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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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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 days ago

We selected this restaurant strictly based on Trip Advisor reviews, during our recent visit to Cape May. What an excellent decision! We made a reservation and were seated almost immediately upon our arrival. Our service was top-notch, even though the restaurant was busy. My chicken...More

Thank sommers400
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife wanted to try this place for a few years. I finally agreed and wish i had years ago. Good food. Good service. Will go back again. Worth the trip there.

Thank mark p
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took a trip back in time and enjoyed a wonderful diner at the Merion Inn. The food was well prepared and presented nicely. The mashed potatoes were a nice treat. The only complaint I have is with 3 children in our diner party the soda...More

Thank Austin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice atmosphere in historic building. The food was very good (I had the prime rib). It's a bit pricey which is fine once you experience the quality of the food. However, for those prices I expect better service. Our waitress was not very attentive...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food on express great , however , wait staff looked down upon this. Fake smiles and lack of service. Very disappointed. Went there for years with my husband . I guess because I payed full price for entree. My suggestion if you are going to...More

Thank Betsy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very good. A little on the pricey side but it is well worth it. There is a panio bar. I would recommend reservations. The deserts are yummy. If you like key lime pie it’s a must.

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A Thursday night after a busy week we look for a charming evening and great food. The Merion Inn delivers. It’s a stop for us a few times each summer in Cape May. Charming staff, world class piano player and a great friendly vibe. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to go to dinner here when you are in Cape May. It feels historic. It feels classic. The food is delicately prepared and delicious. The memory will last a lifetime!

Thank pahidesdavina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the seafood we had was excellent. Loved the live piano player. A charming old place. Don't skip the potato cup!

Thank CityPlanningProf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a local in Cape May, I have my favorite places to eat & Merion Inn is one of them. We recently were there with friends and had an enjoyable meal. I would recommend The Merion Inn to anyone who is looking for a nice...More

Thank Tom S
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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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
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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