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OC Surf Cafe

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715 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3745
+1 609-391-9555
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07:00 - 14:00
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Thu - Sun 07:00 - 14:00
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Ocean City, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one of the best kept secrets in the area. I am a "local" of many years and was not even aware of this restaurant gem until a few months ago while surfing the Internet. It is a cute, beach themed cafe with an imaginative menu that is very reasonably priced making it ideal for families. It is my... More 

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Thank grayfrnk
Clifton Park, New York
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended by our hotel manager. The food was excellent & the portions were generous. We had excellent service too!

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Thank Baggy54
Eastern PA
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit and it will definitely not be our last. We have found a great place with excellent food and service. We met the owners Mike and Debbie who are super nice, down to earth, hard working people. I had the Gesler which is a variation of eggs benedict with porkroll, avocado, and crabmeat - it was... More 

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Thank NationalTraveler09
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this review

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Cape May, New Jersey
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83 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here for the first time this morning & enjoyed the atmosphere as much as the breakfast. We ordered the Nose Rider & the Old Salt. The Rider included 2 eggs, fried potatoes, choice of sausage or bacon & 2 pancakes. We decided to ask for blueberries in the pancakes for a slight charge. The Salt was a Philly... More 

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Thank KaliRaven
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this review

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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

So delicious and flavorful! Must visit! Had the steak tacos and they were wonderful. The pretzel egg with sausage sandwich was a hit with my parents. And the salsa on the southwest omelette made it. Good fluffy eggs with plenty of veggies. Will be back again and again

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Thank Julia H
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this review

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Lafitte, Louisiana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My boys and I went in for lunch. Great island atmosphere. Fresh ingredients, very tasty meals Going back in the morning for breakfast

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Thank 3DLPower
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this review

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Well worth all 5 stars. Service was top rate and our lunch was great. I had a quesadilla cooked to perfection.

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Thank Maremare29
OCSurfCafe, Owner at OC Surf Cafe, responded to this review

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Philadelphia, PA
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant being rated #1 in OC speaks of the lack of any really good restaurants in the town. I've had breakfast here a couple of times and found the coffee to be weak, tasteless and served luke warm. That is reason enough not to have breakfast here. The home fries are deep fried potatoes with little or no seasoning.... More 

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Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

I took 5 friends to breakfast and everyone enjoyed their meals. The food was very good but not great. The menu choices were fantastic and the service was very good. Will be happy to eat here again.

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Thank dgilfor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Fabulous spinach omelette. Darling decor. We have been there on the last two visits to OC and have been delighted both times.

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Thank newman9000

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 715 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3745
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-391-9555

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