Atlantic City Journals

Harrahs in October

An October 2008 trip to Atlantic City by butterfly53

Harrahs Atlantic City Photo, Atlantic City, New Jersey More Photos
Quote: For birthday 55, Jim and I spent 4 days at Harrahs (comped). We love this casino and its proximity to Brigantine.

The Pirate's Den Restaurant

Restaurant | "Arrgh! Good Food Ahead, Matey!"

The Pirate's Den Restaurant Photo, Brigantine, New Jersey
Across the road from the Brigantine boardwalk, at the very northern tip of the island is a truly memorable restaurant for breakfast, The Pirate’s Den. The décor is very eclectic. There are all kinds of collectibles reminiscent of the Jersey shore, including newspaper clippings of the fire that destroyed the fishing pier nearby.The hostess/owner brings you to your table and though it is crowded, I have seen worse (see my review of Kitchen Little in Mystic, CT)! There is a whiteboard at the front of the restaurant with numerous specials, some very interesting, some vegetarian, some extremely healthy. Because it is fall, the special is Pumpkin waffles. Interesting, but I choose Eggs Be...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 21, 2009

The Pirate's Den Restaurant
1219 E. Brigantine Avenue
Brigantine, New Jersey 08203

Harrahs Atlantic City

Hotel | "Harrahs is Great Fun"

Harrahs Atlantic City Photo, Atlantic City, New Jersey
Harrahs comped us a room and since it was my 55th birthday, I decided to take advantage. We stayed for four nights and had a blast. Our room faced the marina and was really beautiful. There was a sofa in front of the window and I spent most of my time when we were in the room kneeling on it and enjoying the view. The view featured the bridge to Brigantine Island, a beautiful spot.It is really great to stay at the casino. If you like to gamble, you can take advantage of the all night atmosphere and come back in the wee hours of the morning and play any slot machine you want. Oh, and the majority of the casino is now non-smoking-HOORAY!Harrahs recently added a new tower. Along with th...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 21, 2009

Harrahs Atlantic City
777 Harrahs Blvd.
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
(609) 441-5000