Avon by the Sea Come for the Charm, Stay for the Community.
To find the best Avon by the Sea homes for sale or for rent, start with The Connolly Agency. Located on Main Street in quaint downtown Avon, we take pride in helping you discover why Avon should be your vacation rental destination at the Jersey shore, or better yet, your new home location.
Whether you’re looking to rent a vacation home near the ocean, or move to Avon permanently, our town is famous for its friendly residents and daily doses of hometown Americana. Avon’s iconic wide streets feature block after block of gorgeous Victorian and contemporary homes, which brings a distinctly year round feel to our coastal community. Adding to our charm is our eclectic downtown with its wide choice of shops, boutiques and restaurants. Call us at 732 361 0800 and we’ll help you find you the perfect Avon porch where you can sit and watch the world go by. Read on for what we like to call a perfect day in beautiful Avon, New Jersey.
A Perfect Day in Avon, NJ
Wake up with a coffee on the porch of your beautiful Victorian or contemporary coastal home. Feel the ocean breeze as it surrounds you in a feeling calm and tranquility. Take a stroll along the beach by the waves, or look for sand dollars and starfish in the tide pools near Avon’s picturesque jetty. Watch the fishing ships come and go through the inlet as time slows down and you decompress. Or, why not take a morning swim in the town’s pristine swimming pool, a perfect place to get your morning exercise.
If swimming not’s your thing, swing by the Avon Library for exercise and yoga classes. Here you’ll meet the local residents and have a perfect opportunity to say “Namaste” (inset link to library here). After class, stroll down to Avon’s quaint yet eclectic main street, and discover its many shops, boutiques and restaurants. Speaking of restaurants, it’s time for breakfast!
Great Restaurants in Avon and Bradley Beach, NJ
Breakfast – The Buttered Biscuit
Start your day with a breakfast so sumptuous that locals and NYC visitors line up around the block on the weekends. The Buttered Biscuit, with its warm Parisian style cafe atmosphere serves up everything from healthy vegetable omelets and fresh fruit to a decadent nutella and walnut stuffed French toast. You’ll come for the food but stay for the friendly attentive service and atmosphere. We dare you to try and resist their mouth-watering, warm and flaky biscuits straight from the oven! www.thebutteredbiscuitcafe.com
Lunch—Bedrock Bistro, Cave, Seep to Sprout, Bing’s Deli
With a variety of delis scattered along Avon’s quaint Main Street, finding a delicious sub, wrap or sandwich won’t be a problem. Why not try a delicious New Jersey favorite–pork roll and cheese at Bing’s Deli… The best Pork Roll Egg and Cheese Sandwiches you will find in New Jersey. (Bings). Looking for a sit-down restaurant? Try the Bedrock Bistro for hearty, delicious burgers, salads, fries and wraps. For our Paleo and Vegetarian friends, why not check out Cave, A Paleo Eatery, or Seed to Sprout, both established foodie destinations in the heart of Avon’s friendly downtown.
Dinner—Clementines, Daniel’s Bistro
Attention all Foodies!!!
Home to several high-end restaurants and bistros, Avon gives trendy Asbury Park a run for its money with our award winning restaurants. Clementines, an established local favorite, brings a festive New Orleans feel to our Main Street. With too many awards to list, Clementine’s eccentric yet incredibly cozy atmosphere welcomes you as the owners bring their “A” game to every meal they serve. Their passion for food is evident some of the finest Cajun and Creole dishes you have ever tasted, as well as their delectable seafood dishes, meats, appetizers and specialty desserts. Its haute cuisine with very generous portions leaving you with a dining experience you will never forget. Check out the reviews then grab your favorite bottle of wine (BYOB!) and be prepared to be blown away.
Another award winner within walking distance from anywhere in Avon is Daniel’s Bistro. Come dine it what’s been called “one of the best restaurants in New Jersey hands down.” Whether its their famous stuffed pork chop, fresh sea bass, bronzini, savory duck with fois gras or veal osobucco that falls off the bone, Daniel’s will delight your palette with a plethora of daily specials from their award-winning kitchen. It’s also BYOB so bring along a great bottle of wine to complement your dinner. www.danielsbistronj.com
For a complete listing of all Avon Restaurants, click here.
Things to do right now in Avon by the Sea and Bradley Beach NJ
Get your skates on and hit the ice at Avon’s outdoor skating rink. We even have our own Zamboni! Check here for opening times and location wwwavonpond.org.
Catch the latest movie releases at Beach Cinema right on Main Street in adjacent Bradley Beach. This classic theater runs only single features and counts a very young Jack Nicholson as one of its most devoted attendees back in the day.
Jersey Shore Hot Yoga www.jerseyshorehotyoga.com
Trinity Personal Fitness 732 766 2002 214 Main Street Avon by the Sea
Story Hour for Children
Avon Library, every Wednesday @10am- 18 months to three years old. Story hour for school age children is at 3pm.