Wildwood, NJ - Forget the groundhog's prediction calling for more snow and cold temperatures because on February 16th, summers first sign of life will appear on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. That's right Sam’s Pizza Palace will open once again for summer 2018, marking its 61th season down the Jersey Shore and marking the start of early shore season.
With the official start of summer just a few month away, Sam's February opening's have always marked the unofficial sign that its time to start thinking about the Jersey Shore and "shore house projects".
"In the spring of 1957 Sam Spera was asked by a friend to take a drive down to the Seashore town of Wildwood. With an abundance of sunshine, a cool ocean breeze, beautiful white beaches and a three mile long boardwalk packed with throngs of visitors walking upon its planks, Sam knew immediately - This is where he wanted to start a business. It was that summer Sam started his Wildwood Boardwalk Business Adventure and has never looked back." - Sam's Pizza Palace Website
Sam's boardwalk pizza place has been serving up classic pies, slices & cheesesteaks for 61 seasons at 2600 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ 08260.