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The Chowda House

78 Bridge Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1160
+1 732-747-1500
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“chowda” (21 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
78 Bridge Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1160
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a long beach in Sea Bright day we looked online to see what sea food restaurants were around us. We found The Chowda House and based on previous reviews on Google decided to give it a try. I must say it is a cute...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 12 June 2018

A rainy, cool June Sunday. Perfect day for warm chowder and fish and chips. Best fish and chips I have had so far in Red Bank, hake or scrod, perfectly cooked with fresh cut chips. Manhattan chowder a bit bland for my taste, but warm...More

Thank TheCFO
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Joint looks like it out of seaport in New England. Great wait staff-Knowledgeable and wants you to have great in or out dining experience. Clam Chowder is out of control!! Fresh-unique broth and plenty, plenty of "real clams." I also had the Shrimp Po Boy...More

Thank BOB19531953
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because it was rated highly, close to the train, and was reasonably priced. We ordered fish and chips and clam chowder. The food was greasy we had to send the fish back because it was under cooked, and while the second...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. It was outstanding. The service was great, the fried clams were delicious. My husband ordered the cod sandwich, it was huge and perfectly cooked. I ordered the lobster roll with the citrus aioli omg it was so good. This place...More

1  Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We were excited about our visit to Chowda House. The meals we ordered weren't memorable. The New England clam chowder was watery and the dinner salad basic.

Thank Twentyfifteen
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lobster rolls and fish and chips are great. I enjoy going here in the summer with my family because of the outside dining area behind the restaurant.

Thank phyllismooney
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent I had to Manhattan clam chowder it was excellent I had the fried seafood combo it was good but I wish I would've ordered the cod fish and chips

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The tired unimposing exterior gives way to delicious reliable FRESH seafood. We both had whole belly fried clams and we could see them shucking our clams! That is fresh. New England clam chowder, their namesake was terrific. Food was delicious! Very clean restaurant, predictable nautical...More

Thank audtiernan
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Been there about five times already, and always leave satisfied and full! I LOVE LOVE LOVE THEIR SOUPS! Previously I enjoyed their shrimp scampi, and shrimp salad. Highly recommend!

Thank mikey3cc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Bridge Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1160
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-747-1500
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Delicious Seafood dishes and Clam Chowdas daily. Lobster Roll and Lobster meals daily. Also have non seafood times i.E. BBQ Chicken, Chicken Sandwiches and Salads. Casual Dining with a nice outside, seasonal dining area. Available for events too. Located directly across from the Red Bank train station.
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