Panico's Bistro, 
Cape May, NJ: A Restaurant Review

Panico's Bistro, 
Cape May, NJ
Panico's Bistro
422 Broadway
West Cape May, NJ 08204
(609) 884-7170

Restaurant Highlights

Fare:  Italian

Price:  Moderate

Well prepared Brick Oven Pizzas

Free on-site parking

Value:  Excellent

Noise Level:  Moderate - High

Dress:  Very casual

Recommended For:  Budget conscious diners & families who enjoy affordably priced dishes in a casual, attractive setting..

Not Recommended For:  Diners who prefer more complex eclectic dishes with a more upscale, trendy ambiance.

Recommended Dishes:  When available, Brick Oven Pizzas; The Char Grilled Pork Chop; and The Three cheese Chicken

Alcohol:  BYOB

Restaurant Review

Popular with the locals, Panico's Bistro is a BYOB high end pizza restaurant located minutes from downtown Cape May in West Cape May.

It's housed in an old restored church and features well prepared brick oven pizza and a menu of many Italian dishes --- many with a Greek influence.

During the vacation season it has become popular with families with kids and people looking for some of the best pizza in Cape May with a menu of other Italian dishes served in generous portions

The interior is bright, spacious, with the large wood burning brick pizza oven in the center, and high ceilings, huge windows, ceiling fans, and hardwood floors.

The atmosphere is bistro style with table cloths, cloth napkins, and background music which can be barely heard over the diners chatter on a busy weekend night.

After the server takes your order, a wood plank of complementary delicious homemade garlic bread with dipping oil is presented.

Panico's Bistro's pizza is brick oven style, with thin crusts --- but not cracker, charred crispy --- yet able to hold the weight of the toppings without flopping over. They offer a large variety of toppings to choose from.

In addition to the pizza, Panico's Bistro has a large selection of Italian entrees to choose from. The menu includes pasta dishes, chicken, shrimp, seafood, and steak entrees to choose from.

Plenty of on-site parking to make the journey stress free.

Panico's does not accept reservations. However, they do have a preferred seating list that guarantees a table ahead of any walk-ins and the wait time will be determined when you arrive.

Panico's is open year-round with seasonal hours. During the summer they are open seven days a week for dinner beginning @ 5pm

(updated: June, 2018)

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