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Drew's Bayshore Bistro

25 Church St, Keyport, NJ 07735-1508
+1 732-739-9219
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“voodoo shrimp” (73 reviews)
“jambalaya” (27 reviews)
“pork” (22 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Church St, Keyport, NJ 07735-1508
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always reliable, well-executed Cajun-influenced restaurant on the New Jersey Bayshore. Chef Drew and his team does a magnificent job. This night we enjoyed Broiled Oysters and a baked Skate with browned Capers - delicious. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank X7844NMjoed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite restaurant! The service is exceptional and the food is never disappointing. What Chef Drew creates is wonderful. It's a BYOB which makes it extra nice

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mantorino21
Reviewed 13 October 2018

I wish they would have a tasting menu, where I could have a little bit of everything, instead of having to decide. This time I went for the Nashville hot chicken, which was tremendous and big enough to be an entrée. Great crust, nice spice,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Drew's is one of the best BYOW restaurants in NJ. The menu has some great staples and are always good and that is supplemented by great specials. The restaurant is now for fresh ingredients that are locally sourced. Prices are reasonable considering the quality of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank vppro
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I have dined here many times and am always amazed at the high quality and grand taste of the food. It is difficult to select a favorite.Everything about Drew's is exceptional - warm and welcoming staff, nice, roomy atmosphere and just can't beat meals.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Roxanne M
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Went to Drew's with my wife, her sister and her husband - their second time around while we try to make a trip once a year. Grilled Oysters and pork belly appetizers were on the mark. My wife ordered my usual - crawfish ettoufe while...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank buckdanley2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Birthday surprise was dinner at Drew's. I did my homework and knew all about the Voodoo Shrimp which beat Bobby Flay. But who knew the other dishes would also be so amazing??? The Caesar salad was such an interesting take on the classic. Nashville chicken...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BwayDresser
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We were able to score a table on a Saturday night and we were very excited to try Drews. I can tell you that the meal we had was out of this world. The table had Scallops, Jumbalaya, Pasta and the pork special of the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kerry1964
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

Date of visit: March 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Sockster
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Response from 54danl | Reviewed this property |
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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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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
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, 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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