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Cardinal Bistro

€€€€Seafood, American,
6525 Ventnor Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2187
+1 609-541-4633
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“clam chowder” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
6525 Ventnor Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2187
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent variety of dishes and unusual items. Would go again & again. Very Friendly & personal waiter.

Thank Ronnie B
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Delicious, fresh, modern cuisine... enjoyed every bite...wanted to try everything on the menu...BYOB...better food than expensive casino restaurants just a short Uber ride away...Just do it!

Thank Kristina O
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went here with 2 other couples and the place was packed when we left. Our servers Erica and Lawrence worked together like a finely tuned machine. All of our dinners were served in a reasonable amount of time and they all...More

Thank docrxpert
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Very limited menu. My steak was good but my wife,s chicken was a bit dry. Service was very friendly but extremely slow...nearly 2.5hours for dinner. Terrific dessert.

Thank Mktpro99
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great dinner. Steak was perfect. My wife's chicken was very good. Service excellent. The server explained all items on the menu. The restaurant is BYOB. If you are in the Margate City NJ area do not miss this restaurant.

Thank STEVE B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I started the meal with one of the daily specials, which was very good. My only suggestion would be to use a bit less capers (I am sensitive to salt so this is just my view). I also had the Halibut special which was equally...More

Thank FranC-NJ
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The food was outstanding. So impressed for a young chef who’s dishes are incredibly creative and extremely tasty. The servers were also exceptional. They took their time to explain the dishes and share their favorites with us. I would highly recommended this restaurant. Will definitely...More

Thank Mommyvision
Reviewed 13 June 2018

First visit, we were there for brunch. Food was good, served nicely. They provide beignets - quite good.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing! Creative combinations, perfectly cooked & beautifully presented made for two remarkable evenings with family and friends. We tasted everything on one another’s plates. It was all so wonderful that no one could decide what was best. This restaurant seems to...More

1  Thank SouthJRZMom
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Admittedly, my wife and I (and often entire family) have been regulars since the opening of Cardinal Bistro whenever we are in town. Chef Thomas never ceases to impress us with his offerings and in our experience, the wait staff is top-notch. Whether or not...More

Thank Michael C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6525 Ventnor Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2187
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ventnor City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-541-4633
  • E-mail
Description
Cardinal Bistro is a Contemporary American style restaurant located in the heart of Ventnor City, New Jersey. We focus on fresh, local, sustainable produce and seafood. We believe that knowing exactly where your food comes from is just as important as how it is prepared. That is why we take great pride in researching our suppliers and farms to ensure that we are getting the best possible product.
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