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JakeaBob's Bay

525 Front St, Union Beach, NJ 07735-2832
+1 732-264-3730
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“crab cakes” (2 reviews)
“shrimp roll” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
525 Front St, Union Beach, NJ 07735-2832
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Outside tiki type bar. Excellent spot for anytime of the day. The staff were accommodating and exceptionally friendly, and the customers (locals) were as well. Every time I went, I left with a beautiful woman. I’ll be back soon

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JML501
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finding ourselves in the area for family business we decided to spend a good part of the evening in Union Beach. There is not a lot to see or do in Union Beach itself...except for JakeaBob's Bay on the water....and a fantastic view of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GavMart7
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Friendly bar/restaurant right on the bay with views of NYC. Stick with apps or burger and sandwich. Drinks are reasonable And I good selection of draft beers. Can get crowded on weekends In the summer.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Graybeard49
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We ate here for lunch with friends right on the water. Was rebuild after Sandy. We ate on the pier that was jetting out in the water. Very good idea. Loved it. Food was a bit pricey and added a bunch of drinks was an...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Carolyn427
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Right on the bay, the view was terrific. Lots of tables to choose from, but we opted for the bar. Steady crowd, yet bartenders were attentive. Greg and Jim- great job! Food was tasty. We ordered wings, bacon cheese burger, and crab cake sandwich (yum!)...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Betsala22
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Recently went to Sandy Hook with family and we were hungry. We wanted to go to a place that had seafood and atmosphere. I had gone to this establishment before the horrific storm damaged it. So when we made the decision to go we were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank dawna754
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Great spot for outdoor dining, music and food. The food was good but the view and atmosphere is great. Great for a few beers and music!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Joe A
Reviewed 10 July 2018

When visiting our friends in Keansburg, my sister and I and our two friends went to JakeaBob's Bay for lunch. It was just the second day the restaurant had been opened in their original location after being totally destroyed five and one-half years ago with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank GizzieLou
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Great vibe here. Tiki bar is so much fun with live music!! We like to eat on the deck. It feels like you are out in the middle of the bay. Just beautifu.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Kar K
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome....except for the staff. We waited at a bar table for fifteen minute while the blonde bar maid and four or five of her staff behind the bar looked at us. Place was empty so we chatted away until we realized that...More

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank Razzy27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Front St, Union Beach, NJ 07735-2832
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 732-264-3730
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