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Black Duck on Sunset

1 Sunset Blvd, West Cape May, NJ 08204
+1 609-898-0100
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (196 reviews)
“stilton salad” (26 reviews)
“crab cakes” (70 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Sunset Blvd, West Cape May, NJ 08204
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We were here during restaurant week so at $35 for a three course meal it was pretty good. It's also BYOB which helps with the cost. My wife had the salmon which was excellent. I had the braised ribs, super tender but not all that...More

Thank Nic N
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years, but chef Chris has raised the bar. Outstanding menu for Cape May restaurant week. My two favorites were Angry Pork Belly with Kimchi and yuzu marinade and duck breast with whole fig jam and risotto. Dessert was a delicious...More

Thank Edward D
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

First time coming to the Black Duck. Went with my boyfriend for an impromptu dinner date. Was happy with the service and the dessert was delicious.

Thank MM122116
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

1st...food was very good, had early bird, crab cake and salmon...server and hostess friendly...early bird is 5 to 530, left at 615 and only ppl were the bones for early bird.....now, issue is online menu has been changed, and went there specifically for item on...More

1  Thank betsy u
Reviewed 20 October 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a delicious Anniversary dinner at The Black Duck Inn last weekend.We had the early bird meals and they were wonderful.The Black Duck Inn is a must if you are visiting Cape May!

1  Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Our daughter from Wyoming was visiting us and specifically asked to dine at "The Duck". She has been to Cape May many time before and "The Duck" is one of her favorites. The evening did not disappoint and we all enjoyed a great meal and...More

1  Thank Alan M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

My husband and I ate here with friends. They are frequent visitors and it was our first time at the Black Duck. Needless to say, it will not be our last. The food was exceptional, the staff was pleasant and helpful, and the ambiance was...More

Thank Beach1613
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Wonderful early bird special in this charming house setting. Good food, efficient staff and lovely setting.

Thank margaretmullen
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is a lovely restaurant in West Cape May. Their early birds are nice, although the choice of entrees is limited. They gave us a generous basket of rolls (which is something I especially love). We were pleased with our choices (hubby had salmon, which...More

2  Thank SuzieQ044
Reviewed 8 September 2017

What a nice place to enjoy an excellent meal for a reasonable price. This is a byob. There are a series of small rooms which means you can actually hear your dinner partner without straining your eardrums. If you get there between 5 and 5:30...More

1  Thank Wil012014
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12 September 2017|
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Response from Michele D | Reviewed this property |
I have never had the early bird special at the Black Duck...the integrity of the food is fabulous...from presentation ...to selection ...to taste ....and service....my favorite!!
18 September 2016|
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Response from Dar646 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they close after News Years eve and don't reopen until Feb. for some limited hours. The best thing you can do is call the restaurant. They are very friendly and helpful and I'm sure would not mind giving you an... More
22 August 2016|
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Response from Luvrat | Reviewed this property |
Probably not a good idea...teenagers yes, toddlers not so much
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Sunset Blvd, West Cape May, NJ 08204
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  West Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-898-0100
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