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Surf City

1 Marin Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4412
+1 201-714-5000
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
££ - £££
1 Marin Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4412
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit during summers and fall Harbor front sitting and great cocktails loved the nyc skyline 🌃

Thank anudave85
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great for quick access to the Causeway or either end of the Island. Nice mix of vacationers and year-round people. Beach gets crowded on the weekends, because so many other people like this place, too.

Thank frequentflyer155
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Large open areas, for large or small groups. The food is good, as are the drinks. On a hot summer day the cold drinks are more enjoyable with ocean breezes.

Thank D5033BLpaulb
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have been going here for years, but this is the first year I really felt that it has been taken to new levels. Food is good and seafood is fresh. One complaint is during the summer, the jet skiers come, eat and drink and...More

Thank lucbrut
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by this waterfront restaurant. While most of the seating is outside, that's the perfect place to relax with a drink in the evening, and then dinner.We had coconut shrimp and regular shrimp, both of which were huge servings and very good....More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We stopped by for lunch and could not believe the views. There is a sailboat school nearby. There are sailboats, wave runners, and all size boats passing. We sat outside to take in the views. The service was good and so was the food. There...More

Thank Noraneal
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My co worker was leaving for another assignment and wanted a good seafood meal. We are all from the South and the locals mentioned this restaurant. OMG!! This was a wonderful experience. I had the salmon and vegetables, The portion was so big that I...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

I tried Surf City for teh first time since I moved to Jersey City. Definitely a keeper! Food was very good, teh Sangria tasty and affordable and the setting is hard to beat. On the water, overlooking the Statute of Liberty and the NYC skyline....More

Thank djh5723
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We love Surf City. Local to us and great to sit on their beach area or by the river on a Sunday afternoon. Well priced cocktails and pleasant food. Recommend to all.

Thank LIsa N
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The food is good... The drinks, not so good.. I don't know if it's the bar tenders or the machines at BAR INSIDE, but their margaritas had NO type of alcohol in it... I ordered two just to be sure.. Strawberry and regular and they...More

1  Thank Ladylane P
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Teddy S
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Response from Prsuneekwun | Reviewed this property |
Casual, shorts and tee shirt is fine.. sundress and jeans ok.. after 7pm they are more strict as far as cut off shirts and no jerseys or anything baggy..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Marin Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4412
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-714-5000
  • E-mail
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