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JBJ's Soul Kitchen

207 Monmouth St, Toms River, NJ, Red Bank, NJ 08753
+1 732-731-1414
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
207 Monmouth St, Toms River, NJ, Red Bank, NJ 08753
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first thing that hits you when you arrive at JBJ Soul Kitchen is the peaceful feeling that washes over you from the layout of the raised gardens to the open, airy impression created by the large garage doors full of windows. The menu items...More

Thank PerrellaFamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on vacation nearby and experiencing this restaurant was on the top of my list of things to do. We arrived, gave our name and had a few minutes to walk around and look at the raised beds filled with beautiful herbs and flowers....More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly little place with good food that nourishes the soul. Meals are offered free of charge to those in need in exchange for volunteer help, and paying customers support the effort. We lucked out on our night as musical entertainment was provided by 12-year-old...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First let me start with the things I was concerned about. There is free on street parking right in front of the restaurant. The second thing I was worried about was does it get crowded and do I have to stand in line. I went...More

1  Thank swdon60
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Had dinner at soul Kitchen in Red Bank. The menu offered 3 courses (there were 3 different entrees to choose from) and you pay $20 per person (or more if you choose). The tip goes as a donation. Proceeds from this restaurant go to feed...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Hi there. We travelled here as my wife is a big fan of the owner and we both volunteer with homelessness back home in the UK. On arrival, we were met outside and had a good chat with others waiting in the queue to get...More

Thank toon_ada
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Delicious food, wonderful atmosphere, and friendly service. The place is adorable- a garage converted into a restaurant with an awesome garden out front. What a great way to pay it forward! Bravo Jon and Dorothea! They have limited hours, so make sure you check the...More

Thank Oceancitygirl
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

A (JBJ super-fan) colleague suggested visiting this place during a business trip to New Jersey. While It's a bit of a drive from where we were staying (Secaucus), I'm so glad we did it. The food was nothing short of excellent, and the staff /...More

1  Thank Steve N
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The people who run the restaurant are awesome! Very friendly and helpful. This restaurant is a pay it forward restaurant. Jon Bon Jovi established this to help people out that need a little hope in their lives.

Thank MAllenEaddy
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

My mother and I visited the Soul Kitchen during Red Bank Restaurant Week and we absolutely loved it! Everyone was so kind and were great to talk to! For appetizers my mom and I both got one of the best lobster bisque we've ever had!...More

1  Thank Spencer B
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Karen C
2 April 2017|
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Response from dave911nj | Reviewed this property |
Closed Monday and Tuesday  Weds, Thurs, Fri & Sat 5–7pm  Sunday Brunch 11:30am–2pm
27 March 2016|
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Response from Carole T | Reviewed this property |
We were there in Sept and we caught New Jersey transit from Hoboken to Red Bank. I suggest you google train transport from New York to Red Bank as that's how I found it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:00
17:00 - 19:00
17:00 - 19:00
17:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Monmouth St, Toms River, NJ, Red Bank, NJ 08753
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-731-1414
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