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The Wharf

708 W Burk Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1630
+1 609-522-6336
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“salmon oscar” (10 reviews)
“risotto” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
708 W Burk Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1630
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

What a great meal! I had the seafood risotto, which was out of this world. We had a few others in our group get the scallops risotto, a salmon dish and a chicken dish. Everyone raved about their meal. The drinks were great, the atmosphere...More

Thank RockingLoud
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner 3 weeks after a dinner where we were informed they were out of RICE and Pinot noir It was before Memorial Day so let it slide So this is a place we've gone for years and really it changes every year But,...More

Thank Maryanne M
Thomas J, General Manager at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

I would like to apologize for your experience. I understand that your husband love the tuna entree so you guys came back again, obviously hoping for the rice. I am glad that you guys liked your meals, but wish we could have done better. The...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Every year my family and I eat at The Wharf and every year we are just as pleased. The food is always great. Burgers and cheesesteak rolls are a go to. The drinks are just as good. We always go for the wharf's specialty voodoo...More

Thank barbcole1963
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I've been to The Wharf two times. Both times, I ordered the scallops with risotto and asparagus. This is the best entree I've ever had in Wildwood and I've been to many restaurants many times in Wildwood and Wildwood Crest. Before I get to the...More

Thank PVH65
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Just left the Wharf and I must say I don't know why I keep going back. It is one of the best views on the water but the food and service are terrible. The place only had a few tables occupied but they have at...More

Thank Baileysue61
Thomas J, General Manager at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi BaileySue, Thank you for taking the time to review The Wharf during your recent visit. We appreciate your criticism and have addressed the concerns that you have pointed out. We would love the opportunity to earn back your business. Please email me at tjohnson@thewharfnj.com...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Reviews we checked in advance of our visit gave us pause as average was 3.5 stars. I give it a 5! Generous portions, and outstanding food. I had a rack of lamb, spinach risotto and asparagus. Others in our party had shrimp and scallops, prime...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had reservations on a Saturday night at seven. We were a party of six. The reservations were made with Open Table. Shortly after our arrival our table was ready and we were seated. For a table of six, the accommodations were cramped. Essentially it...More

1  Thank cliffart
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went there after the fall boardwalk car show and the service was terrible, we waited 40 minutes and a waitress never came over so we left and went to the Boathouse which was (as always) great with awesome service Horrible service at the Wharf spoke...More

Thank adams3890
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This was one of the worst restaurant experiences I have ever had! We made reservations for 7:00 for 6 adults and three children. When we got to the restaurant, they had lost our reservation. However, they told us that since it was a slow night...More

Thank jmeredith0784
Reviewed 22 September 2016

At the suggestion of the Crusader, my husband and I went to the Wharf for dinner. It was our first visit. We were so impressed with the food & the service! The view of the sunset was beautiful.Our server, Wendy, was both knowledgeable & fun!...More

Thank pattiejoeroccomona2
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18 September 2016|
Response from missbigfish | Reviewed this property |
No, they have sunset dinners 19.99 until 6:00.....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 708 W Burk Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1630
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood
  • Phone Number: +1 609-522-6336
The Wharf is a family run establishment featuring 2 restaurants under one roof. The Dining Room at The Wharf features a casual upscale dining experience with a complete waterfront view. The menu features all fresh, local seafood and the finest cuts of meats.

On the Deck at The Wharf you will find live entertainment daily, a full service waterfront bar and the same fresh food concept as the dining room. The menu on the deck concentrates on fresh seafood and burgers, handmade pizzas, and some of the finest bar fare in the Wildwoods. Lunch specials, happy hour and a fabulous kid's menu make the Wharf the family destination of the Wildwoods.
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