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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” (69 reviews)
“oysters” (109 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (51 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

The fish is excellent, and if price and ambience are of no concern, then go for it. The meals are a bit over-priced, and there is a total lack of ambience. For good fish, this restaurant excels, but truly there are many restaurants that serve...More

Thank ezrabenyaakov
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Freshest fish, shellfish & seafood you will ever eat. No matter when we've been there the fish is prepared well & so delicious. Restaurant is small but great

Thank spiceygal
Reviewed 21 May 2015

This is Princeton's seafood place! It has a great selection of fish and other seafood. One of the highlights is that one can sit outside on the sidewalk (with the heaters on when it gets chilly) and enjoy the great atmosphere of small town Princeton...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2015

It's pricey but worth it. Everything is made to perfection and your requests are honored with a smile. Some places give you a hard time if you want to share an item. The service here is great. We told our server we wanted to share...More

Thank Educate2015
Reviewed 20 May 2015

The best fish you can get!! If Halibut is on the list, order it without even thinking a second time! Clam Chowder is just one step from heaven....only one issue...it is very difficult to get a table, always reserve before showing up or you will...More

Thank MBL_CH
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I have been to this restaurant twice now and both meals were amazing! The prices are about average for the location and the high quality. The servers were very pleasant and attentive. The decor of the restaurant is rustic and makes you feel like you...More

Thank Jess518
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

If you go here for great seafood, the place is super in and around Princeton. Be prepared to wait. Waiting time for diner can be long. Seating is limited, both inside and outside. Outside next to the street was too busy and getting cold, so...More

Thank GoeieWitte
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Surprisingly good. Fresh seafood caught local or wild. Excellent blue crab nachos. Probably the #1 Crab Nachos I've ever eaten. Excellent, will come back.

Thank m w
Reviewed 29 April 2015

The 2 keys to this experience are the fact that all fresh fish is labeled farmed or wild, and there are some hard to find options here, which give you the chance to try new things. the fish is simple grilled, or blackened nothing hiding...More

Thank Carl M
Reviewed 28 April 2015

I love seafood and this is the place to go - in this area - for good, fresh seafood, It's fun to have so many delicious choices. There were so many types of fish that we had to ask about them to narrow our choices...More

Thank njgirl93
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1 August 2017|
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Response from gardennj | Reviewed this property |
Not near water but on main drag in Princeton. Great seafood! It's worth any wait you have for a table.
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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