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OC Surf Cafe

715 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3745
+1 609-391-9555
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“breakfast” (122 reviews)
“french toast” (28 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
715 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3745
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

Enjoyed an excellent breakfast at the OC Surf Cafe! French toast with berries - yum - perfectly cooked and presented. Veggie omelet was ample and delicious. Worth a visit!

Thank Snapdragon703
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Another day...another new place to try. Have always noticed the lines outside OC Surf cafe and now I know why. Wonderful breakfast/lunch spot near the beach. I had chipotle shrimp tacos with avocado and they were wonderful. The fresh fruit as a side was very...More

Thank Tom1236
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Popped in here after reading the trip advisor reviews and found a busy popular cafe just off the boardwalk. Lovely food and drink and good service with a decent price. Only downside was we came into the cafe and asked for a table for four...More

Thank Jezza1962
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Good food, better prices than most places. I tried the red white and blue French toast that was very good and couldn't stop stealing bites of my wife's hash browns. We were in a hurry and let them know up front and they were very...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Waiters and staff were friendly and they had great food. Homey atmosphere with top notch food. All orders were correct and delicious.

Thank Emma R
Reviewed August 16, 2016

I love the decor and location of this restaurant. I try to stop in for breakfast when I am down in Ocean City. Delicious!

Thank AnnCece
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Excellent breakfast for a great price. My favorite meal of the trip. Highly recommend the Mexican eggs!

Thank envirogal2013
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

My family just voted this the best meal they've had overall while on our OC vacation! Wait abt 25 mins mid Wed am, not bad & air conditioned inside. Menu had "creative staples" and all looked good, hard to decide! Husband had delicious steak tacos,...More

Thank Lori K
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2016

Thanks for joining us today!

Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Scrumptious food, friendly service, & clean, air-conditioned fun ambience. Perfect meal before or after your trip to the beach, but come early or prepare for a small wait cuz it does get quite crowded around peak lunch hours! Great variety of yummy options for vegetarians....More

Thank Jasmine12361
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2016

Thanks so much!

Reviewed August 4, 2016

We tried this place for breakfast and it was full of surf themed memories, clean, and friedly staff. The food was good and served fast. We will remeber this place next time we are in town.

Thank lise24
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2016

Thank you!

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Response from Joseph C | Reviewed this property |
No they do not while the parking meters are in effect. During the off season you can park for free anywhere on the street, but from mid May - early October the meters are in service. If you park north of the cafe most of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $12
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 715 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3745
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-391-9555
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