Price: Moderate - Expensive
Food Quality: Two Stars
Service: Two Stars
Decor: Two and 1/2 Stars
Overall Rating: Two Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 star = poor to Four stars = Best in Class
The bar area is attractive and vibrant
Many of the dishes are over sauced
Noise Level: Moderate
Recommended For: Diners who enjoy traditional American food with "Old World" nautical ambiance
Not Recommended For: Budget conscious diners who prefer more casual dining with large portion servings; or for diners who enjoy an eclectic menu.
Recommended dishes: When available, The Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes with homemade creamy sauce; The Seafood Vol au Vant Lobster, Shrimp And Scallops in a Brandied Seafood Cream Sauce. in a pastry shell; and The Porterhouse Steak Center-Cut Aged Porterhouse Steak,
Alcohol: Full Bar Service, bar scene is vibrant
Oyster Bay Bar & Restaurant is a popular Cape May restaurant that serves up a mix of traditional American seafood and meat dishes.
The decor is a seventies era steak house styled, with three nautical themed dining rooms and walls adorned with murals and photos. The bar area, recently remodeled, is vibrant with an excellent bar staff. They offer an excellent wine and Martini list.
The service is friendly and attentive, but can be inconsistent, or slow on busy summer evenings.
There is free on-site parking, though on busy summer evenings, it can quickly fill up.
Reservations are suggested as they tend to be packed during the peak summer months.
Closed during the winter from mid -December to mid-February
(updated: June, 2018)
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