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E J Callahan's - CLOSED

1500 Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-6455
+1 609-494-5776
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good4%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible74%
7 Mar 2014
“Going, going, gone....”
3 Aug 2013
“It's not Manhattan”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Steakhouse, Seafood
1500 Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-6455
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Reviewed 7 March 2014

They have changed owners and are now operating under new managment. Good thing too because it needed a fresh start!

1  Thank LBIBeachBum13
Reviewed 3 August 2013

I've been staying right up the street from Callahan's for 23 years, have always used their liquor store but never the restaurant. Last Saturday we gave it a try and decided we'll have to do so at least one Saturday night every August. I can't...More

2  Thank TAGMEL
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Was going to go to a restaurant across the street, but decided to try this place on a whim. We have been summer residents of this town for the past 17 years and look to patronize local places. I had seen some negative reviews about...More

2  Thank BuckCRNA
Reviewed 16 January 2013

My wife & i were Wed 5/4/12 @ Barnegat Light... We went to Callahans after the ceremony, they weren't open but accomadated us and 12 others a lil earlier than they opened. Awesome food, Staff n Spirits... We will def. go back :)

1  Thank Stollclif
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Pleasant, clean, comfortable place with very friendly staff. Had lunch/ Excellent. Price was good. Great selection of beers and wines.

1  Thank AeroArchives
Reviewed 28 May 2012 via mobile

The only nice one is Deb the bartender. The whole staff is miserable. It's a crime to ask a question. All the comments Left ^...are extremely accurate. If you go on a Saturday night, during live entertainment...drinks go up an additional 50 cents lmao...the entertainment...More

3  Thank Oceans1111
Reviewed 18 November 2011

We come here because it is close to our home. The happy hour offers some great deals on food and drinks - especially for LBI). The burgers and sandwiches are good. The rest of the menu is traditional pub food done competently. Not worth a...More

Reviewed 29 September 2011

We have been going to LBI for twenty years and just recently purchased a house in Surf City. Our family dines out often and by far this was the worst encounter we have ever had at any restaurant. We went out early on a Saturday...More

10  Thank GTM9635
Reviewed 16 September 2011

Afred Hitchcock's Psycho horror film comes to mind. The owners, presumably a Husband and wife team, seem to take delight in making their "guests" dining experience miserable. The food is terrible, the prices average (average that is for a nice place which this isn't), and...More

4  Thank Brad M
Reviewed 4 September 2011

My wife and I stopped in for a bite, being we rented a house down the block....we asked the bartender how 4 items on the menu were, and got the same response...."Excellent!!!!"....one of the items was chicken wings, seemed simple enough, you can't really screw...More

4  Thank Melikeyfood
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  • Address: 1500 Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-6455
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-5776
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