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Steve & Cookie's By The Bay

9700 Amherst Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402-1008
+1 609-823-1163
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“blueberry pie” (48 reviews)
“cookies” (99 reviews)
“tomato salad” (22 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9700 Amherst Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402-1008
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We were two couples with a 6:30 reservation on a Saturday night. We arrived @6:15 and had a cocktail at the bar. Seated at 6:25. Opted for the Brussel Sprout app (x2), burrata app and a wedge salad. All were delicious and generously portioned. Entrees...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This restaurant is a very nice place for a date. They have a nice atmosphere and the food is always good, although a bit pricey.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Haven't been since February this year. I went for the stuffed pork chop and decided to have the bolognese dish. Terrific. Meaty and tasty. My wedge was perfect. My wife had the turkey dinner special and it was very good. And the specialty cocktails were...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 20 December 2017

S&C is raved about. For good reason, the food is excellent and it's tough to get in especially during the peak season June thru Sept. However we discovered the BAR area (Oyster Bar I think ...) and found seating for the 2 of us. It...More

Thank patentesquire
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The brussel sprouts appetizers were terrific!!! Sampled several other appetizers....all flavorful. Dinner selections also great. Overall good experience. A bit hard to get cab service back to the boardwalk tho.

2  Thank Pat L
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I had a really nice evening at Steve and Cookie’s by the Bay. My food, Branzino and an arugula salad was perfectly paired with my Syrah-Grenache blend. Even the bread was great. I had the chocolate-peanut butter pie for desert and it was tasty. My...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Very nicely placed resto and good to great food. Very extensive wine list (2 goblets on WS) and a good selection of local beers. A selection of three different oysters (I went with Cape May Salts) all priced individually so you could get one to...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This was our first time at this restaurant. We went with my brother-inlaw. We had the best service and the meal was the best we've had in a long time! Whenever we're at the shore we will go there. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank EPteacher
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We went to S & C’s for our wedding anniversary. From start to finish it was an amazing dinning experience. We started out at the bar as we waited for our table. We enjoyed the live music that is featured in that area. The bartender...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is by far my absolute favorite restaurant! I grew up going out to eat all of the time. Now in my 40's my husband and I, along with my family, have kept this up. We love checking out new places and tasting what's out...More

1  Thank robinhump
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24 July 2017|
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Response from catherine115 | Reviewed this property |
Idk but everyone was business casual when I was there
DonnaMarie B
17 February 2017|
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Response from Cookie T | Property representative |
So glad to hear you are coming for a visit. We have a wide assortment of wonderful dishes so it is hard to pick out our favorites! Your server can give you some guidance when you are here. Enjoy!
2 April 2016|
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Response from gam132015 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can make your dinner gluten free, but can't remember if there were specific gluten free items mentioned.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9700 Amherst Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402-1008
    (Monroe & Amherst)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Margate City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-823-1163
  • E-mail
Steve & Cookie's, located near the bay in Margate, New Jersey, offers the best of steaks & fresh seafood in a warm atmosphere with live Jazz 7 nights a week. Using the freshest of local and sustainable produce, all meats on the menu are humanely raised without hormones or antibiotics.
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