Fare: New American
Price: Moderate - Expensive
Food Quality: Typical of mid-range Jersey Shore beach front restaurants
Service: Wait staff is friendly, largely seasonal and is inconsistent. Tends to be slow, especially during the peak season.
Decor: During the warmer months, there is outside dining on the boardwalk with gorgeous views of the ocean and the beach ---- and an excellent vantage point for people watching.
Overall Rating: 2 Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = Poor to Four stars = Best in Class
Good for people watching with scenic boardwalk, beach front views
Noise Level: Moderate to high during peak times
Recommended For: Diners who enjoy casual dining with a beach front trendy ambiance
Not Recommended For: Diners who prefer more complex, eclectic food with many fine dining amenities.
Recommended dishes: When available, Robinson's Signature Crab Cakes; Flame Grilled Shrimp Kabobs; and the Tenderloin Twin filets of Beef.
Liquor: Extensive wine list, specialty cocktails. Bar scene is vibrant.
McLoone's Robinson Ale House, located on the lower level of Tim McLoone’s Supper Club, is an attractive restaurant with scenic boardwalk and beach/ocean views.
It is the more casual alternative to the Supper Club with both inside and outside dining.
The main reason you come to this restaurant is for the awesome ocean views and the high energy bar scene. During the warmer months, there is outside dining on the boardwalk with gorgeous views of the ocean, the beach ---- and an excellent vantage point for people watching.
The food is decent, reasonably priced, pretty much in-line with other mid-range Jersey Shore beach front restaurants.
This is not gourmet dining. They serve a menu with a decent selection of new American dishes, a raw bar, and choices of burgers, sandwiches, and salads with gluten free options.
The wait staff is largely seasonal and is inconsistent, and tends to be slow, especially during the peak season.
McLoone's Robinson Ale House is open seven days/week for lunch and dinner.
(Updated May 2023)
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