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Mr. Shrimp Seafood Restaurant & Market

1600 State Route 71, Belmar, NJ 07719-4803
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (22 reviews)
“shrimp” (67 reviews)
“breadsticks” (8 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1600 State Route 71, Belmar, NJ 07719-4803
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was great! Not perfect but still satisfying. The restaurant is BYOB which is cool too.

Thank ShiningCosmos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant surprise. This is where the locals go for great seafood at great prices. Scallops fresh and tasty. The service was fabulous too. Prompt and constant attention. Liked the bread sticks and dip while we waited.

Thank Rich N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for fresh seafood! BYOB. Salmon is deliciously fresh! Hearty portions great spot for gatherings of friends and family events. Friendly staff. You can buy take out seafood as well:)! Great take out chowder!

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting friends in NJ and they suggested that we come here for dinner. Based on the name and the location in a strip mall, my expectations were low. We were pleasantly surprised. It was much nicer inside then expected and much bigger. It...More

Thank JEN M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poor service and uterly terrible food. With that said our past experience had been super. We remember visiting Mr. shrimp years ago when it was a small spot on our way to Spring Lake and when they moved to their current location. The food was...More

Thank Jan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of three quite enjoyed our meals. The seafood was fresh and perfectly done and the portions very generous.

Thank badlands2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came back for dinner again and we are always satisfied. The mussels in the garlic sauce is delicious. We also tried the soft shell crab and were very pleased with the flavor. The nice thing about this restaurant is they take reservations and it...More

1  Thank shop4ever
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Went for the first time when searching on trip advisor for a good seafood restaurant near our home. Were able to make reservations for 7 which was good and not disappointed in the food. Great service and everyone enjoyed their meal. Would definitely go back.

1  Thank Cathy53
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We've eaten here several times. Very reliable. The fish is extra fresh and prepared very well. The lunch specials and sandwiches are an especially good deal

Reviewed 28 April 2017

The seafood was wonderful. My husband didn't eat fish but his pasta dish was delicious as well. My king crab legs, my friends' sea bass and flounder were all yummy. My first time there and it was Good Friday, which might have contributed to the...More

1  Thank TTLotus
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What time is best on Saturdays in the winter?
2 February 2017|
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Response from DMG71_12 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived a little before 5pm and only had to wait 5 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 State Route 71, Belmar, NJ 07719-4803
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Belmar
  • Phone Number: 732-681-7755
  • E-mail
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