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Bum Rogers Crabhouse

2207 Central Avenue, Corner of Central and 23rd Avenues, Seaside Park, NJ 08752
+1 732-830-2770
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“garlic crab” (25 reviews)
“seafood” (47 reviews)
“burger” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2207 Central Avenue, Corner of Central and 23rd Avenues, Seaside Park, NJ 08752
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a long wait for our table, but that was no issue, as the cocktails were flowing! Dinner was excellent, and they didn't rush you out the door.

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bellied up to the bar at Bum's last night. We are locals and we came out for the BOGO meals. However, we chose the Panko Grouper dinner and a cheddar mushroom burger to share. It was awesome. They had an special on Sangria, my favorite....More

Thank blacksheeplamb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are so many reasons I love coming here. This place is just a fun spot in general. When the outside patio is open that's where I usually hang out. I can chill there all day. The bartenders here are some of the nicest people...More

Thank zellywelly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give two and a half, I would have. First thing to know, you’ll get rushed out off season if they don’t know you personally. At least that’s what we took from the experience. The food is passable, it’s food-service grade prepared with...More

Thank os101king
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Had a seafood feast last Sunday. Old Bay crabs, Lobster and steamers, crabcakes, shrimp cocktail, lobster fra diavolo, Blackened fish bites, all perfectly prepared. All four of us had an excellent meal and some leftovers for later. Nicely done! We ran up a big tab,...More

Thank tomd350
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I loved this place. The food was good, the vibe was fun and the service was spot on. I tried the crab balls. They were OK. I went for the Jersey Shore Thing which included lobster, crab, shrimp, corn and potatoes. It was DELICIOUS, cooked...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 19 September 2018

There are local establishments which are a very part of any vacation or weekend or even a day trip. "Bum's" is just such a place! I have NEVER had a bad meal here and have always had a very good time. If you do go...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stopped in for dinner on a September Sunday. We were sat promptly and the waitress greeted us right away. We ordered soft drinks and the crab dip appetizer. I ordered the prime rib and my friend ordered shrimp scampi. Everything was...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Stopped by for opening weekend of football and they had great happy hour specials for food and drinks. Can't go wrong with $2 Bud Lights! The food itself wasn't the best bar food, but definitely decent for the price. I would definitely return during off...More

Thank Katrina B
Reviewed 9 September 2018

this place has a laid back atmosphere that all ages can enjoy. seafood is delicious and on the weekends they have great bands

Thank fromtomsriver
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23 August 2018|
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Response from Bob G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, great place, they will love It.
Laura M
27 July 2018|
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Response from m27mascola | Reviewed this property |
They are as good as there Crab Balls , Great Enjoyable and Delish .
19 June 2016|
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Response from oceanjerry | Property representative |
Hi Deb, On the patio only and see the guidelines below, thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2207 Central Avenue, Corner of Central and 23rd Avenues, Seaside Park, NJ 08752
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Seaside Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-830-2770
  • E-mail
Bum Rogers, spanning five decades, has been a unique, specialty house restaurant and the communal, spirit-lifting watering hole of the indigenous and migrating young and young-at-heart.We, the Bum Rogers Family and staff, continue to be dedicated to the proposition that you came to this place to have a good time, eat heartily, and depart feeling better than before.
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