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Playa Bowls

88 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6728
+1 732-222-3560
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“acai bowl” (5 reviews)
“granola” (5 reviews)
“nutella” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
88 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6728
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Despite a fairly long wait, the unique “bowls” and smoothies were a big hit with my family. Service was young and fun and bob marley was jamming on the speakers. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank iceman611
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Great place for açaí bowls. This is a really popular spot in the summer and sometimes the line can be around the block so just prepare for that. But the wait is well worth it. My favorite thing on the menu is the pura vida...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RahulMD
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a different and most healthy experience. The menu is all natural and healthy from organic oatmeal with fruit honey,granola,etc. The bowls are very large. Everything made fresh from fruit when you order your dish.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Moegolden
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I have tried several varieties of their bowls and have enjoyed each one immensely (favorites are the tropical acai bowl, nutella coconut bowl, pure vida acai bowl, and the nutella acai bowl). I wait until the tourists go home for the season and then I...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank TaraHeagele
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I spent a month in Bali, where every place serves what they call smoothie bowls. The idea is catching on here under the guise of what is known as acai bowls. But Playa goes much further than just acai bowls, offering more varied and interesting...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Cat O
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I'm always amazed at how packed this place gets and how quickly the staff is able to get the line to move. One of my favorite locations for this place because it's right on the beach. It makes for the perfect healthy snack while tanning....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Came here for lunch after a day at the beach and my was this refreshing! The food was jam packed with super-foods and healthy fruit so it was actually fuel for my body and I left feeling nourished and energized. But the crazy part is...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DanaS841
Reviewed 9 July 2017

How refreshing. Everyone should visit Playa Bowls. It tastes like ice cream but is very good for you!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank doctormNj
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Best healthy eating at the shore! Delicious! Can't wait to go back! Cute ambiance, friendly service!

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Mspf22
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Lots of flavors to choose from. A delicious variety of healthy choices. Very generous portions! Well worth the visit!!

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Debbie B
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6728
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 732-222-3560
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