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Drew's Bayshore Bistro

25 Church St, Keyport, NJ 07735-1508
+1 732-739-9219
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“voodoo shrimp” (71 reviews)
“jambalaya” (25 reviews)
“pork” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Church St, Keyport, NJ 07735-1508
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We love this place. Everything on the menu is amazing. The chef Drews is a fabulous cook. Our favorites are the Mussels and the shrimp and grits as well atbthe pork chop and filet minion. Everything is amazing at this wonderful restaurant near the Jersey...More

Thank Mimi56
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We’re big fans of Drew’s. Every time we come here the menu has some amazing new additions as well as some cool specials. Last night, strawberry bruschetta!! Fantastic combination you’d never think would work but it did. Another special of chicken skins would be the...More

Thank Sockster
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We recently ate at Drew’s. It was our first experience, and the food was pretty good, but we felt the price was a bit high for value received. If the price was about 15% less, I would have given it a higher review. The Oysters...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Our family of 3 went the night before Mother’s Day and was not disappointed . We had the voodoo Shrimp and oysters for appetizers and both were delicious . 1 pork chop special, crab cakes and crawfish dinners and all were very good. We also...More

Thank shesallthat
Reviewed 15 April 2018

First, make a reservation. We saw people being turned away that thought they could just show up and get a table. Not on Saturday night! The hostess is an excellent front room manager. The dining room (small and intimate) never felt crowded. Tables were allowed...More

Thank DetectiveofTravel
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Finally got to go and was not disappointed. Food is excellent...as good or better than ive always heard. Staff is friendly and knowledgable. Got a chance to talk briefly with Drew. Really nice down to earth guy. Theres just nothing bad. Call and make your...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I ordered the coffee braised beef short ribs. The meat instead of being the meat from several short ribs was just one lump of stew meat. The meat was well done and fell apart just like it should of. The meat tasted just like a...More

Thank keyasset
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I couldn't wait to go to Drew's. It was outstanding. We had the flatbread special with figs and gorgonzola and the voodoo shrimp which I could eat everyday. We then had the jambalaya and short ribs and beignets for dessert. Everything was delicious. I highly...More

Thank Maazy
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I hear al kinds of great things about this place, I just wasn’t impressed. I would say the staff is knowledgeable and accommodating, but the food was average.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

LOVE LOVE LOVE Drew's - He is a culinary genius! His dishes, inspired by New Orleans favorites are some of the best interpretations this southern-food loving foodie has ever had! The Jambalaya is not for the faint of heart. Be forewarned, it is SPICY and...More

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20 April 2018|
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Response from Dan L | Reviewed this property |
Two weeks
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14 June 2017|
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Response from Pat T | Reviewed this property |
Agree with Geekasso that making a reservation is a good idea. Drew's is the best restaurant in the area. You won't be disappointed.
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9 May 2015|
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Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
Casual dress seems fine. Nobody gets too dressed, but jeans and tee shirts seem inappropriate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Church St, Keyport, NJ 07735-1508
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Keyport
  • Phone Number: +1 732-739-9219
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