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Harpoons on the Bay

91 Beach Dr, North Cape May, NJ 08204
+1 609-886-5529
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (16 reviews)
“live music” (22 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
91 Beach Dr, North Cape May, NJ 08204
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I are vegans, but even with the reduced dining choices on the menu we have been coming to this restaurant over three name changes for the relaxed atmosphere and lovely location. Unfortunately, the new menu has eliminated the one vegan option we...More

Thank BrooklynGrace
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had lunch here on a Saturday afternoon and the food was delicious. It was a dreary day but warm enough to visit the beach which was directly across the street while they were setting up to open. This place is cute, has that beachy feel...More

Thank Renee G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our group of 18 people stopped for lunch while riding our bikes on a 35 mile ride. We enjoyed our lunch but Denise's friendliness made it even better. After lunch we asked her if it would be possible to refill our water bottles for the...More

Thank runnermom_9
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Harpoons recently after hearing about it for years as a great place to catch the gorgeous Delaware Bay sunsets. Well it appears that the food has come a long way. Everything we ordered was delicious! Steamed clams and a foot of onion rings...More

Thank momdigre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been visiting this place for a few years now. Same old vibe. Very casual and laid back. Best improvement since new owners and name change was the updated restrooms. However the men's room was disgusting. I told our server it needed cleaning. Younger staff...More

Thank hotmickey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by yesterday for a drink and some eats, it's still awesome. Some changes have been made but good changes. The Coconut Shrimp is fantastic, Chicken Wings are some of the best around. Drinks are always tasty, and a big Thank You for getting my...More

1  Thank Joeystags
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The new and improved Harpoons is a must go to while in CM. It has the laid back Key West vibe. Great for families, kids, or meeting with friends. Just ate there last evening and the food was terrific! My husband especially liked his hamburger!...More

Thank ConnieandAnthony
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One end of the bar with no chairs I guess for people to order their bar drinks,,wrong..the bartenders constantly taking orders between you and the person next to you. Instead of having a nice comfortable seat at the bar, the bartenders encourage those standing to...More

1  Thank Scott C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great vibe​ service great food good getting better this year. Fun Spot great sunsets and cool local place great for all .

Thank 309Dale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best North Cape May has to offer, good food great service and many friends plus the best view of the sunset in South Jersey! See you there!!!!!.

Thank TomTCCollins
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Joanne D
Do you have gluten free options?
15 September 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from ArrowheadAgency | Property representative |
Yes they have several gluten free options on their menu!
27 August 2015|
Response from ArrowheadAgency | Property representative |
We do not accept reservations.
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio
30 May 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from deemarie212 |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Beach Dr, North Cape May, NJ 08204 (Formerly Harpoon Henrys)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  North Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-886-5529
  • E-mail
Situated directly on the Delaware Bay with sunsets to die for, at Harpoon's on the Bay, you'll have to agree you've found paradise! A tropical delight awaits your arrival. We have plenty of free parking and a giant sandbox for the kids! Our umbrella tables are dog friendly. With outdoor and indoor, air-conditioned seating for 300 and three bars, everyone has a great time at Harpoons on the Bay. Entertainment nightly (in season) and a conch blowing sunset celebration. Everyone knows this is the happening place to be. Play "Corn Hole" while you wait!
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