200 CONGRESS PLACE, CAPE MAY, NJ 08204(609) 884-8422

Classic & Farm-Fresh American Fare

Gather at the Blue Pig Tavern, our distinctive restaurant tucked in the corner of Congress Hall. Known for hearty breakfast, lunch and dinner favorites, its name derives from a gambling parlor sited in Congress Hall in the mid-1800s. Earlier still, in the 1700s, Elias Hughes operated a tavern for whalers on this site. It was the first tavern in Cape May. Today, we offer timeless classics and new seasonal delights with ingredients that are always farm-fresh.
Gift Card Sale

We'll add $10 to a Bonus Gift Card
for every $100 in Gift Cards purchased*

offer ends December 1 at 8PM

Shop Gift Cards

*Bonus Card offer valid for online purchases only.
Multiple Gift Cards may be purchased in the same transaction.
One (1) Bonus Card will be issued per order based on the subtotal of all Gift Cards that have $100 or more purchased.
Bonus Card will not be shipped in gift box and will be shipped to same address as Gift Card(s).
Gift Cards cannot be used for group or wedding reservations or master folios.

Reservations Required

Due to the limited amount of seating available, we we ask that our guests make reservations in advance.

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Blue Pig Tavern Hours

Open Daily


Monday - Friday: 7:30 am - 12:00 pm


Monday - Friday: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm


Saturday & Sunday: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm


Sunday - Thursday: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

*Hours are subject to change. Please check back for updates.

Dining Specials

Military Discount

Available with Valid Military ID

15% Off Food

Bring family and friends! Enjoy a 15% discount for your entire party seated at the table.

Must present a Valid Military ID in order to receive the discount. Discount is applicable to food items only. Not valid with other offers or discounts.

The Blue Pig Tavern was honored with 2019 Open Table Diners' Choice Awards for most booked, great for lunch, American and more. The Blue Pig Tavern is also recognized annually with the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

(609) 884-8422

it’s easy to find us

The Blue Pig Tavern is located within the historic Congress Hall Hotel. The hotel is located right in the heart of the Historic District, right across the street from the beach and the Washington Street Mall.

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From Specific Points

From The Garden State Parkway | From The Cape May Lewes Ferry | From New York | From Washington/Baltimore | From Philadelphia