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Oyster Bay Steak and Seafood
Oyster Bay Steak and Seafood

Oyster Bay Steak and Seafood Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.oysterbayrestaurant.com
  • Phone: (609) 884-2111
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner:
    Monday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm;
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Beer, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Private Room, Smoking Area, Wheelchair Access
  • Private Party Facilities: Our private dining room can accommodate up to 30 guests. Advanced reservations are required to book this room.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Ocean Street
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Oyster Bay Steak and Seafood
There’s no savory delight quite like the culinary combination of seafood and steak. Why not treat yourself to the best of both at Oyster Bay Steak & Seafood Restaurant? We offer an astounding experience made memorable by our talented chefs and fast, friendly wait staff. So make today the day you dine at Oyster Bay Steak & Seafood Restaurant. We have the freshest local seafood and best Angus beef around. And if that’s not enough, you can enjoy your favorite cocktails or the choicest wine at our inviting new bar! We even offer free parking on our lot. What’s not to like? Visit us today!Continued
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerAmerican
Diner Reviews
  • "Great location with plenty of free parking on site (a plus). Nicely appointed with a great bar. The only disappointing thing was the food. The vegetables and rice were bland, the seafood was average."
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "Food is always outstanding. A real gem in restaurant filled Cape May."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "This is the second time we have been to Oyster Bay and both times the food and service were outstanding. The menu is extensive and the specials are outstanding satisfying everyone's tastes."
    Dined on 7/3/2014
  • "I didn't think the food was exceptional. It was ok but nothing was awesome. We might have picked the wrong night because our friends think it is the best in Cape May."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "This is the third time that we've taken guests to the Oyster Bay Bar, and each time it lives up to my recommendation. We chose to eat in the bar area, just because we had our son and his wife with us, and they sometimes prefer a less formal atmosphere. The flatbread was exquisite, and my son said that his salmon entrée was "like butter." We have more guests coming this summer, and we will be back to Oyster Bay!!"
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "The bar is quaint, but not cramped. Large friendly bar with more quiet hightops around the exterior. Not your typical bar food. The seafood and flatbreads are outstanding. The dining section is more formall but not "stuffey". The dinners are as good as anywhere in Cape May BUT you don't leave hungry. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. Will return often for drinks and snacks with friends or romantic dinner."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "My wife and I were impressed with our dinners, the service and wine were excellent. Could not have been easier for first timers."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "The food was OK. I had the surf and turf for $42. The filet was choice and I ordered it medium which came out medium. The lobster tail was somewhat overcooked and a bit tough. It was OK but not worth $42."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "Had a great dinner and service. Decor was very nice and we plan to go back the next time in Cape May. Put it in your list to try!"
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "The presentation was attractive. I enjoyed the brie salad. The were dissapointing. The seafood medley over linguine was not memorable, it tasted like Old Bay. The grouper was over cooked. The chicken marsala was again nothing special."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "We went here for a Saturday evening with the family. Wife, Niece and Son. We were underwhelmed. The hostess was nice and showed us to our table upon arrival. The table selected was in a busy thoroughfare between rooms. Too much activity to focus on dinner. Ordered Surf and Turf, Lamb, and Filet. Steaks were the best bet. Lamb was very poorly prepared. Only served rice or mashed potatoes...very unimaginative. Vegetable selection was one... a julienne of zucchini, squash, carrots. This was as creative as a 24 hour diner. Expensive and overpriced, nice atmosphere in entry point to Cape May was the plus. Parking was full and we ended up paying in the lot across the street. Nice location but unless the food changes...never again."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "All in all, a really nice restaurant experience. The waiter was friendly and attentive. The entrees were nicely done and the key lime pie was excellent. Not inexpensive but still worth the cost."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "We tried Oyster Bay as a replacement when we decided to cancel a previous reserv. Glad we did. Huge portions, unique presentation of familiar dishes. I will skip an appetizer next time so I can enjoy the whole entree. Couldn't take leftovers w/ me bc we are on vaca. & had no place to keep them. We will be back !"
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "This has become our "go to" restaurant for special occasions"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Awesome meal, exceeded all expectations! We will return and would highly recommend!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "We were looking for a new place for dinner and we found exactly what we were looking for. The menu was good but the specials made it exceptional. Good food good drinks and great service."
    Dined on 6/12/2014
  • "The service was very good. The food was served quickly and we were well attended by wait staff."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "We arrived in Cape May with great expectations of good restaurants, and I had selected this one my research before leaving home. Unfortunately, I was very disappointed in this restaurant. The only selection of oysters was blue point from the Chesapeake Bay – none from colder waters in New England or the northwest. I expected more from a restaurant with “oyster” in its name. I had the oysters, since I had my heart set on having good oysters. They were ok, but not what I expected. My wife had New England clam chowder, which was tasteless. My wife had grouper and I had veal scaloppini. Both were only passable. I am sorry that we spent our first dinner in Cape May at this restaurant and would not recommend it to our friends."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "We have passed this restaurant many times I. The last 20+ years we have been coming to Cape May and never paid any attention. We were looking for something different for a birthday celebration. A shopkeeper on Washington Mall suggested this place. Wow, what a find. Wonderful atmosphere, excellent, plentiful food, friendly and courteous staff, friendly bar. I will definitely be back, and will bring more friends, and recommend to anyone going to Cape May."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "The decor is elegant, service suburb, the presentation was creative & the fiood was absolutely delicious! We will absolutely go back to this lovely restaurant."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Our dinner was terrific as always. Never have a bad time here. Food and the atmosphere are fabulous. Love the restarant as well as the bar dining. Cannot go wrong here!"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "A top-notch restaurant in all respects = up-to-date dining rooms that are well arranged and decorated, a diverse menu, well prepared food and an excellent wait staff. The portions are large so bring your best appetite or plan to take something home. The andouille and eggplant appetizer is a favorite of mine. The bar is very popular. It is obvious that the owners and employees are proud of their restaurant."
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "Good value! Meals are generously sized and tasty. We are in one of the three dining rooms and it was very nice. The waiter (Jack ) was attentive. They have a great bar where you can have small meals; burgers, fish tacos or salads etc. or order from the main menu. TV's to watch your favorite sport event. Or just have a great martini or a ice cold beer! On a warm night this place cools you down!"
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Though the atmosphere is simple, the service and food were excellent. We would definitely return."
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Service by Steve was terrific. Portion sizes were very large. OB&S might want to consider smaller portions sizes for popular meals that are frequently ordered (along the lines of lighter fare). All in all an enjoyable experience. "
    Dined on 5/21/2014
  • "As always, good food in an attractive room. Bay oysters delicious; grouper excellent. Worth googling to find location; lots of free parkig."
    Dined on 5/20/2014
  • "Food and service was excellent. Sirloin, fried tomatoes and crab to the chicken breast with lump crab everything was a delight. Banana Foster Cheesecake was amazing!"
    Dined on 5/14/2014
  • "Always a Pleasure at Oyster Bay. The food is always prepared perfectly. A must have is the Cheese cake with banana foster. Simply the BEST!"
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "The food was good but not great and expensive. service was excellent."
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "We love Oyster Bay! The service is exceptional..ask for Michelle. We are always greeted warmly at the door and the food is outstanding. Three in our party had a salmon special that was to die for..and never, ever skip dessert. The warm Bananas Foster cheesecake is heavenly. If you are in the Cape May area...GO!"
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "Oyster Bay is a very nice dinning experience. Waite staff friendly, and on the ball. food was amazing. a little pricy but well worth the money. I highly recommend restaurant. "
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "Will definitely return. Not a single complaint. Crab cakes were amazing. "
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "Dined here on a slow night... the service was attentive but the food was olive-garden quality for twice the price. I was hoping for more. The ambience might have been upscale in the early 90s (there is even a Ann Gedes baby photo in the women's room), but now it's just kind of outdated and tacky. It is the kind of place your grandparents would go only for the reason they had been going for years. "
    Dined on 4/30/2014
  • "It is not. It is serviceable shore restaurant. As folks who frequent "all year" Cape May dining establishments as opposed to "seasonal" - we're on a quest to find a replacement restaurant for the Merion Inn. The crusted grouper was the highlight of the evening, well seasoned, crunchy outside, delicate inside. The veal didn't resemble any veal we'd ever tasted and the london broil was flat, slathered in brown sauce without much on the seasoning side. It was accompanied by "Blue Cheese" potatoes which were cubed undercooked red bliss with a dollop of blue cheese salad dressing. Only reason I comment on them - is because our dining companion asked for them as a substitution, but was told it was unlikely. She didn't miss anything."
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "Our first time at this restaurant and what a big disappointment. Both of our entrees were bland - chicken and veal. No taste."
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "WE HAVE ENJOYED THIS RESTAURANT ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS. EVERY TIME WE SPEND THE WEEKEND WE MAKE IT A POINT TO MAKE RESERVATIONS. THE PEOPLE ARE VERY NICE AND THE FOOD IS VERY GOOD."
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "Great neighborhood restaurant. Prices are good. Food is good we go here often "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Bar for drinks and flat bread or the dining room for dinner specialties can’t be beat. The Grouper is the best anywhere. "
    Dined on 4/19/2014
  • "All apps came out but one. We had to remind her that 1 out of 4 apps never came out. Food was tasty although 2 shrimp dishes were over cooked and rubbery. My husband's surf n turf was great and so was my daughters steak."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "The filet and crab is always delicious . The filet was cooked perfectly and the bernaise sauce is wonderful. The cheesecake in a bananas foster sauce is one of the best desserts around. The service was particularly slow this visit, we sat for 10 minutes with empty plates before our waitress came to our table and then another 10 before she was back to take our dessert order."
    Dined on 4/12/2014