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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Brewery
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“Love the beer they make! Try the sampler if you go! It is a bar/restaurant located on Nassau street near campus. Great vibe!”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Enjoyable farm-to-table spot. Attractive decor and bar. Reservations strongly suggested, and can only be made through their website or by phone.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
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“The menu is a bit fancier than the Ivy, with a “mead of the month” and prosecco cocktails. ;) There’s a patio area, a sit down restaurant and a pub. Happy hour offered Monday -Friday 4-7pm.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“In the Heart of town, good people watching with very good food and small-plate bar choices for Happy Hour”
  • 9 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Great for conversation and congenial atmosphere beside good lunch & supper eats!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you are begging for seafood, I recommend you to try out Blue Point Grill. :)”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Campus's main library. If you are coming home on a campus shuttle, get off at this stop. The stop will be on Nassau Street.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Steaks and more. Nice service. Try to get a table overlooking Hinds Plaza when the weather is good, especially if there is a concert. Reservations recommended during peak times.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Inventive food, on the expensive side. Ask for a table on the back patio. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Karaoke nights on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Live music on weekends after 10pm.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Best Hoagie in Princeton or maybe anywhere. Princeton institution. Open late night. Call in order or pick up. Lines long at times. Not a sit down kind of place.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Amazing food and the bar serves beer from Troon Brewing Company and liquor from Sourland Mountain Spirits.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“You just can't go wrong with their bagels. We love their sun dried tomato bagel and the everything whole wheat bagel!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“local lunch place and cafe; walking distance; great atmosphere; great place to hang out and read or work”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cafe
“Top notch crepes. Local jams and produce. On the weekends, there could be a wait, if you don’t get there early.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Local gem for sure! Great Mexican & pBYO. Across from Licsl Greek. 10 min max walk. ”
  • 3 locals recommend