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Freda's Cafe

210 Ocean St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2350
+1 609-884-7887
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab cakes” (68 reviews)
“spring rolls” (11 reviews)
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American, International, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
210 Ocean St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2350
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We ordered two different specials and shared them, enabling us to enjoy both a sandwich/burger and a great salad. We had the arugula salad special but they didn't have arugula, so we asked for spinach instead. It was very good, and spinach was a better...More

Thank luvs2goPennsylvania
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I have restaurants that I go to for favorite dishes. While on the Cape May Food Tour I was introduced to Freda's crab focaccia. Every time I come to Cape May I stop at least once to Freda's for this dish. Believe me you will...More

Thank Marty G
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here our first time in Cape May because of others reviews. They were right! Great service& fabulous creative food! Baked Brie, burger with avocado&tomato, salad with scallops& Gorgonzola.....everything was just great!

Thank Dyna963
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on recomendation from a friend and glad we did. Monday night in April, BYOB place, yes open Monday, busy -who knew -- understaffed but they handled it magnificently. Entre of Chicken en Croute, veges done really nicely. Salads with entrees. Appetizer of...More

Thank Chuck T
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Passed by this place thousand times over the years, but did not try it until a couple of months back and have now gone back twice for lunch and dinner. Simply put the food is great and the service provided by Amanda is excellent. The...More

Thank bobk1717
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This was our first time having dinner at Freda's. We went at the suggestion of our friends. Everything about Freda's is wonderful. The ambiance. The food. And, the staff. The next time we are in Cape May, we will definitely go back to Frieda's.

Thank carolyn m
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The filet was absolutely delicious and my husband said the crab cakes were some of the best he's ever had however it is pricey. We were not told the price of the filet and found out when we heard the waitress tell another table that...More

Thank Debi T
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I frequently drive to Cape May for day trips. We have been going to the same two restaurant for a while now and wanted to try someplace new. We had wanted to try Freda's Cafe and it was definitely a great choice....More

Thank AmeliaInPhilly
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The food is fabulous, inventive and delicious My personal favorite is crab cakes Marco. The atmosphere is personal and relaxing

Thank Luvrat
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Freda's Cafe looks like a local place from the outside, but the fresh pea soup and homemade mac and cheese offers drew us in. Both service and food were great, so much so the we had lunch then came back for dinner on the same...More

Thank Landrake_Nazur
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Helcaraxe | Reviewed this property |
Try giving them a call
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so... but don't let that stop you. They get packed. The food is good!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Ocean St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2350
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-7887
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