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Stockton Inn

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Contemporary, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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1 S Main St, Stockton, NJ 08559-2124 (Bridge St)
609-397-1250
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 15:00 - 20:00
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Clinton, New Jersey
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This restaurant is reasonably priced. It is located in a historic beautiful old stone inn with cozy fireplaces and a warm, friendly staff who couldn't be more helpful. You really feel like you are stepping back in time in parts of the restaurant. Alive with happy customers enjoying themselves.

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Thank goodfoodrocks77
Stockton, New Jersey
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful location, great old inn right off delaware river, has seen so many ownership changes recently and it still can't get it right.

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Thank marwargar
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go to the Stockton Inn very often, as we live less than two miles from Stockton. Last Sunday they had several new items on the menu. Incredibly tender octopus in chocolate mole sauce with braise onions and avocado, grilled romaine Caesar salad, lamb ragu' cavatelli perfectly al dente and for dessert an inventive and light new interpretation of the... More 

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Thank efbracco
Wyncote, PA
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

The restaurant is quite lovely and the service was good. We were a large party and were allowed to linger well after we had finished eating lunch. My order of lobster mac and cheese was wanting and I found that the salad was overdressed - soggy. I've had much, much better. The others in my party seemed quite satisfied with... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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190 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

My last visit was in the last century in the summer, but this review is based on a more recent visit with folks who had been there more recently and been very reluctant to return. I was pleased; they were astounded. New chef, new menu - small plates, good variety, refurbished setting. We tried the octopus, chicken, beef and two... More 

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Clinton, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We chose this restaurant for an anniversary dinner on December 17, 2016, and we have been talking about the experience, both culinary and the setting, ever since. Our server Tara was not only knowledgeable about each item on the menu (we chose an appetizer tasting menu of six dishes) but knew the history of the Inn, the owners and chef,... More 

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Thank Stephen42013
Stockton, New Jersey
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47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Great prix fixe menu menu for New Years Eve with wine pairings. One course was better and more inventive than the next - with the exception of desert which while fine was not inspiring - and the wine pairing well-chosen. The setting is of course, lovely: historic building, flickering fireplace, charming river town. Good but not completely polished service from... More 

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Thank Leslie B
New Jersey
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280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Went for my girlfriends birthday, and a superb experience. Not only was the service incredible, but our waitress was knowledgeable regarding each and every item on the menu. She was very attentive, and not overbearing. We all chose to eat "tapas style", and although some on here say its limited, they are wrong. There were over 18 items to choose... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

The menu is unusual and neither my husband nor I could find an entree we wanted so we each ordered two firsts. My mushrooms on sourdough were pretty good and very very filling. My scallops (3) were tiny, way over cooked and the polenta they were sitting on was like a floor tile. There were wilted leaves on top. Not... More 

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trenton
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119 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

My fiancee and I ate here a few years ago and loved it! We went last night with some friends and they loved it too! We all chose to eat "tapaz style" or small plates. The octopus was exquisite! The sweet potato/short rib raviolis were wonderful! My fiancee loved them more than anything else. The tenderloin was great! The service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
Contemporary, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 S Main St, Stockton, NJ 08559-2124
    (Bridge St)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Stockton
  • Phone Number: 609-397-1250
Description
Established in 1710, this is the inn that was immortalized by Richard Rodgers in the song "There's a small hotel with a wishing well" sung in the Broadway play On Your Toes. The inn was first built as a private residence and is believed to have been converted in 1832. Come and explore the over 300 year old Stockton Inn, nestled in the quaint borough of Stockton, New Jersey. Romantic dining is served in the exquisite mural rooms with fireside seating during the colder months. In the warmest months of the year, savor your meal and your surroundings while dining on the patio alongside two waterfalls and beautifully integrated gardens.

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South Bound Brook
8 months ago
Collingswood, NJ
New Jersey, United States

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