Satisfy Your Appetite and Keep Your Wallet Well-Padded

Visit Lefty's Tavern in Barnegat & Serving in Toms River, Manahawkin, Waretown, LBI, Bayville and Ocean County, NJ

Regardless of your mood or dietary restrictions, if you're looking for homemade food in a family setting, Lefty's Tavern is the place to be. Our locally owned and operated restaurant offers a formal dining area, tavern, banquet hall and catering services to suit your needs. We feature an eclectic menu of American food at prices that won't deplete your wallet.

We'll treat you like we treat our employees - just like family. We're proud to be a part of the local community. Visit Lefty's Tavern in Barnegat & serving in Toms River, Manahawkin, Waretown, LBI, Bayville and Ocean County, NJ for your next meal.

We're open for happy hour

Are you looking for a great price on a cold drink? Lefty's offers all kinds of happy hour specials! Visit us at the following times for a fantastic deal:


  • Sundays ALL DAY, featuring $2 or $3 beers and 50% off house wines/well drinks at the bar & half priced appetizers!
  • Monday to Saturday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Don't forget, we also have an awesome early bird special!!


Enjoy live entertainment

Lefty's is proud to host some of the area's best live music. Come in with your friends on the weekend to enjoy great tunes and a fun atmosphere. Something's always shaking at Lefty's!

Making our mark on the area

Whether it's donating to area charities or winning an award at the annual Chowder Fest, Lefty's Tavern loves the Barnegat area. We've won Chowder Fest awards in three of the last four years, including two for critic's choice, so look for us to come out on top again in 2017! Our banquet room hosts meetings of local organizations, as well. Come by Lefty's Tavern to scope out our banquet area today.

Get us involved in your next event

If you're looking for a venue to host your wedding reception or meeting, or need a caterer for a party or event, call Lefty's Tavern to reserve the date. We'll sit down to discuss the details, including:
  • Menus
  • Seating options
  • Decorations
  • Themes
  • Staffing needs

Call 609-607-0707 to find out more about our catering options.

Try some of our delicious food on the menu

Here at Lefty's Tavern, we try to have a variety of different foods and flavors for our customers to enjoy! Whether you were wanting to enjoy a juicy burger or one of our sea food dishes for dinner, we have all the ingredients to make your trip worth the while. Our menus show just how diverse we are and there are so many different options to choose from you just can't go wrong! For dinner, give some of our freh sea food a try! We offer:

We are an american restaurant that serves Italian food, German Food, sea food and your traditional bar food. Give us a call or contact us to hear more about our menu and book your dinner reservation today!

  • Lefty's Tavern

    547 North Main Street
    Barnegat, NJ 08005


    Call Us
    Phone: (609) 607-0707

    Mon: 11:00AM-12:00AM
    Tue: 11:00AM-12:00AM
    Wed: 11:00AM-12:00AM
    Thu: 11:00AM-12:00AM
    Fri: 11:00AM-12:00AM
    Sat: 11:00AM-12:00AM
    Sun: 11:00AM-12:00AM