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Godmother's Restaurant

413 S Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-5344
+1 609-884-4543
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
“garlic bread” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
413 S Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-5344
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meatballs and pasta galore. Old charm, tight quarters, great for the whole family. Gets very busy because the menu is good value.

Thank alliecarrie41
Reviewed 12 October 2017

You can't beat their early bird specials. Their food is great the people are very friendly. There is plenty of street parking. It is shame that they close in mid October for the season.

Thank Gregory C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Srevice by Will was excellent as were the selection of entrees for the evening. Garlic bread was our dessert and it was outstanding. A really fantastic place with great food and service.

Thank steenerb
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This was the best Italian cuisine at the shore that we have ever experienced at the shore.Our veal parmigiana,rigatoni with pork bolognese and garlic bread were simply the best.From apps to dessert the service was outstanding.We always go to our favorite The Black Duck which...More

Thank summerbreeze267
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a favorite stop for my husband and I and the extended family as well. The food is fantastic (love that eggplant rolatini) and the staff is friendly and attentive. We will return often!!

Thank Beach1613
Reviewed 19 September 2017

First ,I must admit i have been in Cape May for the past 40 summers and wish i would have went there alot sooner.The shrimp and crab risotto was delicious,the meatballs were outstanding and then the basil sorbet were truly amazing.Now for the entrees,the rigatoni...More

Thank YouvegottheBest
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Try the Lobster House, Blue Pig, Blue Moon Pizza, Cappelletti's Deli, Zoe's, Harpoon Henry's (now Harpoon On the Bay, The Fish Market...

Thank HollywoodDrive
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service...it's a small dining room so make sure you make reservations- even if it's just two of you. We had the veal parm and the lasagna with bolognese sauce- fresh, bold flavors- you can't go wrong here!

Thank MeganD99
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We were in cape may the week of Labor Day and this restaurant was the best! We split the watermelon salad which was delightful and we both had the pasta with white clam sauce which was the best eve!. The garlic bread was to die...More

Thank Lindascotchplainsnj
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My family and I dinned at Godmothers. Each course was perfectly prepared for each of us. The meals ingredients were fresh and you could taste it. Make reservations, its definitely worth it. We will return next time we are in town.

Thank Lisa C
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27 January 2017|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about a separate room, but there is a menu with prices.
cindy p
5 February 2015|
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Response from Lisa C | Reviewed this property |
No. It's not fancy or new by any stretch but it's clean and comfortable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 S Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-5344
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-4543
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