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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Bar
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“Very popular restaurant. This is a really fun experience to eat out on the dock overlooking the boats. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Spa
“Iconic Cape May at it's finest! Grab a cocktail or glass of wine and sip from their rocking chairs or adirondack chairs facing the ocean. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Across from the Lobster House at the entrance to Cape May. Nothing fancy but excellent food. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good food all day, from morning pancakes to happy hour Bayberry Wings! A go to for your mimosa and Sundays are open mic!”
  • 17 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Amazing sunsets, fun location! Outdoor seating, games, outdoor bar. Great food and oftentimes, great music. Right on the Delaware Bay! ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Farm
“Fancy and pricey breakfast/lunch options. Nice walk around to see some animals and pretty flowers.”
  • 18 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Welcome to Fitzpatrick's Crest Tavern! Fitzpatrick’s Crest Tavern is located in sunny Diamond Beach, NJ, at the South end of Wildwood Crest on your way to Cape May. The tavern sports a full-service bar with 21 ice-cold beers on tap, a family-friendly restaurant, and a fully-stocked liquor store.”
  • 12 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great Breakfast and Coffee. Try the Crab Benedict, if you love seafood. Local fresh eggs, great berries and yogurt.... Fire place for colder days . You can eat in a colonial tavern room, sunny glassed in porch or lovely umbrella-ed patio. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Boathouse has an inside and outside eating and bar area. It has live music and a view of the boat harbor. Their prices are reasonable (not low, but not to high)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Happy hour on friday nights is wonderful. "5 for 5" offers 5 unique appetizers and a nice red and white wine- all for 5 each. Also, $1 oysters. Busy, small, charming bar area which is sometimes too crowded but worth the wait. The restaurant is also excellent.”
  • 6 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Upscale and great. There's also a small bar area that have great after dinner cocktails. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
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“Sunset view is amazing! This place is ideal for large groups or large families who enjoy seafood.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
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“Delicious gourmet BYOB restaurant in a unique setting in Cape May Point. The charming general store setting with rear garden makes it very popular for breakfast and brunch.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Probably the best of the quintessential vacation seafood restaurants on the island, and a good place to go if you can't get to The Lobster House. Nice deck area with bay views. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“menu is top notch and severs and bar tenders are very welcoming! The interior of the place alone is inviting. right in the center of the Washington st. mall. Wonderfull place to take a break from your shopping to eat and have a few cocktails. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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  • 4 locals recommend