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Union Park Dining Room

727 Beach Ave, Hotel Macomber, Cape May, NJ 08204-2464
+1 609-884-8811
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
727 Beach Ave, Hotel Macomber, Cape May, NJ 08204-2464
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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Can't say enough about Union Park. It is a gracious civilized restaurant with excellent food and a very attentive and accommodating staff. We love this place!

7  Thank David D
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Ocean breeze well trained staff soft jazz playing in the background set the stage for some of the best food around. Crab cakes to die for lobster tail with lemon risotto seared tuna tuna tartare give me more. In NYC this would be a 5...More

6  Thank Sharon S
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

I have been coming to Cape May for 20 plus years, and, it was only after a friend went to a wedding at U.P., and raved about it, that I made a reservation in the dining room. Space is elegant, a nice change from casual...More

6  Thank swon
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Recommended by the concierge of our hotel, Union Park lived up to its reputation. Alcohol is the main focus in many of the other places in the area, but here the emphasis is on food. We ordered from their early dinner menu, starting with Caesar...More

5  Thank gabykouchacji
Reviewed June 24, 2016

We are here before seeing a show at the Cape May Stage. Excellent selection, includes an app, entree, and dessert for $35. The service was excellent but we felt very rushed. We had all three courses in about an hour, the food came out one...More

4  Thank Katkc2013
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Union Park is one of our favorite BYOB restaurants. The food, service and atmosphere are consistently excellent.

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5  Thank gjs366
Reviewed June 21, 2016

My wife and I had our rehearsal dinner at Union Park and couldn't have been more pleased with the whole experience! From the first contact I had with the manager, Bob, to the actual night of the rehearsal dinner the staff was more than accommodating...More

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6  Thank ggilmore2016
Reviewed June 21, 2016

I'm always a bit nervous when trying a new restaurant however, Union Park was a great selection. Dined over the Memorial weekend with our large family (12). We were pleasantly greeted and seated. Our waiters were very good. Always checking and making sure we had...More

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4  Thank maryellenb86
Reviewed June 20, 2016

Great service and a very diverse menu crafted around local sea food. BYOB or wine from a local vineyard or the options. Colliers nearby has an amazing wine selection.

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4  Thank Seanhvw
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

A family friend recommend Union Park. Glad we went. Fantastic meal....one of the best I ever had. The food was prepared perfectly. I had the Lobster and my husband had the Tuna. Husband said his tuna was the best he has had. Lobster was poached...More

4  Thank mjpaolucci
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Hi. Do you serve wine and cocktails or is the restaurant BYOB?
July 12, 2016|
Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
You can bring your own or they will sell you one of the local wines.
JoAnn C
Is this restaurant open Christmas Even and Christmas day?
February 22, 2016|
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January 21, 2015|
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Response from sjgkmg | Reviewed this property |
You can call them at 609.884.8811 or their website has an email address under the contact us page.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 727 Beach Ave, Hotel Macomber, Cape May, NJ 08204-2464
    (Howard Street)
  • Public Transportation: n/a
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-8811
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Macomber
Across from the ocean, this elegant dining room serves classic American food with a special touch. Union Park Dining Room received New Jersey Monthly Magazine's 2005 thru 2016 Critics Choice Award as one of the best restaurants in New Jersey. Working his magic behind the scenes, chef John Schatz has overseen the kitchens of some sophisticated eateries in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area, including the former Maureen's in Cape May. The large, spacious dining rooms with their fireplaces, cherry & mahogany furniture & antique fixtures are romance personified. Settle in for a memorable meal. Private dining rooms available from 8 to 42 guests. Banquet Facilities: Located in the historic Hotel Macomber, union park dining room is available for both casual & elegant parties, receptions, special occasion dinners or complete weddings. Our facility can host groups up to 130 people, depending on the type of reception you desire.