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115 E 17th Ave, Between NJ and Central Aves., North Wildwood, NJ 08260-5530
+1 609-523-2400
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12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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 pick up for dinner. Their crab cakes are fantastic and I think I dream about... More 

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Thank Jessika G
Mantua, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Thank ssman777
New York City
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars 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 back.

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Thank HarrisTrek
Pittsburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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. There was a noticeable filler in the cakes... Still very tasty but not the same.... More 

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Thank Carol S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Just got my uncooked crab cakes to take home with me.. my family is in for a treat! I love this place. Always so friendly and the food is amazing!!

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Thank Danielle C
Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

This is a new place that was recommended to us and it was winderful. No atmosphere but few places in Wildwood have true atmosphere. Prices right--owners great and fo9od excellent.

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Thank Julia A
Yorktown Heights, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Best place to get crab cakes, fresh made daily, family run business. We drove four hours and purchased 20 took them home froze them and when we cook them a few months later they tastes just like they were just bought.

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Thank James D
Cliffwood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

The best crab cakes around no bread filler all crab meat and the price is cheap. Only bad side s parking around area. but worth the walk

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Thank 08Joe1958
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Moist and delicious the Crab Cake Hotline it a strong choice for families looking for that quick and tasteful seafood snack/meal while vacationing in WWC this summer. We ordered the meal and the quality and taste were what you'd expect @ the Shores finest restaurants. Priced at a level that is affordable to families I strongly recommend calling the Crab... More 

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Bel Air, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

...and they need not be. We are from Maryland and our initial order was just a test visit -- three crab cakes to go. They were nicely done and had good texture and flavor. We found no shells and they were only a little more bready than we would have preferred. In actuality, these really are the best crab cakes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $27
Cuisine
Soups, Seafood, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
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
Description
Now open for the 2016 season.

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