Rock 'n Chair

4.2
267 reviews
$30 and under
American
Rock'n Chair offers a new appearance, great food, exciting atmosphere & live entertainment. The warm & inviting atmosphere is sure to enhance your dining experience.
What 267 People Are Saying
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4.2based on recent ratings
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4.4
service
4.1
ambience
3.9
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HarryL
1 review
Dined 19 hours ago
Overall2food2service5ambience2

Should have requested to sit outside on the patio. Indoors is quite dated. Food on the floor needed to swept up, air conditioner dripping onto the floor, and ceiling tiles that looked dirty and disgusting.

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KarenC
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience4

We really enjoyed our meal there. The service was excellent and the staff was very friendly. Exactly what you want for a dining experience at the beach. One of our meals was he baby back ribs. Excellent. We finished every last bit 😀

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FranB
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We had a reservation but had to wait because they were short staffed, which is understandable. Even with that, once we were seated, we were served right away and the food is always good, just a bit pricey.

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BeaT
Atlantic City
5 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall3food2service2ambience3

Has a relatively early reservation for dinner for a Saturday evening after Labor Day. Still took a long time to be seated. Service, food, and general ambience were disappointing. Would not recommend.

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ChrisM
Atlantic City
8 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was great! Also love the crab cakes and the fresh vegetables!

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OpenTable Diner
Raleigh
2 reviews
Dined on 9 September 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience2

Food was not good. Grouper was severely undercooked, vegies were cold and the salad was not in a salad bowl. Scallops ok but only 6 were included which is not OK for the price. Minimal wine in the glass - maybe 3 sips. Server was clearly over worked so we did not hold that against her. Will not visit again as it is well below other restaurants in Avalon.

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JamesB
Columbus
1 review
Dined on 5 September 2021
Overall2food1service3ambience3

The food preparation was not good. We were 4 and all of us found the food to be not very good. Not worth what they charge to eat there.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 5 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nice experience on the side patio.

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vipNickK
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on 30 August 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience2

Place is clean and nice. Waitress was great. The food was not good.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Surrey
1 review
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

There was a receipt mixed into my drink!

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ReReandJack
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious and they have great happy hours.

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vipKrose
Philadelphia
137 reviews
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server Michael was nice and attentive. We had breakfast which was tasty and exactly what we wanted. Then off to the bar for some more yummy drinks

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 27 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and nice employees. Bar area was a bit loud but it didn’t bother us because we were seated on the other end of the restaurant. Great food and service. Would definitely go back when in Avalon again!

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MIXTHIS
1 review
Dined on 27 August 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Food was ehhhh and we ordered a lot lol but chocolate martini and espresso martini were on point They gave us a booth too which made us really happy

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 26 August 2021
Overall1food1service5ambience1

Employees and wait staff were friendly and very nice. Food just wasn’t good and it was expensive for what it was.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 26 August 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Terrible food and overpriced

DH
DanielleH
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on 25 August 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience3

In past we loved this place, but this time it was meh

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MargieT
1 review
Dined on 24 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Tuesday Daily special was fabulous. My party was very happy and satisfied with the delicious food.

Thank you.

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billthird
Philadelphia
90 reviews
Dined on 24 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was superb and the service was excellent

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vipReferee
16 reviews
Dined on 22 August 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Great service and good food at a reasonable price for a resort area.

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Racford
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on 21 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Came to see Keith & Sonya Road show. They were fantastic! Had the quesadillas. They were good. The atmosphere was great. Had a very fun time!

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DennisF
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on 20 August 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Server eileen was great very attentive food was good

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AndreaC
1 review
Dined on 16 August 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Good fresh food. Great live guitarist very adept at handling over imbibers at bar.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlantic City
6 reviews
Dined on 15 August 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Excellent experience as usual. We deducted one star because the flatbread was bland, but the burger was great, the service was very good and the ambiance on the side deck was wonderful.

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vipmidnycseeker
New York Area
24 reviews
Dined on 14 August 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We made our reservation more than a day ahead on Open Table. We were given a choice of seating indoors or outdoors and chose outdoors. When we arrived it was 90+' so we asked to be seated under their large awning (which was still outdoors and only about a third full). The hostess gave us a hard time about not reserving with a preference for under the awning (which we explained we couldn't online; but she didn't seem to care), so she seated the six of us under a meager umbrella in the direct sunshine. It was much too uncomfortable to eat, but the hostess wouldn't budge, so we left.

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OpenTable Diner
Pittsburgh
1 review
Dined on 13 August 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Awful. Food was over cooked and the lobster ravioli was made with Ragu. Waiter was abhorrently bad. Barely saw him.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 12 August 2021
Overall4food3service4ambience4

We have been Had our home in stone harbor for over 30 years and don't venture for dinner to often in to Avalon but Rock N' Chair was a nice change of scenery. The food was reasonably priced and was good not great but good. We enjoyed good drinks and good entertainment and would definitely visit again to try out different menu options they have a good varity and a large menu with something for everyone. They brought out my nephews food quick and were very friendly.

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Pats
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on 12 August 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience2

The music indoors made it impossible to talk to others at our table. Thank goodness we only had about a 10 minute wait to eat outdoors

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Nnmathteach
Baltimore
70 reviews
Dined on 12 August 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience4

The food was excellent and we were seated promptly. Our food was served in a timely manner. Some plates could have been removed from the table such as soup bowl and salad plates, but this may have been the busboy responsibility but the waitress should have taken care of it. I would recommend this restaurant.

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vipCBPhilly
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience3

Scallops were very good, some of the other dishes were average. As most restaurants right now they were a bit understaffed, but they did a good job keeping things moving.

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msbboro
Tampa
4 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience3

Chloe our server was fabulous. However the food was a mixed bag some of it was not hot so it was just warm. The flavor was good.

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PatriciaL
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I ordered the char-grilled salmon. It was covered with big chunks of crab and a light sauce. Cooked beautifully.

As usual, the restaurant was very full, but somehow they managed to wait on our table of 4 with excellent service!

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Petey57
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on 9 August 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Great place. Food was great! Would go back again.

MP
vipMichaelP
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 8 August 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Good basic fare. What sets the place apart is the service level. Great, friendly service.

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vipRich
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 7 August 2021
Overall2food2service3ambience2

Not as expected. Stuffed shrimp $32.00. There were 3 small shrimp. Mostly veggies. Lobster Ravioli with Blush sauce was basically some lobster meet over some cheese ravioli with basic red sauce - $32.00. Arugula salad for 17.00. Really this wasn’t worth the price. Bourbon on ice seemed completely watered down by the time we got it.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
17 reviews
Dined on 7 August 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

It was OK… Nothing special, it was a favorite of the family when I was a kid… the menu on line differs from actual menu at restaurant.

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vipNJLady1
Philadelphia
42 reviews
Dined on 6 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Went early- got outdoor table and prefix menu- prime rib excellent

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Wwwgirl
Atlantic City
1 review
Dined on 3 August 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Food was very good. The table had everything from seafood to steak to Italian and each was tasty. Kitchen was a little backed up due to lack of staff but our waitress kept us well informed and continued to ask if she could get us anything while we waited.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 3 August 2021
Overall1food2service2ambience1

waited 45 mins for the easiest food to make and saw other tables being served before us. didn’t get bread or drink refills and had a reservation yet had to wait 25 mins.

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vipKellyS
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on 3 August 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience5

Service was fantastic! Key Lime pie was a little too tart, but dinner was good.

FAQs

Rock 'n Chair offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (609) 967-3300.

Rock 'n Chair is rated 4.2 stars by 267 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.