A look at Long Beach Island, NJ
Long Beach Island is a low lying barrier island and, as such, is prone to flooding from tides and rain.
The Holiday Snack Bar in Beach Haven was open for outdoor dining and take out as of July 3rd 2020. Seating is limited as is the case for most restaurants.
Bistro 14 Oyster Bar and Restaurant is one of the few restaurants on Long Beach Island with a water view. They are located in Bay Village in Beach Haven
There was a recent crash in 2020 of a banner plane in 2020 where two lifeguards rescued the pilot. That plane crashed into the ocean. This is a photo of a crash in the bay from perhaps the late 1970’s or maybe the 1980’s.
July 2020 update – Buckalews is offering outside dining in a large tent on Centre Street.
Buckalews restaurant and bar is located in the heart of Beach Haven.
UPDATE 2020 – The Chegg is currently open for takeout and sidewalk dining until indoor dining is reopened in New Jersey
The Chicken or The Egg is a restaurant between second and third streets on the Boulevard. The place is usually packed with people waiting on the sidewalk. The food and service range consistently between great and excellent.
UPDATE – July 2020 – Station 117 is offering outdoor dining in “The Garden”. It is well covered outdoor seating.
Station 117 Restaurant and Bar pays homage to the lifesaving stations that once provided protection and refuge for sailors along the coast of Long Beach Island.
We stopped at the Engleside’s Outdoor bar, the Sandbar on Friday, July 3rd 2020.
As of July 3rd, 2020, Barry’s Do Me a Flavor in Beach Haven had a large tent for outdoor dining as well as takeout.
The Gables offers fairly elegant outdoor dining thanks to their large open porch.