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Jay's on Third

9836 3rd Ave, Stone Harbor, NJ 08247-1934
+1 609-368-1000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pad thai” (25 reviews)
“halibut” (21 reviews)
“pork chop” (12 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
9836 3rd Ave, Stone Harbor, NJ 08247-1934
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Holy cow the food was awesome! We had had appetizers, main course and desert. All courses were delicious. In addition to great taste the plate presentation was artful. This is a boutique restaurant. Lovely dining room and ambiance. Seating Is a little tight, but we...More

1  Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is truly an exceptional eating experience. There is no question about the quality of the food and the service. The Chef is creative and perhaps the best at "the shore." BUT the restaurant is NOISY beyond belief. It is literally impossible to have a...More

Thank Techvestco
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My wife and I dine at this Stone Harbor restaurant each year when we visit Sea Isle City. The food is always wonderful. My wife had fried shrimp and pad thai. We eat at very good Thai restaurants all year but she thinks Jay's has...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places on 7 mi island. The food is fantastic, the place is comfortable and the people are very friendly. Service was impeccable. Fresh fish is excellent and, oddly, the pad Thai is the best in the area!

Thank James D
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Super menu and the specials equally great. I had blackened tuna special starter and a fillet mignon with tempura prawns special. Great service, atmosphere and experience 👍😄

2  Thank rmmb73
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It has been several years since we have eaten again at Jay's, it was good to see that the quality of the food and service continues to be excellent. We were there on a Tuesday night and the place was filled attesting to the quality...More

1  Thank geckobvi
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This BYOB is a treasure at the shore. Three of us had day boat scallops and were extremely pleased with our dinners. Service was spot on. The place was busy and all the food I saw coming by looked delicious. I will certainly return when...More

1  Thank lyn d
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Food and service were fantastic. Sooo good!!! This restaurant is a "can't miss"!!! You will have a delicious meal.

Thank Penash25
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I ate there recently with a group of friends and we had a hard time carrying on any conversation due to the noise but we were in for a treat when the food arrived. Everyone else had the scallops and they loved them. I had...More

3  Thank Jacob204
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This was the highlight of our dining in Stone Harbor this visit. Escaping the family dynamics which had dominated the week, my wife and I went out for a fine-dining experience and THIS WAS IT. The service was excellent, the food was superb, the ambience...More

2  Thank Peter H
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11 August 2016|
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Response from Tom M | Reviewed this property |
Dress is resort casual. No patio. Reservations are recommended. BYOB.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:15 PM - 10:00 PM
5:15 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9836 3rd Ave, Stone Harbor, NJ 08247-1934
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Stone Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 609-368-1000
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WELCOME! Now in its 10th season, Jay's on Third has become one of Stone Harbor's premiere restaurants, offering seasonally inspired dishes from fresh, local produce, seafood & meats, cooked simply yet incorporating international influences. Bring a bottle of wine & enjoy an evening of casual, fine dining at Jay's, voted South Jersey Magazine 2010 and 2011 Best of the Shore and awarded 4 stars from The Press of Atlantic City. Jay's On Third is a great place to dine and relax, whatever the occasion may be, in a lovely seashore community and neighborhood. Attention to detail sets Jays's on Third apart. Reliability and goodness are shared in an upscale environment in a relaxing atmosphere.
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