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Fitzpatrick's Crest Tavern

Bar, Seafood
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9600 Pacific Ave., Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
609-522-1200
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Good for:
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 66
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great fresh food!

Little corner bar looking place really surprised us with great fresh food and an amazing craft beer selection. This place is a hidden gem at the shore! See you in July Crest Tavern!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
Jack C
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Late Night
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155 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

There is usually a wait but it's worth it. Great selection including seafood to burgers. Have eaten there over the years & quality and service are still great. They have a good selection of wine and/or beer too. All prices are reasonable especially for the NJ shore. Must go is my summary!

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Little corner bar looking place really surprised us with great fresh food and an amazing craft beer selection. This place is a hidden gem at the shore! See you in July Crest Tavern!

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Aldan, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Four of us ordered different things and everything was served up on a timely-basis, our waitress was very friendly and informative.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Stopped on Saturday and wanted to have a quick bite. They had a special meal, chicken pot pie and we decided to try. Great size portion and taste was excellent. Also had some soup. Overall service was great, food a good portion and I'll comeback again.

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Wildwood, New Jersey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

The Crest Tavern is a friendly year round local place to have a great meal... Although it is small the food is well prepared and the staff are very friendly... You can take the family as they can accommodate the children... Mine love their chicken tenders.

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Tim F, Public Relations Manager at Fitzpatrick's Crest Tavern, responded to this review

Hi Louise, Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope to see you and your family again soon. We'll have the chicken tenders waiting for you :) Best, Fitzpatrick's Crest Tavern More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Wonderful nachos!! Beer tasted good too. Quaint full service bar and tavern. Staff was very polite. Loved the warm soft pretzel pieces that were offered during happy hour (FREE!!)

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Clifton, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

They have some of the best food on the island. Everything is homemade and the locals keep it going year round so you know its good. Excellent homemade soups.

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wildwood, Nj
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The old neighborhood bar isn't what it used to be. Food not as good and don't see the same old faces around anymore. Prices have been raised but not the food quality.

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NJ
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We have a condo in Wildwood Crest and this place is about five blocks away. Everything I've had here has been very good. Prices are very fair. Open all year.

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Severna Park, MD
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

always enjoy the clam chowder (Manhattan style is not easily found) and this time I really enjoyed the steamed mussels in red sauce suggested by our server - have always liked our meals; and thanks for the special order of the small cans of beer for our hospitality room

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9600 Pacific Ave., Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Wildwood Crest
  • Phone Number: 609-522-1200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bar, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?