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The Shrimp Box & Outside The Box Patio Bar

75 Inlet Dr, Point Pleasant Beach, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2642
+1 732-899-1637
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp” (89 reviews)
“seafood” (116 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
75 Inlet Dr, Point Pleasant Beach, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2642
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Reviewed yesterday

We have been dining here for decades and have never been disappointed by the food, fare or service. The included salad bar is a wonderful bonus and always looks clean and fresh. The seafood is consistently fresh and the best in the area. The serving...More

Thank Sharkiemark
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While my husband and I visited Point Pleasant we ate dinner at the shrimp box. The portions are huge. I had muscles in white wine and garlic which were fabulous. They were only $10 and i counted 28 muscles. My husband had a huge portions...More

Thank liz v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a really hot day working on the lawn, it was nice to get down to PPB and sit outside where it was cooler. There started out a nice breeze that ended being quite cool by the end of the evening. We were seated rather...More

Thank MuscleGeek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped our car at friendly valet station for it to be parked ; a water view table for four was ready for us within 5 minutes of our reservation. It was heavenly to be able to eat and watch the boats come in and out,...More

Thank livinginPA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Shrimp box is located across from the Coast Guard Statipn in Point Pleasant Beach at the inlet. If your lucky enough to get a window seat, you can watch the commercial fishing boats unload their catch! Good fresh seafood and great service! Only open...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been wanting to go for some time, just never seemed to get there. Arrived on a beautiful weekday night, just in time to catch the sunset special. Several choices all including salad bar, or chowder, veg, potato, dessert & beverage. Loved my stuffed shrimp,...More

1  Thank Kitsaattheshore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We frequent Point Pleasant, Bay Head, and Seaside Park every year. The Shrimp Box is always on our list. As always, we had an amazing lunch and our server recommended the salmon on shrimp. It was delicious! If you get a sunset dinner, go for...More

Thank Rc122690
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Daughter and I made reservations for Mother’s Day. What a great time and food. It’s nice to go to a place and Be seated right away. Too many places make you wait even When you arrive at the time of your reservation. We were...More

1  Thank lionel2341
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I've been to the Shrimp Box on a few occasions (both inside and out) so I was saving this review until after I had a few experiences to balance. The location is stellar, the views of the inlet are great (parking is a bit of...More

3  Thank jccurcio
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We were there yesterday to celebrate our Anniversary. The place was crowded, but the seafood was excellent. I had the soft shell crab, and my wife had the seafood trio. The staff were very pleasant and friendly. The inlet views were great, seeing incoming shrimp...More

1  Thank Thomas O
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5 June 2018|
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Response from Kitsaattheshore | Reviewed this property |
I would think during you would be fine, especially for lunch, unless of course, it's rainy & not a beach day.
22 September 2016|
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Response from Michelle S | Reviewed this property |
If there was any alcohol it would have been white wine. I don't think any of the seafood menu items included pork/chicken/meat broth.
Robert P
3 September 2016|
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Response from william r | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Inlet Dr, Point Pleasant Beach, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2642
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 732-899-1637
Local caught seafood, steaks and cocktails are served at this enduring waterfront eatery with nautical decor & outdoor patio seating. Family Owned and Operated since the 1950's, this a must visit Jersey Shore staple.
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