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Isabella's Ventnor Cafe

4 S Portland Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2748 (Formerly Thomas' Ventnor Cafe)
609-822-2477
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Ranked #21 of 40 Restaurants in Ventnor City
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English first
Villanova, PA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Isabella's is a little gem of a place tucked away on a side street in Ventnor. It's a BYOB, however, if you bring the tequila, they'll supply the frozen marguerita mix. The food is wonderful, very reasonably priced, with ample portions. Great service, too. Reservations are recommended for dinner, they also serve breakfast and lunch.

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Dahlonega
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

A local restaurant with a Mexican flair skillfully catering to other culinary ethnicities. The omelets were very fresh and flavorful (although they could be a bit fluffier), with tasty home fries. The fish platter featured nova and whitefish salad which rivaled any I've had in Philly, with great bagels. The atmosphere is not particularly Hispanic, but nicely balanced, and the... More 

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
Top Contributor
269 reviews 269 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

First time for dinner. Good food, nice staff, very friendly owner and outdoor seating. Good good good

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NJ
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56 reviews 56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Isabella's is our favorite place for breakfast. Food is always delicious. Service is always friendly and efficient. Prices are quite reasonable. And the place looks great after recent renovations. There are a few tables outside but could be hard to get on the weekends. I have not had dinner there yet so I can't comment on that. But, I trust... More 

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Ventnor City, New Jersey, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

really great take on some classic Mexican dishes. Renovations are really well done. BYOB for a great dinner.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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269 reviews 269 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Cute little place. Homemade soups are out of this World. Sraff is extremely attentive. Good food and good.prices. Enjoy!!!

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Ventnor City, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

My favorite place after church. Lunch is a good stop for a quick bite. Quality, freshness & preparation is always the way I like it. Servers are polite and quick.

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Galloway, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Very disappointing. There aren't too many decent Mexican restaurants in the Atlantic county area so we're always willing to try some place new. After reading a couple newspaper review we gave them a shot. We ordered combination platters-there was very little filling chicken/pork in the enchilada, tamale & taco. The platter looked to be the portions of a kids platter.

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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106 reviews 106 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We all shared a fish platter , which was fresh and well presented. Make sure to arrive by 9 AM on weekends or be prepared to wait. The servers work hard in a small area so keep out of their way. Everything I have ordered from a large menu selection has been enjoyable. We plan to dine here again.

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Bradfordwoods, PA
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118 reviews 118 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious breakfast at Isabella's. Plenty of choices including omelettes, waffles, bagels, lox, plus lunch & dinner items. Service was fast & friendly, prices very reasonable. The coffee could be better but we really had no complaints. Will definitely return, probably tomorrow!

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Address: 4 S Portland Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2748 (Formerly Thomas' Ventnor Cafe)
Phone Number: 609-822-2477
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ventnor City

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