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Crab Cake Hotline

115 E 17th Ave, Between NJ and Central Aves., North Wildwood, NJ 08260-5530
+1 609-523-2400
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“crab cakes” (35 reviews)
“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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Soups, Seafood, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
115 E 17th Ave, Between NJ and Central Aves., North Wildwood, NJ 08260-5530
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had this on my radar for our trip to Wildwood. Tried the crab cakes and was blown away! Full of jumbo lump crab and very little filler. Liked them so much went back the next day and had the crab cakes again, wife had the...More

Thank jjb729
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take out only! The best crab cake in all of Wildwood! Cost isn't too bad either. I highly recommend eating here!

Thank bluedreams1810
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this quaint little place, upon entering the staff was super friendly and helpful. This is more of a takeout place but they do offer some seating. The crab cakes are fantastic as are the scallops. The coleslaw is homemade as is everything...More

Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

What a lovely little place with warm friendly owners .. the crab cakes are absolutely truly to die for .. no breading .. sweet .. !! They are THE BEST crab cakes I have ever eaten ! Couple the meal with coleslaw and salty baked...More

Thank Kedar K
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

This place has beat everyone on the island for the best crab cakes and service outstanding will definitely be back here keep up the great work

Thank joevaca
Reviewed September 8, 2016

I'm not a seafood fanatic, but when we're in Wildwood, I make sure to stop in Crab Cake Hotline to get my crab cakes. They have the tastiest crab cakes, with just the right blend of spices and seasoning.

Thank Jack H
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We discovered this place a few years ago and we make it a regular stop during our annual vacation in Wildwood. I remember thinking it's an odd name but gave it a try and now it's one of our favorite places to order for quick...More

Thank Jessika G
Reviewed August 3, 2016

just crab cakes ,,,,,,,,,,,very good ,,,we go there all the time,,great service and excellent food wont disappoint

Thank Bob Q
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Crab Cakes usually are filled with bread and seasonings - Not These! Real lump crab cooked to perfection. Eat out or call ahead. Lunch great time, no lines no waiting. Vinnie was a great host and spent the time regaling the history. Will defiantly be...More

Thank HarrisTrek
Reviewed June 10, 2016

We enjoyed our crab cakes for flavor but found them to be have more bread filler than in past years. We have been enjoying Crab Cake Hotline since his first year on the island and this is the first time I was a little disappointed....More

Thank Carol S
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john m
June 15, 2015|
Response from jngkco | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no we don't ship however we do freeze for travel.
john m
June 15, 2015|
Response from jngkco | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no we don't ship
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E 17th Ave, Between NJ and Central Aves., North Wildwood, NJ 08260-5530
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  North Wildwood
  • Phone Number: +1 609-523-2400
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