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3430 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-6257
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kobe beef” (22 reviews)
“sushi” (160 reviews)
“oysters” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Chinese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3430 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-6257
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Reviewed yesterday

What happened here? Holiday weekend rainy Monday night. I called was told yes we had cancellations but are not reserving tables for the cancells just come in and we will see if you can be seated at a table. Really...We arrived at 530 to an...More

Thank Jill A
Reviewed 2 days ago

I aboslutely love this place!! The food is consistantly awesome!!! From the clams & oysters to the sushi & sashimi to their whole fried fish which is truly a treat. So many different wonderful experiences all in the same place!! Great service, great prices. For...More

Thank watwil
Reviewed 2 days ago

XINA has an incredible crab salad along with various Oriental dishes. Very popular with locals and vacationers alike.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now having eaten there for lunches and dinners, I would definitely recommend this restaurant for any day of the week. You should make reservations for dinner or take the chance of either a long wait or not getting in at all. Truly worth the visit!!...More

Thank JUDY D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are only a handful of good restaurants near Seaside, and this is one not to miss. All of our dishes were presented perfectly and full of flavor. Worth every penny

Thank Luke A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to Xina for sometime now. This night I met friends for dinner. The menu had some unique dishes like Kobe beef over hot stones that you cooked yourself. It was busy even at 5:30pm on a Tuesday. Reservations are recommended. They...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easily the best sushi place around! the crowds and the wait are a testament to the high quality and large portions. make a reservation if you can!

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a nice window seat with the water in the background of Barnegat Bay. As soon as we sat down flies everywhere along the window. Informed the waitress and also the owner. Extremely disappointed!

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We have been dining here for years and we have never had a disappointing meal. The food is always fresh, especially the raw bar. The prices are reasonable and the view of the bay is a great touch.

Thank mdeem1
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great food service and owners! Beautiful people. Also priced right! Always a good crowd sushi is amazing! All the food is amazing!

Thank Rpost25
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Questions & Answers
19 June 2018|
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Response from nicolette c | Reviewed this property |
I agree the food is always really fresh and amazing and the wait staff is always so nice
30 December 2017|
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Response from Annette R | Reviewed this property |
They do not have a liquor license. They are strictly a BYOB establishment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3430 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-6257
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: 732-279-6327
New restaurant where Ava's by the bay was.
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