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The Fish Factory

8606 New Jersey Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-1147
+1 609-522-9582
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“scallops” (35 reviews)
“seafood” (81 reviews)
“fresh fish” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8606 New Jersey Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-1147
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Decided to go to Fish Factory on a whim. Last time we ate there was was about 25 years ago. We ordered fried shrimp, corn on the cob, broiled shrimp with scallops and Cole Slaw. The Factory made a home run with both entrees with...More

1  Thank Spyrig
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Been coming here for years and always GREAT!!!! The peel and eat shrimp and seafood are always fresh. Friendly service as well.

Thank flukemaster07073
Reviewed September 1, 2018

had the fried flounder and fried cod sandwich with freis! sooo good! and the best is the bucket basket of 50 cocktail shrimp you peel for $10! came back the second day for the exact same things! soo fresh and good. very casual restaurant! fries...More

Thank I C
Reviewed August 21, 2018

If you love Crabs this is the place to go, there is nothing fancy about this place except for the food. We had crabs at several places in Wildwood but this was by far the best quality and also happened to be the best price....More

2  Thank Scott22-10
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We ordered delivery last night from the Fish Factory. It was an easy ordering experience and they delivered right to our room on the 4th floor. I had the coconut shrimp which was delicious as well as the fish tacos. The tacos were very soggy...More

Thank Sunshinedreamin
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

50 peel and eat cold shrimp for $9 can’t beat it. Comes with small cocktail sauce. Can eat in or take out. Offer menu with non seafood items as well.

Thank Judi G
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We wanted seafood and we got it. The lobster bisque was excellent. The seafood platter dinners were very good and not overcooked. Swordfish was good. Calamari just average, like it was pre-breaded/frozen though. Shrimp cocktail was good as well. I hated the aluminum takeout containers...More

1  Thank wolftopus
Reviewed August 6, 2018

i have eaten here and send my guests there as well, everyone loves it, never one complaint in as many years as they have been there

Thank Cableguy430
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

7 of us right here some have found her so mad to crab cakes I had both was outstanding cooked perfectly The Taste was out of this world could have used a little more lemon though but overall delicious clean restaurant ample seating and very...More

Thank vacajoe
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We decided to go to this restaurant, because we were hungry for seafood and saw it advertised on Trip Advisor. Big mistake! The blackened swordfish was the only entree that tasted good. I had a crab cake and it was so runny that it seemed...More

Thank lovetotravelanytime
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Questions & Answers
September 26, 2015|
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Response from Diane T | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. Give them a call
September 10, 2015|
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Response from Louis M | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if ownership changed. This was our first visit to the area.
July 14, 2015|
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Response from wellsbabydoll | Reviewed this property |
The Fish Factory is a small establishment and it depends on when you are in the area. When I went in June there wasn't a large crowd. As the reviewer above stated; it's best to call ahead.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8606 New Jersey Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-1147
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood Crest
  • Phone Number: +1 609-522-9582
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