Fare: American - Sandwiches
Value: Very good
Noise Level: Moderate
Serves some of the best cheese steaks and sandwiches in Wildwood
Self service, table service not available
Recommended For: Diners who enjoy well prepared burgers, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and cheese steaks.
Not Recommended For: Diners looking for a sit down, full meal with table service
Recommended dishes: When available, Jekyll & Hyde Cheese steak, Bano Burger, The Warrior panini, and the Sweet Potato Wedges
The Alumni Grill is not your typical Wildwood Hoagie joint with dated do wop architecture.
While their food is not considered gourmet The offer a large variety of creative menu of burgers, salads, paninis, crab cakes, and cheese steaks, served in generous portions. They also have vegetarian and healthy options, and several dinner specials.
The place is self-service ---- you place order at the register and pick it up when its done.
The menu is organized by different high-school subjects.
They are noted for their signature Jekyll and Hyde cheese steak sandwich. It's 1/2 beef and 1/2 chicken with provolone cheese, bacon bits and mixed with their "special Jekyll Sauce".
The Dodge Balls at the Alumni Grill is another one of their signature foods. They are potato wedges that are prepared by deep frying garlic mashed potatoes until the batter is light and crispy. For added flavor, make sure to dip the potato wedges into the honey jalapeno dipping sauce that comes with the serving.
They also have a Brain Freeze milkshake bar with some very tasty flavors of shakes and floats.
Outdoor seating is available during the summer months.
The Alumni Grill operates on seasonal hours,
Starting The First Monday of February Open Monday through Friday 11am to 2pm
Starting First Week of Spring Open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 2pm, Friday & Saturday from 11am to 8pm. Closed Sunday.
Starting The Week Before Memorial Day Sunday through Thursday 11am to 8pm, Friday & Saturday 11am to 9pm. Closed June 21st for Father's Day.
Starting Labor Day Monday through Thursday 11am to 2pm, Friday & Saturday 11am to 9pm, Sunday 11am to 8pm. Closed Sunday
Winter Schedule Beginning Last Sunday of September Open Monday through Friday 11am to 2pm.
(updated April, 2017)
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