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Blue Point Grill

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258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623 (Pine St.)
+1 609-921-1211
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17:00 - 21:30
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Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed incredibly fresh fish and a yummy side salad. Fantastic waitress who was very knowledgeable about all of the offerings on the menu. I don't think I've ever seen a fish restaurant with a more extensive menu. I highly recommend the monkfish - very different and delicious.

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Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Sterling, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a business dinner and we sat outside under the outdoor heater. Very lively ambiance and great staff. We had oysters of different kinds and various types of seafood dinner. Delicious and great presentation. Love the "Bring Your Own Alcohol" concept. We brought bottles of wine with us. I have a sweet tooth so I always order desserts. I would... More 

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nj
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fried calamari appetizer. Ahi tuna entree was great and was a huge portion. The grilled cod entree was the best I've ever had bar none including restaurants in nyc, cape cod, and europe. Key lime pie dessert was also great. BYOB and alfresco dining available.

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Thank wittlenick
Ewing, New Jersey
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my husband's favorite restaurant in Princeton. The seafood is always fresh. If you want to go please make a reservation well in advance. It is BYOB and there are wine shops close by you can grab a bottle on the way. It is very crowded and can get noisy but the dishes are well worth it.

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Thank Urban1026
Princeton, New Jersey
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The overall dining experience is good. But you have to make a reservation well in advance for a Friday or Saturday night seating. It clearly demonstrates how starved Princeton is for good restaurants. That's why we don't bother to venture there anymore.

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Thank Rdelcore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service and food were amazing the price was little on the high side but the food tasted very fresh /$

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Thank Al_yesiller
Boynton Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of four with a six thirty reservation on Sat night. We arrived on time and were promptly seated at a nice table along the left side wall. We shared two delicious appetizers of Grilled Calamari, and mussels in a garlic sauce. For our main course we had two portions of grilled halibut, grilled scallops, and Dover... More 

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Thank Richard S
Montville, New Jersey
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 3 couples and everyone enjoyed their meals. We had some shared appetizers, some soups and everyone had entrees, desserts were shared by some. It is BYOB which is always a nice perk. Restaurant is right next door to its fish market so the fish couldn't have been fresher. Portions were generous. Great Manhattan crab chowder!

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Thank stevelotte
New Jersey, USA
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118 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure why it took me so long to get here but I'm so glad I did ! Just imagine having a menu with any type of fresh seafood or fish you ever wanted. The hardest thing about it is to have to choose! First we started off with a great local selection of scrumptious oysters. They were nicely... More 

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Thank Suzy_Shopper
Pennington, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't make a reservation ahead of time so we sat outside ... which wasn't so bad. Food and service were very good. We had the tortellini and linguini with white clam sauce, they were pretty tasty. Was not too crazy about the seafood and sausage paella. The apple crisp with vanilla ice cream was delicious. Hope to sit indoors on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
    (Pine St.)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-921-1211
Description
Fresh & simply prepared seafood served in a casual atmosphere with a gorgeous patio for warm weather dining.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?