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The Diving Horse

2109 Dune Dr, Ste 5, Avalon, NJ 08202-2075
+1 609-368-5000
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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2109 Dune Dr, Ste 5, Avalon, NJ 08202-2075
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Whenever we visit the shore we make a point to hit TDH at least once for dinner. On this occasion we were a party of eleven and I must make special mention of the attention the staff gave to enabling us to be seated together...More

Thank JD2929
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was taken to this restaurant with the impression that I would eat and see a very healthy menu.The servings are small,i say overpriced and nowhere to go.They serve great food but my companion and I eat different dishes and where not impressed.Ala carte and...More

Thank 123dubdutch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I finally made it to the Diving Horse (it's been open for several years!). We had heard many great things from friends & family in the past but never got around to going. We were told in the past that serving sizes...More

Thank Jillydraff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited The Diving Horse the end of July. The service was great and it operates a BYOB policy which is appreciated. To start we split the mussels and clams dish and for mains we had the tuna dish and pork chop dish and a boardwalk...More

Thank ZannahB-R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A very special restaurant. Excellent service and unique offerings that were delicious. Great for a wonderful evening out!

Thank 6,839
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Nice family dinner outside. Arrived early without a reservation and we were able to be seated. Menu is limited. We each ordered something different from the menu, short ribs and mussels were the win. Lovely service from Laura and Missy the manager. Love the outdoor...More

Thank JunieBee
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Darling restaurant. Decor very fun - I sat in a refurbished church pew. Excellent service. Staff attentive at just the right level. Delicious meal. Will definitely return. Told our hotel to add Diving Horse to their recommendation list.

Thank Delaware806
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner on Memorial Day 2017. Wonderful service and creative offerings. Definitely worth the trip from Sea Isle City even with the bridge out of commission.

Thank cindyvWeston_Ct
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I ate at the Diving Horse several times this past summer, and I will continue to come back when I am Down the Shore. There are two different seating atmospheres - home-style/casual on large tables outside where you cozy up with others, or more traditional...More

Thank Jeepyg
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The food and service is excellent but the price was outrageous. I'm glad we ate there and would love to return but I need to pay the mortgage next month

Thank stef9371
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musicgal39
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Response from mamasue_29 |
So sorry...can't answer but this place is certainly worth a phone inquiry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2109 Dune Dr, Ste 5, Avalon, NJ 08202-2075
    (21st & Dune Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-368-5000
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