Dining in Cape May

Current restaurant hours

Cape May restaurant hours

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

410 Bank Street

Closed for the season; re-opening May 2017

Call (609) 884-2127 for reservations or visit

501 Beach @ the Marquis

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

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

A Ca Mia

Serving lunch and dinner Fridays and Saturdays in November.

Lunch 11:30-3 p.m.  Dinner 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Call (609) 884-6661 for reservations or visit

Asian Legends

Open year-round. Please call for hours.

Call (609) 898-0088 for information or visit

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 2016 season.

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

Open Fri & Sat till New Years Eve

Call (609) 898-0100 for reservations or visit

The Blue Pig Tavern at Congress Hall

Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 7:30 am – 3:00 pm

Monday -Thursday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Friday – Sunday: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sunday – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday and Saturday: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

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

Cabanas Beach Bar and Grill

Thursday 3-9pm

Friday 3-10pm

Saturday 12-10pm

Sunday 12-9pm

Closed Mon, Tues & Wed

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

Coastal Blue at Hotel Icona

Breakfast: Mon-Fri 8am-11:00am Sat-Sun 8am-12pm, Dinner: Sun-Thur 5pm-9pm, Fri & Sat 5pm-10pm (early start dinner 4-6pm)

Call (609) 729-6600 for more information.

Ebbitt Room at the Virginia Hotel

Bar Menu available from 5:00pm nightly. Social Hour every Monday – Friday from 4:00pm-6:00pm serving half priced beer and wine by the glass.

Dining Room:
Sunday – Thursday: 5:00pm – 9:30pm
Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm – 10:00pm

Early Dining Menu available Sunday – Friday from 5:00pm-6:30pm
Featuring live piano music every Friday and Saturday from 6:30pm-10:30pm

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

Fins Bar & Grille

Lunch 11:30am-4pm

Dinner 5-10pm

Late Night Menu Fri & Sat until 1am

Late Night Menu Sun-Thurs until 12am

Bar until 2am

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; re-opening March 2017

Call (609) 884-4543 for reservations or visit

Harbor View

Mon thru Fri from 11:30am-9pm, Saturday and Sunday from 8am-9pm

Call (609) 884-5444 for reservations or visit

Harpoon Henry’s

Harpoon Henry’s has closed for its final season.

The Grand Opening of Harpoons on the Bay will be in April 2017

Harpoon Henry’s does not take reservations.

Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille

Closed for the season

Call (609) 884-2779 for reservations.

Hemingway’s Prime Steaks and Seafood

Open 7 days a week
8am-11:00am breakfast buffet
noon – 4pm lunch
5pm-9pm dinner (10pm Fridays & Saturdays)

Call (609) 884-5611 x550 for reservations.

Iron Pier Craft House

Closed for the season. Reopening February 2017.

Call (609) 884-1925 for reservations or visit

Island Grill

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-0200 for reservations.

Juice Caboose

Open 8:30 am-4:30 pm 7 days a week

Call (609) 898-2338 for more information.

La Dona Restaurante Mexicano

La Doña is now closed for the winter. We will reopen in the summer of 2017.

Call (609) 884-5503 or visit for more information

La Verandah at the Hotel Alcott

Closed for the season.

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

Breakfast and Lunch
Friday – Monday 8am to 3pm

Tuesday – Thursday 8:30am – noon

Lite Fare
3pm – 6pm

Dinner every night from 5pm

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

Magnolia Room at the Chalfonte Hotel

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 884-8409 for reservations or visit

Marie Nicole’s

Open Thursday through Sunday from 5pm

Call (609) 522-5425 for reservations or visit

Mario’s of Cape May

Open daily at 11am

Call (609) 884-0085 for more information

Menz Restaurant

Closed for the season.

Call (609) 886-9500 for reservations or visit

The Merion Inn

Thursday-Sunday from 5 pm

Call (609) 884-8363 for reservations or visit

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

Open December 2 & 3rd for dinner from 4pm

Call (609) 884-2111 for reservations.

Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant

Serving diner from 5pm daily in December. Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Closed Monday – Wednesday from January through March

Call (609) 884-9090 for reservations or visit

Quincey’s Original

Closed for the season. Reopening April 2017.

Call (609) 600-3571 or visit for more information

Saltwater Cafe

Open Friday, Saturday & Sunday through December –  7:00 am to 2:00 pm

Call (609) 884-2403 for more information.

Sapore Italiano

Serving dinner daily from 4pm

Call (609) 600-1422 for more information.

SeaSalt Restaurant at the Ocean Club

Closed for the season. Please check back in April for our Spring season hours.

Call (609) 884-7000 ext. 2 for reservations or visit SeaSalt Cape May

Seaside Cheese

Open daily from 8am to 6pm, year-round.

Call (609) 884-8700 for takeout

Stewart’s Root Beer

Weekends 11:00am-8pm

Call (609) 849-9255 for more information.


Open daily for lunch 11:30-3pm and dinner 5pm-9pm

Call (609) 884-9119 for reservations.

Two Mile Landing

Crab House: Closed for the season

2 Mile Restaurant: Friday through Sunday from noon

Call (609) 522-1341 for information.

Uncle Bill’s Pancake House & Family Restaurant

Monday to Friday from 7am – 2pm. Saturday and Sunday 6:30am – 2pm. Pet-friendly porch.

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

Union Park at the Hotel Macomber

Open for dinner at 5pm on Fridays and Saturdays.

Call (609) 884-8811 for reservations or visit

The Washington Inn

Serving dinner Friday and Saturday from 5pm in December. Closed Sunday through Thursday. Open the full week of December 26.

Call (609) 884-5697 for reservations or visit


Closed for the season.

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