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Union Park Dining Room
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Ranked #3 of 142 Restaurants in Cape May
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Howard Street
Transit: n/a
Description: Across from the ocean, this elegant dining room serves classic American food with a special touch. Union Park Dining Room received New Jersey Monthly Magazine's 2005 thru 2016 Critics Choice Award as one of the best restaurants in New Jersey. Working his magic behind the scenes, chef John Schatz has overseen the kitchens of some sophisticated eateries in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area, including the former Maureen's in Cape May. The large, spacious dining rooms with their fireplaces, cherry & mahogany furniture & antique fixtures are romance personified. Settle in for a memorable meal. Private dining rooms available from 8 to 42 guests. Banquet Facilities: Located in the historic Hotel Macomber, union park dining room is available for both casual & elegant parties, receptions, special occasion dinners or complete weddings. Our facility can host groups up to 130 people, depending on the type of reception you desire.
Reviewed September 10, 2013

We have been enjoying Union Park for years! Very happy to say Food and Atmosphere top notch! Its a classy restaurant and hope it stays that way for years to come. Not a place to be wearing jeans and flip-flops. Great its a BYOB, helps to keep cost down. Food prices are average. Not a place for children to eat, too pricey for the little ones, more of an adult menu.
Will be back for many years to come. ENJOY!

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Reviewed September 10, 2013

We had a great experience at the Union Park Dining Room. The service was excellent, and my Filet Mignon was to die for. Unfortunately, the special of the day, a fish dish, was quite bland and overly fishy tasting for a white fish, and 4 people from our group ordered it, bringing down the perfect. Overall, I would definitely go back!

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Reviewed September 9, 2013

We were here the weekend after Labor Day and it was recommended by the owner of John Wesley Inn. It was one of the best meals of the year! I had the salmon which was a large piece, perfectly cooked. My husband had the filet which was butter knife perfect. We had the Turdo wine which was fine and reasonably priced. All around, an excellent experience in fine dining at Cape May!

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Reviewed September 9, 2013

Union Park definately is a very pretty restauant,particularily the Library room. The service while good could be a little more polished. There was a man serving some dishes(posibly the owner??) that was dressed like he was a patron there for dinner, The food is very good, rather limited menu, but everything we ordered was very good. Unfortuanately there was a screaming child that had to be taken outside a couple of times right next to us, I do not understand why parents would take a child out at that hour of the evening when there are so many family orientated noisy, casual restauants that would be better suited for them.

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Reviewed September 4, 2013

Fantastic dining experience. Food was fabulous...we had seafood starter and short rib and strip steak for main which was cooked perfectly. Atmosphere on porch or inside was very nice and attentive service. One of the best meals. On the pricey side buy byob made it reasonable and worth it

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