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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp” (86 reviews)
“seafood” (121 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
75 Inlet Dr, Point Pleasant Beach, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742-2642
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A Jersey Shore institution at Point Pleasant Beach--The Shrimp Box--grew from a little 1940s seafood stand on the inlet to its new incarnation, renovated after Hurricane Sandy devastated the area. A high-water mark is framed on a plaque in the lobby. They've got spiffy new...More

Thank Suzymobile47
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meals were delicious, perfectly prepared flounder, stuffed shrimp and lobster. Outside was casual but right on the marina perfect for a casual meal. If you prefer inside dining, the area is a little small, but intimate. Loved our experience!

Thank 236marylynnem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant never disappoints! It is great on and off season and always a nice restaurant for lunch or dinner!

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our trips to Shrimp Box are always delicious. We have a summer home at the Jersey shore and when we don’t want to cook or if we have friends visiting , Shrimp Box is the place to go. We really love to go there in...More

Thank Damesona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Moved to South Jersey approx a year ago and this is still one of my favorite places to eat. The menu gives a great variety to choose from, the prices are great and always come to you hot and fresh. The waitresses/waiters are pleasant and...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to a friend's birthday celebration on Saturday. Considering the size of our group (22 guests), the service was pretty good. The food was quite tasty and the wait staff was very friendly.

Thank Arthur F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Crazy busy but great service. Watched the boats and the sunset. Our go to place. One of the few places to still have a salad bar.

1  Thank 208PrincessB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at about 4pm and there was one parking space left in the lot. Good timing. The place was busy but we were seated quickly. Nice view of the boats docked outside the window. Our server was friendly and we ordered our drinks and...More

Thank Trailblazer07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy summer Saturday night. We made reservation. Although Very busy, timely seating. Valet parking was exceptional. Meal portions large. All meals were prepared very well and Very tasty !! Great mashed potatoes !!

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Party of eleven on a Saturday night. We had reservations so we did not have to wait. Restaurant was quite busy but our waiter was incredible. Very attentive and we rarely had to ask for refills for our drinks. We did not have to wait...More

Thank ladyarcher1941
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Questions & Answers
2 July 2018|
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Response from Thomas O | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have their own parking area. It is small but when full, they open a secondary area for overflow, directly across the street from the restaurant and the original lot. So no worries. Can't vouch for wait times... More
5 June 2018|
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Response from BCM1225 | Reviewed this property |
Since it is now JULY, no. I don;t think they take reservations. I would call.
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.
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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