Mario and Melissa’s Local Favorites

Breakfast:

  • 4th Street Cafe: Homemade baked goods daily and coffee bar/4th and Atlantic (609)399-8400
  • McGlades: Nice view of the bay while eating a delicious breakfast/ 2nd and Bay (609)399-5588
  • Oves: Fresh, hot, donuts made daily. Upstairs dining offers a beautiful view/4th street on the boardwalk
  • Jon and Patty’s Coffee Bar and Bistro/ 6th and Asbury (609)399-3377

Lunch:

  • Ready’s Coffee Shop: Great food made fresh and prices/415 E 8th Street.
  • Boyer’s Market: Great chicken tenders! /13th and Asbury
  • Chinese Kitchen/ 13th and Asbury
  • Jon and Patty’s Coffee Bar and Bistro/ 6th and Asbury (609)399-3377

Dinner: 

  • Italian/Girasole Italian Restaurant : 3108 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City (609)345-5554
  • Italian/Touch of Italy: 6629 E. Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township(609) 646-1855
  • Italian/Valentina’sTrattoria Italiano: 200 Tilton Road, Northfield NJ(609) 380-2466
  • Seafood /Catch: 2401 Atlantic Avenue, Longport (609)822-3474
  • Seafood/Casual BYOB: Smitty’s Clam Bar: 910 Bay Ave, Somers Point(609) 927-8783
  • Seafood/Family oriented: The Crab Trap 2 Broadway, Somers point

IceCream: 

  • Hobby Horse Ice Cream Parlor: (Eat in area ) 800 Ocean Ave

Cocktails:

  • Crabby Jacks Deck Bar/ Live music : 2 Broadway, Somers Point
  • Margaritaville: 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ (609)431-4101
  • Playground: 1 Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic City

Shopping: 

  • Asbury Avenue: 6th street to 14th street Asbury Avenue
  • Tanger Outlets The Walk: 1931 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ(609) 872-7002

Activities:

  • Cape May Zoo: Great day for the whole family!  Pack a picnic too/ 707 Rte 9 north, Cape May Court House (609)465-5271
  • Pirate Voyagers: 232 Bay Ave  (609)398-7555
  • Ocean City Parasail:  232 Bay Ave (609)399-3559
  • DAKS Kayaks: 1101 Asbury Avenue, (609)938-1185

Rainy day activity options:

  • Glazed Over Pottery painting :704 Asbury Avenue(609) 398-8880
  • Boardwalk Bounce: 900 Boardwalk (609)385-0855
  • Potomac Bead Company/Jewelry making: 944 Asbury Avenue (609)399-4400

Photographer/Family Beach Portraits:

Church: 

  • Coastal Christian Ocean City: 801 West Avenue, Ocean City (609) 399-4747
  • Service times Sunday’s 8:30 and 10:30
  • Service Time Thursday: 7:00 pm