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Dining on the Fifth

111 South Chelsea Avenue, The Chelsea Hotel, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 (Formerly Dining on the Fifth Floor)
609-428-4545
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Ranked #75 of 337 restaurants in Atlantic City
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $10 - $40
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Pacific
Description: Enjoy signature cocktails, bottle service and American cuisine at The Chelsea's Dining on the Fifth in Atlantic City, where comfortable lounge seating and romantic 1920's style high white leather booths offer breathtaking ocean views. Dining on the Fifth also features live DJs on Friday and Saturday nights.
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English first
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

With a gorgeous panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean, this place had potential. However the food and presentation didn't measure up. We had ordered a filet mignon medium rare and received a well done steak instead. The rest of the meal did not live up to expectation either. Our waitress was accommodating.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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137 reviews 137 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

I had dinner there tonight and felt that the whole experience felt "wet behind the ears", it's atmosphere is upscale but the food and service just didn't measure up. Better they should rethink the concept on this 5th floor restaurant -- the food is not any better than Teplitsky's and the price point is higher. I left feeling like a... More

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Hightstown, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Located on the 5th floor of the Chelsea. This is a full service restaurant with a unique menu. Everything from the apps, entre to desert was excellent.

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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013 via mobile

I am normally a picky person and I loved this restaurant! It has been nicely renovated; chic and glamorous. Food was delicious, view was fantastic and service was great! The Dj spinning did well to choose music for the ambiance of the restaurant and the people in it. I appreciated the quiet dinner with my hubby. Will come back next... More

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Margate City, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

This used to be our (husband & wife) favorite restaurant. Once called, "The Chelsea Prime" - it had everything! Typically, we are satisfied with just very good food and very good service. Rarely do you find a restaurant that has is all - VERY good food AND service AND ambiance AND a spectacular view! This was our most anticipated restaurant... More

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Upon arrival(which restaurant was empty)wait staff was dressed rather casual in no particular fashion just all black, velvet sofas looked dirty and old. They had better view then the dining tables? We ordered the crab cakes suggested by our waitress, We received green and red pepper cakes with a bit of crab that was not even fresh. Absolutely no hint... More

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Voorhees, New Jersey
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55 reviews 55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

This was once our favorite restaurant not only because of the fantastic views but because they once had live music (jazz/blues) duos and trios which made this destination different amongst the sea of other young techno club like dining stops in every casino. The best news was the food (filet/truffle Mac and Cheese) hadn't changed but you can't get hollandaise... More

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wynnewood
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Chelsea Prime has been transformed into Fifth Floor, new chef, new menu, new decor, same great view of the ocean from every table. This is the ultimate sleeper in a town built around gaudy casino amenities, terrific food, skillfully prepared by a talented young chef, offered at modest prices. We were happy with everything we tried, the crab cakes, the... More

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Houston, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Away from the casinos. Attached to a great hotel. Great atmosphere. Great food. Great entertainment. I was just there again, but the place is closed for renovations. I was bummed.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013 via mobile

We are locals in AC, so we have tried every restaurant there. Chelsea Prime is our hands-down favorite. If you like steaks, this is the place to go! The steak is cooked to perfection and the sides are just delicious. You must try the truffled mashed potatoes! It's also a great spot for night-life, so you can park your car... More

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