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The Chowda House

78 Bridge Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1160
+1 732-747-1500
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (15 reviews)
“chowda” (21 reviews)
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
78 Bridge Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1160
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We have been coming here for a long time, typically getting take out bisque and chowder which has always been good. We recently went on a Friday night and it was a disaster. There were not many tables full but it took almost 1.5 hours...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I brought my family here despite mixed experiences in the past. We know a person who works there, and have tried to support this local business. Sorry to say yesterday was the last time. So many faults: - service very slow - parts of the...More

Thank danielmlennon
Reviewed 9 July 2018

After a long beach in Sea Bright day we looked online to see what sea food restaurants were around us. We found The Chowda House and based on previous reviews on Google decided to give it a try. I must say it is a cute...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 11 June 2018

A rainy, cool June Sunday. Perfect day for warm chowder and fish and chips. Best fish and chips I have had so far in Red Bank, hake or scrod, perfectly cooked with fresh cut chips. Manhattan chowder a bit bland for my taste, but warm...More

Thank TheCFO
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Joint looks like it out of seaport in New England. Great wait staff-Knowledgeable and wants you to have great in or out dining experience. Clam Chowder is out of control!! Fresh-unique broth and plenty, plenty of "real clams." I also had the Shrimp Po Boy...More

Thank BOB19531953
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because it was rated highly, close to the train, and was reasonably priced. We ordered fish and chips and clam chowder. The food was greasy we had to send the fish back because it was under cooked, and while the second...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. It was outstanding. The service was great, the fried clams were delicious. My husband ordered the cod sandwich, it was huge and perfectly cooked. I ordered the lobster roll with the citrus aioli omg it was so good. This place...More

1  Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We were excited about our visit to Chowda House. The meals we ordered weren't memorable. The New England clam chowder was watery and the dinner salad basic.

Thank Twentyfifteen
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lobster rolls and fish and chips are great. I enjoy going here in the summer with my family because of the outside dining area behind the restaurant.

Thank phyllismooney
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent I had to Manhattan clam chowder it was excellent I had the fried seafood combo it was good but I wish I would've ordered the cod fish and chips

Thank Anthony M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Bridge Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1160
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-747-1500
  • E-mail
Delicious Seafood dishes and Clam Chowdas daily. Lobster Roll and Lobster meals daily. Also have non seafood times i.E. BBQ Chicken, Chicken Sandwiches and Salads. Casual Dining with a nice outside, seasonal dining area. Available for events too. Located directly across from the Red Bank train station.
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