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MJ's Pizza Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pizza, Grill
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1213 Sycamore Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724-3208
+1 732-542-3131
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother and I do monthly dinners and he's southern NJ and I'm northern NJ so we try to meet in the middle. I found this place through google. It is a chain so there's a few around. This one had decent bar food. We split mozzarella sticks (which were obviously from a box) and had a pizza. The pizza... More 

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Thank Barbara S
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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203 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

MJ's has pretty good food with a nice view; try to get a table by the window to see the small waterfall in the back of the building. The "Granny Pie" is one of the best pizzas around while there "French Onion Soup" is really top notch. A reliable choice in Tinton Falls.

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Thank JFK49
Red Bank, New Jersey
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62 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Well anyone that's read any of my reviews knows that I've been to many restaurants in many cities. Let me tell you a little bit about this gem hidden in my hometown where I grew up. The food, the view, but most importantly The people make this my favorite place to go. It doesn't matter if you're in the mood... More 

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Thank Matthew G
Lincroft, New Jersey
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

looks like a new menu trying to upgrade the food. last night, it worked. had the filet mignon sandwich which was cooked the way i ordered and was very tender. place can get a little noist deoending on which level you are seated on

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Thank connollypl
Tinton Falls, New Jersey, Usa
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch or dinner with friends or family. We sat upstairs near the bar and enjoyed the food and the company. They offer a quick lunch and a full menu. I had a very good spicy chicken sandwich, one friend got a very good burger and the third got a personal pizza. Food was good and service was... More 

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Thank Joe R
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My husband and I plus another couple went to MJ's Bar & Grill for New Year's Eve. It really was the only place open at 10:30 or so. We didn't want to go far after church, so we decided to go there. I had the crab cakes and they were absolutely delicious! My husband had the turkey club and it... More 

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Thank cathydavis1
Freehold, New Jersey
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107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

My husband has been teaching a Saturday culinary class. I have been assisting him. The class runs from 10am to 2pm. By time we are finished we are famished. Last weekend we stopped at MJ's on the way home and were completely satisfied. On a cold, dreary snow/rain day MJ's was warm and toasty and their food hit the spot.... More 

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Thank Lisa W
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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123 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Seems as if we may have come on a bad night. Slow service, sub par food. Didn't seem to live up to the other MJ's in quality.

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Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

While MJ"s is really just your average sports bar/family restaurant, I am constantly pleased with the consistent quality of food and service I have received here. The staff have always been very friendly to my wife, young daughter and I, and we enjoy stopping in for cold beer (always something new on tap) and great burgers (including the turkey burgers!).... More 

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Thank Wojx
Warren, New Jersey
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Quick easy stop for a pizza and a beer. Picturesque waterfall needs a little caring to but the open air , high ceilings make up for a whimsical atmosphere,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Grill
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Sycamore Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724-3208
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tinton Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 732-542-3131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?