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Ray's Cafe

523 Washington Blvd, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2904
+1 732-449-1717
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheesesteak” (2 reviews)
“french toast” (2 reviews)
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523 Washington Blvd, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2904
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ray's has two locations: go for breakfast in nearby Sea Girt, or dinner at the Spring Lake flagship. Right on the shopping street of 3rd Avenue, near a liquor store if you want to get wine for dinner. As the other reviewers indicate, you can...More

Thank Arthur K
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Was looking for a different lunch place after walking on the boardwalk in Spring Lake. Took a drive a couple of miles south and found Ray's in downtown Sea Girt. Cash only. Fast service, friendly staff. Basic menu, but food was good. Tried the cheesesteak,...More

Thank loulombo
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Eat like a local at Ray's. This place has been here for 20 years & has a devoted clientele. The portions are large. I thought the lunch prices were fair but the dinner prices seemed "high" for the area. Food was very good. Server was...More

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Good service food is good especially lobster night.BYOB.Courteous and attentive service.Cannot go wrong with basic beef and chicken dishes.

Thank erichard2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had prime rib, New Orleans Clam Chowder and a fun environment at the bar. Really enjoyed it! We had a very good time!

Thank MaryMom123
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very good service and good food. We sat down right away and our breakfast was ready in 10 minutes. Good coffee too. The staff was also very nice.

Thank 451ims
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Step back to a 1955 cash only diner. Now you get the picture. They serve hot freshly cooked to order breakfast and lunch. Pork roll is a jersey shore favorite. Hard rolls. Another jersey shore favorite. French toast is beautiful. Great pancakes. Everything is good...More

Thank phxaz54
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We stopped here on our way out of town for a quick lunch. The cafe is like an old style lunch counter complete with stools. The food was lunch counter food (we had a cheesesteak and a BLT) and the portions were average. Our food...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Really enjoyed the food here. Can eat outside too when the weather permits, and also is open for dinner. Had the pan seared tuna wrap which was unique and very good.

Thank willasmith5
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

We walk from our home to Ray's in Sea Girt for breakfast from time-to-time and have never been disappointed there. Good food, a relaxed atmosphere, and friendly staff.

Thank Neil S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Washington Blvd, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2904
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Sea Girt
  • Phone Number: +1 732-449-1717
The locals always know the best places to eat, and for over 20 years that place has been Ray's Cafe. With our original Sea Girt location to our "newbie" cafe & bistro in Spring Lake you'll always have a place to go for a bite to eat.
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