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Godmother's Restaurant

413 S Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-5344
+1 609-884-4543
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
413 S Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-5344
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Brought some friends in for dinner. Our server Josh recommended the special risotto, and it was delicious. All around the staff was incredibly friendly. This is true Italian cuisine.

Thank Pattersom1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Godmother's is a great spot for a family vacation dinner. The ambiance is very cool and retro. The mussels were superb. The service was attentive and prompt. A very good value.

Thank Ted J
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wife and I had supper here. She had a chicken, pasta & eggplant evening special. I had a different evening special pasta dish. While mine was excellent, after she had eaten a few bites of her chicken, she noticed that it was raw in...More

1  Thank jerryinpa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for dinner on our last night of a family vacation. They arranged two tables for our party of 12. The service was friendly and helpful. The food.....absolutely delicious! Everyone loved their dinners. The atmosphere is quite comfy and quiet. Highly recommmend Godmother's...definitely will...More

Thank Joanne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 6 people who brought our own wine to enjoy. The service was excellent attentive and quick but not too quick Paced perfectly Mussels wre out of this world as was the veal parmigiana . Eggplant cooked as we ordered. Taramasu dessert melt in...More

Thank steenerb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very excited to try the restaurant. Sadly the food was just ok, very bland with no flavor. Service was ok & had nice atmosphere.

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have made a tradition to eat at Godmother's the last night of any mini vacation we take in Cape May. The service is always good and the vibe is very relaxing. The specials are always very good. Last time I went...More

Thank FromthebootPA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely, friendly restaurant with really good food. I had the salmon, with spinach, cooked beautifully. My husband had linguini and clams, which he loved.

Thank Neem D
Reviewed 2 June 2017

If you are looking for good food with out all the tourist Godmother's is the place to go. The food is really good its open all year round as well.

Thank Gabriellejoiner
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Had a table for six for early bird which is a good value and a nice way to try a restaurant. This is til 530 only and recommend a reservation. Food was good and we all liked it he email which is a first, main...More

Thank John NJ H
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27 January 2017|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about a separate room, but there is a menu with prices.
cindy p
5 February 2015|
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Response from LisaFC999 | Reviewed this property |
No. It's not fancy or new by any stretch but it's clean and comfortable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 S Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-5344
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-4543
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