Surf City, Long Beach Island, New Jersey
Sunning in the city of surf
Surf City, NJ is one of those classic LBI towns, a place where folks come year after year. Historically, Surf City was the site of the first boarding hotel at the New Jersey Shore, the Mansion of Health.
And in the last several years, Surf City has become something of an artist enclave with galleries like the MT Burton Gallery, Firefly, Swell Colors, Solace Gallery, the Ann Coen Gallery. Every summer weekend, you’ll find live music and open doors with gorgeous art on display.
Where to Dine in Surf City, Long Beach Island
The eateries have stepped it up as well, as Baked on the Beach, Shore Fire Grill, the Northside Bar & Grill, Surfside, Wally’s, and the Sandbox, have added to the scene. Maybe you’re into those time-honored LBI traditions like Panzones, Surf City Pizza, or Scojo’s. The Surf City Hotel offers a huge bar, restaurant and live music.
The Yellowfin, on 24th St. is one of LBI’s best restaurants.
Surf City is also loaded with cool treats in the summer like the Big Dipper, Rita’s, Grannie Annie’s, Scoop City and now Playa Bowls and Incredibowls for acai bowls and smoothies. All of the Surf City vacation rental homes are just a short walk from the beach and amenities.
Where to Stay in Surf City, Long Beach Island
The beaches are all family friendly. Kids and adults all love playing in the sand and frolicking in the waves. Surfing and paddleboarding is allowed anywhere outside the flags.
Whether you’re looking to cruise around the bay in a sailboat, get some sun, play tennis, or launch your craft from the Surf City boat ramp, Surf City has it.
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