Casual Dining

Cape May’s casual restaurants offer sit-down service and are usually family friendly. Takeout may be available by calling ahead. Although these restaurants might not have a formal dress code, we’d advise against beach wear. Many of these restaurants offer live entertainment during the summer.

5 West Pub

You’ll enjoy fabulous food and cool cocktails in a casual pub atmosphere! Happy Hour Daily 3-6pm (All Day Sunday) Big Screen TV’s too!

Back Bay Bistro

Back Bay Bistro is your casual/fine dining location in the Villas and we’re worth crossing the bridge.

Beach Creek Oyster Bar and Grille

Experience our award winning contemporary international cuisine. Intimately served inside amidst copper & wooden decor, or outside on our waterfront deck.

Bella Vida Garden Cafe

A charming family friendly neighborhood cafe with lots of home cooking. Soups, salads, fresh seafood & more.

Boiler Room

Located underground at Congress Hall, this unique restaurant features fresh brick oven artisan pizza, cold draft beer and live music.

Cabanas Beach Bar and Grill

Family friendly with open air, ocean front dining.

Coastal Blue

Coastal Blue serves up classic American plates with unique, local flavor that only the south Jersey shore can claim.

Cold Spring Grange

Historic Cold Spring Village welcomes Carol Herforth, Proprietor of the Landmark c. 1912 restaurant, featuring Heritage & Pub Style Fare. We embrace the “farm to table” concept. Our ingredients will reflect the season’s bounty.

Fins Bar & Grille

Fins Bar and Grille on the Washington Street Mall serves lunch, dinner and cocktails daily.

Godmothers Restaurant

A wide selection of traditional and untraditional Italian fare, home baked desserts, pasta and much more.

Harbor View

The place to be if you like beautiful sunsets, great food and fun times. Arrive by car or arrive by boat and enjoy Cape May’s best view of the Harbor.

Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille

Classic American fare with a nod to Cape May’s great seafood, more than 30 draft & bottled beers. All new for 2016 – a completely redesigned open-air dining room and oceanfront patio bar, with unparalleled panoramic views.

Hemingway’s Prime Steaks & Seafood

Ocean Front on Beach Avenue. USDA Prime steak, succulent seafood, stylish surroundings and genuine hospitality

Iccara Italian Bistro

The taste of Italy in the heart of Cape May! Located in the heart of Cape May, NJ, just steps from the Washington Street Mall, Iccara Italian Bistro & Seafood brings you the fresh, unique flavors of Italy in a charming, welcoming atmosphere.

Iron Pier Craft House

Cape May’s best view overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Sharing menu featuring local ingredients. Craft beer, wine and spirits. Local live entertainment. Located above Cabanas.

La Doña Restaurante Mexicano

Authentic Mexican and specifically Oaxacan cuisine specializing in light and fresh foods that one might find on a beautiful Mexican beach.

Lobster House

Located overlooking Cape May Harbor, The Lobster House has proudly provided guests a variety of dining experiences for over four generations.

Lucky Bones Backwater Grille

A casual restaurant where the food is made from scratch, the drinks are made well, and the service and atmosphere are warm and fun. This is Lucky Bones Backwater Grille.

Mad Batter Restaurant and Bar

Mad Batter Restaurant & Bar

Start the morning with our award-winning breakfasts and come back for lunch and dinner! We are open year-round.

Magnolia Room

Featuring Dot and Lucille’s famous fried chicken, crab cakes, yeast risen rolls, corn pudding, spoon bread and delicious desserts such as blueberry cobbler and lemon meringue pie.

Menz Restaurant

Our time-tested recipes treat our visitors daily. Fresh fish specials change daily!

Oceanview Diner and Family Restaurant

Ocean View is a family owned and operated diner /family restaurant in beautiful Cape May. We are known to travelers from around the world and residents of our quaint little town. Oceanside setting, warm hospitality, and oversized portions. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Oyster Bay

Freshest local seafood, certified Angus beef and a newly designed intimate bar.

Saltwater Cafe

A unique twist on all the great standards you’d expect from a cafe, plus some delicious, exclusive recipes found only here …and a marina view which can’t be beat.

Sapore Italiano

Sapore Italiano is a fine dining restaurant offering the best-quality traditional Italian dishes.

SeaSalt Restaurant

Fresh indigenous ingredients paired with specialty cocktails and wines in an unforgettable chic beach setting.

Seaside Cheese

Delicious sandwiches and soups, featuring — you guessed it! — some of their 200 imported and domestic cheeses.

The Blue Pig Tavern at Congress Hall

Signature American fare – nostalgic, simple and fresh – featuring local seafood and produce in a warm, relaxing atmosphere.

Tisha’s

Fine Italian, New-American and Seafood in a tradition of love and passion for food and people.

Two Mile Crab House

Waterfront casual fine dining at its best.

Uncle Bill’s Pancake House

Breakfast is served all day with over 15 different types of pancakes, waffles, french toast, fabulous omelets, farm fresh eggs and meats. Uncle Bill’s has pet friendly outside dining and an extensive lunch menu too!

Vincenzo’s Little Italy II

Looking for a place to go to enjoy great food and even better conversation? The restaurant at Vincenzo’s Little Italy II in North Cape May, NJ boasts of an atmosphere that is both inviting and friendly.