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Saltwater Cafe

1231 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204-5215
+1 609-884-2403
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“home fries” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1231 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204-5215
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Love everything about this charming spot! The personnel are pleasant and welcoming! The food was great! My egg white and sweet onion scramble on a ___ mushroom with arugula, avocado and home-fries was wonderful! Great coffee, great service, great prices, and a fun gift shop...More

Thank MHKuulani
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu was limited but food was excellent. Decor was welcoming and staff was friendly. The restaurant has a cute little store attached and sits on an amazing marina with beautiful views. I’d definitely go back for another meal.

Thank William S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We haven't been here in years but I am so happy we came back. We are definitely coming back before we go home. They updated the menu since we were last here. Tina was our server she was very nice. We got sunrise smoothies which...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast spot by the water. Sat outside. Omelettes are great. I had the eggs Benedict which had a great sauce-a slight lemon flavor. Our waitress Tara was cordial and friendly. Nice place to stop on your way in and out of Cape May since...More

Thank edward v
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This is a great place for breakfast and lunch. Staff Is pleasent and provided great service. Location is great and views show the beginning of a lovely seaside town of Cape May. A must stop. Tara our sever was very accommodating and very efficient.

Thank plumtry
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Our meal was very fresh and well prepared. The prices are very reasonable. Tara, our server had a great sense of humor and really made our morning. Great stop.

Thank Walter S
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved the food here. Stoped for lunch on our way into Cape May. The fish tacos were wonderful, and even the hamburger was top rate!

Thank clarelangley64
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Loved everything about this charming breakfast/lunch spot! Delicious food, lovely seaside decor, wonderful service! 💙👍🏼👍🏼

Thank MAH1966
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We visited here for our last breakfast of our vacation. I knew they were really popular and rated the best breakfast, so I called and they were so pleased to make a reservation (so many times busy breakfast places don't take reservations). We were seated...More

Thank CarrieM525
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Followed the host around in circles when she clearly didn't have a plan on where to seat me. 90% of the table were open and set. Asked a manager where to seat me, who told her where to seat me. The table had beverage rings,...More

Thank Erin F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $15
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1231 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204-5215
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-2403
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