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Lemon Mediterranean Restaurant

3475 US Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728-3209
+1 732-761-0900
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice balls” (51 reviews)
“hummus” (53 reviews)
“lamb” (38 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Italian, French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3475 US Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728-3209
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stellar service and good food. Started off with complimentary hummus and pita. I like my homemade hummus better. Enjoyed the special arugula salad but the arugula was tasteless. Did not have that peppery taste to it. The three Sicilian rice balls were tiny but tasty....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank yurothamotha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent, food is always unbelievable. Staff is awesome, they are there to take care of you. And as for the owner Ash, the man knows how to run a restaurant. One of my favorite restaurants.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Domoz23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chef Ash and his staff provided a marvelous birthday luncheon for my sister’s 75th birthday. Alex, his maître d, was exceptional. Alex made sure that the tables were set up properly, ensured that all our guests were comfortable and even took time to play with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jiillybeanz2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was amazing and the food was phenomenal! This is definitely a must visit we already can't wait to come back for another date night!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Meg J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent, good portion sizes, and excellent service. The owner took the time to welcome us give us a little history on the restaurant. Would definitely go back if we are ever in the area again. One caution, the jug handles are bit...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Denise C
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We have always loved visiting Lemon for dinner l, the food is excellent and the owner/staff make you feel so welcomed and like family! We decided to cater our daughters Dedication, and the food was excellent! All of our guests commented on how delicious everything...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jmpisacreta
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Had a fabulous time at Chef Ash’s cooking class. The lamb ragù was amazing and the mango panna cotta was truly delicious! I never liked lamb or mango but you changed my mind! a few lucky students are chosen to participate and help demonstrate the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tara C
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I dined at Lemon this past Friday, along with a group of friends. I was looking forward to eating here, since I’d heard good things about the restaurant over the past couple of years. Service was good, and one server brought out...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank denisec65
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My family of 5 adults and 5 children happened upon Lemon after Apple picking. We had picky, tired kids with us and they welcomed us warmly and the owner even came over to make sure the kids were accommodated with food off the menu so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Destination259850
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Enjoyed this restaurant for the first time with 5 good friends. We ordered the farro salad, a romaine salad and a beet salad which we all shared. I had the gnocchi (homemade) for my entree which was absolutely delicious! Another friend had tilapia, two others...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Susan P
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29 July 2017|
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Response from mark d | Reviewed this property |
If you are speaking of chicken fingers or mac and cheese, there is not a posted dinner menu. That said, and while it is more an adult establishment, Chef Ash can be most accommodating. I would call first to be sure... More
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22 March 2017|
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Response from Wildannie | Reviewed this property |
not a kid's menu per se, but the owner is so accommodating he will whip anything up you ask him to do. I recommend you give it a shot if you haven't already
16 December 2016|
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Response from CalicoMary | Reviewed this property |
I was treated to lunch for my birthday, so I'm sorry, I don't know prices or even times.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3475 US Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728-3209
    (Three Brooks Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Freehold
  • Phone Number: +1 732-761-0900
  • E-mail
Chef Ash introduces Lemon Mediterranean Restaurant. Our menu brings together many splendid cuisines, such as Italian, Spanish, French, Moroccan and Greek. With such a diverse menu, we look to please all palates, from the casual diner to the most sophisticated foodie. Our goal is to ensure that the presentation, cuisine and service foster an equally accessible atmosphere to everyone Lemon will be the ideal spot for any occasion! Coupons or discounts not valid with open table reservations. Gluten free menu available.
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