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Forked River German Butcher

109 Lacey Road, Forked River, NJ 08731-4236
+1 609-693-7100
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (27 reviews)
“cold cuts” (9 reviews)
“wurst” (5 reviews)
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American, German
$$ - $$$
109 Lacey Road, Forked River, NJ 08731-4236
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite Labor Day weekend. The deli/ butcher shop side was full of very demanding but happy customers. Everything looked great. We walked to the store front/ grill area and reviewed a terrific menu. I went German (bratwurst). My son Irish(...More

Thank ken k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have family that live in this town. All the food they serve us is from here. We've have steaks, lunch meat....the list goes on and on. The cleanliness is beyond compare and so is the freshness. The choices are endless. There are premade meals...More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 18 August 2017

After moving to Tennessee two years ago, I have missed eating a Taylor Ham ( or Pork Roll for my south jersey folks) Egg and Cheese. Man, this place did not disappoint. You can taste the freshness once you bit into the sandwich. Must go...More

Thank samanthaannx
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We have been enjoying the German Butcher deli and restaurant for the past 18 years. Unfortunately they only serve breakfast and lunch these days. You can't go wrong here as the service, food, and prices are outstanding. Don't pass this one up.

Thank Stallone1
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely tasty dishes. Really the only one of its kind in town. However since a bakery is on the premises, I cannot safely buy dinners for my highly peanut allergy son.

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Was here last September for the first time. Plenty of parking and place is clean. Lots of choices all very good. I had a bleu cheese burger with fries. Served fast and hot.

Thank Safetyguy_328
Reviewed 11 July 2017

There is always a great selection of foods at the Forked River German Butcher - too many choices if you go there hungry! I highly recommend it

Thank SG171A
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This place is your go to if you want to impress your guests with some delicious meats for a BBQ. Our personal favorite is the marinated steak and chicken kabobs, jalapeño hot dogs and blue cheese burgers. It doesn't stop there...they offer a wide variety...More

1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Great quality food, sandwiches were well worth the price, fresh, and delicious. Great size sandwich. Staff was friendly and inside is very clean. There is seating for sit down lunch, bakery section, and butcher section.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The German Butcher is the best in the area. Their meats are fresh and can be cut to order. They have fantastic pre-made dishes to bring home as well. Also a great place to get subs for the boat. Breads are great but go quick....More

1  Thank DownShore888
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Lacey Road, Forked River, NJ 08731-4236
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Forked River
  • Phone Number: +1 609-693-7100
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