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View our sample menus for The Mad Batter Restaurant and Bar, our award winning restaurant in Cape May, NJ. Located inside the Carroll Villa Hotel, a national landmark welcoming guests since 1882, our Cape May hotel guests enjoy breakfast vouchers and 30% off dinner entrees with their stay.

BREAKFAST

Served 8 - 2:45 Daily

 

~Classic Batter's Batters & Specialties~

Buttermilk Pancakes $9

stack of three, with blueberries $11 with chocolate chips $11

Harry’s Original Oatmeal Pancakes  $9

stack of three, moist and rich; with blueberries $11 with chocolate chips $11

Gluten Free Pancakes $12
stack of three, with blueberries $14 with chocolate chips $14

Belgian Waffle  $9
vanilla batter and malted flour; with pecans $9.75

Thick Sliced Almond & Orange French Toast $9

thick sliced brioche dipped in a rich batter of heavy cream, eggs, fresh orange juice and almonds

Honey Almond Granola with Fresh Fruit $9

toasted oats, raisins, almonds, honey and dates; with yogurt $10

Fruit Bowl $14

scrumptious assortment of fresh fruits; with nuts & raisins $17.25

Smoked Salmon with Toasted Bagel  $16

served with red onion, capers, lettuce, tomato & cream cheese

Creamed Chip Beef $11

served over white toast, with home fries

 

~Egg Specialties & Classics~

Build Your Own Egg Sandwich $12

eggs any way, choice of meat, cheese, and bread

Chilaquiles   $11

fried corn tortillas, salsa roja, two fried eggs, avocado, queso fresco, & sour cream

Croustade  $13
three scrambled eggs, sausage, roasted red peppers and garlic, green onions, pepper jack cheese; served over brioche

Chorizo Scrambler $17

three scrambled eggs with chorizo sausage, peppers and onions, black beans, over a crisp corn tortilla, queso fresco and salsa verde

Country Breakfast $10

two eggs as you like, country slab bacon, sausage, country ham or scrapple

Make it a “Big Batter” - 3 eggs, 2 meats $12.50
Gluten-Free Toast add $1.50

Mad Batter Benedict  $14
two poached eggs, canadian bacon, hollandaise sauce; toasted english muffin

Chesapeake Bay Benedict $17
two poached eggs with jumbo lump crabmeat, hollandaise sauce, and capers; toasted english muffin

Helsinki  $17
three scrambled eggs with smoked salmon, green onion and cream cheese, over brioche

House-Made Corned Beef Hash $14
classic style corned beef, onions, potatoes, spices; served with two eggs as you like

Morgan Rostie  $17
three eggs, jumbo lump crabmeat, sun-dried tomatoes, crispy fried potatoes, herbs & swiss cheese

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eggs served with home fries and one piece of multi-grain toast; sub fruit $2.50 or “loaded” potatoes $2.00 *egg whites available upon request $1.50

 

~Vegan Breakfast Offerings~

Vegan Organic Nut Granola And Fresh Fruit $15
cinnamon, pumpkin and flax seed, served with almond milk

BLT Breakfast Sandwich$16

bagel with tempeh bacon or vegan sausage, lettuce, tomato, red onion and vegan cream cheese, served with fresh fruit

Tofu Scrambler (Gluten Free) $16

sauteed tofu, peppers and onions, tomato, mushroom, garlic, spinach, and crispy fried potatoes, seasoned with tumeric, topped with vegan cheese, served with fresh fruit

 

LUNCH

Served 8-2:45 Daily

~Soups & Salads~

Mad Batter Clam Chowder (Gluten Free) $9.50

our very own special soup, a rich blend of chopped clams, onions, bacon, heavy cream broth, touch of saffron

Soup of the Day $9

a delightful daily special

Garden Salad (Gluten Free) $11

medley of seasonal greens, red onions, cucumbers, carrots, tomato, with our special house vinaigrette dressing

Classic Caesar $12

romaine hearts, shaved pecorino, croutons, with our creamy anchovy dressing; with chicken $20.00

Summer Salad $13

medley of seasonal greens, fried goat cheese, toasted almonds, strawberries, blueberries, with a raspberry vinaigrette

Arugula & Mozzarella (Gluten Free) $14

tomatoes, toasted pine nuts, basil pesto, EVOO, and balsamic reduction

MJ’s Salad (Gluten Free) $20

arugula, chickpeas, roasted red peppers, feta, grilled shrimp, with a citrus vinaigrette

....salad additions.......

three seared scallops $9.00; three grilled shrimp $8.00; lobster or lumb crab meat $8.00; scoop of waldorf chicken salad $8.00; 8oz grilled chicken $8.00; 6oz grilled salmon $14.00; blackened fish $10.00

~Starters~

Mad Batter Wings $15

baked and fried, served with cracked black pepper bleu cheese and celery sticks. Tossed in choice of sauce: bayberry; angry; sticky bbq; honey mustard; garlic-parmesan

House Nachos (Gluten Free) $12

corn tortilla chips, sour cream, green onions, tomato, pico de gallo, fresh jalapeños, aged cheddar cheese sauce, and queso fresco; with chicken $17.00 with chorizo sausage $18.00

Cheesesteak Egg Rolls $15

fried served with aged cheddar cheese sauce & sriracha ketchup dipping sauce

Chicken Tenders $12

served with choice of sauce: bayberry; angry; sticky bbq; honey mustard; garlic-parmesan

Crab Cake Appetizer$16

our championship jumbo lump crab cake, remoulade sauce

Tempura-Fried Brussel Sprouts $15

served with vegan ranch dressing

Hummus Platter $16

house-made roasted garlic hummus, with olive salad, raost tomatoes, breaded eggplant, feta cheese, served with toasted naan

 ~Lunch Entrees~

Grilled Beef Burger $19

char-grilled 8 oz. burger, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle; on a country bun, served with french fries; choice of: cheddar, swiss, brie, american, or blue cheese; add bacon $3.50

Mad Batter Crab Cake Sandwich $18

our championship jumbo lump crab cake, on a country bun, lettuce, tomato, remoulade sauce, served with french fries

 Blackened Fish Sandwich $17

pan-fried filet of fish, cajun spices, lettuce, tomato, and remoulade sauce, on a country bun, served with french fries

Waldorf Chicken Salad Croissant $16

grilled chicken, apples, grapes, walnuts, celery, red onion, tossed with a creamy waldorf dressing, on a croissant, served with fresh fruit

Oven Roasted Turkey Sandwich $18

fresh oven roasted turkey, brie, tomatoes, fresh sprouts, cranberry cream cheese, on a croissant, served with fresh fruit

~~subsitute gluten-free bun on any of the options above, add $3.00~~

Grilled Fish Taco (Gluten Free) $19

two corn tortillas, avocado, queso fresco, pico de gallo, lettuce, citrus, sour cream, and jalapeno mayo, served with sweet potato fries

Cheesesteak $15

sauteed onions, aged cheddar cheese sauce, and spicy horseradish sauce, on a long roll, served with french fries

Vegetable Panini $15

eggplant, basil pesto, portobello, roasted red pepper, spinach, and fresh mozzarella on a panini. Served with a side salad; with chicken $23.00

Marinated Chicken & Proscuitto Panini $24

provolone cheese, fresh arugula, roasted peppers, and balsamic glaze, served with parmesan french fries

Fish and Chips $20

two 4oz cod filets, fried and battered golden brown, served with french fries. Choice of tartar or cocktail sauce

Shrimp Salad Sandwich $20

house-made shrimp salad, tomato, fresh sprouts, on a croissant, served with crab slaw

Southwest Turkey $19

oven-roasted turkey, tomatoes, romaine, southwest ranch, guacamole sauce, on toasted sourdough

Grilled Cheese Deluxe $20

american, fontina, gruyere & gouda cheese, bacon, sauteed onions, lettuce, tomato, & a chili-orange marmalade, on sourdough, served with french fries

Fried Chicken Sandwich $24

pickle-brined chicken breast, toasted brioche, with pickles, arugula, banana peppers, & honey mustard, served with french fries

~~All lunch entrees may sub fruit $2.50 or “loaded” potatoes (cheddar cheese sauce, bacon, green onions) $2.00~~

~Pizzas~

Pizza Traditional $13

pizza sauce and fresh mozzarella

Margherita $16

plum tomatoes, basil, and fresh mozzarella, EVOO

Classic Rustic $16

caramelized onion, portobello mushrooms, garlic and rosemary, and asiago cheese

Double Pepperoni $17

pizza sauce, pepperoni, fresh mozzarella cheese, more pepperoni, topped with parmesan cheese

Vegetable Supreme $17

roasted garlic oil, spinach, portobello mushrooms, roasted red peppers, red onion, basil, and mozzarella cheese

Mexican $18

salsa verde, chorizo sausage, pico de gallo, green onions, pepperjack and cheddar cheese

substitute vegan cheese $2.00; add gluten-free crust $2.00

~Vegan Lunch Offerings~

Nachos (Gluten Free)$15

corn tortilla chips, green onions, tomato, pico de gallo, fresh jalapeño, vegan sour cream, vegan house cheddar sauce, shredded vegan cheese; with tofu $17.00 with seitan $18.00

Seitan Vegan Hot “Wings” $14

blackbird seitan fried, house hot sauce, vegan cucumber ranch sauce, celery sticks

Vegan “Crab” Cake Appetizer $16

hearts of palm and chickpea cake, house-made vegan remoulade sauce

Vegan “Crab” Cake Sandwich $18

hearts of palm and chickpea cake, with house-made vegan remoulade sauce, served with french fries

Grilled Vegan Burger $15

beyond meat burger, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, on a white country bun, vegan house cheddar sauce, served with french fries; add gluten-free bun $18.00

prices and availability subject to change - June 2024

 

Dinner

Daily 3:30 to Close

~Soups & Salads~

Mad Batter Clam Chowder (Gluten Free) $9.50

our very own special soup, a rich blend of chopped clams, onions, bacon, heavy cream broth, touch of saffron

Soup of the Day $9

a delightful daily special

Garden Salad (Gluten Free) $11

medley of seasonal greens, red onions, cucumbers, carrots, tomato, with our special house vinaigrette dressing

Classic Caesar $12

romaine hearts, shaved pecorino, croutons, with our creamy anchovy dressing; with chicken $20.00

Summer Salad $13

medley of seasonal greens, fried goat cheese, toasted almonds, strawberries, blueberries, with a raspberry vinaigrette

Arugula & Mozzarella (Gluten Free) $14

tomatoes, toasted pine nuts, basil pesto, EVOO, and balsamic reduction

MJ’s Salad (Gluten Free) $20

arugula, chickpeas, roasted red peppers, feta, grilled shrimp, with a citrus vinaigrette

....salad additions.......

three seared scallops $9.00; three grilled shrimp $8.00; lobster or lumb crab meat $8.00; scoop of waldorf chicken salad $8.00; 8oz grilled chicken $8.00; 6oz grilled salmon $14.00; blackened fish $10.00

~Starters~

Mad Batter Wings $15

baked and fried, served with cracked black pepper bleu cheese and celery sticks. Tossed in choice of sauce: bayberry; angry; sticky bbq; honey mustard; garlic-parmesan

House Nachos (Gluten Free) $12

corn tortilla chips, sour cream, green onions, tomato, pico de gallo, fresh jalapeños, aged cheddar cheese sauce, and queso fresco; with chicken $17.00 with chorizo sausage $18.00

Cheesesteak Egg Rolls $15

fried served with aged cheddar cheese sauce & sriracha ketchup dipping sauce

Chicken Tenders $12

served with choice of sauce: bayberry; angry; sticky bbq; honey mustard; garlic-parmesan

Crab Cake Appetizer$16

our championship jumbo lump crab cake, remoulade sauce

Tempura-Fried Brussel Sprouts $15

served with vegan ranch dressing

PEI Mussels & Andouille $20

in a spicy creole tomato broth, with a warm biscuit

~Dinner Entrees~

Mad Batter Crab Cakes $38

two jumbo lump crab cakes topped with remoulade sauce, served with cajun rice and house vegetable

Pan Roasted Chicken Breast $32

toasted gnocchi, spinach and a creamy chicken jus

Blackened Scallops $40

remoulade sauce, served with three cheese macaroni topped with bread crumbs and house veggie

Grilled Whole Bronzino Mediterranean (Gluten Free) $34

stuffed with sauteed chickpeas, arugula, tomatoes, capers, red onions and olives, with a lemon butter sauce

Honey BBQ Glazed St. Louis Ribs 

with sweet corn and scallion pancakes, cole slaw, and a side of pure maple syrup 1/2 Rack $22.00 Full Rack $42.00

Grilled Filet of Sirloin (Gluten Free) $38

roasted garlic mashed potatoes, crispy onion rings, red wine jus, and house vegetable

Grilled Bone-In Ribeye (Gluten Free) $46

14oz ribeye, lobster mashed potatoes, sauteed portobellos, onions, and roasted garlic jus

Soy Glazed Salmon $32

grilled and served with shrimp & vegetable fried rice, with crisp rice paper, topped with sriracha and sesame seeds

 

~Pastas & Grains~

Shrimp & Scallop Saute $40

served over lobster raviolis with sauteed spinach, and roasted plum tomato sauce, topped with fresh mozzarella

Sweet Corn & Crab Ravioli $38

with sauteed asparagus and lobster lemon butter sauce

Bowl of Linguine $20

topped with mozzarella cheese

with your choice of sauce: -Roasted Plum Tomato -Creamy Garlic Parmesan -Rustic Marinara -Pesto -Scampi Linguine Additions Chicken $27.00 Shrimp $30.00 Scallops $32.00 Crabmeat $32.00

*Substitute Gluten Free Penne $3.00

*Add Vegan Cheese $2.00

Chicken Parmesan $28

parmesan breaded chicken breast, pan fried and topped with marinara, mozzarella and pecorino cheese, served with linguini marinara

Chorizo Sausage Paella (Gluten Free) $26

our housemade chorizo sausage, cooked with onions, peppers, peas and seasoned rice

Paella Additions: Chicken $33.00 Shrimp $36.00 Scallops $38.00 Jumbo Lump Crab $38.00

All Dinner Entrees Served With Baked Dinner Rolls

Gluten-Free Dinner Roll Upon Request

 

~Burgers & Light Fare~

 All burgers are 8oz char-grilled beef patties & served with french fries; add bacon for $3.50

Grilled Cheese Burger $19

lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, on a country bun, choice of: cheddar, swiss, brie, american, or blue cheese

Pepperoni Pizza Burger $24

rustic tomato sauce, pecorino, and mozzarella cheese

BBQ Bacon Burger $24

chipotle bbq sauce, cheddar cheese sauce, and crispy onions

Ocean Burger $24

topped with shrimp salad, lettuce, tomato, and swiss cheese

Mexi Burger $24

topped with chorizo sausage, salsa verde, pico de gallo, and pepperjack cheese

Hawaiian Burger $24

spam, grilled pineapple, lettuce, tomato, onion, and pepperjack cheese

Breakfast Burger $24

hashbrowns, bacon, fried egg, american cheese, lettuce, tomato, and onion on an english muffin

Mad Batter Crab Cake Sandwich $18

our championship jumbo lump crab cake, on a country bun, lettuce, tomato, with remoulade sauce

Fish and Chips $20

two 4oz cod filets, fried and battered golden brown. Choice of tartar or cocktail sauce

Marinated Chicken & Proscuitto Panini $24

provolone cheese, fresh arugula, roasted peppers, and balsamic glaze, served with parmesan french fries

Shrimp Salad Sandwich $20

house-made shrimp salad, tomato, fresh sprouts, on a croissant, served with crab slaw

Substitute gluten-free bun on any of the burger options add: $3.00

~Vegan Dinner Offerings~

Vegan “Crab” Cake Plate $38

hearts of palm and chickpea cake, with house-made vegan remoulade sauce, served with vegan mac and cheese, and house vegetable

Vegan White Bean Ravioli $30

with vegan Italian sausage, peppers, onions, and spinach, in a rustic marinara sauce

Vegan Paella (Gluten Free) $29

vegan Italian sausage, onions, peppers, peas, and seasoned rice

All Dinner Entrees Served With Baked Dinner Rolls

Gluten-Free Dinner Roll Upon Request

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Nachos (Gluten Free) $15

corn tortilla chips, green onions, tomato, pico de gallo, fresh jalapeño, vegan sour cream, vegan house cheddar sauce, and shredded vegan cheese; with tofu $17.00 with seitan $18.00

Seitan Vegan Hot “Wings” $14

blackbird seitan fried, house hot sauce, vegan cucumber ranch sauce, celery sticks

Vegan “Crab” Cake Appetizer  $16

hearts of palm and chickpea cake, house-made vegan remoulade sauce

Vegan “Crab” Cake Sandwich $18

hearts of palm and chickpea cake, with house-made vegan remoulade sauce, served with french fries

Grilled Vegan Burger $15

beyond meat burger, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, on a white country bun, vegan house cheddar sauce, served with french fries

 

 

 

prices and availability subject to change - June 2024

 

Children’s Breakfast & Lunch

Served with milk, apple juice, or soda
French Toast with bacon 9.25
Pancakes or Oatcakes with bacon 9.50 (add blueberries or choc chips 10.50)
2 eggs with potatoes & bacon 9.75
Granola with fruit - served with milk or yogurt 10

Cheeseburger with fries 15
Grilled Cheese and fries 8
Chicken Fingers and fries 14
Pizza with sauce & mozzarella 13

Children’s Dinner Menu

Served with milk or soda
Chicken Fingers and fries 14
Pizza with sauce & mozzarella 13
Grilled Cheese with American cheese and fries 8
Cheeseburger with fries 15
Cheese Raviolis with butter 10
Crab Cake with mac and cheese and veg 18

Grilled Chicken Breast with fries and veg 13
Petite Filet with fries & veg 25

15 Draft Beers local and craft beer

THE ORIGINAL MANMOSA $16
Orange Vodka, Allagash White Wheat Beer, Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice, Champagne; 23oz Pilsner Glass

 

MIMOSA - $11
Dry Brut Champagne, Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice; w/ Chambord; Grand Marnier;
or Pomegranate; $11

BLOODY MARY - $12
Our Famous House-Made Spicy Bloody Mary Mix, Stateside Vodka (vegan)

COLD BREW MARTINI - $13
Tito's Vodka, Borghetti Espresso Liqueur, Cold Brew Coffee

SCRATCH MARGARITA - $13
El Jimador Blanco Tequila, Cointreau, Fresh Lime, Agave

PALOMA - $13
El Jimador Blanco Tequila, Grapefruit Syrup, Fresh Lime, Bubbles

SHIPWRECK PUNCH - $16
Mango & Coconut Rum, Pineapple & Orange Juice, Grenadine, 22 oz snifter

BAYBERRY COCKTAIL - $14
Jalapeno & Pineapple House-Infused Tequila, Canton Ginger Liquor, Grapefruit, Fresh Lime

FRENCH WHITE SANGRIA - $12
Dry White Wine, Brandy, Chambord, Orange, Lemon, Bubbles

VENETIAN MANHATTAN - $14
Buffalo Trace Bourbon, Cynar, Antica Carpano Vermouth, House Bitters Blend, Orange Twist

FRENCH 75 - $12
Rusted Revolver Gin, Simple Syrup, Lemon, Brut Sparkling

THE BEES KNEES $12
Barr Hill Gin, Honey, Fresh Lemon

 

 

prices and availability subject to change

Summer 2022

a convenience fee of 2.5% will be charged on all credit/debit card payments

18% gratuity may be added for parties of 6 or more.  1 check per table please

Prices and availability subject to change
Join us at our Cape May restaurant and enjoy wonderful food in a fun and lively environment.