Dining in Cape May

Food Allergy Information

For Cape May visitors with food allergies and sensitivity, including peanut allergies and Celiac disease, we maintain this list of restaurants that are able to accommodate special dining needs or that offer special menu items.

If a restaurant in Cape May accommodated your food allergy, please send us an email so we can include it on this list.

Aleathea’s at the Inn of Cape May offers an extensive gluten free menu that includes the majority of their main dishes.

Bella Vida Garden Cafe

Ben and Jerry’s ice cream parlor offers gluten-free and peanut-free options.

e.m. Hemingway’s at the Grand. “The manager was very accommodating with my allergies.” – Wendy Lederman

Empanada Mama is able to accommodate diners requiring a gluten-free meal.

Fine Fellows Creamistry offers guests Gluten Free, Dairy Free, and Nut Free options.

Lucky Bones “has awesome gluten free pizza and food. My daughter, who is celiac, loves going there to enjoy the pizza. [They offer] an extensive GF menu and offer GF beer and GF cider.” – Tim Creamer

Gecko’s – “I’ve been to this place a few times and each server knew about gluten allergies and recommended dishes and/or ingredients to substitute. Good selection as well. ” – Michael Smith

The Mad Batter at the historic Carroll Villa Hotel has a “nice selection of [gluten-free] entrees and options available.  Also, importantly, the wait staff knew what gluten-free meant and made sure that my order was handled appropriately. I’d recommend it to others with Celiac disease (and those without – it was very good).” – J. Kelly from Virginia

The Ocean View Diner is able to adjust menu items for gluten allergies (no bun, no bread, etc.)

Fins Bar & Grille offers a variety of gluten-free options and our chef is more than happy to accommodate for allergies.

The Rusty Nail at the Beach Shack – “I had a wonderful experience at the Rusty Nail last year with my two food allergy kids. We went twice, had two different servers and were very comfortable. One of our best eating out experiences ever.” – Michelle P.

SeaSalt offers gluten free, nut free, and vegetarian options for our guests. We are happy to accommodate special dietary needs.

Union Park Restaurant offers an entire gluten-free menu, including appetizers, salads, entrees, and sides.

The Washington Inn offers gluten free items and is able to cater to special dietary requests.