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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%
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“deviled eggs” (58 reviews)
“steak” (55 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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25 Jackson St, Virginia Hotel, Cape May, NJ 08204-1417
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Reviewed 3 days 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
Reviewed 5 days ago

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
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have been here a few times but never at holiday season. Place was busy, tables jammed close together. Noise level thru the roof. Jeremy our server was the highlight of the nite. Menu was limited but the rib eye was perfect. My partners scallops were...More

Thank doc491002
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Doc491002, Thank you for sharing you experience with us. Please accept my apologies that your experience was anything short of perfection--we strive to deliver great food and great service in a comfortable environment, and it is very disappointing to hear that we failed to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The wait staff was extremely accommodating. At their initiative, they moved us to a table away from a larger party that had been seated after us. The menu was varied with farm fresh selections.More

Thank Ed C
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Ed C, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! So pleased to see that you enjoyed the food and service--especially happy to see that the staff was able to anticipate your needs and offer a new table after the large...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exceptional meal recently however as a frequesnt guest, I was appalled when I saw a small dog dining in the dining room next to a couple on Thanksgiving. This dog was obviously NOT a seeing eye dog/service dog. I hope this is not the policy...More

4  Thank Mats T
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Mats T, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback--and thank you so much for joining us for the holiday! I'm so glad that your meal was "fantastic"--I know our chef will be thrilled to hear this as well. Thank you for highlighting...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this through Open Table so I received my points. Ordered off the 3 course price fix menu. My wife had the deviled eggs and I had the calamari. For entrees wife had the steak and I had the sword fish. Everything tasted great then...More

Thank NittanyLion70
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

NittanyLion70, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, and for the positive comments! I will be sure to share your experience with our culinary team and with your server, Sergio. I'm so glad to see that you enjoyed our pre-fixe menu--normally offered...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Needed to change our reservation time almost at the last minute, and had no problem doing so. Quaint dining room, generous portions.More

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

Nonnabee, Thank you so much for sharing--delighted to hear that we were able to accommodate your request! I hope that our food and service will have you coming back for more soon--the holidays are always a great time to visit Cape May and enjoy the...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food but intolerable noise level. Couldn't wait to get out of the restaurant. The bar is open to the restaurant people were making so much noise that I had to shout if I wanted to speak to my spouse. Service was poor as well....More

Thank Sherri H
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sherri, Please accept my apologies for your recent dinner at the Ebbitt Room. I am very sorry to see that you did not enjoy your dining experience. Most disappointing to hear is the poor service you received--service is a key component in any restaurant, and...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed with our first foray into Ebbitt Room. The waiting area was quaint, the headers made it comfortable and the waitress was charming. When we were seated at the table is when the experience became average. The waiter was aloof and always moving...More

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

cszostak, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Please accept my apologies that your experience fell short of expectations. The service that you describe falls far short of the standards we seek to uphold here at the Ebbitt Room. The...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We almost always dine at least one evening in the Ebbitt Room of the Virginia Hotel when we are in Cape May. The setting is romantic with attentive service and outstanding food. It is pricey but a great place for a special evening. One downside...More

Thank Duffy B
JordanRowan, General Manager at Ebbitt Room, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Duffy, Thank you so much for your feedback--I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our food and service here at the Ebbitt Room! Our bar, lounge and restaurant tend to have a buzzy, lively vibe, especially on busy nights, but I'm very sorry to hear...More

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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
12 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
12 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
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, 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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