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The Windrift Restaurant

) #3 of 50 Restaurants in Avalon €€ - €€€ Pizza, Seafood, American
105 80th St, Avalon, NJ 08202-1037
+1 609-368-5761
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (27 reviews)
“wings” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Pizza, Seafood, American, Bar, Sushi
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
105 80th St, Avalon, NJ 08202-1037
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1 - 10 of 245 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a drink and an appetizer upstairs before we joined a welcome wedding party downstairs. The drinks were perfect and the appetizer was delicious - and not that overpriced considering it's a vacation beach bar. Downstairs was hopping with a live band...More

Thank NjMomandaughter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the many restaurants and different entertainment available. The drinks were well made and they had half price appetizers on Thursday. There is a mixed age group which is nice. A place for everyone!

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Avalon for a work trip. Nice location, convenient to beach with not many options around. Plenty of seating. Welcoming. Great, prompt, upbeat service (really nice attentive bar tenders) and decent food but average or below average pizza. For such an extensive pizza menu (it...More

Thank kmonsters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere like no other. The ocean is your view while enjoying great food, drinks, apps or dinners. Always a busy place so be prepared to wait. We all tried different foods and everyone totally enjoyed everything. I had the sushi and it was amazingly fresh...More

Thank Loveagoodmeal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The top flight bar has a breach view of the beach and ocean and reminded me of the bar at the Breakers in West Palm. Slightly pricey but then this is Avalon.

Thank jimb0114
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The inside of the restaurant (downstairs) was beautifully updated since our last visit a couple years ago. We weren't able to sit at the bar (had the kids with us for lunch) but the food was good, presented nicely but seemed a bit skimpy for...More

Thank Sunset7673
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Windrift Restaurant has it all - great food, fabulous entertainment, and great service. This restaurant has spectacular views of the ocean whether indoor seating is your choice or outdoor dining weather permitting. The menu has a variety of food to choose from. During the...More

Thank Beth P
TheDrift67, Guest Relations Manager at The Windrift Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi Beth, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you choose to spend time with us on your vacation. Great recommendation to get here early for Wing Night, too! Hope to see you this...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Great sushi, and fine dining area is good as well. All if the action is atthe upstairs and downstairs bars, but its really just barfood and sushi. Great spot for nightlife....my go to spot

1  Thank Jeff F
TheDrift67, Guest Relations Manager at The Windrift Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi Jeff, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for The Windrift. We are so proud to be your "go to spot"! See you this summer. Anne

Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was the second tme we had been The Windrift, more formal Sunday lunch this time, still fabulous 6 years apart in our visits, when next back in Avalon will be certainly calling in.

Thank salmonkeith
TheDrift67, Guest Relations Manager at The Windrift Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi There, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for The Windrift. We are so glad that you came back and remembered us after 6 years. Hope it's not so long before your next visit! Anne

Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is another place you can park your car for your entire stay. Great for families with young children because the pool is actually heated! Also have wait service at the pool so you can order lunch and/or a cocktail so it's a vacation for...More

Thank Joseph M
TheDrift67, Guest Relations Manager at The Windrift Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback about The Windrift! We are so glad that you like us!

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billboyes
4 September 2016|
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Response from Doug L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, The Windrift restaurant is open all year, you may call the hotel at this number. 800.453.7438
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billboyes
4 September 2016|
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Response from caztravels | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open most of the year!
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Bill S
23 July 2016|
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Response from DaveJoseph | Reviewed this property |
It is summer casual. No swim suits but regular shirts and pants
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$33
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 12:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 80th St, Avalon, NJ 08202-1037
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-368-5761
  • E-mail
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