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Perks Cafe

303 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-3262
+1 732-899-2888
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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303 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-3262
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always make a point of visiting Perks during our annual stay in Point Pleasant Beach. This is a casual country-type restaurant serving excellent food and offering excellent service. We usually go for breakfast - today we enjoyed breakfast for lunch. Unfortunately today was Perks...More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The food was really good and fresh. Nice portion sizes. The omelette was fantastic and the pancakes too.

Thank amatticoli
Reviewed 27 August 2018

On a whim we drove down to Point Pleasant. Stopped at Perks for breakfast. We happened to get there just before the crowd.We were greeted at the door by a very cheerful young girl and I guess the owner or manager and seated quickly. Server...More

Thank Rednep
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Clean beach style restaurant. Food was good, owner came and checked our table to be sure all was well. waitress was friendly, cashier wouldn't talk or smile, wasn't friendly, but everyone else was nice. ample parking. Had one egg for breakfast $6.95, coffee $2.95. A...More

Thank hanshi
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We had not been here in several years and we were not disappointed we stopped in. Service was good, food was delicious and the manager walked around speaking with everyone. It is located close to the boardwalk and the beach and there is plenty of...More

Thank MaMa13903
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Everything about our lunch was perfect. The atmosphere at Perks is festive and beachy and the food and service are good. All nine of us, age 12-77, including three vegans, one gluten intolerant, and one picky senior adult found something very satisfying on the extensive...More

Thank crosskeysmom
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Came on Sunday morning that was pouring down rain. Arrived around 8:45 and the place waa very empty. By the time we left, it had filled up. Parking is available which is a plus. Ordered eggs and pancakes- very tasty. Our son had an Oreo...More

Thank JKAN-Ashburn-VA
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Plenty of tables and just a wonderful breakfast menu. Huge selections and absolutely something for everyone. Owner is friendly and wait staff is also. We come every year for breakfast.

Thank lljjbb
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Our sister was renewing her vows on the beach and came up from Long Island for the weekend. Came up to the Point Pleasant board walk and stumbled on the neighborhood gem. The amount of food they served us was incredible. My husband ordered the...More

Thank irishblueeyes21
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We breakfasted here several times during our shore vacation, and have been for years. Cinnamon Bread French Toast is a favorite, as are the waffles. Great food, service and location. What more could you ask for?

Thank Kathryn B
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Susan M
20 March 2018|
Response from ARISTOTLE A | Property representative |
Hello Susan We are not hiring for Perks but are for our Oceanside dining restaurant across the street at Jenkinson’s pavilion ... hostess, bus persons and waitresses ... just go and apply in person if you are interested... More
Therese L
7 April 2017|
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Response from ARISTOTLE A | Property representative |
Lol I don't know how these crazy rumors start, but we will be open mid May (May 13th just before Mothers Day) as always and for the next 10 plus years. Thank you very much for the compliment we truly try very hard to do... More
23 July 2016|
Response from ARISTOTLE A | Property representative |
Sadly no we wish we could .. We open the week before memorial day weekend and close the weekend after Labor Day Please enjoy your stay with us 👍
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-3262
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 732-899-2888
PERKS CAFE is a Family owned breakfast and lunch restaurant with more than generous plate servings. We seat 120 and a counter that seats 6. We also have on site parking while dining only. We're open from 8AM until 2PM (1:45 PM is our last seating)7 days a week from Memorial day until Labor Day...All other open months we are open on Saturday and Sunday from 8am to 1pm. Please join us and enjoy, we do try so very hard to please everyone and even with the rising costs of food have never stopped useing qulity products and ingredients like farm freash XL eggs,Hatfield sausage,a Costa Rican blended coffee,Pitt Ham steaks, Hormel thick cut bacon to just name a few as the list goes on. So please bring a appetite and hope to see you'all soon !!
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