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The Grilled Cheese and Crab Cake Co.

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$$ - $$$
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55 W Laurel Dr, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1249
+1 609-601-7533
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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new jersey
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374 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New owners and chef, crab melt was amazing. Partners loved the crabcakes. Laid back place, byob. A keeper

Thank doc491002
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first heard about this restaurant on Diners, Dive Ins and Drive by Guy Fieri about two years ago and added it to my restaurant bucket list. I managed to be in the area today and stopped in to grab lunch. The restaurant was not busy, with about 3 other tables already there. A few people stopped in to order... More 

Thank Kavita C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place, great food, friendly service. This place was small and out of the way but well worth it. I want to try everything on the menu.

Thank Linda R
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I are doing Guy Fiery's Diners Drive-ins and Dives in NJ. This is a special little place just one bridge away from the shore. Friendly staff welcomed us with smiles and cheery attitudes. This set the tone and continued throughout our eating adventure. First course: cheesesteak fries. Absolutely the best fries with all the gooey cheese and... More 

Thank Sandymack20
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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244 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had the fries with Crab soup/bacon on one side and Philly Cheese Steak/Wit on the other. They were a meal and extremely satisfying. I had a patty melt on a jalapeno bun with onion rings and jalapeno remoulade. It was cheesy, spicy goodness on a bun. Everyone in our group enjoyed their selections. The service was also on point.... More 

Thank IluvSIC
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67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Heard about this place on DDD and finally got a chance to check it out . The crab soup was excellent definitely a winner to start off with. I then had the crab cake melt. This was one of the best crab cakes I've had. The sandwich was stuffed thick with crab cake on buttery sandwich toast. A layer of... More 

Thank UnderHisgrace
Brigantine, New Jersey
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152 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

It was tough rating this place 3-stars (more like 3.5), but there were a few things that could use some improvement. I sampled a few things on the menu, like the Crab Melt (a Guy Fieri fave) and a 'make-your-own grilled cheese' with mac-n-cheese, pepper jack, fried pickles and buffalo tenders. First, the crab melt was pretty slammin', and I... More 

Thank Denise H
Folsom, NJ
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I had the crab melt "Guy Fieri's Favorite", I kicked up to angry for some more spice and made it a Crab cake supreme (has more crab meat). Incredible sandwich and the extra surprise here is the desert case with chocolate cover bacon!

Thank Joe S
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

They are focused on grilled cheese and do it well, they are focused on crabcakes and do it well. They also to great specials and have a GREAT burger. You cannot go wrong with the food here. Fairly priced, clean, tasty, presentable. They have a good chef. Special requests are always accommodated. Owners are very personable. Give this place a... More 

Thank Moviedude
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We've been here many times for lunch, both with old and new owners, and before and after the Triple-D visit. Servers are always pleasant, and though the food can take awhile to arrive, you won't feel neglected. I've settled into a 'regular' of grilled ham and cheese, and there are plenty of cheese to choose from to create different combinations.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Soups, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 W Laurel Dr, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1249
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
  • Phone Number: +1 609-601-7533
We are not the biggest company and we like it that way. Our family of employees in South Jersey all show up each morning to achieve the same goal: provide our guests with the utmost respectable service, while you enjoy fun local farm fresh to table items our Chef Dominic Stigliano creates in the kitchen . We are not "fine-dining" and we are not "casual dining." We like to consider ourselves "fun casual dining." We want every guest to dine in and have fun creating their own dishes. Come in and meet our family or enjoy eating in the comfort of your own home as we also deliver and do take out!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?