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The Merion Inn

106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
+1 609-884-8363
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful meal and excellent service!! Our family had steak, prime rib and their Salmon dish. We highly recommend visiting on your next trip to Cape May.

Thank dianeW708TA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great menu and reasonable prices. The service was excellent. Another room/bar next to the restaurant for after dinner drinks and entertainment.

Thank cjudge32
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to Cape May for over 30 years and this was the first time that I went to The Merion Inn. My husband and I and Friends went for Restaurant Week, it was one of the best meal that I have had...More

Thank Jcampb237
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We go to Cape May once a year and always have at least one dinner there. A Victorian decor with a soothing piano bar. Delicious and fresh food always. Relaxing, never rushed, great service, pleasant staff and patrons. A mix of visitors and locals. Great...More

Thank Doreen Z
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Our favorites: the Flounder and Chicken Francaise with the Merion potato cup-yum! We love the ambience, music, and lights-very romantic.

Thank oceandahlia
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We had a great meal here post holiday. The Inn is a lovely 1885 building with quite nice appointments. My husband and I enjoyed delicious martinis, the "pastry Cigar", the lobster bisque appetizers and the poached pear salad. He enjoyed the pan seared Cape May...More

1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

My husband made a reservation at the Merion for an early New Year's Eve dinner. We have never been there before. What a wonderful evening! It was beautifully decorated, a cute table in a corner with hats, horn and music makers for a New Year's...More

Thank Leanthebean
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here in the fall and although I had mentioned in past reviews that I am not very impressed with restaurants in Cape May, I was surprisingly pleased with the food. I can’t remember what I had but I remember how beautiful things were...More

Thank lookinforelvis
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

I went for an EARLY dinner with my parents on December 27th. The three star review might be kind but food was delicious and loved the atmosphere as The Merion Inn was decorated beautifully for Christmas and the place was charming. First interaction with the...More

Thank Maryanne L
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Visited the Merion Inn for the second time, and was not disappointed! The restaurant is beautifully decorated for Christmas, the service was great, and the food- AMAZING! The butternut squash soup is the best I've ever had, the Filet Mignon and Baked Potato were wonderful!...More

Thank deesgrammy
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Response from RomanzaAmore | Reviewed this property |
They mix a great drink and have a wine list.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-8363
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