Monmouth Annual Guide to Bookstores & Coffee Shops

After browsing through books to find one that sparks your imagination, where better to dive into a new adventure then a quaint coffee shop?
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They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover—let alone just an online image of it. Happily, there are still places where you can pick up a volume, flip its pages and savor its look and smell and heft. They’re excellent for hanging out in if you’re seeking a particular book—and even better if you’re not.

Barnes and Noble
180 Route 35
Eatontown
732.460.9470
3981 Route 9
Freehold
732.409.2929
2134 Route 35
Holmdel
732.275.0620
4831 Route 9
Howell
732.730.2838

A Paperback Exchange
703½ Belmar Plaza
Belmar
732.681.6829

BookTowne
171 Main St.
Manasquan
732.722.7255

Paranormal Books & Curiosities
627 Cookman Ave.
Asbury Park
732.455.3188

River Road Books
759 River Rd.
Fair Haven
732.747.9455

Scroll and Pen Bookstore
765 Newman Spring Rd.
Lincroft
732.224.2382

words!
612 Cookman Ave.
Asbury Park
732.455.5549

Mmm…coffee. The intoxicating aroma and rich flavor of this timeless drink are sure to bring a smile to your face. Stop by one of these cafes for a quick coffee run before work or spend the afternoon curled up in a corner booth, enjoying the best hot brews Monmouth has to offer.

America’s Cup Coffee Co.
633 Cookman Ave.
Asbury Park
732.988.2000

Barbaric Bean Coffee Roasters
48 Main Ave.
Ocean Grove
732.775.8500

Café 360
34 E. Main St.
Freehold
732.294.4722

Café Volan
510 Bangs Ave.
Asbury Park
732.455.3399

Coffee Corral
177 Drs. James
Red Bank
732.741.2326

The Danish Cafe
2 Bridge Rd.
Red Bank
732.268.7365

Espresso Joe’s
50 W. Front St.
Keyport
732.203.9499

Fair Mountain Coffee Roasters
171 First Ave., Ste. 6
Atlantic Highlands
732.708.0800

Green Planet Coffee Co.
78 Main St.
Manasquan
732.722.8197

Inkwell Coffee House
665 Second Ave.
Long Branch
732.483.0444

Jersey Shore Coffee Roasters
64 Thompson Ave.
Leonardo
732.291.0505

No Joe’s Coffee House
51 Broad St.
Red Bank
732.530.4040

Perfect Perk Cafe
602 Main St.
Bradley Beach
732.775.5565

Rook Coffee Roasters
2005 Route 35
Oakhurst
732.508.9370
60r Monmouth Rd.
Oakhurst
732.483.4402
705 Branch Ave.
Little Silver
732.383.5681
700 Joline Ave.
Long Branch
732.229.7665

Shirin Café
345 Route 9 South
Manalapan
732.462.8585

Turnstile Coffee Roasters
1607 Route 71
Belmar
732.894.9012

Twisted Tree Café
609 Cookman Ave.
Asbury Park
732.775.2633

Water Witch Coffee & Tea
67 Waterwitch Ave.
Highlands
732.784.8486

Woody’s Towne Café
27 S. Main St.
Allentown
609.259.5722

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