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Clementines

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306 Main Street, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717 (Lincoln Avenue)
+1 732-988-7979
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16:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon 16:30 - 21:00
Wed - Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Wed - Thu 16:30 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 20:30
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Middletown, New Jersey, United States
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200 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just stumbled upon this place while walking through the neighborhood - and I'm VERY glad we did. It has a charming and warm atmosphere - and the food is VERY good. Would be a great place for a romantic dinner out. We will definitely return! BTW - It is a BYO - so come prepared if you want a... More 

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Thank Raymond R
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything we ate here was absolutely delicious! Our server was super sweet and attentive. I think the calamari was the best I have ever had. My family also ordered the rib appetizer and said it was amazing. I had the Shrimp and Tasso as my main meal, super tasty! Other meals that my family got and loved were the short... More 

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Thank Leigh F
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

You won't get a table at this fantastic little Cajun hide-away without a reservation...and rightfully so! From the moment you enter, you know you're in for a treat. Everywhere you look is a decorative, antique feast for the eyes and the food will leave you completely satiated! Each entree, appetizer, salad, side and dessert is carefully prepared with so many... More 

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Thank Jeanne F
New Jersey
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent service the scallops salads delicious the food amazing definitely a great place to put on your Christmas wish list

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Thank Jeff C
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, United States
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40 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Fun atmosphere. Very good Kale Caesar Salad with Shrimp. Very good Short Rib. Also liked the Ribeye Steak. Did not care for the Salmon, as it did not smell fresh.

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Thank Jerseyboy1956
Marlboro, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This was my second visit and it did not disappoint! The food was as good as I remembered. The jambalaya is delicious! Everything ordered at my table of six was enjoyed. The service was friendly and professional. The restaurant was beautifully decorated for the holidays and very festive. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank Pmsherman
Sea Girt, New Jersey
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a small restaurant that pays great attention to detail. I would recommend going on a weekday during the "off-season" when every order is done to perfection. On the weekends you can only get a table with a reservation. When it is crowded the kitchen does not give each order the same level of attentions. The food is great... More 

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Thank bbekbkuck
Middletown NJ
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Went with a party of eight for 8 o'clock seating. We were at our table by 7:50. No rush at the second seating. Our waitress Mary was super. She knew we were a fun table and joined right in. She made some great recommendations from the specials and the menu. For soup i had the Gumbo and it was fantastic.... More 

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Thank DSruns
Manalapan, New Jersey
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273 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

What a fun experience from the moment we entered Clementines. We were greeted by one of the owners who was certainly a character. We were seated immediately for our 8:30 reservation. The atmosphere was intimate and hysterical. So quirky. We ran to the bathroom just to check it out because the decor was impressive. It's BYOB and the food was... More 

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Thank Audrey3091
Neptune, New Jersey
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

If you like creole and native New Orleans cuisine, you will love Clementines... the decorations at the Holiday's are gorgeous.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 19:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 20:30
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Main Street, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717
    (Lincoln Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Avon by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 732-988-7979
Description
Clementine's is a full flavored restaurant with Louisiana style cooking although some dishes are spicy not everything is.CLEMENTINES IS A SMALL RESTAURANT AND CANNOT RESERVE A CERTAIN TABLE THE RESTAURANT IS SETUP TO HOW MANY PEOPLE WE HAVE COMING THAT EVENING . WE WILL TRY TO GIVE YOU THE SUGGETION THAT YOU HAVE IF WE ARE ABLE TO . BUT THIS WILL NOT BE CERTAIN . THANKS FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING .BOBBY AND MICHAEL

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?