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The Merion Inn

106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
+1 609-884-8363
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited the Merion Inn for the second time, and was not disappointed! The restaurant is beautifully decorated for Christmas, the service was great, and the food- AMAZING! The butternut squash soup is the best I've ever had, the Filet Mignon and Baked Potato were wonderful!...More

Thank deesgrammy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends and I made a reservation for this past Friday night. Upon arrival, four of us were present and the fifth was right behind us. The hostess was unpleasant to say the least. We went to the bar, awaiting our fifth party, who is a...More

Thank Rayne C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is exceptionally cute with a nice Piano Bar. The issue is in the food...very average and not fine dining at all. Also the service is amateurish and disjointed. Shame as could have been so much better.

Thank RaiDoc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointed in their Thanksgiving dinner. First, upon entering the restaurant the maitre d or host was not friendly at all never said hello welcome or anything. I went out of my way to wish him a happy thanksgiving. The food is just okay and the...More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Came down to Cape May for the weekend not knowing this was Restaurant Weekend. There was a special menu for $35.00 pp. which included appetizer, entree and dessert. The food was delicious and exactly like their regular menu. My only complaint was they had run...More

1  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

What better time to step outside of your usual culinary flavor than Restaurant Week? We decided to try the early bird menu from the Restaurant Week menu, and it suited us perfectly although the gentleman who was seating some of the patrons was steering people...More

Thank red6111
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant, they are so hospitable, will seat you where you want and the chef will do what ever he can do to make your dining experience the best and most memorable it could be.

1  Thank Jerry615
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Passed this place dozens of times, finally peeked inside to see what it was all about. It was beautifully lit up on the outside that’s what tempted me to go inside. And, was I ever surprised to find this new treasure of mine in Cape...More

2  Thank beatricec161
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My husband and I dined at the Merion Inn, while on a trip to Cape May. It is a beautiful restaurant, and our food was exceptional both in taste and presentation, and they had valet parking! We will definitely dine there again on our next...More

1  Thank Travel_for_Gail
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I took my mother and a close friend to the Merion Inn last night for dinner. Have eaten here a dozen times over the years and it's still in my top 5 favorites in Cape May. The atmosphere is of an older...More

1  Thank fly78guy201
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29 December 2016|
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Response from RomanzaAmore | Reviewed this property |
They mix a great drink and have a wine list.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Decatur St, Corner of Columbia Avenue and Decatur Street, Cape May, NJ 08204-1415
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-8363
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