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The Grenville Restaurant

345 Main Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-4735
+1 732-892-3100
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible31%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (8 reviews)
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
“our waiter” (6 reviews)
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345 Main Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-4735
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Bay Head is such a beautiful beach town and from the street the Grenville Inn looks very inviting but buyer beware. We neglected to check Trip Advisor before reserving a room at the hotel but, in hindsight, should have. The house is in a shambles...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We went to the brunch and the inside was beautiful! The brunch was good food wise but a little dirty the toasters were gross and they only had bagels. I give it three stars 15$ a person you get what you pay for.

Thank catzst6
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I went to the restaurant to celebrate my birthday. The people in attendance were friendly. We sat near a nicely decorated fireplace. The service was good as there were so few people there. There were only three other tables occupied on a Saturday evening, but...More

Thank sadiedust
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We stayed at the hotel and were told by friends that the restaurant was good, so we went there for dinner. We were one of 2 couples in the entire restaurant, so the service was excellent. The entrees were a bit pricey($20-30). They were good,...More

1  Thank suzieb14
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went for dinner and there were three tables occuppied in this very large restaurant. The rest of the tables were bare...no settings and the place looked like a dump. Food was mixed. In our table of four, Two got very good meals, one got a...More

2  Thank 959Llawrence
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The staff was super helpful. The decorations and table settings were quite fancy. The food was ample and DELICIOUS! My fave were the crab cakes, utterly yummy! From appetizers to soup and salads and entrees and dessert, the Grenville rocked the service. I will be...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My Daughter and I had lunch here today. We were not expecting a lot at this grand old institution. Were we surprised,we both had Sea Bass for our entrée. It was cooked to perfection. I don't who is cooking in that kitchen but they are...More

Thank Chica01Florida
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Fresh seafood, wonderful flavor & presentation. Love the location, a beautiful older Victorian. Our waiter ! Joe, was attentive & prompt. Wonderful Anniversary celebration !! Highly recommend!

Thank Janevar
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The Grenville restaurant was always a special place to go for lunch or dinner when visiting the Jersey Shore. The decor was charming and the food was always good. Not any more! I took my sister and her husband who are from Canada there for...More

2  Thank Ginnyd320
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Went to the Sunday brunch today for father's day. It was absolutely the worse dining experience I ever had in my life!!! I should have known when I saw plenty of parking spaces in front of the place and only a few tables of other...More

1  Thank Mary R
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Questions & Answers
Pat D
8 June 2016|
Response from grenville3100 | Property representative |
Not a problem. you can call 732 892 3100 or email on the website Also byob and we also feature wines from the Sharrott Winery in NJ.
Lisa G
31 January 2016|
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Response from 622eagle | Reviewed this property |
BYOB. I saw a table with champagne that they brought with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Main Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-4735
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Bay Head
  • Phone Number: +1 732-892-3100
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Grenville
Relax and enjoy excellent food on the veranda or by the fireplace in dining room. Sunday Brunch Buffet, Lunch, or Dinner. Stroll to the atlantic ocean for pristine beach!Bring your Family and Friends. Visit our website for specials. Stay in our Hotel guests rooms.
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