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Blue Point Grill

258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
+1 609-921-1211
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“blue point” (68 reviews)
“oysters” (107 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (51 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly my favorite restaurant in Princeton. Freshest seafood consistently delicious and beautifully presented.

Thank R4557ETmaryh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the BEST eatery's in Princeton. Never had a bad meal, always fresh, new, and delicious!!!!! Service is excellent and so is the food.

Thank johnmurry92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Princeton for work meeting and needed a place to for a team dinner. We chose Blue Point based on the reviews and were not disappointed! The menu had at least 15 different kinds of fish, many fresh caught and they were very...More

Thank Emerald H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

love this place - every time I am in NJ I specially take a trip to Princeton for the blue Point Grill - best seafood in New Jersey - need to try the cream spinach as side dish - delicious. Great for outside dining

Thank 358reginaldv
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we want a great seafood dinner, we go to Blue Point Grill. We are hooked on their delicious fresh seafood. Tonight we sat outside and both had Florida swordfish after an appetizer of fried oysters. It was Saturday night early and was sprinkling. We...More

Thank Carl_NJ
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Went to stay in Princeton for a few days. Everyone suggested the Blue Point Grill and it's highly rated on TripAdvisor. I'd suggest calling for reservations or making one through their website. It is BYOB, and liquor store is right there. Outstanding service. It was...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We were in Princeton for graduation and met friends for dinner who live locally. This was their suggestion and it was a good one. We all had fish and each of us had positive vibes. My wife and I split a dinner salad that was...More

1  Thank Gerald L
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My second time at Blue Point. Friday night dinner during Princeton Reunions, so every restaurant is stressed. They did a great job of keeping quality in the dishes. We were really happy about dinner and about being a few blocks off campus. The service is...More

Thank michaelrnyc
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Blue Point Grill is a smallish restaurant in the heart of Princeton, with a menu that is printed daily. Because the food is prepared fresh, therefore most of the menu works for someone with a gluten allergy, and the staff was knowledgeable and willing to...More

1  Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Food is good, service typically is good, and the price is appropriate for the food. For the princeton area, it is a 5. on a national scale probably 4 or 4.5. fish is fresh and usually delicious. I have gone here about a dozen times....More

Thank ozzie201
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3 September 2016|
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Response from Bonnie B | Reviewed this property |
Casual. No. Dress code.
15 May 2016|
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Response from Mary O | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is BYOB.
25 August 2015|
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Response from Carol7236 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Some include potato or rice. Depending on the entree chosen. But they have great sides like Brussels sprouts, creamed spinach, and broccoli for an extra charge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
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
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Fresh & simply prepared seafood served in a casual atmosphere with a gorgeous patio for warm weather dining.
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