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Witherspoon Grill

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57 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3225 (Nassau Street)
+1 609-924-6011
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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177 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

I arrived with a colleague without a reservation as we'd come into Princeton town from a business meeting just outside. Initially they struggled to find us a table but after we played the "we've come all the way from England" card they found one. We ate inside but there's also an extensive outside terrace area. Food and service were both... More 

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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We frequently dine at Witherspoon; their food is excellent and their service is usually very good; but tonight was an off night for the service. The server was new to us and we may try to avoid them in the future and request one of the servers we have had before. Two of us had a chicken breast special with... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A noon time arrival on a Monday allowed us a choice of seats and a relaxing meal followed. Attentive server kept a careful watch on our table for three. I had crabcakes which was the perfect size for lunch and among my companions choices was a cob salad (wow!) which looked superb and received accolades. The other diner with us... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Witherspoon Grill is competently run, no - surprises steak house with a stylish flare. Foodies will be bored, but if you're in the mood for a nice steak or steak salad, it has a great location in central princeton on the nice square by the library. I suggest a nice T-bone followed by a trip across Witherspoon street to the... More 

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tampa fl
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here with our in-laws on a Wednesday evening around 7 o'clock. The restaurant was very crowded and extremely loud. So if you're hoping to have a nice conversation with your dinner companions you might want to sit outside. It was too chilly the evening for us to use that option. Cocktails and food were very good, service friendly... More 

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New Jersey
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have visited Witherspoon Grill several times over the years & have yet to be disappointed. The food is very good & the service is great. We sat at an outdoor table with an umbrella on a breezy, sunny & warm Spring day. I ordered the sirloin tip sandwich served on an onion roll with an aioli sauce. The steak... More 

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Thank Judy S
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I went for a Easter lunch with my son and the waiter give me only the brunch menu. It was 1pm and after I asked I saw other tables with different place that only appears on lunch menu. The house salad is wonderful, but only this The hamburger has a good meat, the shrimp cocktail is nothing taste The desert... More 

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Thank Elaine V
Morris County, New Jersey
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4 reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great Easter brunch location! Food was really good, service was amazing (we LOVE Danielle) and had a beautiful day! Can't wait to come back

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California
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132 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

excellent service and food. we went as family during overnight stay at princeton. everyone loved their steaks albeit was expensive. it is good for dates, business meetings, special family outings etc.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The staff was excellent and very capable at handling my wife's dietary restrictions. Both our meals were perfectly prepared, I had the filet and my wife had the salmon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3225
    (Nassau Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-6011

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