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Pudgie Pelican

3258 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-1702
+1 609-967-1010
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (2 reviews)
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3258 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-1702
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although there are times when our visits to Pudgy Pelican are longer than we would like, the food more than makes up for the inconvenience. I rank their food above average and their bacon is the best on the island. There are always a large...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Told to seat ourselves, no waitress for 5-10 min. Had to ask for menu, wasn’t told specials, coffee cup was dirty, needed to get more cream from other table, food was good but waitress never came back to check, had to ask for change back...More

Thank hek4
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Breakfast is delicious and our waitress paid close attention to all of our needs. Our coffee cups never ran dry; she got us extra napkins and creamers without our having to ask. I had a meat lovers omelette and it was full of flavorful bacon,...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Pudgies for breakfast every time we are in Avalon, walking 3/4 miles to get there. The food is outstanding, prices are reasonable and the wait staff just great. Highly recommended.

Thank lukelives
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The name is cute and the reviews were good so we had to try. Glad we did! I had the philly cheese steak omelette and it was loaded with fresh peppers and onions along with the meat. Our waitress was very nice and attentive. Everyone...More

Thank rayebaltimore
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

One of the regular places for breakfast. It's good, fast and personal. Excellent friendly waitstaff. My wife and I both like the BLTE. A sandwich with bacon lettuce tomato and egg. It's relatively inexpensive for the area and give you the good feeling of salad...More

Thank Ertghj
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My wife and I are residents of Chicago and visit the Avalon NJ shore annually each June. Without question, our favorite breakfast place is the Pudgie Pelican. Ron, the owner, and his staff are some of the friendliest and most professional hosts who make their...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast food. We each had omelets. The are very large and generously filled. The accompanying home fries were perfect and again a large portion. The side of bacon was crispy and yummy. The coffee was usual diner coffee, but refilled frequently. It was end...More

Thank yarnluv
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This was a nice place with standard food items. The food was edible and surroundings clean. It does what it tries to do.

Thank ZannahB-R
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The sausage links look like they were left out in the sun and dried up. They taste worse than they look. The over medium egg's yolk was hard and the egg was burned. The tomato was cold and untie and the toast was cold and...More

Thank Raymond L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3258 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-1702
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-967-1010
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