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The Merion Inn

106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
+1 609-884-8363
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
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Reviewed July 8, 2015

having drinks at the bar before dinner. The bar is amazing and the food is great. They have a special 3 course dinner that was wonderful. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank Joe F
Reviewed July 7, 2015

After a rainy day at Cape May it was wonderful to experience the service and friendly atmosphere of the Merion Inn. We were cold and wet and the Inn made us warm with an excellent dinner.

1  Thank cruiser6
Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Ordered the surf and turf and this is what it was.... A HALF piece of lobster tail that was filed with a mix of "stuff" and my steak was the size of the top of my fork. Come on.. Left the place hungry. I would...More

2  Thank Angela20157
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Great is what I want to say. This was our 4th time here over about 8 years. It was really good. The service was to die for. The food was delicious. There is a piano player so it made it very romantic. I just can...More

Reviewed July 1, 2015

We had the early bird special. The selection is excellent. I had an amazing couscous entrée unlike anything I had ever tried before. My friend had salmon. The dessert, banana bread pudding was the best dessert I ever had. I love the atmosphere here also....More

1  Thank 128Mary
Reviewed June 30, 2015

My girlfriend, Sue, loves the Merion and it was even one of our early dates several years ago. She has been going here for many years. April 25th was her birthday and I made reservations at the Merion for dinner and we stayed at a...More

2  Thank Ron C
Reviewed June 29, 2015

There was nothing to dislike about the Merion Inn. First the Staff was great. The Host was very friendly and we enjoyed his attention. Our waitress was great both for service and friendliness. The food was exceptional. Well worth the price paid.

1  Thank Gregory W
Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is our favorite Cape May restaurant. It has a piano bar and a warm inviting atmoshere. The prime rib is excellent.

1  Thank Cre8v1
Reviewed June 25, 2015

If one can either have an earlier dinner (before 5:30) or after 8:30 you can reap the benefits of having either the 2 course for 20 or 3 for 23 dollars. Its a terrific value if taking a family of 5 out for a nicer...More

1  Thank NJCollieGirl
Reviewed June 20, 2015

Can't complain about the food- it's good. Nice atmosphere no matter where you sit. Piano player on certain nights is a nice addition.

Thank veronica e
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Response from RomanzaAmore | Reviewed this property |
They mix a great drink and have a wine list.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-8363
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