Blu Grotto


Located on the grounds of Monmouth Park, Blu Grotto brings fine dining to one of the Jersey Shore's best entertainment destinations.  Featuring a beautiful all-glass conservatory dining room and three large decks, Blu Grotto offers modern and classic adaptations of regional Italian favorites, hand-made pastas, fresh seafood and prime steak.  The restaurant features a deep and eclectic wine list and artisanal cocktails, all in an environment that has to be seen to be believed.


Blu Grotto is open for dinner every Tuesday-Sunday and lunch every Tuesday-Friday.  A special $25 three-course, prix fixe lunch menu is offered - and can be viewed by clicking here.


New for the 2017 racing season, the Beer Garden at Blu Grotto will open Thursday to Sunday featuring 20 draft beers, live entertainment and delicious food options including gourmet bar pies, grilled garlic shrimp, a raw bar and sushi.  The Beer Garden will open at 4pm on Thursday and Friday and 12pm on Saturday and Sunday.  This season, make the Beer Garden at Blu Grotto your new summer hot spot.


Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 732-571-7900 or via Open Table.  Visit for more information.  The entrance for Blu Grotto is located off of Port-au-Peck Ave.