Goodnight Irene’s – A Beer Lover’s Paradise

Goodnight Irene’s Brew Pub, originally The Poplar Café, has been frequented by Wildwood patrons for over thirty years. After a remodel and a major overhaul, this bar now offers a relaxing pub atmosphere, enjoyed by tourists and locals alike any day of the week. There is no better pub for beer lovers and the beer-curious.

Irene’s is home to Wildwood’s largest craft beer selection and was voted “#1 Best Neighborhood Bar” and “#1 Best Beer Selection” on PHL 17’s Jersey Shore Hotlist. Enjoy the best rotating beer wall in South Jersey. Fifty ever-changing taps offer local specialties such as Flying Fish, Stone, Victory, Dogfish Head, Sly Fox, Sierra Nevada, and Cape May Brewing Company. If their wall does not offer what you crave, Goodnight Irene’s also offers an extensive bottle selection of crafts, domestics, and imports. Just consult a resident beer geek right behind the bar and they will point you in the right direction.

New this for the 2012 summer season, Goodnight Irene’s now features Wildwood’s only Beer Garden! This patio bar features twelve new taps, a spacious dining area, and four new flat screen TVs…the perfect spot to catch all your favorite sporting events. Stop by any Friday night this summer at 10 p.m. and catch an awesome view of Wildwood’s Firework Display.

Goodnight Irene’s serves American style cuisine for both lunch and dinner with crowd favorites such as fresh seafood dishes, black angus burgers, homestyle entrees, soups, and their renowned brick oven pizza.

Irene’s signature brick oven pizza is made completely in house, with fresh dough and sauce made daily. Their pizzas are hand tossed to create a thin crispy crust and cooked to perfection. They offer numerous fresh toppings to create your own pizza or try one of our specialty pies such as Clams Casino Pie, Crab & Jersey Tomato Pie, the Goodnight White, That’s Nacho Pie or the Arrogant Buffalo Chicken Pizza. Also, every weekend they feature blackboard special pizzas such as the Red Pear and Prosciutto or The Breakfast Pizza.

The Goodnight Irene’s menu truly has options for everyone and features new and exciting chef specials every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 5 to 10 p.m. Goodnight Irene’s weekday specials are unbeatable. On Mexican Mondays, from 6 to 10 p.m., enjoy $1 tacos. Thursday evenings from 7 to 11 p.m. Goodnight Irene’s offers $.49 wings & clams with the purchase of one of their ice cold beverages. Stop by for Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. or No-shower Happy Hour on the outdoor patio Friday-Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. Each day of the week features a great-value drink special.

On this Thursday, August 16th, Good Night Irene’s is taking over! Come and enjoy the Harpoon Tap-Takeover starting at 7 PM sharp. This is just one of the many tap-takeover’s we will feature throughout the year so, be on the look-out.

This Thursday a Harpoon representative will be there to guide you through the excitement of the 4 featured tap handles. You may even get a giveaway? Enjoy $1.00 off all craft beers because, Thursdays are “BEER GEEK” night. Once you start off the night of with one of our 42 taps, hang around and jam with DAB, offering you a rocking good night.

Goodnight Irene’s is open every day, so stop by after the beach for a cold one and catch some of their nightly entertainment! With both indoor and outdoor dining, plenty of parking, and even more cold beer, every night is a Goodnight…Remember, Life is too short to drink Crappy Beer!

2708 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ, 08260

By Megan Kummer