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happy days cafe - CLOSED

960 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3536
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good8%
  • Average25%
  • Poor43%
  • Terrible16%
19 Jun 2014
“Disgusting. Microwaved food”
1 Oct 2013
“Thought the Fonz or Richie was going to walk in....”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Diner
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960 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3536
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Reviewed 19 June 2014

We were so excited about this place due to it's decor. The food was cheap which was great. We ordered chicken nuggets and a chili dog. The dog tasted like it was soaking in water all night and had NO flavor, my mom was gagging...More

2  Thank SamCraner
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Our family had dinner at Happy Days Diner in Ocean City, NJ The food was fantastic - we had hamburgers, cheese steak sandwiches all were freshly made and we did not wait long at all. They also served french fries and they were fantastic -...More

Thank Debby W
Reviewed 29 August 2013

I love 50's diners, and so was very excited to try this place out. The decor is 50's, but seemed kinda old. They have a big train track overhead, but it didn't seem to be working. The place just seemed dingy overall. Our waitress was...More

1  Thank LauraMC70
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We went here to enjoy a 50s style diner. The decor is about right, but the music isn't. The menu is what you would expect: burgers, fries, milkshakes, etc. The dining room was about one third full and they didn't look short staffed, but things...More

Thank awampler
Reviewed 4 August 2013

My family of 4 risked the restaurant this past week, despite the negative reviews seen here. We had a great time! We were seated immediately, and our waitress was wonderful - friendly, attentive, enthusiastic, and very capable. The food was fine - burgers, fries, malts.......More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Celebrated the arrival of our extended family to OC with a visit to Happy Days Café; big mistake. The eatery, a 50s themed café, has an inviting retro feel with tables, booths and counter seating. The interior is a little “crowded” and a rude customer...More

1  Thank Hunt201
Reviewed 16 June 2013 via mobile

Cold, cold food. Untrained servers (whom are more eager to receive your gratuity than serve you) a horribly arrogant owner who is in financial distress and a restaurant with no visable management. Closing times change depending upon the traffic and food that is extremely overpriced...More

2  Thank Joshua P
Reviewed 27 May 2013

My burger was underdone, and was more lettuce and tomato than beef. Husband's grilled chicken sandwich had a big piece of fat in the middle. Kiddos chicken fingers were burned. Not my idea of fun. Was less than thrilled to pay $30+tip. I agree with...More

Thank SAHMof2girls
Reviewed 25 October 2012

October 20th a beautiful sunny saturday, shopping on Asbury Avenue they had a sign outside on the sidewalk for clam chowder soup. All six of us went in to have lunch since we were all starving. NO soup, ONE waitress, for a crowded place, waited...More

Thank JoanG806
Reviewed 1 September 2012

We took our children for ice cream and sat at the counter. The servers (about 4-5 of them) stood around, talked about how they had been fired and rehired, about the owner negatively, used foul language in front of our kids. One quoted, "this town...More

2  Thank Probak
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
American, Diner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 960 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3536
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
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