Local Dining

Our Favorite Restaurants

The Normandy Inn staff, friends, and family, along with the DowneySide Adoption Agency of Point Pleasant, N.J. would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to the following restaurants for making our holiday open house party not only festive but tasteful as well! Your time and generosity is greatly appreciated. And for their attention and talents, we recommend to all of our guests that you visit their websites and Restaurants Spring Lake NJ!

Additional Spring Lake Dining

Spring Lake and the surrounding area offer dozens of restaurants in every shape and size. In addition to the large selection of menus available for our guests, here is a listing of some of our favorites...


Rated one of the area's top restaurants for innovative American cuisine, this upscale BYO offers a dining experience second to none. An outstanding menu, superb service and courtyard dining make Brandl's the Normandy's top pick for dining out.
Directions: Right on Third Ave. Follow to 10th Ave. in Belmar. Make left at light. Right into Belmar Plaza.)
Phone: (732)280-7501

The Breakers

Close by, along the ocean, dressy (jacket not necessary), great Northern Italian food
City: Spring Lake
Directions: Right onto Ocean Avenue, three blocks down)
Phone: (732)449-7700


We call it Fresh American-Mediterranean.  Our menu features many classics from Filet Mignon to Rosemary Chicken to Seafood Combinations.
City: Asbury Park
Phone: (732)988-0123

Old Mill Inn

Reservations required, dressy (jacket not necessary), excellent food and service
City: Spring Lake Heights
Directions: Ludlow Avenue west, first left after light onto Old Mill Road, one mile on right)
Phone: (732)449-1800

Ollie Klein's

Fish Market and Waterside Café. Very casual (paper plates), terrific, fresh seafood, BYOB
City: Belmar
Directions: North on Ocean Avenue, left on Fifth Avenue, across Main St. on right)
Phone: (732)681-1177

Red's Lobster Dock

Dock, Raw Bar and Lobster Pot Restaurant, excellent casual seafood, fantastic outdoor atmosphere
City: Point Pleasant
Phone: (732)732-295-6622

Rod's Olde Irish Tavern

Casual, consistently good food, bar
City: Sea Girt
Directions: South on First Avenue, three blocks from sharp curve)
Phone: (732)449-2020

Scarborough Fair

Fine food and service, unique menu and specials, intimate atmosphere
City: Manasquan
Directions: Ludlow Avenue to Route 35 South, right turn just before traffic circle)
Phone: (732)223-6658

Stella Marina

Classic Italian cuisine, extensive wine selection, warm atmosphere and spectacular views, is a natural dining destination
City: Asbury Park
Phone: (732)775-7776


Very intimate dining, BYOB, closed Mondays
City: Spring Lake
Directions: First Avenue to Monmouth Avenue, around lake to Hewitt-Wellington Hotel)
Phone: (732)974-9755


We offer a selection of light, seasonal finger foods, made up of house specialties
City: Asbury Park
Phone: (732)455-3447

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