The Original Portuguese Grill

44 Manchester Ave
Forked River, NJ 08731
Phone: (609) 971-7100
Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean
Price: $$

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  • Hours
    Monday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Tuesday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Thursday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Friday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Saturday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Sunday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Special Needs Booster/High Chairs, Wheelchair Access, BYOB
  • Atmosphere Romantic, Family / Children
  • Reservation Information Suggested
  • Meal Times Served Lunch, Dinner
  • Attire Casual
  • Amenities Private Party Room
  • Banquet Facilities 50 - 100 People
  • Parking Availability Parking on Site
  • Payment Methods Amex Cash Check Discover Mastercard Visa


The Original Portuguese Grill opened in 2007 and has been serving up delicious paella a pescador, mariscada and Meio frango no chrrasco since then. Chef George Bautista, previously of Seabra's in Newark, NJ, creates authentic yet creative Portugese dishes in the heart of Forked River. Come by, bring your favorite wine and have dinner with us!

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Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 473reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 The food was hot, attractive presentation, and delicious. The restaurant was net and clean. The server was very attentive and helpful. We go back again and again! Jan 30, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Awesome time .. out with the guys and we were treated great by Anna and her employee..very personable and helped with menu choices..will definitely return Jan 8, 2015
Rated 2 out of 5 by Food was ok. Nothing special. Vegetables were cold. I asked to have scallops browned & well done, but waitress said chef would not do it. She said he said that would make scallops overcooked. I was not happy with that. Jan 4, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Friendly staff delicious food. Dec 30, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by server, service, food & ambiance is excellent Dec 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by The food and the service along with the atmosphere were excellent Dec 19, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good Food, excellent service. Nov 24, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by really good food, I loved it Nov 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by the seafood was very fresh. our meals came out hot and very tasty. Nov 18, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Love this restaurant. It is on the top of my list to dine out. Service was great also. See you real soon. Nov 11, 2014
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