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314 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
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Ranked #18 of 108 Restaurants in Cape May
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $19
Cuisines: American, Mediterranean
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Located on the Beachfront Between Perry and Jackson Street
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Wow - you will not find a better value in Cape May. Cuisine could best be described as 'modern Mediterranean' - run by family who also run George's Place, not too far away. Excellent, creative dishes, good services - and the prices won't kill you. DO make reservations.

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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55 reviews 55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Food is over-priced and one can get a better meal at the sandwich bar at Wawa. Service is terrible; ask the wait staff a question about the food and they can rarely answer it and don't even bother to ask "the chef," if one might call him that. Again, more Cape May hype -- too many folks drinking the-Cape-May-is-great KoolAid!

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Monroe, New Jersey
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This place is a hidden gem! There's never a wait and breakfast is scrumptious. I had the egg flatbread creation two days in a row! Wonderful...

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Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Wow, wow, and more wow! I heard this place was good, but honestly it was one of the best meals I've ever had. A couple of months ago we were checking the place out, and the chef/owner came out to talk to us. I had explained that I had a gluten allergy, He basically told me most of the stuff... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was our first visit to YB-we have been wanting to try this since we've consistently had great food at his brothers restaurant (George's Place). We were not disappointed with our dinner-the service and food were both excellent. Interesting menu with a nod to the owners Greek heritage. The setting is relaxed and simple. The duck breast in lavender emulsion... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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48 reviews 48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Again was there for breakfast, both Dave and I had the breakfast pizza. Again very good. BUT disappointed with how the place looked. I understand places are busy in Cape May in the summer but under the long table in the middle of the room there were all sorts of napkins and paper and food on the floor that should... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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104 reviews 104 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We went here on Sunday for breakfast. We walked in and there was no hostess; as it turned out, there were only two waitresses working the entire floor. There was another couple ahead of us and about three minutes after we walked in they were seated. There were two empty tables, but the waitress who greeted us said it would... More 

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Columbia, Connecticut, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had a wonderful meal here. The staff was engaging and the service was excellent. A larger space is necessary to support this growing business. Well done younger brother!

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Toms River, New Jersey
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

It was our first time trying this restaurant, and we found the atmosphere and staff to be pleasant. The waitress accommodated our dining companion's request to make the music softer, which helped our conversation. I had the Greek Village salad as an app which could have fed, well, a Greek Village. My husband had the spicy soba noodles. Both were... More 

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Caz, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We go to Cape May every year. Y.B. is quite new (2 or 3 years?) and we can't wait to return each year. It is small so reservations are helpful. The chef is young and quite frankly, a genius! We have never had a meal that was less than incredible. Unusual flavor combinations just work! WTF is my favorite appetizer.... More 

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Address: 314 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
Phone Number: 609-898-2009
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May
Average Prices: USD 2 - 19
Cuisine: American, Mediterranean

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