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Acacia

2637 Main St, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
+1 609-895-9885
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pear salad” (8 reviews)
“duck” (10 reviews)
“new chef” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
2637 Main St, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner during the week, on a not too crowded night. The starters were a big hit with all, especially the muscles and the home made tortellini. The main dishes all gathered raves, from the pasta premavera to the perfectly prepared steak. They didn't realize...More

Thank ZenGolfGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to give it a try again after several years of avoiding it, in the hope that it had improved in that time. Unfortunately, it hasn't. Despite being half-empty, the room was noisy, and our hope that interesting specials would liven up the blah...More

Thank VandelayNJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not return after our first visit 10 years ago because it just was not that enjoyable. We gave it a try 2 years ago and were impressed at the improvements in food and service, so we return periodically. We took friends there for...More

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Thank msjfc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took overseas visitors for a "treat" as we had not been there in several years. Noise level in the dining room was deafening...ended up not talking instead of shouting at each other. My seafood appetizer had a rubber-band cooked in it and when pointed out...More

Thank plyons68
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Acacia has a wonderful menu, service and ambience ---- always a superb experience and our favorite restaurant. Charles & Sue of PA

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Thank chasberner
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We have been dining at Acacia for many years now, under two successive ownership, and the food has been consistently good, and the service remained excellent. The restaurant has recently undergone interior renovation, the decor has changed a bit, and the dining area is a...More

Thank RGSOUNDF
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The duck breast is a must. Was done a very nice medium rare, good quality and flavor.. They will accommodate changing your sides to match your palate. Also recommend the pork belly. These two dishes are done as well as anywhere. Nice friendly staff and...More

Thank Randy J
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We used to go to Acacia many, many years ago (like 15 or 20) but at some point the restaurant just got awful. However, we were desperate to find another BYOB restaurant locally which was good and I read a review of the new Acacia,...More

Thank Altonmann
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Acacia restaurant in Lawrenceville, NJ, is great find with delicious food prepared by a creative chef, excellent service, and a beautiful ambience --- a great experience all around. The menu is quite varied for both lunch and dinner, but the real find is the three...More

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Thank sabrebh
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The food at Acacia is always delicious and beautifully presented, and the restaurant space is lovely.

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Thank Sharon D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2637 Main St, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lawrenceville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-895-9885
Description
"Inventive American Cuisine"- We are a BYOB restaurant.- We are closed Mondays.- We are less than a mile from Rt 95 and just a few miles south of Princeton. - We have free parking.- We are street level and easily accessible for wheelchairs.
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