Fare: Eclectic International
Food Quality: 1 1/2 Stars
Service: 1 1/2 Stars
Decor: 2 Stars
Overall Rating: 1 1/2 Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = Poor to Four stars = Best in Class
A vibrant, trendy, Jersey Shore beach front setting with beach/ocean views.
Noise Level: Moderate -High
Dress: Very casual
Recommended For: Diners who enjoy dining in a vibrant, Jersey Shore, beach front setting.
Not Recommended For: Diners who prefer high end, fine dining in a lower key, quieter setting.
Recommended dishes: When available, Langosta Curry Thailand/India butter poached lobster; The The Manchego and Pequillo Stuffed Organic Chicken; and the Labrador Asian BBQ Baby Back Ribs, slow cooked in our own Hoisan Ginger Barbecue
Liquor: Full service vibrant bar with a good selection of beers and specialty cocktails
The Langosta Lounge , located across from the Stone Pony, is an Asbury Park boardwalk hot spot, popular with the 20 + to 40+ crowd who come to enjoy a lively bar, good music, and reasonably priced food and drinks, in an attractive beach front setting with ocean views.
The place is owned by Marilyn Schlossbach, a Jersey Shore native and a well-known local restaurateur with ownership in Pop's Garage, Asbury Park Yacht Club, the Labrador Lounge, Russell & Bette's in Rumson
The restaurant gives off a trendy, rustic beach themed ambiance with a bit of Jersey Shore honky tonk, with ceiling lights serving as beacons from underwater movies, a lit up Buddha head, marble pineapple lamps, and various other mementos adorning the walls.
The menu offers a wide selection of eclectic combinations of dishes from different countries using fresh ingredients from locally sourced seafood and produce.
Vegan and vegetarian options are available.
The service is friendly, though tends to be rushed on busy weekend evenings.
During the warmer months there is outdoor dining on the boardwalk with a view of the beach and the ocean.
Great for people watching along the boardwalk
Langosta Lounge is Family Friendly. They offer a kids menu.
Langosta Lounge is open seven days/ week for Lunch & Dinner and for Sunday Comfort Brunch: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
(updated June, 2018)
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