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Johnny's Cafe & Bar

9407 Ventnor Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402-2316
+1 609-822-1789
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“meatballs” (9 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.All hours
Italian, Bar
$$ - $$$
9407 Ventnor Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402-2316
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Asked for Really good Italian olive Oil instead of butter Received some type of clear vegetable oil Asked for some good Italian crusty bread Received some type of a frozen Parker house roll Server persuaded us to order and promised us U-8 shrimp and Colossal...More

2  Thank Roberta M
Reviewed 18 November 2017

I know that Johnny's has a great dinner selection but I never expected the breakfast to be so good! Lots of choices that all sounded great. My friend had an omelette chuck full of ham, peppers, onions and cheese. He even let me taste it...More

Thank Beth I
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

After many visits to this restaurant for dinner and happy hour, I can honestly say that consistency is the name of the game here. Happy hour has a number of vodka cocktails, wine and beer at $7 or less. The lemon basil martini is our...More

1  Thank Mikeydi910
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Came into OCNJ for a long weekend and decided to head to Margate for dinner. Was a crazy idea as it was raining cats and dogs and the roads were flooded. We couldn't park in the valet lot because we couldn't have made it across...More

Thank Anne Marie R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

My party of 4 had some extremely tasty dinner dishes at Johnny's. We dine regularly in Margate and Ventnor and this may have been my favorite meal of the summer. Our platters were carefully and interestingly prepared and each had its own distinctive taste. All...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner and the kitchen was closed so we sat at the bar. The bartenders were nice. We ordered Nona's meatballs and a Garden salad, they were both delicious. I also ordered the tuna app off the happy hour menu but it...More

Thank collmc45
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Group of 6, seated promptly & served by the very charming, Frankie, from Vegas! Extensive menu, Italian primarily, with Mediterranean flare Figs, stuffed with goat cheese, wrapped in prosciutto-outstanding! Every dish served was delicious & very generous portion..my hubby who never leaves anything on his...More

Thank mariava51
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Got seated for breakfast, at the bar. The bartender was responsible for the entire section. This was a recipe for disaster. There was no way possible for the bartender to attend to everyones order. Once we got seated we overheard conversations about orders not being...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a very lively place with many seafood and meat specials. There is a very active bar scene and a very reasonable wine list. There is an Italian influence. Good desserts are available.The restaura

Thank harvey1_11
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Years ago we went to Johnny's, service was awful, order was wrong, another order was missing so we never went back untill this morning when we were urged to give it another try. Big mistake! Twice, my order was wrong, they gave me something I...More

Thank karen f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Italian, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9407 Ventnor Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402-2316
    (Adams & Jefferson)
  • Public Transportation: NJ Transit Bus 505 Stops at the corner
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Margate City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-822-1789
  • E-mail
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