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712 Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5253
+1 609-494-1667
08:00 - 21:00
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Sun 07:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 20:00
Fri 08:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. With the new owners in place this restaurant has improved in many area. The service, addition of wonderful dinner items and the price is not matched by many of the restaurants on The entire island. A wonderful family restaurant with quality and service is it's normal. Clean and inviting!

Thank Kathleen C
Long Beach Island, New Jersey
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104 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Under new ownership Wally's has a clean new look and menu. The staff is courteous and friendly. The restaurant is bright and clean.

Thank Angelo R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Friendly, personal service, freshly prepared food, made to,order dishes. Wally's always seems happy to modify items based upon guest's tastes and needs. Very affordable by Long Beach Island standards. One of our most favs on the island for brunch, lunch, even a BYO dinner. ,

Thank Sally H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Normally I would rate Wally's a 5. We enjoy their food, the restaurant's cleanliness, and the service. We started eating at Wally's the day they took the old sign down and put up the new sign; it is safe to say we eat hete a lot. There are times, however, when Wally's service is slow when there's no excuse for... More 

Thank cdmlbi
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Another fantastic meal at wally's Hash and eggs, mushroom omelet and margarita omelet fantastic Delicious as always Linda great waitress

Thank LindaRitz
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I found ourselves very off season at the Jersey shore for a conference. We came upon Wallys and we're delighted. Had dinner there...fresh food, beautifully prepared and served in a friendly, bright atmosphere. Very reasonably priced, I might add. Went again the next day for lunch...same thing. Happy to review this place most favorably.

Thank Jurots
Short Hills
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had breakfast yesterday and lunch today at Wally's, a casual, laid-back restaurant right in Surf City. Both times, we were very well taken care of by Jess H., who's a mix of friend, cousin, great neighbor and all-round likeable person. Walking into Wally's is like going to your favorite aunt's kitchen, and the food matches (assuming your aunt is... More 

Thank CraigRShortHills
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent fare. Excellent service. Waffles superior, pancakes too. Fluffy omelettes, homemade hash. Thanks Linda!

Thank Miriam R
Delray Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful New England clam chowder, delicious veggie quesadillas and great service from Annette. Cozy and comfortable atmosphere. It's a great family place for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The crumb cake is outstanding!

Thank Lynne P
Tuckerton, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The chief customized a dish for my wife because of diet restrictions and the food was amazing...the wait staff was awesome...friendly service, fast food was fresh and delicious!!! Cheryl was our waitress and she was great!!! We hope to go back very soon!

Thank deborahhunke

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 712 Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5253
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-1667
Thank you to all of our friends/guests! We've really enjoyed serving you in 2016. As you may have noticed, we've recently completed some updates to our exterior and will be closing now until mid February to complete some enhancements to our kitchen to expand the services we are able to offer our guests. Thank you very much for your feedback and support which resulted in our #1 rating on Trip Advisor for Surf City! We wish you and your families a healthy and happy holiday season and look forward to serving you again in February of 2017!

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