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The Sitting Duck

104 Myrtle Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5865
+1 732-229-5566
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (8 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
104 Myrtle Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5865
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had an early dinner on a Sunday at the Sitting Duck, with the four of us getting different sandwiches. The food was good cooked in an open kitchen next to the bar. The best thing about our visit was the excellent waitress who took...More

Thank 103Katherine
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

It's a place locals tend to go to. I got lucky a friend of mine lives in the area. Families go there but the age of the bar crowd is 40 and up. Give or take. So you won't feel awkward sitting there. I drive...More

Thank wasqaz
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My coworker said she had good lunches here so I came. It was a bit busy. The server was nice enough, but not as attentive as she could be because she was so busy. I ordered a frief seafood platter. They were out of the...More

Thank SimpleGirl430
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Sitting Duck is a favorite and always pleases. Great food, portions and beer selection and great pricing. Clean and friendly.

Thank novaman1
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Delicious Burger- cooked to order- side of soft cheddar spread. Soft kaiser roll and caramelized onions. Chips, pickle & coleslaw on the side.

Thank Lynnbond
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had lunch here over the weekend,and it was quite good. Like it's t sister restaurant,The Pour House, the portions are huge and plentiful. Thee food was good with plenty of options on the menu. It is an open kitchen so you can all the...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

The food is always good, nice portions. Love the different specials every night. Prime rib was really good.

Thank Ethel H
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Just had a leisurely lunch will waiting to pick someone up. Sat at the bar where Victoria was spot on in service suggestions and just down right pleasant. Best couple of hours in a while, the lobster pot pie special was amasing. Thank you Victoria...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 28 November 2016

First time in a long time I was here for lunch. It was not crowded, as it is in the evening. My companion ordered a chicken and pasta in vodka sauce. It looked great, he said it tasted great, also. The portion was so large...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent Bavarian fare for this fall celebration. Well worth a visit at other times, too! Food & service are terrific. The on tap beer selection is exceptional.

Thank MC0157
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Michael S
25 December 2014|
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Response from anthony c | Reviewed this property |
this place has gone downhill since new ownership took over, last time I went was in Sept. said OK stay away from anything more complex than a burger, so I ordered a burger. Guess what, they screwed up the burger, ordered is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Myrtle Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5865
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 732-229-5566
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We are a family owned/operated full service family restaurant serving lunch, dinner & cocktails. We pride ourselves on food quality & service
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