Asbury Park Press Recognizes 9th Ave Pier

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The Asbury Park Press recently recognized 9th Ave Pier as one of the 14 great Shore spots for dock and dine. The ease of customers being able to dock, dine, and enjoy live music truly make 9th Ave Pier one of the Shore’s best dining locations.

“Keep looking and you will spot 9th Ave Pier, where boat wonders can dock and enjoy a meal and live music beneath the umbrella-topped tables.” – Sarah Griesemer, Rebecca King Asbury Park Press

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Marina Grille Is One of NJ Monthly’s Top Spots for Outdoor DIning

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Marina Grille was recently recognized in NJ Monthly’s 20 Top Spots for Delicious Outdoor Dining.

“As you sit on the deck overlooking the Shark River, the setting sun backlights an armada of gleaming motor yachts you can admire without worrying about their upkeep—unless, that is, you have chosen to arrive by boat, as many do. With a big umbrella sheltering your table, nurse one of the signature Rum Bucket cocktails, polish off clams and oysters and move up the food chain to pizza, burgers, seared scallops or a rib eye.” – Eric Levin

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Patio Palooza 2018

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For the second year in a row, Patio Palooza, an annual event held at Jack Baker’s Wharfside Restaurant in Point Pleasant Beach raised over $10,000 for St. Mary’s Place by the Sea.  Donations from this years’ event totaled $12,000!

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Patio Palooza 2017 to Benefit Mary’s Place by the Sea

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patio-palooza-2017The Wharfside Patio Bar, located in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, will be hosting their annual Patio Palooza on September 13th, 2017 from 4pm to 10pm. Patio Palooza is an event held each year in September celebrating the end of the summer season with live music and entertainment from more than 20 local bands. Patio Palooza is also a fundraiser, typically supporting a local cause dear to the performers.

This year, Chefs International is proud to benefit Mary’s Place by the Sea, a respite home for women who are receiving treatment for cancer. We couldn’t be happier to support such an amazing organization. See everyone on September 13th!

Exclusive First-Look at the Highly Anticipated Marina Grille

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marina-grilleAfter months of construction, Belmar’s newest entertainment center is just about set to open this spring at the the Belmar Marina. News 12’s Jim Murdoch got an exclusive look at the highly anticipated Marina Grille.

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The Marina Grille will join 9th Ave Pier, making the Belmar Marina a can’t miss summer hotspot for years to come!

Introducing Prime Rib Night at Anchor Tavern

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It’s the deal of all deals! Every Thursday Anchor Tavern will be slow roasting prime rib over oak wood to create the most succulent prime rib dinner special around. Come and enjoy 12 ounces of rich, smoky prime rib paired with 2 house made side dishes for only $20. Arrive early & bring your appetite because once we run out, you’ll have to wait a whole week to get your hands on it again. Visit for more information!

9th Ave Pier in Belmar Featured on Lou’s Toughest Jobs

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In the past, Lou’s Toughest Jobs has taken Lou Russo from 94.3 The Point on some treacherous journeys. In this segment, 9th Ave Pier presented Lou with a different sort of challenge. Lets just say braving the high waters of the Point Pleasant inlet wasn’t required in this job. This time, all that was required was the ability to keep a beat. Lou ended up joining The Mike Dalton Band on stage in the singing of some Jersey Shore classics. Check it out!

Jack Baker’s Lobster Shanty and Wharfside on Lou’s Toughest Jobs

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The latest addition of Lou’s Toughest Jobs took Lou Russo from 94.3 The Point to the high seas of the Point Pleasant inlet. Here is where Lou ventured out with Captain Rich and his deckhand, Livingston, to show you just how fresh the lobster served at Jack Baker’s Wharfside Restaurant and Jack Baker’s Lobster Shanty are.

You won’t find fresher lobster anywhere at the Jersey Shore. Check out the video and take it from Lou himself.

Lou’s Toughest Jobs takes on Anchor Tavern

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Lou Russo, from 94.3 The Point, was recently put to work at our Anchor Tavern restaurant in Belmar as part of the “Lou’s Toughest Jobs” series. Check out what happened when Lou got behind the bar at Anchor Tavern at 713 Main St. in Belmar!

Here is what Lou had to say

“We started the the series because someone questioned what might happen if I ever really had to work at a tough job for a living, and I decided to find out. For the most recent edition, Anchor Tavern in Belmar asked me to work for them, and I quickly accepted. I was so happy to hear I was working at Anchor Tavern. It’s an awesome place to eat, catch a game, enjoy happy hour and hang out with friends. The people at Anchor are also very brave, since they wanted me to be their happy hour bartender.”