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.

Menz Restaurant

985 Route 47 S, Rio Grande, NJ 08242-1515
+1 609-886-9500
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried tomatoes” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
985 Route 47 S, Rio Grande, NJ 08242-1515
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (304)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 304 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always a delicious meal with friendly and very accommodating service! We had a great dinner and a wonderful time together with family.

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Friday night I sat at the bar with the honey and our sister in law. Had the clams fri diablo and sandwiches which were delicious and freshly made. Friendly staff and owners always bringing smiles to patrons. Generous drinks. Went back Saturday with mom and...More

Thank mare828
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We went here at a few minutes before 9pm on a Friday night and were told the kitchen was "closed" but we could sit in the bar. We were looking for a quiet meal and the bar area was excessively loud and not the quaint...More

Thank L7542VLannal
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We frequent this local restaurant for dinner but I want to review it again to acknowledge the excellent job they did for New Years Eve 2017. For $35 pp and cash bar it was a great 6 hour party! They were only open for the...More

Thank jerseymariner
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 840 on NYE after being told doors would open at 830. At 840 there was not a seat to be had (guessing the definition of limited tickets is up for interpretation). So we stood uncomfortably for 3 plus hours, waited in a bar...More

Thank hoholmes
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The decor is so interesting with the restaurant going all out for Halloween. Our dinner of seafood specialties revealed truly fresh ingredients.

Thank LindaCapeMay
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

A wonderful experience! Chicken parm is delicious! Very friendly and clean restaurant with a ton of charm. Yearly family tradition!

Thank amandasnyder
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

An annual tradition we always make time for! The decorations are great and the fall themed drinks tasty but of late the overall Menz experience has fallen short. The restaurant is very popular and if you chose to go elsewhere there is no shortage of...More

Thank Dawn T
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Great for fine dinning prices are mid range lots of fantastic dishes. Awesome family experience lots to see in this relaxed and romantic atmosphere. love the food have been coming here since I was a child then brought my child and soon it will be...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

That pretty much sums it up for me. The food is ok, but a bit overpriced. It's always pretty crowded which means a long wait for a table. If you have little ones in tow, this could present a problem. Most of the dining areas...More

Thank Curtis C
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Rio Grande
Prime Inn
37 reviews
.58 km away
Motel 6 Rio Grande
29 reviews
2.60 km away
Red Roof Inn Rio Grande
77 reviews
2.84 km away
Reeves Motel
33 reviews
3.44 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Flight Deck Diner
128 reviews
2.29 km away
85 reviews
2.16 km away
Rio Station
264 reviews
2.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery
358 reviews
1.85 km away
Jersey Shore Alpacas
332 reviews
2.03 km away
Cox Hall Creek Wildlife Management Area
9 reviews
4.58 km away
Forgotten Warriors
24 reviews
2.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Matt L
18 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from John M | Property representative |
sundays in november
6 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Menz R | Property representative |
You can make reservations
LeighAnne C
5 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from mike r | Reviewed this property |
I would first call them, and let them know just what you require as far as your seating needs are. They are VERY helpful and will do everything they can to help you. I would guess some where around 4:00 would be a good time... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 42
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 985 Route 47 S, Rio Grande, NJ 08242-1515
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Rio Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 609-886-9500
  • E-mail
The seafood we use is the freshest and locally caught. We offer mako, swordfish, flounder, and scallops when in season, from our local fishermen. We use only jumbo lump crabmeat. Saturday night our prime rib is certified black angus. All soups are made from scratch with fresh vegetables. Friday and Saturday we have live entertainment with special drinks at our front porch bar.
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