Shopping the Shore for the Holidays

LBI is energized with the spirit of rebuiding and reopening, some business so much that they are already up and running! This is our rolling update for the community near and far to learn about events and business that ON this holiday season and offering something for everyone on your list……


Suggestions for gift cards to restaurants, workshops, getaways or merchandise OR treat yourself NOW


Surf City Pharmacy

Greenhouse Café, Ship Bottom

Surf City Hotel

Fisherman’s Headquarters, Ship Bottom

Surf City Pizza

The Gateway, Ship Bottom

Surf City Laundromat

Speakeasy, Ship Bottom (pizza only, for now)

Panzone’s Pizza, Surf City

CVS, Ship Bottom

Surfside Coffee House, Surf City

7-11, Ship Bottom

Callahan’s Liquor Store, Surf City

Oral’s Place, Ship Bottom (Dry cleaning, tailoring, tuxedo rentals)

Just Bead It, Surf City

Haymarket, Ship Bottom (Daily 10 – 5:30, Sunday 10-5. Closed Mon. & Tues.)

How You Brewin?, Surf City

Surf Unlimited, Ship Bottom (Daily 10am-5pm, Closed Mon & Tues, every day after 12/6)

Tuckerton Lumber, Surf City

Captain John’s Mr. Breakfast, Ship Bottom

Ciao Bella, Surf City

Tula The Boutique, Beach Haven

Tiffany’s Salon & Spa, Surf City

Kapler’s Pharmacy, Beach Haven (filling prescriptions from Regenerate)

Firefly & Island Teak, Surf City (handmade ‘Sandy’ beads w/50% of sales to sandynjrelieffund.

The Bookworm, Surf City

TD Bank, Ship Bottom (open for safe deposit box access; full banking anticipated to resume by 11/28)

Wink, Surf City

Island Sun, Beach Haven (call for hours 494-1165. Open through New Year’s)

The Little Outfit Children’s Boutique, Surf City

Elite Fitness, Beach Haven Terrace (7 days a week, 8AM – Noon)

North End Trilogy, Barnegat Light

Jeffrey’s Floor & Décor, Beach Haven Terrace

Americanna by the Seashore, Barnegat Light

Oskar Huber Furniture, Ship Bottom

The Seawife, Barnegat Light

Ryan’s Windows, Ship Bottom

Wildflowers, Barnegat Light

Beach Haven Auto Parts, Ship Bottom

Kubel’s, Barnegat Light

Wave Hog, Ship Bottom

Mustache Bill’s Diner, Barnegat Light

Luke Oil, Ship Bottom (for repairs only)


B&B, Ship Bottom


Sink’r Swim Shops, Haven Beach


Buccaneer Motel, Spray Beach (Open for residents(

LINKS FOR busineses that are offering holiday specials, displays or programs



The Dutchman’s Brauhaus Open Seven Days from 12 noon 609 494 6910

ScoJos Restaruant at Tuckerton Seaport while Surf City is remodeling featuring famous Early Bird & Lunch Specials 296-5700

California Grill & Pizza Open 11am All year Beach Haven Terrace 492 1200

The Engleside Inn Hotel and Bar now open (bar hours 4 to 10pm) Beach Haven NJ 492 1251

Sea Oaks Country Club and Inn at SeaOaks Little Egg Harbor, NJ

Greenhouse Cafe TAKE OUT ORDERS & DINE IN 494 7333

Shore Fire Grille, Barnegat 609 290 3508

Leftys Tavern Barnegat NJ 607 0779

Surf City Hotel, Bar and Restaurant find out info

PANZONEs Pizza and Pasta in Surf City 609 494 1114 featuring Contractors and family specials

Holiday Inn Manahawkin and Stafford Grille


Gourmet Deli and Catering Route 9 West Creek

Ocean County Library, Long Beach Island Branch in Surf City

Long Beach Island Foundation offering workshops, gallery gifts and programs

Art House Gallery Manahawkin Workshops and affordable gifts

The Ocean Club fitness Center training and programs 978 2244

Reynolds Garden Shop East Bay Ave Manahawkin, 597 6099

All About Me Cosmetics and Salon Manahawkin Mart Open Tuesday thru Sunday

Surf Unlimited Ship Bottom 494 3555 follow on Facebook for Holiday Hours

Ron Jon Surf Shop Ship Bottm 494 8844

Fishermans Headquarters Ship Bottom 494 5739

Drifting Sands Ocean Front Motel 494 1123 Ship Bottom NOW OPEN

Beach Club at Pearl Street 609 709 5051 Beach Haven NJ Open for lodging

Camilies Floral Designs, Bay Avenue Manahawkin

OSKAR HUBER Ship Bottom, 609 494 8127 Flood Sale Going on Now

Farias Surf and Sport New Location in Staples Shopping Center off of RT72 Manahawkin

Tuckerton Lumber in Surf City and Tuckerton



Shout for Relief Concert from WBNJ Benefiting victims of Hurricane Sandy featuring Routsabouts Dec 1 at Ocean First Theatre

Tuckerton Seaport Chriskindlmarkt Holiday Open Air fair December 8 & 9

Tuckerton Seaport Tree Festival running throughout December

Ocean Professional Theatre’s performance of HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS at OceanFirst Theater in Manahawkin