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Lemon Mediterranean Restaurant

3475 US Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728-3209
+1 732-761-0900
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice balls” (40 reviews)
“hummus” (48 reviews)
“lamb shank” (23 reviews)
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Italian, French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3475 US Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728-3209
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here numerous times with my family and fiance, tonight my fiance and I decided to have a date night here. Could not be more pleased. The service, as usual is nothing less than excellent. The appetizer, we had the lamb shakshouka which...More

Thank aroche91
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Lemon Restaurant with our friends (party of four) and we had a wonderful evening. Everyone in our party thoroughly enjoyed their food and our waiter Alex who was friendly, humorous and was thoroughly familiar with the menu. Alex helped make recommendations based on our...More

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for an early weekend dinner without reservations. Our server/maitre d' was attentive, informative, and extremely gracious. Our salads and soups were exquisite and our lamb entrees were sublime. Portions were nicely sized and we had plenty to take home. The pace of our...More

Thank Sharkiemark
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I can’t say enough about Lemon restaurant. Every time I go I have an excellent meal with amazing and personal service. Chef Ash creates a personal experience for every patron while sharing some unbelievable food. I will continue to be there on a regular basis.

Thank Ciara K
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Last Night was my first night at Lemon. We had a staff holiday party. The server, Steven, was terrific. Never left a glass empty. Was pleasant and patient with our large group. The food was abundant and delicious. Fresh seafood and pasta. Risotto was creamy....More

Thank Judi C
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Great Mediterranean food. Two trips with two different groups of friends allowed us a pretty broad sampling of their food and I can sum it up with these words: creative, attentive to detail, ethnic. Service was excellent both times. Looking forward to going back.

Thank AFamilyAdventurer
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This was our first time here, visiting on the reviews and a few friends that have gone. We have certain food allergies and the staff went out of their way to provide options and recommendations. Each one was delicious. The beet soup to start, with...More

Thank Harvey R
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The food is phenomenal, and they are extremely accommodating for differing palates. Chef Ash is a genius with his dishes and he never disappoints. He used to be the chef at La Cippolina and he has brought his talents to this restaurant. Have the rice...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 19 November 2017

An unusual mix of Mediterranean delicacies served by friendly competent servers . Food is prepared well and comes out fast and as expected. However there are some issues that need to be addressed. The owner is a lovely man who makes sure to speak to...More

2  Thank Ohnocindy
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This is our go-to restaurant. Great food, great service! Chef Ash goes out of his way to make all customers feel welcome.

Thank K M
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30 July 2017|
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Response from mark d | Reviewed this property |
If you are speaking of chicken fingers or mac and cheese, there is not a posted dinner menu. That said, and while it is more an adult establishment, Chef Ash can be most accommodating. I would call first to be sure... More
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22 March 2017|
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Response from Wildannie | Reviewed this property |
not a kid's menu per se, but the owner is so accommodating he will whip anything up you ask him to do. I recommend you give it a shot if you haven't already
16 December 2016|
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Response from CalicoMary | Reviewed this property |
I was treated to lunch for my birthday, so I'm sorry, I don't know prices or even times.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3475 US Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728-3209
    (Three Brooks Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Freehold
  • Phone Number: +1 732-761-0900
  • E-mail
Chef Ash introduces Lemon Mediterranean Restaurant. Our menu brings together many splendid cuisines, such as Italian, Spanish, French, Moroccan and Greek. With such a diverse menu, we look to please all palates, from the casual diner to the most sophisticated foodie. Our goal is to ensure that the presentation, cuisine and service foster an equally accessible atmosphere to everyone Lemon will be the ideal spot for any occasion! Coupons or discounts not valid with open table reservations. Gluten free menu available.
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