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Ragin' Cajun

1102 State Route 35, Hwy 35 N, Belmar, NJ 07719-2731
+1 732-280-6828
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Cajun & Creole
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1102 State Route 35, Hwy 35 N, Belmar, NJ 07719-2731
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took some friends to Ragin Cajun last week. They had never been here before and I think it's safe to say that everyone left happy. BYOB so bring a selection. Warning: the Jambalaya is HOT! It even says in the menu that it cannot be...More

Thank NJSteven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally had dinner here after passing it by so many times! Quaint little place with some bold flavors and large dishes. Everyone enjoyed their apps and dinner. Absolutely loved the alligator sausage and blackened tuna bites! Dinners all came out in large portions. My wife...More

Thank Caz_Diner_
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Kept driving by this spot,but one day the smell just took hold of me and might I say happy it did what a lovely place,set in a old home with a porch that you can sit out on if weather permits,its BYOB I had the...More

Thank eigram66
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Small atmosphere but wonderful selection of entrees. You can specify what level of heat to have included in your meal, so everyone can be accommodated - from none to blazing. I recommend the Swamp Daddy pasta.

Thank oharaj
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I went because my husband wanted to try something different. I did not like the location. You need to park on a side street and walk there no matter what. You need to like spicy food as it is cajun. The environment was like being...More

Thank ibdagreatest1
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Small restaurant in a old victorian house with parking on street north of restaurant. Came here a few months ago on a Wed... Three of us sat in the back next to the open kitchen. The staff consisted of a waitress, a cook and a...More

1  Thank GreatOneRedux
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for years. Atmosphere is great - local, homey. The food is fantastic. We enjoy all of the apps but are particularly fond of the alligator sausage and blackened tuna or chicken. Every entree we have ever gotten has been delicious....More

Thank Tammy G
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This used to be one of our favorite restaurants. We had a very bad meal last year, but decided to give it a second chance. It will be our last visit. The bread is fantastic. The Cesar salad was great. It went down hill fast....More

Thank dmcesq
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My better half and I tried it and we like it. I had the chicken bites with cajun spices, beans and rice and broccoli. Meal was hot and tasty. Other half had the scallops and shrimp and loved it! Service was very good- we'll leave...More

Thank HunterdonPaul
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit Houston I stop at at the local haunts for Cajun crawfish dishes. This was my first time at this restaurant and I thought it was absolutely delicious in every way possible.

1  Thank Cliff L
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Philip M
26 April 2016|
Response from Henry G | Reviewed this property |
Live music is only offered occasionally and is advertised. "Normally" takes music is currently being offered.
6 July 2015|
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Response from BelmarSol | Reviewed this property |
Chicken or Shrimp Diane are both excellent and are not spicy.
3 February 2015|
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Response from Licia M | Reviewed this property |
The resort will meet you there but you do have to make those arrangements with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1102 State Route 35, Hwy 35 N, Belmar, NJ 07719-2731
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Belmar
  • Phone Number: +1 732-280-6828
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