We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bistro Ole - CLOSED

230 Main St, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7017
+1 732-897-0048
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
3 Feb 2014
“Little gem in Asbury Park!”
28 Nov 2013
“Great dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, European, Portuguese
230 Main St, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7017
All Details
Reviews (43)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 4 February 2014 via mobile

Have to say I was impressed! Doesn't look like anything fancy from the outside but their food was excellent. I had the fish special (was there over the summer) and to my surprise it was great! Our waiter even went out of their way to...More

Thank kmbxoxo
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Finally got in always a long wait. I must say the food was good the services was good and music was nice too. Will return anytime. Byob is always good

Thank nancam
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We were so disappointed this time at Bistro Ole. We decided to skip the late reservation at Firefly and get some good reliable fare and experience at Ole. What a mistake. It took so long to be served that we should've just waited for our...More

Thank kbird18g
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Wow, where do I start? My wife and I have been going to Bistro Ole for years and we finally have realized its not what it used to be. We went with friends on the Thursday of Labor Day weekend and the patio had no...More

3  Thank jpirone
Reviewed 26 August 2013

I hate to write bad reviews of restaurants but I use and trust reviews from Trip Advisor to find great local restaurants in new places. Fifteen minutes to get our appetizer of guacamole and salad. It was nothing special. Now the bad part, ninety minutes...More

Thank Bern R
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We had reservations last night at 6:30. They made us wait 2.5 hours for our entrees, not the 45 minutes the waitress told us. We were told it was because we were a party of 12 and they decided to feed all the smaller tables...More

Thank Samantha R
Reviewed 5 August 2013

We ate at Bistro Ole last week and were very disappointed. I am sad writing this review since we previously loved the restaurant but the ALL items ordered were TASTELESS. We had been to the restaurant a few times before and always had an exceptional...More

Thank SI_Mom_Opinion
Reviewed 25 July 2013

We went there on a Saturday nite in anticipation of a fabulous meal but we were terribly disappointed. Food was below average. We waited 1 3/4 hours to get out our main course (we were told that meals were individually prepared and that they took...More

Thank Sam847
Reviewed 21 July 2013 via mobile

This used to be one of my most favorite restaurants. Took friends there in anticipation of a fabulous meal but was terribly disappointed. Food was below average. We waited 1 3/4 hours to get out main course (we were told that meals were individually prepared...More

Thank GeeJAre
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Loved the food. You provide the bottle and they make the sangria. but be prepared to wait (they warn you up front it takes 45 minutes to get your food) I had ropa vejia so good. Very pricey for a byob. great service owner is...More

Thank Joyce L
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Asbury Park
Albatross Hotel
58 reviews
.76 km away
Ocean Vista Hotel
32 reviews
.92 km away
Shawmont Hotel
110 reviews
.94 km away
Empress Hotel
343 reviews
1.01 km away
Nearby Restaurants
284 reviews
.13 km away
Brando's Citi Cucina
440 reviews
.08 km away
MOGO Korean Fusion Tacos
218 reviews
.17 km away
At the Table
60 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Clancy's Tavern
36 reviews
.39 km away
Ocean Grove Beach
269 reviews
.66 km away
The Great Auditorium
55 reviews
.64 km away
Cheese on Main
15 reviews
.46 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Main St, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7017
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-897-0048
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing