A Guide to Cape May County Breakfast Spots

Looking to try a new breakfast spot? Cape May County is home to a wide variety of places to get a morning bite to eat, even in the middle of Winter. Check out one of these year-round eateries and try eating somewhere you’ve never been before. If you’re looking for something fast and casual or a nicer sit-down spot, there’s something for all tastes at every time of year. Here’s a list of some of Cape May County’s favorite breakfast spots.  

Blue Water Grille 

3320 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood 



The Blue Water Grille, located just a block from beaches in Wildwood as part of the Bolero Resort, serves a large breakfast menu year-round starting at 8 a.m. They have a wide selection of griddle items like stuffed French toast and silver-dollar mini pancakes. They also serve breakfast wraps (including a vegan veggie wrap) and omelets (including a seafood omelet). 

Castaway Café  

301 Bayshore Rd., Villas 



Castaway Café is a quaint spot in the Villas that offers generous portions, an extensive menu, and a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. They serve breakfast from 7 a.m. six days a week (closed Wednesday) and serve lunch and dinner until close. Their breakfast menu features a wide variety of egg combinations, omelets, waffles, and breakfast sandwiches.  

Erma Deli and Pizzaria 

635 Breakwater Rd, Cape May 



For over 20 years, Erma Deli & Pizzeria has welcomed locals and visitors alike with great food and great value. Breakfast is served from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. every day year-round. Highlights from their menu include the “Erma Deli’s Griddle Breakfast Sandwich,” which is a perfect match of pancake, eggs, breakfast meat & cheese served as a sandwich. 

Flight Deck Diner  

295 Terminal Dr, Rio Grande 



Flight Deck Diner, located right by the Wildwood Naval Air Station, has been serving hot breakfast specialties for decades. They open at 7:30 a.m. and serve breakfast through 2:00 p.m. Favorites include homemade cream-chipped beef and country sausage gravy. The cook, Patti, has worked with the Diner for many years and brings high-quality food to customers every day. 

Owen’s Pub  

119 E 17th Ave, North Wildwood 



Owen’s Pub in Wildwood is a year-round favorite for their food, atmosphere, and game nights. Now, Owen’s Pub serves breakfast once a week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. They serve a variety of wraps and breakfast sandwiches. If you’re looking for a place to swing in after church or after a Sunday morning out, try Owen’s new breakfast offerings. 

Rio Grande Diner

1305 NJ-47 South, Rio Grande 



The Rio Grande Diner is a family-owned diner featuring a variety of dishes to satisfy the palate of even the most finicky eaters. Whether you come with a friend or the whole family, they promise to serve you quality food at reasonable prices. The Diner has a large selection of omelets, breakfast sandwiches, and specialty pancakes like banana pancakes, cinnamon pancakes, and chocolate-chip pancakes. 

Steve’s Cafe 47

189 S Delsea Dr, Cape May Court House 


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A local gem that serves up delicious, fresh food fast for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakfast is served daily from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. You’ll find an extensive menu with all your favorites and a chalkboard of creative daily specials such as a crab, tomato, and Swiss omelet or banana stuffed French toast for breakfast. Come check out the best kept secret in South Jersey. 

Uncle Bill’s Pancake House

3820 Bayshore Rd, Cape May 



Pancakes are the name of the game at Uncle Bill’s. The North Cape May location is open year-round; check their website for the other locations’ hours. Come try unique pancake offerings like French Pancakes, Iowa Corn Pancakes, Peach Pancakes, and Hearty Potato Pancakes at Uncle Bill’s!  

The Waterfront

4415 Park Blvd, Wildwood 



The Waterfront in Wildwood has a full breakfast menu from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday and Friday and from 7:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday and Sunday. Come try an early-morning Bloody Mary or mimosa! Specials include Belgian waffles, cream-chipped beef, and other breakfast favorites. The Waterfront has a great casual atmosphere and is open year-round.