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Turning Point

Certificate of Excellence
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92 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6728
+1 732-923-1104
08:00 - 15:00
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has really delicious brunches, but plan for a long wait. The service is slow, but you won't feel rushed while dining when you finally get seated. The food is tasty, drinks too. Advance reservations are not allowed so get your name on the waitlist.

Thank carolinad683
Long Branch, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere with delicious menu selections that sooth your cravings. Perfect for breakfast, brunch or lunch.

Thank rbettenh
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I have only visited the pier village like location in pier village long branch....food and services were and varied...better than most local dinners,....parking is a problem during the summer season but when you are in the area ....try it..

Thank Alvin K
Morris County, New Jersey
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137 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

After meeting a friend we decided to try a quick lunch. We were seated at a table that was not clean. We showed the waiter the pool of water on the table He responded that is no problem. We then asked for napkins that he allowed us to have piled up wet through our entire meal. For some reason our... More 

Thank Sue S
Bedminster, New Jersey
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Just stopped in to get a drink after a very long walk on the boardwalk and could NOT get anyone to even acknowledge your presence. Waited at least 15 mins and left.

Thank Janet G
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had a lovely breakfast. The sitting area was very pretty and servers very polite. Also, they had great coffee.

Thank mspilates
West Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The food is good. Menu is small, but consistent. Very relaxed atmosphere! A great place to catch up with friends!!

Thank Debbie B
New Jersey
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153 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Eight members of our family gathered from points far & wide at this popular brunch location. Parking was easy & free since it was after 10/1. When we arrived at 11 we were told the wait would be an hour which turned out to be pretty accurate, but our time was well spent catching up in their adjoining waiting area.... More 

Thank Len S
Hasselt, Belgium
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100 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent French restaurant, the dinner menu is not very extended but you can find both seafood and meat or poultry Ideally located at the boardwalk it has great sea views. The food was excellent, certainly the chicken and trout were to recommend. The cocktails were OK, not more. The wine list is extensive with a lot of French wine, quiet... More 

Thank Chris V
Reston, Virginia
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Visiting the area from out of town,some local friends suggested we start the day at Turning Point. What a bright,relaxing,welcoming spot. Really nice breakfast menu,w/choices for all. Service & food were excellent. Always a good sign when your friends know a lot of fellow diners.

Thank jclinden07

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6728
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 732-923-1104

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?