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Rock 'n Chair

€€ - €€€American,
2409 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
+1 609-967-3300
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (6 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
“key lime pie” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30 Hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
2409 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well we have been waiting for our breakfast outlet for 1 1/2 hours and there is hardly anyone here. Waitress said the kitchen is a mess right now? Food finally came and Was cold ! No explanation and manager kept avoiding us.

Thank Rsiesta
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I went to a cocktail reception in one of their upstairs function room. It has a nice atmosphere, the wine was good, and the food from the buffet was good. I have nothing bad to say, but nothing stood out as spectacular either.

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We had never been to the Rock 'n Chair and decided to try it out. My wife gad the salmon and said it was excellent. I had the Onion Soup which was great but I was disappointed in the Chicken Parm that I had for...More

Thank Njlou1
Reviewed 17 February 2018

This restaurant and bar is always a great option when visiting the island year round. The wedge salad with a crab cake is my favorite. The music is fun on Friday nights!

Thank 50andfabulous2017
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went to Rock 'n Chair with friends to play quizzo and have dinner. It was really fun as there was a fun but competitive group of people there. Service was timely and pleasant. My wife had a wonderful chicken sandwich. I had the buffalo...More

Thank LuvDaSun222
Reviewed 4 September 2017

On a weekend trip for Labor Day and found this on a quick "we need food" search. Getting a table online was easy and it just kept going from there. Upon arrival, we were seated quickly, met our waitress with getting a drink order promptly,...More

Thank AJLombardo
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We ended up at the Rock 'n chair when our first choice was closed. Service was inexplicably slow on a quiet Wednesday night. The soup was served lukewarm. We had a big group and about half the entrees were mediocre. Recognizing it is in a...More

Thank adobin
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Tried this restaurant because of reviews on TV. Had reservations but didn't need them had a Little,you Pulitzer martini which was very good. Both of us had halibut which was excellent. A peanut butter bomb was a most satisfying dessert. Still have no idea who...More

Thank docbutch
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 9...4 adults & 5 teenagers...2 families of in laws. We met for dinner first. We all ordered different things from the menu...gluten free pizza, salad, burgers, pasta dishes...everyone loved their meals. We stayed to play Quizzo, which was a blast....More

Thank my2kidsmom9702
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Another great vacation dinner night here. This restaurant offers a variety of early bird dinner options after a full day at the beach. Soup/salad, drink, meal and dessert. Fed the grandparents to our teenager well. We have been enjoying the Rock 'n Chair for years!...More

Thank ReadingOneMrs
Rocknchair, Manager at Rock 'n Chair, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you! We appreciate your business and hope you had a wonderful vacation.

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10 August 2017|
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Response from Gina D | Property representative |
We have a covered deck for outside dining...hope you join us soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
American, Bar
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
09:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2409 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-967-3300
  • E-mail
Upscale shore casual with open air feel and outside patio seating. We serve breakfast 9am on Sat, Sun and holidays. Lunch and dinner daily at 11:30. Great breakfast Bloody Mary's and breakfast cocktail menu, and our new Martini menu is sure to please.
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