BELMAR, NJ — Because no one likes to eat alone, group discounts are now available for Belmar’s 12th Annual "Dine & Discover" Food Tour and Tasting to be held on Sunday, March 8.

For every five tickets purchased, get one more at no charge, and for every 10 tickets purchased, get two more free — up to $70 in savings to enjoy the food tour and tasting that will showcase the many diverse food establishments throughout this popular seashore community.

From fine dining and casual restaurants to pizzerias and specialty shops, 30 eateries have already signed up for the epicurean extravaganza, where they will serve up chefs’ samples of their favorite fare from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Advance tickets are priced at $35 each and will be $40 on the day of the tour. To purchase tickets, including the small and large group discount packages,  click here.

Restaurants or other food vendors looking to participate are asked to complete a registration form, which can be accessed by clicking here. There is no cost to become part of this year's tour, being hosted by the Borough of Belmar and Belmar Tourism Commission. For more information, contact multimedia director John Sabia at

Discover the Tastes of the Town

Here’s a rundown on the food establishments already participating in the Belmar Dine & Discover Tour on Sunday, March 8 — with many more still to come: Check for updates on TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como as the countdown to the big day begins. 

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