Dining in Cape May

Dining in Cape May

Current restaurant hours

Cape May restaurant hours

We update this list throughout the year, but please double check your favorite restaurant to confirm times. To update your hours, call 609-898-4500, email jessica@capemay.com, or tweet @capepublishing.

410 Bank Street

Closed for the season. Reopening Spring 2016.

Call (609) 884-2127 for reservations or visit frescoscapemay.com

5 West Pub

Open year-round. Sunday-Thursday 11:30am to 10pm, Friday & Saturday 11:30am – 11pm. Located in North Cape May, an easy 10-minute drive from Cape May.

Call (609) 889-7000 for more information.

501 Beach @ the Marquis

Breakfast Hours: Monday through Friday – 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.; Saturday &Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Call (609) 884-3500 (option 2) for reservations (parties greater than 5) or visit marquiscapemay.com

A Ca Mia

Closed for the season. Reopening April 15, 2016.

Call (609) 884-6661 for reservations or visit acamiacapemay.com

Axelsson’s Blue Claw

Closed for the season. Reopening Spring 2016.

Call (609) 884-5878 for reservations or visit blueclawrestaurant.com

Back Bay Bistro

Mon- Thurs 11:00am-8:30pm
Fri: 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sun: 8:00 am – 8:30 pm

Located in Villas, about 10 minutes from Cape May by car.

Call (609) 889-8500 for reservations.

Beach Creek Oyster Bar and Grill

Closed for the season. Reopening Spring 2016.

Call (609) 522-1062 for reservations.

Bella Vida Garden Cafe

Open daily year-round serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sun -Thur 8:00am-3:00pm; Fri & Sat 8:00am-9:00pm

Call (609) 884-6332 for information. Bella Vida only takes reservations for large parties.

The Black Duck on Sunset

Closed for the season. Re-opening February 12, 2016 and serving weekends.

Call (609) 898-0100 for reservations or visit blackduckonsunset.com

The Blue Pig Tavern at Congress Hall

Monday-Thursday 7:30am-11:00am
Friday 7:30am-12:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 7:30am-3:00pmLunch:
Monday-Thursday Closed
Friday-Sunday 11am-3pm

Sunday- Thursday from 5:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 5:00pm-10:00pm

Call (609) 884-8422 for reservations or reserve online.

Cabanas Beach Bar and Grill

Closed for the season. Re-opening Spring 2016.

Cabanas does not take reservations. Call (609) 884-4800 for more information.

Cape May Peanut Butter Co.

Open daily. Sunday-Thursday 9:30am-5:30pm and Friday & Saturday 9:30-8:30.

Call (609) 898-4444 for more information.

Coastal Blue at Hotel Icona

Closed during the month of January. Reopening in February for Breakfast 7am-11am, Lunch 11am-2pm, Dinner 5pm-9pm.

Call (609) 729-6600 for more information.

Ebbitt Room at the Virginia Hotel

Friday and Saturday night from 5pm-10pm
Early Seating Menu Friday from 5pm-6:30pm
Live piano music with Paul Sottile from 6:30pm-10:30pmThe Dining Room will also be open Sunday, January 17th for dinner service.

Call (800) 732-4236 for reservations or reserve online.

Fins Bar & Grille

Open daily from 11:30am.

Call (609) 884-3449 for reservations or visit FINSCAPEMAY.COM

Fresco’s Seafood Trattoria

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-0366 for reservations or Reserve Online

Godmothers Restaurant

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-4543 for reservations or visit godmothersrestaurant.com

Harbor View

Open Thursday through Sunday. Breakfast Saturday and Sunday.

Call (609) 884-5444 for reservations or visit harborviewcapemay.com

Harpoon Henry’s

Closed for the season.

Harpoon Henry’s does not take reservations. Call (609) 886-5529 for more information.

Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-2779 for reservations.

Hemingway’s Prime Steaks and Seafood

Open Wednesday through Sunday, serving dinner from 4-9pm and offering a Sat – Sun Breakfast buffet.

Call (609) 884-5611 x550 for reservations.

Island Grill

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-0200 for reservations.

Juice Caboose

Open 7:30 am-4:30 pm Monday through Sunday.

Call (609) 898-2338 for more information.

La Verandah at the Hotel Alcott

Closed for the season. Re-opening Memorial Day Weekend 2016.

Call (609) 884-5868 for reservations

The Lobster House

Open year-round
Jan.- Mar. 11:30 – 3 and 4:30 – 9
Apr.- Dec. 11:30 – 3 & 4:30 – 10
Schooner Bar 12pm-10pm (in-season)

The Lobster House does not take reservations. For specific hours, call (609) 884-8296.

Lucky Bones Backwater Grille

Open year-round. Open daily at 11:30 for lunch. Dinner starts at 4:30.

Lucky Bones takes reservations for large groups only (8-14 people). Call (609) 884-BONE.

The Mad Batter at the Carroll Villa

Closed until January 15, 2016 for renovations. After that:

Breakfast 8:30 – 12  Monday
Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
Dinner from 5 PM Thursday
Breakfast & Lunch  8 – 3   Friday thru Sunday
Dinner from 5 PM   Friday thru Sunday

Call (609) 884-5970 for reservations or reserve online for dinner at madbatter.com

Magnolia Room at the Chalfonte Hotel

Closed for the season. Re-opening Memorial Day Weekend 2016.

Call (609) 884-8409 for reservations or visit chalfonte.com

Marie Nicole’s

Serving dinner Thursday through Sunday from 5pm.

Call (609) 522-5425 for reservations or visit marienicoles.com

Mario’s of Cape May

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-0085 for more information

Menz Restaurant

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 886-9500 for reservations or visit menzrestaurant.com

The Merion Inn

Last day of the season January 4, 2016.

Call (609) 884-8363 for reservations or visit www.merioninn.com


Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-1925 for reservations.

North End American Grill

Serving daily from noon until 2am.

Call (609) 435-5691 for reservations or visit northendamericangrill.com

Oceanview Diner and Family Restaurant

Closed for the season. Re-opening February 12th.

Call (609) 884-3772 for more information

The Original Fudge Kitchen

Open daily for coffee and hot chocolate (and fudge), year-round.

The Fudge Kitchen does not have seating, but there are benches on the Washington Street Mall just outside.

Oyster Bay

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-2111 for reservations.

Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant

January and February, serving diner from 5:30pm Thursday through Sunday. Starting in March, also open Mondays.

Call (609) 884-9090 for reservations or visit petershieldsinn.com

Saltwater Cafe

Closed for the season. Reopening May 1, 2016

Call (609) 884-2403 for more information.

Sapore Italiano

Closed for the season. Re-opening February 11, 2016.

Call (609) 600-1422 for more information.

SeaSalt Restaurant at the Ocean Club

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-7000 ext. 2 for reservations or visit seasaltcapemay.com

Seaside Cheese

Open daily from 10am to 6pm, year-round.

Call (609) 884-8700 for takeout

Stewart’s Restaurant

Closed January – March.

Call (609) 849-9255 for more information.

That’s Amore

Serving dinner Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Call (609) 898-FOOD (3663) for reservations


Closed for the season. Re-opening February 11.

Call (609) 884-9119 for reservations.

Two Mile Landing

Closed for the season. Re-opening March 18.

Call (609) 522-1341 for information.

Union Park at the Hotel Macomber

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-8811 for reservations or visit unionparkrestaurant.com

Uncle Bill’s Pancake House & Family Restaurant

Open March – January daily, serving breakfast and lunch 6:30am to 2pm. Pet-friendly porch.

Uncle Bill’s does not take reservations. Call (609) 884-7199 for more information.

The Washington Inn

Serving dinner Saturdays from 5:30pm in January and February.

Call (609) 884-5697 for reservations or visit washingtoninn.com


Closed for the season.

Zoe’s does not take reservations. Call (609) 884-1233 for more information.