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479 W Perry St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1268
609-898-7750
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Yummy quesadillas! We sat outside in the courtyard and we enjoyed a great lunch. Fresh ingredients and great guacamole

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Oakhurst, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were bike riding and decided to give this a try for lunch. Cute place, with outdoor garden seating--weather was nice, so we ate outside. Actually nobody was eating inside. In fact, you wouldn't want to eat inside. Mixed review here. The quesedilla's were very good, but the Cuban was not edible. The pork was thick, tough, and hard to... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Geckos was our favourite overall restaurant of many that we ate at in the Cape May area. Delicious fresh and tasty food, great service and reasonably priced 😀 we sat outside playing cards for a while afterwards and had a very pleasant and relaxing time. Highly recommended 👍

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Vineland, New Jersey
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten at Gecko's when it was more "in town" in Cape May. It is now located next door to Key West Tacos, and has an indoor and outdoor (picnic table) seating area. You order at the counter when you walk in. A chalkboard menu is provided and they were able to accommodate my vegan diet. We ate outdoors because... More 

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Accommodated a large party beautifully. The food was spicy and yummy, and the prices at this great little BYOB were very reasonable. Good flank steak, tomato soup, cornbread, salmon.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most delicious (and large) Cuban sandwich this side of Havana! Made with fresh succulent pork, ham, down to the pickles. A great byob with lovely outdoor garden seating ( indoor also). Everything is made fresh. All has been delicious but the Cuban, I get hungry just thinking about it!

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Thank Louise K
Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Parked a few blocks from Washington square and found this gem on our walk in. Shrimp quesadilla was great. Friendly staff and a nice outdoor setting. Recommend lunch here plus the prices are great

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Follansbee, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Looking for a dinner for two, we found just the right place. The Bruschetta Camponada was delicious! Five pieces of bread topped with an eggplant bruschetta! Pulled lamb flatbread & black bean cakes provided enough for dinner & lunch the next day, too. Very friendly service.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Our family of ten stopped here because they had outside picnic tables which could seat all of us fairly close together. My husband and I each had the vegetable Panini which was so large that we could have split it; in fact I stopped eating the bread and just ate the vegetables. It came with red cabbage slaw which my... More 

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Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant by mistake. Best mistake ever! Food is delicious and service is good. Only restaurant we visited multiple times while at Cape May.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $18
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 479 W Perry St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1268
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: 609-898-7750
Description
Serving casual cafe fair with a variety of regional dishes. Enjoy lunch in our cozy dining room or relax outside in our shaded garden. Call us for take out.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?