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Forked River German Butcher

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$$ - $$$
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109 Lacey Road, Forked River, NJ 08731-4236
+1 609-693-7100
09:00 - 18:00
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Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue - Fri 09:00 - 19:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I love all their fresh home style foods especially their sausage bread and pot pies. Highly recommend

Thank Sam R
Waretown, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prepared dishes are delicious with a lot to choose from, from potatoes and vegetables to cooked meats and chicken. The steaks are tender as well as the chicken. Also have seafood.

Thank lydl517
Forked River
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is top notch and the selection is amazing!! If you are from the area or driving by you must make it a point to stop in!

Thank James S
Toms River, New Jersey
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91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never had a bad sandwich, and their market is chock-full of wonderful prepared foods in addition to traditional butcher items. An endless selection of wursts, dogs, salads, and more. Give yourself the night off from cooking. Yum!

Thank foodieg982
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128 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This is a German Deli with table service. Pick your sandwich or entree and they bring it to your table. Everything looked so good and it was! Hot sandwiches were outstanding! Also there is a store section with all kinds of goods to take home. Highly Recommend!

Thank Christopher W
Forked River, New Jersey
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

When we first moved to Forked River, all we kept hearing from my Uncle was "The German Butcher". You would think he was a paid advertisement for this place. When we finally went, I quickly realized why he bragged about it so often. Anything you want or need could be found here. Not to mention, they have awesome lunch specials... More 

Thank jfeeney1261
Cincinnati, Ohio
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93 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Without a doubt the best sandwiches and deli in the Forked river area. Also great pastries. You got to try it

Thank Bruce45069
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

This is possibly the best German Deli I have ever been to. I could say a lot of great things about it. They would all be true. You absolutely have to go there and experience it for yourself. I like the home made liver worst and the home made salami. The prepared food delicious, and the meats fresh and cut... More 

Thank Michael K
Bremerton, Washington
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Being on the west coast now I have dreams of this place. Fresh rye, fresh meats, and all the different 'wursts I could ever want. I came here all the time with my Oma and it's one of my favorite places in the world.

Thank jschott6
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Great German delis are hard to find in these parts of the country, but this is a good one. All the wursts you wool find here except I couldn't find Bockwurst. Everything else is the bomb.

Thank William D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Lacey Road, Forked River, NJ 08731-4236
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Forked River
  • Phone Number: +1 609-693-7100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?