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Yellowfin LBI

104 N 24th St, Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5529
+1 609-494-7001
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
5:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
104 N 24th St, Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5529
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for the first time end of September on a Thursday night - have always wanted to try it so now we know. We ordered the Calamari app and it was virtually inedible - so chewy it had to have been prepared from frozen. Sent...More

Thank maryh1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called and spoke at length with the hostess about how long in the season they'd be open and a table last night. I asked for a res at 7 and she said 715. We arrived at 728 and she smiled and said she gave our...More

Thank carriemw
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

When we come down to Long Beach island every summer we always dine at Yelllowfin. It never disappoints us and we always walk away saying, that was definitely the best meal we had on the island all week. Our waiter Gabriel was very attentive when...More

Thank MissS85
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

A cowboy steak . . . $80 and a 16 oz lobster tail $60 . . . . Excellent service. . . If you don't mind a higher dinner tab this is an excellent venue!!

Thank GreaterJersey
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

What a great night by are whole party. Even the kids enjoyed it. Food was tremendous, service was very attentive without being bothersome. Will definitely be back. Maybe this week!!!

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I called for a reservation yesterday for "ten and one high chair". The woman who answered the telephone said, "Is that the only child or are there more?" I said we had some teenagers with us as well and asked why? She answered that their...More

3  Thank Raphael S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I suspect they are now on cruise control. They have a steady clientele who keeps coming back. They were out of a couple of basic mainstays on a Saturday night. Restaurant is loud and tables on top of each other....something you can ignore when they...More

Thank Richard J
Management response:Responded 23 August 2017

Dear Richard, My apologies we ran out of something you have come to enjoy. Will definitely look into why that happened. We only use the freshest ingredients and turn them away if our purveyors are not bringing us the best fish, meat and produce. Please...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

This has always been our favorite restaurant on LBI, but this last visit was so disappointing. I feel bad writing this review but too many things were just not right. It started outside where the dumpster smell was so overpowering we couldn't wait to get...More

3  Thank 552eddieb
Management response:Responded 23 August 2017

My sincere apologies your experience was not up to par. We will immediately look into this as to the food quality and service are so important and we strive to make each customer experience a special one. Please do try us again and let us...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Went with another couple for an early dinner. Luckily, it wasn't too crowded because as we were leaving, it became busy and oh, so noisy. Food was very good but extremely small portions. Had the tuna tartar as an appetizer-excellent. For an entree, had the...More

Thank SusieQ1954
Management response:Responded 20 July 2017

Dear Susie: Thank you for your review yesterday. Our apologies you felt the the size of the scallops were smaller than expected. I will have the chef check with the boat Captain to make sure he always has the correct size. I'm very happy you...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Supposedly one of the best on the island, WHY? So overcrowded and noisy we couldn't even hear our friends who were inches away. Food was good, but even by LBI standards expensive. Worth it NOT. We will not be going back.

Thank bobwinitsky
Management response:Responded 20 July 2017

Glad you enjoyed the food. I'm sorry about the crowded restaurant and noise. Please try a little earlier in the evening, around 5pm and you may find it a little less crowded and noisy.

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Response from lbrown6281 | Reviewed this property |
$35- $45 some specials are higher
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 N 24th St, Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5529
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-7001
Description
New York City dining on the Jersey Shore!
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