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The Starving Artist

47 Olin St, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756-1657
+1 732-988-1007
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47 Olin St, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756-1657
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Love coming here for a nice breakfast or lunch. The outside seating area is very nice and the food is always good. There have been a couple times we've gone and we've been given unwashed cutlery and cups, and sometimes the service takes awhile, but...More

Thank ssims003
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love coming here for breakfast! I usually get the pancakes cause they are so good, but have tried the omelette and that also was very good. Everything is always fresh! Service is always very friendly, and never feel rushed there (even if there are...More

Thank Caryn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere outside was lovely. Service great but the crab cakes were all reading and hardly any crab. They did switch out the fries for salad so that was nice

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 12 July 2017

They have inside and outside (under roof) dining. Only open for breakfast and lunch latest time is 3:00pm

Thank pfc2677
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great breakfast here over the 4th of July weekend. The breakfast pizza is as delicious as everyone says it is and the banana walnut pancakes were amazing as well. Fast Nd friendly service. Looks like a great spot for lunch too. Sat outside...More

Thank pugmom61
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is a casual cafe open for lunch and breakfast. There are inside and outside seating options. We ate outside because it was a nice day. It is a popular place in the heart of Ocean Grove. Wonderful funky vibe. Delicious fries. My burger was...More

1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The food was average but the wait staff super friendly. Very popular with locals. I had pancakes with cranberries and walnuts - tasted good. I asked for yogurt on the side but they had none. Coffee was adequate. Could see why it is popular -...More

Thank catsaresmarter
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

They handled a large group very well. Food was delicious. Got to sit outside, which was nice. Friendly service and great breakfast special.. great place for breakfast and lunch in OG.

Thank Das4545
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a small, intimate, place to get breakfast or lunch. In the summer, there are tables outside on the porch as well, with large windows overlooking a very well maintained garden. The tables are covered in papers and drawing with the provided crayons is...More

4  Thank Njmamma
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Had breakfast here last Sunday. Even though the place was pretty full there was a table available for the four of us and we were seated as soon as we arrived. Friendly waitress brought our coffee and juice within a very few short minutes. I...More

1  Thank paulinek
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Olin St, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756-1657
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ocean Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 732-988-1007
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