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Isabella's Ventnor Cafe

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4 S Portland Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2748 (Formerly Thomas' Ventnor Cafe)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying in Atlantic City we brought our bikes with us. After taking our bike ride to Ventor we were looking for a place to eat for breakfast. While looking on Trip Advisor we came upon Isabella's Cafe in Ventor. We thought we would try it. So glad that we did the food was great and very clean. This just... More 

South Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Bland Mexican food? How can that be? I used to come here often, but not after Hurricane Sandy, too busy. The very friendly owners have renovated the place quite nicely and expanded the menu. Unfortunately, our dinners were bland: too little salt, no spice. It was a disappointment. Seems like all of the chicken for our dishes came from one... More 

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Brigantine, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Breakfast was bustling on an off-season, late-morning Saturday. Space is limited, and the service was efficient and friendly. I can only speak to 2 dishes, which were on the back of the menu under Mexican dishes: juevos rancheros and the chorizo breakfast burrito. The juevos rancheros was good (not great), and I recommend getting pico de gallo instead of just... More 

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atlantic city nj
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Don't miss this gem in Ventnor. The Meggsican breakfast with guacamole, salsa and sour cream to top the eggs pepper,onions and sausage. Great French toast and turkey bacon and delicious smoothies all at reasonable prices.

Thank nockout198
Ashburn, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

You may not have considered this place as a breakfast location. It's great! One of the best omlettes I've had in a long time. The Mexican food is also great

Thank Robert C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

I have been eating here for 6 years. Everyone is friendly. The food is good and the Mexican dishes are fantastic! This is a great place to have breakfast, lunch or dinner!

Thank Johnw1822
Ventnor City, New Jersey
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Weather it is breakfast or dinner. Isabella's is great. I have never had lunch there but it must be great as well.

Thank Jared V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

The food and service are excellent!!! the menu is very good. Isabella is Mexican and her son is an awesome chef!!! They have some excellent juices. The prices are also very affordable. It is decorated very nice and has outside seating. It is also BYOB which is a nice bonus!!!

Thank Marleis P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch but the eggs can't be beat. So I ordered an omelet. Local diner type restaurant with a Mexican flare. Dinner served weekends. Great place for casual meal

Thank Steven B
Ventnor City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Great breakfasts after church. Good food. Gotten bigger and added more seating. Try the Spanish food. Very authentic and delish.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Mexican
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 S Portland Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2748 (Formerly Thomas' Ventnor Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ventnor City
  • Phone Number: 609-822-2477

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?