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Gilchrist Restaurant

804 N Rhode Island Ave, at Gardners Basin, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-2905
+1 609-345-8278
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
804 N Rhode Island Ave, at Gardners Basin, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-2905
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Reviews (373)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Local restaurant for breakfast and lunch overlooking harbor and Atlantic City marina. Food is delicious and fresh and great prices.

Thank votfinoski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I see most reviews are on breakfast but we got lunch. Service is weak and the place operates very cheap. You don't get a bill with prices, you get a paper with codes and words on it and then have to take to the register...More

Thank T4495ZW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is near the Atlantic City Aquarium, which we had planned to do until we saw many school buses lined up outside. Decided to grab a bite to eat and went here. Reuben sandwich was good. Turkey Club was great; it was piled high with...More

1  Thank RSMower
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yum!! Pancakes were truckin' delicious! Light & fluffy with the perfect amount of fresh sweet blueberries. We have been to AC so many times but just found this sweet spot this past week, Thank you Borgota staff for your awesome recommendation! The food was so...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Summer be ready to wait in line. Best blueberries pancakes Nice view of the inlet marina. Outside seating

Thank yabucoaAtlanticCity
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Quick trip to AC.... looked for somewhere for breakfast and came across this place. So glad we found it! Cool location on the water, great server Jane, delicious food - blueberry pancakes, eggs, etc all really great!

Thank sbriggs2810
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

During our last visit to AC we used Trip Advisor to find decent places to eat. Based on the previous reviews we wanted to try breakfast here. It's a little drive from the downtown area but worth it. The area is beautiful unlike most of...More

Thank staugustine77
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We came here for breakfast and were not disappointed. We sat outside with a nice view of the casinos in the distance. I had the Italian sausage omelet with grits and my wife had the blueberry pancakes. The omelet was very good, but the pancakes...More

Thank devils4ever
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The went to this cozy restaurant for breakfast and were lucky enough to sit outside where you have a nice view of the casinos. Everything was yummy. The place is cozy and it does get packed on weekends I'm told.

Thank fletchlives1966
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We opted to check this place out for a good breakfast. It was very quick and very tasty. Had the braised eggs, their version of poached eggs and they were cooked perfectly. The view was nice, right on the dock in the marina. It is...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
When do you open for the season? I would like to visit before you get crazy busy. Thank you.
24 February 2016|
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Response from Don H | Reviewed this property |
if you go late in the morning, noonish, the specials may be gone. great place off the strip, good reputation, always a good crowd.
Do you need to make a reservation
14 February 2015|
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Response from Debra M | Reviewed this property |
No. It's small but the service is very fast and things move along. You might have a short wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 804 N Rhode Island Ave, at Gardners Basin, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-2905
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-345-8278
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