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Union Park Dining Room

727 Beach Ave, Hotel Macomber, Cape May, NJ 08204-2464
+1 609-884-8811
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
727 Beach Ave, Hotel Macomber, Cape May, NJ 08204-2464
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had not been here for a couple of years but very glad we visited. Food outstanding, atmosphere outstanding, service outstanding. It is a little pricey but BYOB helps keep costs down. I had a rib eye special with frites covered with truffle oil and...More

2  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was very good. However, I would have been disappointed had we not taken advantage of the early dining incentive. I felt they were more impressed with themselves than I was.

2  Thank maleyelizabeth
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was fresh and seasoned deliciously. Our server was knowledgeable and attentive. This was our first visit. We will definitely come again.

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1  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We showed up at Union Park with 4 kids under 5 not knowing how nice of a place it was. My daughter didn't feel comfortable with where they put us and the amount of glassware that her kids could break. We almost left but they...More

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1  Thank judetattum
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've dined at UP many times and each time have a consistently terrific experience. From the staff to the setting to the food. Terrific.

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2  Thank Traveler0130
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was organizing a girls' weekend in Cape May and was afraid that I wouldn't find a place to accommodate 10 people. I spoke to Bob several times and made several changes and he was always very gracious. The food was delicious! Everyone loved their...More

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2  Thank busby410
Reviewed 1 week ago

My nursing classmates and I come to Cape May every September and this year we ate at Union Park. They were so accommodating ; we did not know if it would be 10 or 14 women for dinner. NOT A PROBLEM! We, also, could chose...More

1  Thank LLL1988_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fairly high end restaurant for a BYOB. One page menu plus additional specials- all very nice choices. I had the roasted black fig with manchego cheese & balsamic glaze salad. For my entrée, I had the two 4 oz. lobster tails with saffron risotto. My...More

1  Thank cmartinangelo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food and service are outstanding. We had halibut, short ribs, ribeye steak. Not a single complaint. Our server, Ron, treated us like a member of the family. We will definitely be going back again and again.

1  Thank dmille
Reviewed 1 week ago

Union Park is one of our very best favorites at which to dine in the entire country. Four years ago, we celebrated a significant birthday for my wife here; a few days ago, she did the same for me. I love the chef's foie gras...More

1  Thank oaktownboy_37
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Michael M
19 July 2017|
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Response from Tucker1213 | Reviewed this property |
No there is not we bought wine there this time but we have previously brought our own and there was no fee
12 July 2016|
Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
You can bring your own or they will sell you one of the local wines.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 727 Beach Ave, Hotel Macomber, Cape May, NJ 08204-2464
    (Howard Street)
  • Public Transportation: n/a
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-8811
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Macomber
Across from the ocean, this elegant dining room serves classic American food with a special touch. Union Park Dining Room received New Jersey Monthly Magazine's 2005 thru 2016 Critics Choice Award as one of the best restaurants in New Jersey. Working his magic behind the scenes, chef John Schatz has overseen the kitchens of some sophisticated eateries in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area, including the former Maureen's in Cape May. The large, spacious dining rooms with their fireplaces, cherry & mahogany furniture & antique fixtures are romance personified. Settle in for a memorable meal. Private dining rooms available from 8 to 42 guests. Banquet Facilities: Located in the historic Hotel Macomber, union park dining room is available for both casual & elegant parties, receptions, special occasion dinners or complete weddings. Our facility can host groups up to 130 people, depending on the type of reception you desire.
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