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411 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204-1408
609-884-4424
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Ranked #62 of 108 Restaurants in Cape May
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Bar, Family Fare
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Pasadena
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I ordered the margarita flat bread. This was a generously portioned appetizer but it lacked flavor. My friend ordered the clams and they we so tiny she didn't event think they would be "legal" in her home state of RI.

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Clinton, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My husband and I dined at Carney's while in Cape May in September 2014. We were a little hesitant after reading the mixed reviews but we decided to give it a try. The food was delicious, the atmosphere was relaxing, and the prices were reasonable. Our waiter (Matt) did an outstanding job of attending to us throughout our meal (Thanks... More 

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My wife and I stopped here for a quick lunch on a cold windy early November day. Nice bar restaurant with a nice lunch menu. We were looking for a quick warming lunch and decided to have two bowels of New England Clam Chowder and an order of bay fries. The soup was good, hot and rich with small pieces... More 

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New Tripoli, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I have been to Carneys on several occasions while in Cape May for business. It is one of our favorite stops. The food is reasonably priced, the waitresses very friendly and helpful. Great place to grab a bite after work.

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Joppa, MD
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We came here after walking out of the Blue Pig Tavern due to lack of a proper hostess. We were greeted warmly, shown our table and the waitress was there within minutes. Wow, just like a real restaurant!!! The fare was basic family/pub food but the prices were in line with what you were getting, and that's OK too. My... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews 71 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

It is a reasonable place. Located on the Ocean Av of Cape May it is one of the cheapest places around. No (wannabe) fanciness to it, but the service was quite good and the food was tasty. The food selection is more oriented for a pub, but it definitely serves the purpose.

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Wildwood Crest, New Jersey, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Had the early bird which included dessert. Well prepared and delicious.... Will go again. We had Amanda a sweet and excellent waitress!

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The 3 course meal was an excellent deal - the food was great too.. We had the flatbread pizza and WOW. We will go back again.

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Palmyra
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Loved the $15 early bird specials this evening. Mixed it up in our party of 4; with crab cakes, steak, and salmon. Soups were black bean and tomato bisque. Desserts were choc mouse or cheesecake. Being the early bird, portions were good size (not over the top, but enough for 2 teenage boys). Everything was very good to excellent. Service... More 

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Shillington, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My husband and I wound up at Carney's one night for dinner. The food was so good! Next night we went to the Lobster House simply because that is one of the "mandatory" places to eat when you're in Cape May. I had crab cakes at both places, and Carney's was so much better! Def our new dinner spot when... More 

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Address: 411 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204-1408
Phone Number: 609-884-4424
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Bar, Family Fare

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