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US$799 - US$1,399
Breakfast, Dinner
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Reviewed 9 October 2019

We have eaten here several time when we spend the week at Wildwood, the buffet offers great food and the staff was very pleasant as well as the host.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 20 September 2019 via mobile

I have to tell you about this place it's great I've been eating here for years and always have my last meal on the island at the red oak it's always the best very clean restaurants outstanding staff goodbye Wildwood see you next year and...again this place has the best cya peteMore

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed 14 September 2019 via mobile

This place was great. We went for the morning buffet. Everything was hot and delicious. Staff was very friendly.

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 4 September 2019

The hostess made sure we were comfortable with our seating for 7. The options were good for the price. The dessert options could’ve been a little more appealing. Glad they don’t automatically add 15% gratuity like the neighboring buffets. Will eat here next season.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 2 September 2019

Went to Wildwood for over the Labor Day weekend and walked to the Red Oak which was only a short distance from our motel. Was impressed with the selection of eggs, and two kinds of potatoes. They also had pancakes, waffles, french toast, cream chip...beef, etc. Will definitely go back the next time I come up to NJ.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 31 August 2019

Each year our family visits Wildwood a few times during the summer. We always make some stops at the Red Oak Buffet for the Early Bird Special. You can get $1.00 off coupons in the local guide books. Food has always been very good and...their is a fairly good selection. There are always a good number of people there, especially for the Early Bird Special but never had to wait more than 10 minutes. There is a fast turn over of food so the food was fresh. Think it is a good value and worth a stop to try it.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 24 August 2019

The buffet said it had over 60 or 65 items, but I think that number includes dressings and salad toppings because there did not seem to be many items to choose from. The kids prices are good, but it seems a little overpriced for the...amount of food one actually eats as compared to a normal restaurant. I wish we had gone to a restaurant or diner instead. We had a group of 8, but they had to split us into 2 groups of 4. The tables were close by, so it was of no concern to us, but it might be to people who go out to dinner with the intent of eating together. The kids seemed to appreciate it. Generally speaking the restaurant was clean-- absent our table which had water leaking from the ceiling onto the table and into the booth, even once into the plate of food. Would not go back, but it was not a terrible experience.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

First meal starting a vacation...better than expected. Buffet-style with lots of choices including a bunch of varieties of fish. Food was better than most buffets...a good choice!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 15 August 2019

Seriously gross. The place was pretty dumpy and the food was worse. Our waitress kept telling us that everything was homemade but the soup tasted like a metal can (I kid you not) and nothing was "homemade." Traditional and worse than traditional buffet. Just spend...the extra $5 and get a real meal somewhere else.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 5 August 2019

Dinner time. Food was less than average. All items overcooked, far away from good taste. Old fashioned place. Rug floor stinks,feeling dirty. Go somewhere less! Never again!!!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Response from achew0369 | Reviewed this property |
They are always busy, going there @8am is your best bet and come hungry and always fresh. :-P
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Red Oak Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3