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Cranbury Inn

21 South Main St., Cranbury, NJ 08512
609 655 5595
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Ranked #10 of 12 restaurants in Cranbury
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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- Jul 20, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Hamilton Square, New Jersey
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126 reviews 126 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

This restaurant has changed quite a bit over the past 40 years. The owner is a nice guy and friendly. He keeps his yellow Vette parked right out front. Their wait staff is professional dressing in formal attire. I would say the food went from being exquisite to adequate, but still good. I think they really only need a high... More

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Manalapan, NJ
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We were there for a nice meal to celebrate a birthday, (no candles). The T-Bone was delicious and as ordered. The Swordfish special tasted great, including a seaweed medley as a garnish. (it was good) Add some wine and it was a nice time. We went on a Wednesday and had a good meal, but were surprised it wasn't very... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

But do not go for the food. It is rather sad. Now that's out of the way, this is a not-to-be-missed experience if you like history and atmosphere. The inn has been in constant use as an inn since before the American Revolution, and oozes with history, but in a well-worn favorite shirt kind of way and not a Disneyland... More

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
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183 reviews 183 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We stopped in on a Saturday afternoon for lunch in May 2014. The Inn is very old fashioned but nice. We arrived around 12:30 and were seated immediately. The service was good & we felt very relaxed & welcomed. My wife & I both enjoyed a turkey club sandwich. Later that week I realized I was charged $297.00 more for... More

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New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Reasonable atmosphere, mostly uninspiring food. Decent selection of drinks with a real bar. Menu selection so so.

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Hamilton, New Jersey
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88 reviews 88 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Attended a bridal shower. Showers are not known as fave places for foodies. I was pleasantly surprised. Table service was excellent, and the food was top notch, loads of variety, and well done. I will go back for dinner. An old inn with tons of charm in a quaint little town, easily accessible off of Rt. 130.

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Monroe township nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

Very good food and servers were very attentive. I will be back. I found the food well prepared, I had the turkey and the owner was a pleasure and brought out dessert which was a bing cherry pie. Very good all around American fare.

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Fords, New Jersey
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157 reviews 157 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

A little neglected, and not up to it as it was. The food is better than usual. The location is part of the history. It is located in the end of town. Keeping the history is costly and distracting from the primary task of food. Go in summer so you can take one of those lovely constitutional walks after and... More

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Trenton, New Jersey
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

I planned over a month prior to my parents 60th wedding anniversary. I went and met with the owner and was given a lecture on his political views and when I had to redirect him to the event multiple times I was promised a nicely decorated private room, specific music and proper service, this was not provided. At 5:30 pm... More

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Glen Rock, New Jersey
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

I've stopped here for dinner several times, always hoping it will be "better this time." It never is. The food and service, is just not good. Every time I've been here, I am literally the only person in the place. I'm not sure how they stay open. I sit at the bar and get a burger or a steak, before... More

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