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The Blue Rose Inn & Restaurant

653 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2324
+1 609-435-5468
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
653 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2324
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Reviewed yesterday

We first visited in 2017 and I wrote a great review because it was really a great stay. We went back this October and man what a difference a year makes. It was a terrible stay, if we could have checked out and gotten a...More

1  Thank CleveRockRoll
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful setting. Menu is exceptional and well prepared. Suggest you make reservations ahead. This is a very popular place.

1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, great service and of course a great meal. Located off the Washington St. Mall. Parking is available.

1  Thank rwink38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cape May has more places to eat that you might think could be supported given the size of the town from small hotdog shops to exquisite fine-dining establishments. There are many highly accomplished chefs working in Cape May that have either come from NYC or...More

2  Thank zoorsc
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and kids ate here during our most recent stay in Cape May. The place is definitely not cheap. The food however was amazing. I was thrilled with my dinner. The flavor was awesome. It was a little expensive to take the kids, however...More

2  Thank javelnfred
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

While it’s been open since 2013, we’d never heard of The Blue Rose Inn (when we ride bikes to Acme, we cut behind the Municipal Center rather than ride on Washington Street, and we always walk on Hughs). But it came highly recommended (we were...More

1  Thank Jhough658
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Chosen because it's one of the few fine restaurants in Cape May - a good foodie town - with good choices for vegetarians, this is no compromise. My wife and I enjoy fine dining, especially creative menus. The Blue Rose in can stand up to...More

1  Thank djg780
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This was our fourth visit to the Blue Rose restaurant for dinner. We have vacationed in Cape May for almost 30 years, so we have dined out quite a bit. There is something different about the Blue Rose, they are so authentic and not pretentious...More

1  Thank Jan F
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at The Blue Rose Inn. Best French Toast we ever had!! The innkeeper kind and generous. As close to the Washington St. Mall as you can get. Next time we want to do dinner there, as well!!

1  Thank Linternet1
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Had an early reservation because we wanted a fine dining experience on our last night in Cape May. We were not disappointed. We had the place to ourselves for a time. The owner explained they restrict seatings because all meals are from scratch and only...More

1  Thank William C
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Theresa P
4 March 2018|
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Response from spratt1234 | Reviewed this property |
A little late but no bar. Bring you own (good stuff)
7 February 2018|
Response from MichaelPreston12 | Reviewed this property |
Both! Local wines and BYOB with no corkage
7 February 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 653 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2324
    (Franklin St)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-435-5468
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