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411 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-1408
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Painesville, Ohio
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopping at Carney’s was a happy accident. We had walked down Beach Avenue with the intention of having lunch at a different restaurant. When we discovered that place was closed for the season (wish owners would update info on their websites!) and being quite hungry, my husband and I agreed to eat at the first open restaurant we came to.... More 

Thank Corkyhart
Manahawkin, New Jersey
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57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed the turkey dinner and my daughter enjoyed the ribs. Both cooked on site. Service was great. Pub style atmosphere. Bar service.

Thank poohlbi
Thomaston, Georgia
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108 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After arriving at Cape May, we walked to this restaurant on Beach Avenue from our hotel. It was not crowded, I assume because of the time of day. My husband ordered a burger, and I got a Cobb Salad. The hamburger was very large and had to be cut to be eaten. The Cobb Salad was very pretty, and each... More 

Thank gardener5082
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Spent Sunday afternoon watching the Eagles game at the bar. Service and the bar specials were great. $3 roast beef sandwich was so good! Also featured $3 Yuengling, yum :) Be sure to get there early to get a good seat, there are some odd sight lines of the TVs. We'll be back.

Thank Tara P
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant at the shore. Great service and the food my wife and I love there is the Lobster Grilled Cheese sandwich with tomato bisque soup.

Thank 2strokefan
Toms River, New Jersey
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Well, if your at the beach in Cape May, this is one of the many places to cool off along Beach Avenue. The place spans 2 storefronts. If you enter at "Carney's" it's a bar with a few tables, a performance platform and some bright lights. If you enter "Carney's other room" from the bar or the street it's basically... More 

Thank Bob B
Mercerville, NJ
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Good easy casual food. Close to ocean Easy to find and staff was good. Great place to relax after walking and shopping in Cape May.

Thank ColleenAngeli
Nassau, New York
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Stopped in about halfway into advertised happy hour on a gorgeous Thursday evening. Place was empty - which should have sent up the red flags. On Beach Avenue, but extremely limited view of beach. Worst margarita ever, tap beer could have been colder. Staff that were working seemed more interested in setting up for later in the evening. Left after... More 

Thank 78chevy
Marlton, New Jersey
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We've been to Carney's a few times and the last time was in December and it was average so we wanted to try again being it is "season". We were going to originally try the early bird which the reviews are high but after looking at the menu we decided to order some other things. I'll start by saying the... More 

Thank Ghostrider2011
New York
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

My husband and I were spending a week in Cape May and wanted a casual meal. We are not fish eaters so that narrows our options. The food actually was pretty good. My husband had a burger (sides are extra) and I had a flatbread since I am a vegan. I asked for it cooked light and it came out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-1408
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: 609-884-4424

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