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Marie Nicole's
Marie Nicole's
  • Address:
    9510 Pacific Ave
    Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
    Neighborhood:
    North Wildwood
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary American
    Price: $30 and under

Marie Nicole's Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.marienicoles.com
  • Phone: (609) 522-5425
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 5:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American, Seafood, Steak
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: one private dining room seats up to 65 people
  • Private Party Contact: Jamie (609) 522-5425

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Richmond Avenue
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Free on-site parking and additional street parking.
A word from Marie Nicole's
Voted "Best of the Shore" by Philadelphia Magazine and South Jersey Magazine, Marie Nicole's has been a seashore favorite for years. Offering fabulous Steak, Chops, Seafood & Martinis. This eight time winner of Wine Spectator Magazine's 'Award of Excellence' pairs their wines with contemporary american cuisine. Enjoy a hand-crafted cocktail at the extended bar - now featuring a new bar menu. Savor summer nights on the terrace with friends and family. Reservations Recommended.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Over priced for what is served. Quality is questionable. Service was horrible. Paid for a full portion, ate half, asked to take it to go and they threw it away. Wouldn't do anything about the bill. Food was very average. Much better resturaurants in the area."
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "I was so looking forward to trying this place. We have summer home nearby. Having read previous reviews I expect I was so looking forward to trying this place. We recently purchased a summer home nearby. I was warned about the bland decor by previous reviewers. Really ,put some pictures on the walls! I did expect a great meal but my fish was raw in the middle and this was not tuna. They did apologize and offered to replace the meal but for me dinner was done. Kinda turned my stomach. Husbands filet mignon was good, so I ate some of his. He is so good to me. Sorry but not likely I will return. There are many other choices. Y"
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "New menu is missing one of their best dishes, Seafood Risotto! Very disappointing. The dish I selected was just ok (sausage pasta). My husbands was good (penne gorgonzola)."
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "Food was good, services was fair. Price was Atlantic City. Stingy with bread and water.... Like a prison"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "I hear a lot about Marie Nichole's. Maybe it was an off night. We had the lobster Qeusadilla. Th elobster was overcooked and dry. The Eggplant Napoleon was quite good. The Gorgonzola pasta was overpowering with the cheese. It became too much after a few bites. The dessert sounded ordinary so we skipped it."
    Dined on 6/16/2014
  • "we had 9 people at Marie Nicoles....the soups were great. the special was tile fish which was good but a little dry. The $30 menu was a bit restrictive with choices. Service was great especially with a large group. small area for dining."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "We have been enjoying Marie Nicole's for some years now. Most of the time, the food is good. Occasionally there is an entree that is not as great as others. The only complaint I really have is that they really need to update the interior. The window coverings are so outdated, I am thinking they are over 20 years old and the colors are all too dark."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Four of us arrived for an evening meal and were seated promptly at a nice table. Cocktails were outstanding and there were oysters, salads, steaks and some fish. Very enjoyable, we will definitely be back."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "When we entered the restaurant, the hostess was very gracious. I did not know I had to make a request for the outside dining & she found us a table outside. The waiter was very accomodating & the food was fabulous. I had 2 specials & the appetizer & dinner were superb. This is one of the best restaurants on the island. The cuisine is different & Excellent! A little high priced but you get what you pay for."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Food was great, service terrific. Drinks are over priced."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Our dinner was very enjoyable. I took advantage of the restaurant week special. The dressing on the salad was delicious (and the size was quite large). I had the pesto pork loin chop - very good, and my husband had the seafood risotto which he would highly recommend. We sat on the patio to take advantage of the early summer night breeze. Will definitely be back"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "This was our 2nd time at Marie Nicole's and definetly won't be the last. "
    Dined on 5/26/2014
  • "We just got a condo around the corner in the crest. Decided to try out this restaurant.great food"
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "We were recommended to dine at Marie Nicole's. I was in Wildwood Crest for business and asked my FB sphere where I should eat. Knowing I am a foodie, several people guided me here. They did not disappoint. The cranberry rolls we homemade, my guest fot the chowder soup ( to die for) it was a combo of New England &. Manhattan with a smokey under tone. My entree was the largest veal Milanese I have ever seen. Presentation of the veal chop Milanese was garnished with an arugula salad with shaved parm, halved grape tomatoes. Our dessert was a Devine apple crisp with a vanilla caramel ice cream. My only negative in the lack of decor in the dinning room. Very dark for a beach environment "
    Dined on 5/15/2014
  • "A great place with wonderful food. Calamari is awesome. "
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "Marie Nicole's is one of the true fine dining restaurants on the Island. The staff is very professional and knows what they are doing. The menu has something for everyone, and the wait-staff knew what was in each and how they it was prepared. The wine list was varied in wine styles and pricing. Each of us truly enjoyed our meals. The only suggestion was the background music. I thought is was slightly louder than necessary and type of music was not consistent with the atmosphere."
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "We have been to Marie Nicole's a number of times now and continue to be amazed by the quality and taste. The level of service, preparation and food is truly amazing. Highly recommend this as a gem in the wildwoods"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "We have been going to Marie Nicole's forever and it still has the best food and service"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "I've been to Marie Nicole's many times and it has steadily gotten better. Not that it was bad to start with, but the quality of the food and the service have become more consistent. I no longer leave there feeling that it was an "off" night. The service is professional and outstanding. The menu has a varied selection of meat, fish and other (pasta, for example), so there's something for everybody, plus specials. We had the swordfish and strip steak, both excellent and cooked to our specifications. By the way, children might be better off here earlier in the evening. Not that they don't welcome children, but I think parents would breathe easier if they arrived earlier in the evening. You don't have to drive to Cape May for a great meal!"
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "As always, can't go wrong. We have been there numerous times over the years and never been disappointed."
    Dined on 3/21/2014
  • "We celebrated our anniversary weekend down the shore and got to experience this delightful restaurant. Our server was excellent and the food right on the money - meat done perfectly, served promptly, just right portions. Great desserts."
    Dined on 8/25/2013
  • "Professional wait staff. Food always excellent with good selections and range of prices. Prix fixed menu of equally good quality as a la carte"
    Dined on 12/7/2013
  • "This restaurant was great as far as service and food. Our server was wonderful. Very attentive to our needs and the food was prepared perfectly. The music that was playing for me was too much. The 50's and 60's genre of music would have been better appreciated at a bar type restaurant. Since Marie Nicole's is a small restaurant I think it would be better with out the music, unless the music was dinner type music. But this was not."
    Dined on 11/9/2013
  • "After waiting years to try Marie Nicole's I was disappointed. I had read rave reviews and walked away feeling let down. The service was a bit stiff and really has no right to be - it's a very basic dinning room. We were a party of 2. My peach salad was very good along with my 1/2 portion of gorgonzola pasta- both excellent and would order again. My son ordered the scallop appetizer for $12 and was shocked to be served 2 scallops! WOW that's a rip off. Here is the kicker... you can go to Windrift get scallops/lobster risotto for $18 app and it's AMAZING! 6 GIANT scallops... Sorry Marie Nicole's between the typical NY and South Phila loud Eagle fans and $$ food I don't think I'll be returning..It's a disappointment."
    Dined on 9/8/2013
  • "Consistently excellent. I found this place six years ago tucked away in the south end of Wildwood Crest, next door to the Crest Tavern. I have been there several times and it has always been far superior, which is noteworthy considering the competition in the vicinity, particularly the gourmet attractions in Cape May City proper. Service was well above normal, even in the fringe season, with an adult waiter who paid attention to us. I had the veal chop and lamb pops as an appetizer. It was cooked perfectly, seasoned perfectly, and presented elegantly. My date loved the chicken. Noise level was low but the inside room is small, and outside dining doubles the space, both are great places to be on a cool summer night."
    Dined on 9/5/2013
  • "Wonderful evening. First time at Marie Nicole's. Just a nice, warm, lovely place to have dinner."
    Dined on 9/4/2013
  • "The expanded bar is great, gives everyone a chance to have a pre-dinner cocktail. We dined outside, usually my husband won't eat outside, we both enjoyed it. The good was delicious. Can't wait till our next visit."
    Dined on 9/2/2013
  • "Diane and I dined with two other couples, five of us enjoyed our meal Diane had the House Speciality, Veal Milanese and was very disappointed"
    Dined on 9/2/2013
  • "Service was attentive but a bit slow. Clams and oysters on the half shell were fresh and delicious. NY strip steak was ordered medium rare but was overcooked. Pork chop was also overcooked. Seafood risoto was fabulous. Overall the high prices require perfection and they missed the mark."
    Dined on 9/1/2013
  • "A fine restaurant. However, the chairs are uncomfortable (poor back support), and the television in the bar area is disconcerting and intrusive in this kind of establishment. Also, on this third visit our party encountered what we had twice before: the main dining room is so cold that a sweater is a necessity."
    Dined on 8/26/2013
  • "Disappointed in the appetizer, shrimp cocktail. It was slimy. Not sure why? But my boyfriend was unable to eat it."
    Dined on 8/31/2013
  • "Went for a birthday dinner and had a fabulous time. Drinks were outstanding, steaks, veal chop and tuna were delicious. We will definitely go back."
    Dined on 8/31/2013
  • "We have been k Marie Nicole's several times and always enjoyed a fine meal. The newly expanded bar area is a gret place to have a drink before dinner. The outside eating area is a much better place to sit than inside. The inside is dark and confined"
    Dined on 8/30/2013
  • "Fabulous meal; a little noisy, but good food close to home."
    Dined on 8/30/2013
  • "The meals were good but do not warrant the prices charged. For example, there is ample seafood in the seafood risotto but the shrimp and lobster were overcooked. This restaurant was the choice of our guest but this reservation was not eligible for dining points which was also disappointing."
    Dined on 8/25/2013
  • "Have dined there several times (4+) this summer with friends. Many good experiences. Especially when 8 of us shared appetizers and entrees. When the restaurant gets crowded service really slows. This visit dinners took about 1 and 1/2 hours to receive. Food was warm not hot. Overall generally very good but not always consistent."
    Dined on 8/23/2013
  • "Perfection. Perfect table for our anniversary celebration. Perfect dishes. Wonderful service. Attention to detail. Becoming an annual go to."
    Dined on 8/24/2013
  • "Not one complaint, food was amazing and that's rare in a shore town! Everything was fresh and homemade! The service was excellent. A little pricey but worth it for a nice night out!"
    Dined on 8/24/2013
  • "We have been to this upscale restauant several times while vacationing in Diamond Beach. The food is consistently very good. The ambience is romantic with low candle lighting. The staff is very attentive and obviously trained well prior to serving any customers. The bar is attractive and drinks were done well. Recommended for special occassions or a night out without the children."
    Dined on 8/19/2013
  • "Great atmosphere and food is out of this world. We went twice in the last month and both times the food and service were great. Love the consistency. The new bar area is a great place to enjoy a pre-dinner drink. Dining outside was very comfortable and quite intimate."
    Dined on 8/18/2013