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Ebbitt Room

25 Jackson St, Virginia Hotel, Cape May, NJ 08204-1417
+1 609-884-5700
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“deviled eggs” (59 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
25 Jackson St, Virginia Hotel, Cape May, NJ 08204-1417
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been a year since we visited the Ebbitt Room having been disappointed for the price on our last visit. We dined late December and had a wonderful experience. There is a noticeable uptick in the kitchen since our last visit which was a...More

Thank Stepsite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time having dinner here. We've enjoyed apps on the porch in the summer but never dined in the restaurant. The host was seriously great! He was amicable and welcoming and a true professional. Our server was nice as well. The bus...More

Thank Deanna R
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Deanna, Thank you so much for the glowing review! I'm delighted to hear that the service of our staff, from host to busser to server, made you feel welcome here at the Ebbitt Room. Thank you as well for your comments on the food--I'm...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When walking up the the building that house the Ebbitt Room you get the look of the Victorian era. Upon entering you have a combination of old world meets more modern times. The dining area is on the small side but does not feel crowded...More

Thank Carolreck
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Carol, Thank you so much for the stellar review! I'm so glad that you enjoyed the ambiance, food and service here at the Ebbitt Room. I hope you will stop in again soon--you missed out on our appetizers and side dishes, which include some of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did you ever have a perfect evening? My bride and I decided to head to Cape May for Christmas Day, but not soon enough to book one of the few restaurants open that night. We were staying next door to the Virginia Hotel, so we...More

Thank appetitetogo
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Appetite To Go, Thank you so much for coming down and spending the holiday with us--I can't tell you enough how heart-warming it is to read this telling of your Christmas experience here at the Ebbitt Room. Leo has become a fixture here at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were seated 45 minutes after our reservation. Very festive atmosphere. Our server quickly took our drink order and hurriedly reviewed the special soup and vegetable of the day. Special entrees were not offered. Two tables to our right were very efficiently...More

Thank ladyvintage
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ladyvintage, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Please accept my apologies for what was clearly a poor showing on our part--I can assure you that what you experienced is far cry from the standards we seek to uphold, and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After touring around we chose the Ebbitt Room for dinner. It was excellent and the wine was excellent as well. Our waiter was knowledgeable and dinner was amazing.More

Thank Palmer U
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Palmer, Thank you so much for your kind words, and for joining us this holiday season! It is so rewarding to hear that you enjoyed your experience, and I was especially pleased to see the high marks you gave our service staff. Our wine...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful meal at the Ebbitt Room. Meal cooked to perfection, service excellant. What more could you ask for. Will be back!More

Thank Mightyanxious
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mightyanxious, Thank you so much for joining us this holiday season! I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience. Please come join us this winter when we will be featuring our $35, 3-course pre-fixe menu for extended hours every Friday night, from 5pm-9:30pm. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been coming to the Ebbitt Room for dinner for the last 4 holiday seasons. I'm sorry, but I'm over it. Last year my Mom had to send her steak back - it's not that it was undercooked or overcooked - it was just a...More

Thank Tidbits2
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tidbits2, I am so sorry to hear about your poor dining experience in our restaurant--please accept my apologies that we failed to deliver an enjoyable dinner on not one, but two occasions. I can assure you that what you describe is a far cry from...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This year I have visited The Ebbitt Room twice. Both times was not disappointed at all. First time was a girlfriend's weekend away - the second was celebrating my 25th Wedding Anniversary with my husband. The meals were out of this world - I definitely...More

Thank Diane Y
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Diane, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback--I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dinners with us! You highlighted some of our best dishes, and your selections speak to our farm-to-table philosophy--the deviled eggs come from chickens at our very own...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

It's been over thirty years since I gave out a FOUR-STAR rating. So, one might think that it was about time. Not me. My feeling was that if it happened, fine; if it didn't, that was okay too. My wife and I stayed at The...More

Thank Michael G
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mr. Gesner, Thank you so, so much for the stellar review! I cannot say enough how happy I am to read about your experience. We are honored that among the many top-quality restaurants in Cape May, you chose to dine with us not once, but...More

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Questions & Answers
TheBonjsh
10 August 2016|
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Response from JordanRowan | Property representative |
I'm sorry to say, but the restaurant is not wheelchair accessible--all entrances to the hotel and restaurant require a short, half-flight of stairs to gain entry.
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Herbwallack
13 June 2016|
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Response from JordanRowan | Property representative |
Hi, yes! We do offer complimentary valet parking to our restaurant guests.
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Herbwallack
13 June 2016|
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Response from rtnovell | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do, they have a lot a few blocks away and the hotel will valet your car back and forth to the lot. The young valet even went back and grabbed a pair of sneakers for me in my car so I didn't have to go back and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Jackson St, Virginia Hotel, Cape May, NJ 08204-1417
    (Carpenter's & Beach Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-5700
  • E-mail
Description
Dine at Cape May’s Favorite Seaside Restaurant - Rediscover the newly renovated and re-imagined the Ebbitt Room restaurant located in the heart of the historic district in Cape May. Executive Chef Anthony Micari hones a Farm-to-Table, Farm-to-Glass philosophy featuring the freshest ingredients from our very own Beach Plum Farm. Be delighted by a dining experience where artisanal cocktails, farm-fresh classic American cuisine and a sophisticated, yet casual vibe create the perfect setting for a new Cape May tradition.
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