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Europa South Restaurant

521 Arnold Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2501
+1 732-295-1500
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (21 reviews)
“tapas” (11 reviews)
“saffron rice” (4 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Seafood, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
521 Arnold Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2501
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Best Sangria in the area, good tapas menu if you'd like to sit in bar area for drinks and apps. Can sit a table in bar area for dinner too. Dining room available as well. Happy hour most days with half price pitchers of Sangria.

Thank TWurz
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We have passed Europa South many times every summer, for 28 years, and never had an opportunity to stop in. Last night we finally got there. We wish we had stopped in years ago, it was fabulous! Our waiter, Remy, was very knowledgeable and made...More

Thank GiantCat
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I really was hoping for the food to taste like the Newark restaurants but not so. Service was slow and food was ok. Not my first choice.

Thank Deacon Vince
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We dined here recently and it was OK.Nothing was exceptional and actually pretty average The Shrimp in garlic was pretty average but the Clams in Green sauce were good. The Filet Mignon while quite large was Ok,The Veal Madeira was swimming in sauce and not...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

My first time to experience Paella and it was certainly a dish I will remember forever. Nice little intimate restaurant downtown. I look forward to coming back and trying a different dish.

Thank michelleG7915AZ
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Fantastic menu, with unique dishes of seafood and meats. Comfortable atmosphere and friendly service. Tapas menu in bar. Choices for any appetite

Thank Antny P
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The service and food was excellent. The wait staff was personable. They knew how to make a dinner seem elegant. The food was authentic and plentiful.

Thank Kelli M
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Tables too close. Service was very good. 2 drinks at bar was $25 before tip (glass of wine & Manhattan). Meal (1 appetizer, 1 soup & Paellas) with sangria was $140 before tip. A bit overpriced in my view, but overall a...More

Thank ejmoller
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant. It's a little bit old-fashioned .it's been in point Pleasant for a long time. But you could always get an excellent meal. There sangria is excellent. Everything is fresh. Always had a good meal here .never was disappointed. Worthy of a...More

Thank rpstrobel
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The food was very good but on the expensive side. We all had different options for dinner- lobster, steak, pasta and fish

Thank MarieSmith111
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Arthur C
Where can we park near the restaurant?
20 July 2016|
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Response from r k | Reviewed this property |
Right across the street. Public parkinh and its frre
Arthur C
Where do you park near the restaurant?
20 July 2016|
Response from TobysMom02 | Reviewed this property |
Hi...public parking lot just across the street behind Bordens. Also parking behind Bank of America which is just basically next door.
Nick G
Do they have a wine list I can view on line?
6 March 2016|
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Response from Bones57 | Reviewed this property |
They do. Their wines consist mainly of Spanish and Portuguese rioja and tempranillo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 Arnold Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2501
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 732-295-1500
  • E-mail