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2637 Main Street, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
609-895-9885
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: "Inventive American Cuisine"- We are a BYOB restaurant.- We are closed...
"Inventive American Cuisine"- We are a BYOB restaurant.- We are closed Mondays.- We are less than a mile from Rt 95 and just a few miles south of Princeton. - We have free parking.- We are street level and easily accessible for wheelchairs.
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Romance
Doing business

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Visitor rating
  • 49
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lunch

Opted for their pear salad for lunch. Salad was delicious, greens very fresh and just the correct amount of dressing. Service was exceptional. I would definitely return, this time for dinner.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Falls, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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English first
Falls, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Opted for their pear salad for lunch. Salad was delicious, greens very fresh and just the correct amount of dressing. Service was exceptional. I would definitely return, this time for dinner.

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Yardley, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Don't get me wrong, the food and customer service (except the Hostess) are excellent. When we arrived for dinner (with reservations) we asked to be moved to a different table by the window. The hostess said we could but only for do so, if we ate in one hour. Our server (who was quite pleasant) was very busy and did... More 

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Ewing, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Rarely do I get to spend time with both of my adult children. I specifically chose Acacia. Your wait staff is over the top. Food was great. Everyone was happy. We ordered appetizers, dinner, dessert. We were not rushed.

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Fanwood, New Jersey, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This is a sweet little restaurant that boasts a varied menu, but not one that always hits the mark. The grilled octopus was a tad tough and it's charred grill taste didn't pair well with Asian flovors of the ginger and wilted bok Choy. My husband, the vegetarian, had one option: the falafel bowl in a bed of grains. The... More 

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Plainsboro, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My wife and I go to eat at Acacia's and have always had a wonderful experience! The menu is thoughtful and well planned, the wait staff is friendly, courteous and professional, and they are always willing to go out of their way to ensure a great dining experience. The filet mignon was perfectly done by Chris (Chef), arrived at my... More 

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East Brunswick, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My wife and I have dined at Acacia on five occasions, the most recent of which was this Valentine's Day, and every time has been an excellent experience. the menu includes a good variety of choices, the quality of the food -- from appetizer to salad to entree to dessert -- is consistently excellent and the service staff is top-notch... More 

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Princeton NJ
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I gave this restaurant a negative review several years ago, after having dinner there with 3 friends. I returned yesterday with a group for a preset lunch that included bruchetta, appetizers, a choice of entrees, dessert, and a beverage. I was very pleasantly surprised at the high quality of every course. The bruchetta had very fresh tasing chopped tomatoes, which... More 

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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78 reviews 78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Well prepared, interesting food is the main attraction. The pear salad, mussels, duck/macaroni balls, filet mignon, duck breast, chocolate/peanut butter mouse and chocolate bread pudding were all excellent. Unfortunately the scallops were nothing special. With regard to the stuffed breast of lamp, the meat and accompanying vegetables were delicious. Unfortunately there was a lot more stuffing than meat and the... More 

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

A bit pricey,but food was still excellent. The BYOB helps out. Service was attentive, friendly and courteous.

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Belchertown, Massachusetts
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50 reviews 50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Working in the area and a local co-worker recommended this restaurant. The meals are pricey; however it is bring your own wine, so it becomes reasonable. I chose the salmon and I requested a different vegetable added and they accommodated my request. My co-workers chose the steak and both enjoyed their meal. The dining room is very quaint and elegant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2637 Main Street, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lawrenceville
  • Phone Number: 609-895-9885

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 32
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business

Description

"Inventive American Cuisine"- We are a BYOB restaurant.- We are closed Mondays.- We are less than a mile from Rt 95 and just a few miles south of Princeton. - We have free parking.- We are street level and easily accessible for wheelchairs.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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