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Skelly's Hi Point Pub

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American, Bar, Pub
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North Shore Road, Absecon, NJ 08201
+1 609-641-3172
Sun - Tue 10:00 - 02:00
Wed 10:00 - 00:00
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Fullerton, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely awesome yummy crab bisque soup the best there is great service great drinks and sandwiches this place is just a must visit for breakfast lunch or dinner

Thank robertleandra511
Lancaster PA
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115 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

If your looking for a Pub, this place can work. They dining area is open next to the Bar. Very loud ! The service was good and so was the food . Prices were on the high side for this type of place.

Thank FamilyTime23
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

My wife and I went there during the #50bitesAC promotion/charity event. We had the crab bisque and it was excellent. Service was great. Not far from AC so if there, I recommend it.

Thank DCShaker
Linwood, New Jersey
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I recommend you go here for 2 things only: wings and crab bisque. I have tried almost everything else here and its marginal at best. Last trip ordered the chopped salad, which I even asked if it is chopped up fine Waiter said yes, but it wasn't. When I asked him about it when he delivered it, he told me... More 

Thank Scott T
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I always stop at the Hi Point every trip! Great local place. Great lunch specials every day, top notch bartenders (Beth!!). I have never gotten a meal I didn't love. The bisque is the best!

Thank nexttime1
Buffalo, New York
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to catch end of 1:00pm NFL games on a recent Sunday afternoon. Good sized bar with a take out food area and liquor store. Friendly bar patrons and attentive barmaid. Decent beer specials, $2.00 Bud/Bud Light pints. Did not eat there because I had recently eaten elsewhere. Popular local joint with a good vibe. Would recommend.

Thank MarineCorpsOne
Galloway, New Jersey
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We've been saying for a long time that we needed to try Hi Point Pub. Finally, we made it there on a Saturday evening. We had an excellent meal--appetizers, 1-1/2 lb. whole lobster special, and the best bread pudding I have ever had. This is definitely on our 'favorites' list.

Thank Joanne H
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Everything has gone down here especially portions and quality. And the people coming in also has spireled downwards since being sold last year

Thank tdprice321
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We loved this place We don't drink but the food was great! The Top shelf lobster special from heaven made my night ! The chicken Marsala was a disappointment as the chicken was very sparse and the sauce was too sweet . Other places use tomato in the sauce but this was basically sweet and small. Only a 6 out... More 

Thank susansonamission
Montreal, Canada
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a local pub. it is not fancy but the food is good and service beyond what i encountered in Atlantic City. The place is friendly and you get your money's worth.

Thank Dober10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Shore Road, Absecon, NJ 08201
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Absecon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-641-3172

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?