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The Serenity Cafe

2008 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-7183
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2008 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-7183
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Chicken wrap very good but seared tuna salad unbeatable! Pretty close to Garden State Parkway. Easy off easy on.

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the Best Restaurants I have ever dined in with my family. Quiet....nice decor....excellent wait staff. The menu is similar to the Poached Pear in Point Pleasant. I ordered a dish I have never had before ....a beef dish with rice...it was...More

Thank Ginny T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cooking has never been my dear mother’s strong suit so I’ll give her a little slack when it comes to heaping praise on this establishment. Dunno maybe it was the kitschy setting, overly chewy calamari or country music playing in the background but this is...More

Thank david r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our daughter's bridal shower here yesterday and it was beautiful. Greg was very accommodating to the vegans and vegetarians that were attending! Our daughter said it was just perfect. We would recommend having a party here.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed April 10, 2018

We held a couples wedding shower here for 45 people in their side room. Jeannette did a great job. BYOB made this very affordable and Jeannette handled setting up all the mimosas, wine and beer we brought. The presentation was wonderful. We had 4 entrees...More

Thank wall49
Reviewed April 6, 2018

First, the place is beautifully decorated,with linen covered tables and linen napkins. Second, the food is out-of-this-world good. I had the shrimp appetizer and the Faroe Island Salmon. Every component in each dish was utterly delicious. The salmon came with black olive tapenade, a potato...More

Thank Ternstyle1952
Reviewed March 23, 2018

The atmosphere is warm and cozy. The food was amazing and different. The chef changes the menu every month so you are not getting the same boring food all of the time. The servers were warm, welcoming and knowledgable. Great place.

1  Thank Christine S
Reviewed January 12, 2018

And each time we ask ourselves why we keep going back. This is a very hit and miss restaurant. Most times the entrees are good however they are either lacking taste or over seasoned. We dined at Serenity last night. My husband and I both...More

2  Thank Mo H
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Food is very good and the atmosphere is ok . Service very good too. Prices are a bit high for a strip mall resturant.

Thank james a
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The menu changes every few weeks so you never get tired of the amazing choices and delious food. Take your time and enjoy the appetizers, main course and desert choices.

Thank Diane M
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December 4, 2015|
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Response from StevenIG | Reviewed this property |
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October 1, 2015|
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Response from Connie H | Reviewed this property |
No they do not serve brunch. But they do serve a delicious lunch and dinner? Check out their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2008 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-7183
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: 732-270-2088
Phone number 732 270 2088
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