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Shea's Cafe & Bakery


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch pancakes home fries omelet french toast homemade biscuits strawberry cheesecake potatoes crab worth the wait excellent breakfast late breakfast long wait every bite wait for a table down the road atlantic city
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit, early for breakfast. Everything is fresh made so you need to plan to wait to eat. Apple pancakes with FRESH made whip cream was soooo delicious. And their biscuits are home made - yum!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Susie W
Reviewed 19 January 2019

My wife and I stopped for breakfast a few weeks ago and were surprised by the size of the new location. It's at least twice the size of the old place that had people waiting in line outside every time we passed. Apparently, based on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BCM1225
Reviewed 17 January 2019

In addition to delicious, the food served here is beautiful. They take their time to ensure that every dish is visually and flavorwise gorgeous. The waitstaff is great.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jim P
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Came here with my family for breakfast after coming back from basic training. Asked if they had military discount and was told “only if in uniform” So I asked if I showed military ID like other businesses do, and was told “no” with attitude. Our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Allison M
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

The service is deplorable. The food was not worth waiting over 45 minutes after ordered,The orders (plural) to come out wrong, cold and incomplete.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cfitmv
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This place has great food but they don’t have enough employees. Having people waiting while at least 6 tables are open is unacceptable.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johnkO7383HV
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I absolutely love their french toast stuffed with cream cheese with caramel apples, walnuts and cinnamon,

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank amliss
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We always stop here on our way to Atlantic City. They have been in their new place for a while now. It is bigger and there are mode servers. There is usually a line waiting to get in on weekends, but it’s worth the wait....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marge G
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Shea's is on our list of places we must visit when we are in South Jersey. The omelets are terrific and pancakes are a big hit. Letting you choose seasoned or unseasoned home fries is great for people who like them plain. The new location...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Hands down is place is one of the best breakfasts 🥞 We come here whenever we stay in Smithville or just heading home from Atlantic City Everything from the different eggs Benedict’s to satisfying your sweet tooth with the selection of amazing French toasts A...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KerryEric T
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11 December 2017|
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Response from overshopped | Reviewed this property |
They moved further down Rt.9/Shore Rd./NY Ave. going towards Atlantic City next to Tripicians Candy Store.
Theresa A
12 January 2017|
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Response from lfoye | Reviewed this property |
They want to have more space to serve customers more efficiently.
25 June 2015|
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Response from Mickeymotto | Reviewed this property |
The other comment was ridiculous! Shea's is a family owned restaurant with fabulous food. As the other (more credible) poster added, there would not be long lines if the food was bad! They serve a large variety of breakfast... More
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