Peter Shields Inn

4.8
3757 reviews
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$31 to $50
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American
The Peter Shields Inn quality cuisine bursts with freshness and creativity. The PSI is a BYOB establishment that offers a la carte dining along with a four course chef’s tasting menu. Also expect to find weekly menu additions that incorporate fresh and innovative ingredients. The magnificent ocean views are the perfect scenery to celebrate a special occasion or simply enjoy a memorable dining experience. In the summer months, outdoor dining is available on the porch overlooking the ocean. The Inn also specializes in both casual & elegant ocean front weddings. For the absolute finest local and seasonal fare, Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant is a favorite of residents and visitors to Cape May alike.
Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, BYO Liquor, Chef's Table, Entertainment, Fireplace, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Private Room. Dress Code is Smart Casual.
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OT
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined 19 hours ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was my husband’s birthday.
The food was delicious especially the grilled octopus OMG.
And RJ was a great waiter/server. He was very pleasant.
Everything was very good. We had a wonderful time!

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J
Chicago
11 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Very nice ambience. Service outstanding. Pricier than most.

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JM
Atlantic City
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was our first time at Peter Shield's but not our last. My mother-in-law would love it here except there is no handicap access and she will not be able to tackle all the stairs involved. Maybe that will change in the future?:

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D
Philadelphia
35 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A magical return evening at Peter Shields. Last year we visited and had a wonderful meal. This second go round even topped the first. Top notch food and service in an elegant seaside community. We sat on the porch and enjoyed the afternoon sun and water views while catching a listen to the piano being played in an adjacent room. . This has become one of our favorite spots! Can't wait to go back.

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JB
Atlantic City
8 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

This was our second visit this month for the 'three courses for $33' prix fixe menu. The choices were interesting, and everything we had was excellent. the chicken with asparagus was really good. the deal ends soon - go to try it now!

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N
Atlantic City
15 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The total experience was amazing. We both enjoyed the Fluke crudo and the Artic char. The presentation was beautiful and the flavors just exploded in your mouth! Our server, RJ was very professional, efficient and personable. BYOB is always appreciated as was the winter price fix. Parking was not a problem. We will certainly return.

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JW
Atlantic City
5 reviews
Dined on March 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had an extremely enjoyable dinner off pre fixe menu. The blackened Mshi Mahi was exquisite, presentation from appetizer to dessert was awesome. Server RJ was very attentive and professional. One of our favorite places to dine.

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KM
New England
1 review
Dined on March 17, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 2

Really good experience. The food is unbeatable and service is attentive and professional. We were greeted with a smile and seated quickly once we arrived. Our waiter did his best to you understand and meet our dietary needs

With that said the restaurant itself needs to be updated. From the outside the restaurant looks beautiful. The inside is a different story. Our table was really unsteady and the wallpaper was in noticeably poor condition

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TP
Philadelphia
9 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

Food was very good. Service was pleasant and good but slow. One particular server was making such a fuss over my spouse that it became awkward and annoying. Staff was just off that night. But the food is always excellent. We love it here.

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OT
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great night as always. One of the best restaurants in Cape May. RJ is our favorite waiter . Great guy and top notch service !

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BM
Atlantic City
2 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great birthday dinner for my wife. We have done it every year for the last 10 and it seems to get better every year.

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M
Atlantic City
1 review
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent, excellent all the way. Loved it, cannot wait to go back. Hope it stays BYO, helps with the cost.

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C
Philadelphia
131 reviews
Dined on March 15, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Great atmosphere for an upscale dining experience. Service was top notch, for the most part, same with the food. Would definitely go back and recommend to friends.

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WV
1 review
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always wonderful experience at PSI. Food and service

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MM
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

We enjoyed the winter Prix Fixe menu. Our waiter was incredible and the food was delicious. Highly recommend

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SP
1 review
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had our favorite server, Peter. ..excellent! Loved the harp player. Food was delicious. Wonderful birthday evening! Always recommend to our friends.

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K
Atlantic City
2 reviews
Dined on March 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It is always a pleasure to eat at the Peter Shields. Wonderful food and service. Great atmosphere.

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TC
Hawaii
7 reviews
Dined on March 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome totally awesome.

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VB
Atlantic City
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent service, beautiful view, superb food - the perfect way to celebrate!

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MK
Atlantic City
5 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Could not have been better. Loved the food and our waiter was perfect. Can’t wait to go back.

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PR
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great dinner and perfect evening.
Highly recommend

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OT
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always excellent!
Great/Perfect place to celebrate our 35th anniversary!
Thank you PS!

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a wonderful experience! It is the best place we have eaten in Cape May. A little pricy but worth the extravagance. Each dish is presented well The salmon and veal dishes were exceptional as was the pasta. The service was also great!

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AM
Atlantic City
3 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was good portions were very small for the money they are charging

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A
Philadelphia
22 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The experience was awesome. Great service from Dylan. Desserts were phenomenal. Sauces were sublime. Flavors exceptional.

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MS
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Most elegant dinner in Cape May. We did the winter special. The food is amazing. Can’t wait to return.

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M
New York Area
37 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Never disappoints!! Excellent food and friendly service. Perfect for a special occasion.

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JB
Atlantic City
9 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We've always had good experiences at Peter Shields. On this occasion we went for the 'prix fixe' - three courses for $33. Exceptional food for the price, everything we chose was first class. Our entrees, Mahi-mahi and pork osso buco, were both delicious and beautifully presented. Service friendly and prompt. Try it!

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TC
Hawaii
8 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had the winter prix fixed menu. One of my favorite meals ever

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N
Richmond
6 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Peter Shields never dissapoints. Everything is elegant and delicious. Always enjoy our time there.

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EB
Atlantic City
6 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and service. Bring your own wine.
Food fantastic

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S
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My wife and I love Peter Shields.
The finest BYOB on the Island.
And Chris is the best.

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SM
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Unbelievable food and outstanding, attentive staff, with appropriately subdued "Happy Birthday" played on the piano. Perfect birthday experience with family.

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DR
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

Usually a 5+ experience. This time my wife and I thought it was good, but not great. Server had zero personality which never helps. I’m sure we’ll be back, but we both left a little disappointed.

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J
Philadelphia
39 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our favorite place in cape May, by far! Consistently excellent every visit!

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H
Philadelphia
50 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Truly amazing dining experience in Cape May! Spectacular food, great service in a beautiful classic setting!

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J
Philadelphia
347 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our regular server, Petar, was his normal sensational. My grilled octopus appetizer was superb as was my wife’s buratta salad. The special strip steak was beyond expectations. As always PSI was their normal excellent

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RT
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome anniversary dinner - elegant, beautiful and delicious!

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DD
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My favorite place always fabulous. Was excellent, our server RJ was excellent.

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M
Philadelphia
29 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We never have a bad meal here. The service and ambiance is awesome!

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