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McGlade's on the Bay

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2nd & Bay, Ocean City, NJ
+1 609-399-5588
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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“breakfast” (7 reviews)
“home fries” (4 reviews)
“omelette” (4 reviews)
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9:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
2nd & Bay, Ocean City, NJ
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice outdoor area for eating overlooking the bay. The service and food is quite good with plenty of menu options for breakfast. Worth the bike ride from the ocean side!!

Thank wylee1951
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great breakfast and lunch,staff is very friendly.This may be the only place in town you can enjoy the waterfront view.Only open in summer since dining is all outdoors.

Thank mimers2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited both McGlades in Cape May and recently in Ocean City. We stopped for breakfast and sat on the deck which overlooks the Rainbow Channel in Ocean City. Our waitress was friendly and service good. Both my wife and I chose omelettes. My...More

Thank ricardomnt
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Our family has been visiting this location and the one in Cape May New Jersey for the past 20 years. The food is excellent and the view is fabulous. They have the best seafood omelets in New Jersey!!

Thank Roy D
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Great Breakfast on the bay. The waitress was friendly and so was the chef. We talked to her about things to do in Ocean City and she was very helpful The back deck offers views of the bay and all the water activities that are...More

Thank Ozfest3
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Had a really nice breakfast sitting by the bay at McGlades. They feature a nice menu with some very interesting choices. We both had very good sandwiches. One note, they do not have pancakes. What breakfast place doesn't offer pancakes? And one big qualifier for...More

Thank J S
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

My brother and I like to try out new places for breakfast, and checked this out today, and we really enjoyed it. A small and casual place, we were greeted as soon as we arrived and sat at a table by the bay. Our waitress...More

Thank NancyT943
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Delicious and accommodating to our large group! Very friendly. We had a SUP lesson and they made sure we were out on time. Also, good for kids.

Thank MBruce111
Reviewed August 22, 2016

McGlades is a very traditional seashore restaurant. We ate out on the covered deck with a great view of the Ocean City bay -- very pleasant. McGlades breakfast specialties are its omelets. They serve at least 15 different kinds of omelets -- served with home...More

Thank JOEandMEG
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We ate here based on a recommendation from my cousin. You wouldn't know it was there! It is nice to sit and look out on the bay while you eat. The service was very slow when we went. The omlets are very good. They are...More

1  Thank steelersgal78
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Eileen L
August 26, 2017|
Response from ricardomnt | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea on gluten free items. With both of your questions call the restaurant...I would imagine you could reserve a large table..In Ocean City there number is 609-399-5588.
August 1, 2015|
Response from tshallow |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd & Bay, Ocean City, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-399-5588
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