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Tavern On The Lake

) #8 of 22 Restaurants in Hightstown €€ - €€€ American, ,
101 Main St, Hightstown, NJ 08520-3306
+1 609-426-9345
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Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good44%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (20 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“corned beef” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, International
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
101 Main St, Hightstown, NJ 08520-3306
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited twice. Once was July 4th. Food was good. Service very slow, but overall, warranted a second look as July 4th was a holiday situation, and we were there in the afternoon. Glad we took a second look, they were adequately staffed, first visit...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The waitress we had was very nice. The burger is definitely my favorite thing on the menu. If you're lucky, you can get a brownie sundae for dessert!

Thank Gianna L
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This bar sits in a historic building in the heart of Hightstown adjacent to lake and dam. Typical bar food mixed with surprisingly excellent specials. Rice pudding is the best. Patio fills up quickly in good weather. Service can be slow when packed.

Thank lvoorhees
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We stopped in after dinner across the street. Nice little place I was hoping for more seating actually on the water but there are a road and parking lot in the way of that. The bartenders were friendly and the drinks were decently poured. For...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This is one of the nicer watering holes in the area that I go to...A decent selection of normal- and craft beers, and a good menu for appetizers, burgers, etc....Happy hour choices are pretty good, too. (A good mountain of (boneless) buffalo wings for a...More

Thank andycbnj
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy here but a nice neighborhood tavern. Friendly bartenders and patrons. Burgers were good, beers were cold. Nice crowd.

Thank AndyRinPA
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Excellent food and service. Lovely style and environment. I recommend this place to guests from all over the world.

Thank mbsrahmd
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Not too impressed. Had a jukebox which played good music and the ambiance was what you would expect. Bartenders were really cool and checked on me frequently, but not too much. Limited beer selection on tap (unless you like IPA). Ordered fried calamari which I...More

Thank Taylor N
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Love tavern because it is walking distance. They have a nice large variety of different beers and the food is very good. Love the burgers and fries. Pizza, Zucchini sticks. haven't had a bad meal there. The bar tenders are always chatty and friendly. Prices...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Came here for NYE with my boyfriend, my sister, and her fiancé. They had a nice buffet style dinner with champagne that we reserved ahead of time. Since we did the buffet, we also had a table to sit at later in the night. We...More

Thank Chloe N
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kc2igr .
23 August 2015|
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Response from 46savytraveler | Reviewed this property |
Don't know about mixed drinks. We just ordered beer on tap which is very reasonable. I would complain to the management that you would like to see mixed drinks on the menu along with listed prices. They may not realize... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Main St, Hightstown, NJ 08520-3306
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hightstown
  • Phone Number: +1 609-426-9345
  • E-mail
Description
Tavern On The Lake is a Family Restaurant and Sports Bar. We have food and drink specials Mon. thru Thur. and live Bands every Fri. and Sat. night. Our upstairs Banquet Hall can hold up to 200 people. We open at 11:30am everyday.
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