The Jersey Shore Restaurant Week will begin on April 1st and run for 10 days. Nearly 70 restaurants will offer 3 course meals for either $20.11 or $30.11. It’s the event all the Jersey Shore foodies have been waiting for!
The gala Kick-Off Party is planned for March 31st at the Dauphin Grille in the Berkeley Hotel in Asbury Park. Guests will be able to sample top Jersey Shore chef’s favorite appetizers. Complimentary Wine Bar featuring delicious wines from around the world, cheese bar, pate station, dessert room. Live music will be provided by the Soul Singers. Restaurants and vendors participating to date are: Kleins, Tre Amici, Brandl, Dauphin Grill, Matisse, Spicy’s Cantina, Remington’s, Red’s Lobster Pot, Ship Wreck Point, Harpoon Willy’s, Alexian Pate, Bay Head Cheese Shop, Sweet Bottom Cookies…. more to come!
Saturday, April 2nd, Harpoon Willy’s in Manasquan will host “Burgers, Bloodies and Brews” and Sunday, The Mill, Spring Lake Heights, will present “The Great Jersey Shore Martini Contest” where area bartenders compete for the “Best Martini at the Shore”.
On Monday, April 4th, The Barclay Hotel in Belmar hosts “The Dream Dinner”. Executive Chefs from Brandl, David Burke Fromagerie, Doris & Ed’s and Shipwreck Grill each prepare a course and pair them with wines.
Enjoy “Shellfish and Chardonnay” all day Wednesday, the 6th at Rooney’s Oceanfront Restaurant in Long Branch. $5 chardonnay, $1 shrimp and oysters, .50 clams.
“Get to the Point” on Saturday, April 9th at The Elks in Point Pleasant. Beat the winter blues with BBQ and Microbrews. Food courtesy of Prime Market. Live music by RetroJunk.
Restaurant Week ends with “Sunday Soiree-A Taste of St. Tropez” on the ocean in Long Branch at Avenue. Sample delicious Mediterranean foods and wines. Live music.
If you’re looking to rent a house at the shore, check out ShoreVacations.com, Jersey Shore’s biggest vacation rentals resource. It lists hundreds of rental homes and condos from Sandy Hook all the way down to Cape May (including Belmar, Point Pleasant, Seaside Heights, Ocean City, Long Beach Island, Atlantic City or the Wildwoods). It’s a one-stop website for planning your Jersey Shore vacation, featuring beach information, weather updates and more! And of course, it has a full list of all the Jersey Shore events this year.