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Shut Up & Eat

804 Main St, Toms River, NJ 08753-6520
+1 732-349-4544
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tater tots” (7 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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804 Main St, Toms River, NJ 08753-6520
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here twice recently late September and 1st weekend in November. Fun place with quirky decor. Staff is in pajamas. Food is plentiful and reasonably priced. Seems to be crowded all morning past noontime, but haven't had to wait long for a table. Definitely a...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great very homey breakfast spot. With a late 80s early 90s feel. No high-definition televisions only old Square box TVs with old 90s reruns playing the tot bowl is one of my favorites good place to go 2.

Thank tony d
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Great food and an even better atmosphere. You will enjoy every minute. Always busy so be prepared to wait, but well worth it.

Thank robertd808
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch. Had tuna salad sandwich and turkey sandwich. Both very fresh and tasty. Excellent service, very nice people. Fun, eclectic place. Staff with excellent, welcoming personalities. Great find!

Thank Tom L
Ann G, Owner at Shut Up & Eat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you very much we make everything on premises to order everything better be fresh Please spread the word

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Grandgirl and I eat got a cheeseburger and cups of lobster bisque. The cups of bisque were very good sized and it was delicious. Our cheeseburgers were truly fat and well cooked and yummy - served with hand cut fries. Just sitting at the counter...More

Thank dinerms
Ann G, Owner at Shut Up & Eat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you very much for the great review I’m glad that you and your family had an awesome time here next time sit down and enjoy your meal watch some TV please tell your friends and family hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

People, I went here at noon and ordered scrambled eggs, sausage, hash browns, white toast and coffee. The food was decent. The coffee was blah. Read that as not that good. My waiter was also not that good. However, I think I would go back....More

Thank Tony G
Ann G, Owner at Shut Up & Eat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

I’m sorry you did not enjoy yourself if you had a problem with your food you should’ve responded to your server and we would’ve giving you exactly what you ordered and if your server wasn’t good enough for you you should’ve asked to see the...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Our first visit. Cute place. We had a boardwalk and buffalo chicken quesadilla. Food was excellent. Service very friendly

Thank LynAn09
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Loved the waffle burger.But when I asked for a fork one of them said to go get it yourself.But I did love their jokes and makes me feel like I'm at my home.

Thank th0mash921
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This is my first time coming here. The place is a bit small so it can get crowded very easily. I only waited about 5-10 mins to get seated. Every table had different table clothes, they have umpteen amount of nicnacs and collectibles hung on...More

Thank myspaceusername
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Staff is absolutely amazing and so much fun. Food is AMAZING and what a menu !! It's a MUST to eat there

Thank Donna C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 804 Main St, Toms River, NJ 08753-6520
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: +1 732-349-4544
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