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OC Surf Cafe

715 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3745
609-391-9555
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Ranked #9 of 179 restaurants in Ocean City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Not only is the food consistently delicious, the owners and staff are so friendly and warm! I ate here with my family several times and the food is so satisfying. We are so happy we decided to give this hip surfer restaurant a try. What a pleasant surprise! Please don't ever close!

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harrisburg, pa
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 NEW

This place was so cute! I think that is one thing I love most about OCNJ, all the quaint little restaurants. We did have to wait quite a while for a party of 4. The food was delicious too!

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Media, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Nice surf theme....it was crushed by Sandy but is back with a vengeance....eggs were perfect....loved the a frame.....coffee is excellent and they made us feel very welcome.

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Bedminster, New Jersey
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

We found this restaurant through trip advisor and headed off to give it a try. They were just about to close up for lunch, but greeted us cheerfully without comment. The waitress seated us at a comfortable booth with space for the stroller next to it. Points for considerate small child treatment!! The restaurant is small and cozy. A lot... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Interesting take on breakfast favorites. Nice service. Great ambience. Convenient to downtown and boardwalk but not hectic. Breakfast better than lunch.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stopped in for lunch on a hot summer day. Very cute surf decor. Great food and service. Loved the grilled mahi mahi fish tacos.

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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Heading back to the beach this summer, we stopped at Surf Cafe for brunch once again! Sadly, the food quality seems to have gone down this year. We ordered the crab omelet and the crab had an odd smell. The po boy sandwich had just 3-4 shrimp that were not cooked well. Far more lettuce and tomatoes than shrimp! Remoulade... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Good food and good service. The waitress was quick with the orders and the atmosphere was great. We recommend this for a good breakfast.

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Phila
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Some places change and some places stay the same and some places get better, well this is the latter. The service ,the food everything is top notch even the decor. Chicken that you won't be sorry!

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West Milford, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

My whole family (of six) enjoyed a Father's Day breakfast at the OC Surf Cafe. I had the oddly-named Nose Rider (eggs, toast, and bacon platter), and, as I told the waitress, it was one of the best breakfasts I've ever had.

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