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Cape May Fish Market

408 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1426
+1 609-770-3790
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (78 reviews)
“crab cakes” (50 reviews)
“seafood” (54 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
408 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1426
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was delicious, the service was better than average, and the people-watching from the patio was fun. I would definitely return to this restaurant!

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the only "obvious" sea food places in Cape May. The only booze they sell is WINE from a local New Jersey vineyard. They also only sell it by the bottle only. So if you're looking for beer, other spirits, etc...this won't...More

Thank PlaneFun1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy great local seafood in this fun inside or out!!! Great place and atmosphere to enjoy the flavors of Cape May!!!

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the Washington Street Mall. Laid back, casual dining. Service was fast & friendly. One of the best lobster rolls I've ever had. Prices were decent.

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lobster roll is my favorite thing here! Not much in the way of ambience but for casual dining it's great!

Thank bacikm
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I like to travel with a credit card so that I can keep track of expenses so when I saw that this restaurant will not divide up a check by couples it became a matter of "who has cash enough to pay the one person...More

2  Thank woosailor
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had the broiled crab cakes. Fantastic meal! Fast and courteous service. Comfortable atmosphere. Highly recommend!

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We went here for lunch. Server was nice and food was fast. The lobster roll was full pieces of lobster- not a shredded mix. Very simple but perfect. Cole slaw and sweet potato fries were good as well. It's located right in the open air...More

Thank jenhaught
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Large chicken caesar salad was good. Fried oysters were dry and doughy not at all juicy-- (frozen?). Fish taco was more of a burrito stuffed with lettuce tomato and unappetizing cheese completely overwhelming a nice filet of fresh flounder. I opened it up and enjoyed...More

Thank Chuck T
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We are in Cape May for a short spring break get away. We were surprised that so many restaurants are not open for the season yet. Based on the number of people eating at the Fish Market and its extensive menu, we decided to try...More

Thank eatergourmet
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do they take reservations?
14 July 2016|
Response from BirderB | Reviewed this property |
We never needed them, so I am not sure. We went early...If they don't, just put your name on the wait list and have fun browsing in the awesome shops adjacent to the restaurant. Enjoying your crab melt with ricotta and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1426
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-770-3790
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