We are entering a time of year between fall and winter when for many it is "comfort food" time. When I think comfort foods, one of the first that pops into my mind is "soup" there is nothing better than a hot bowl of soup on a chilly day.

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By the way when I think of that comfort food and that hot bowl of soup I picture chicken noodle, my personal favorite. To go with my chicken noodle soup I prefer a nice piece of fresh-baked bread...now that is true comfort.

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I have some of the best places for "soup" here in Ocean and Monmouth Counties according to rankings done by YELP take a look and see what's near you for the next time you need a bit of "comfort food". Here are the TOP 5 ...

 

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5. Sandy's Cozy Corner: 414 NJ-70, Lakehurst, NJ 08733

 

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4. Pho Viet Express: 1222 NJ-166, Toms River, NJ 08753

 

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3. Fresh Kitchen (Sea Girt) 2204 NJ-35, Sea Girt, NJ 08750

 

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2. Fresh Kitchen (Point Pleasant) 2621 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742

 

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1. Country Kettle Chowda: 830 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, NJ 08008

 

So where do YOU go for a great bowl of soup here at the Jersey Shore? let's get your recommendations and share ideas with each other. Post your suggestions below and enjoy your comfort foods this fall and winter :) I am going for a bowl!

 

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