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2637 Main Street, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
609-895-9885
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Ranked #11 of 74 Restaurants in Lawrenceville
Price range: $19 - $32
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
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
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.
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English first
Columbus, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

My Wife and I have been to Acacia a number of times, the food is excellent. The atmosphere and service also excellent.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We ate there around November 6, 2014. We've lived in the area for 20 years and this used to be the two best restaurants in the area including Princeton. Over the past 7 years or so one closed and Acacia's been disappointing. However, with a new chef (Chris, I believe) it has returned. The appetizer, entree, and dessert were all... More

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Pennington, NJ
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Somehow over the years, we forgot about this restaurant. I'm planning a party and it seemed like a good choice for several reasons. I hadn't eaten here is years though, so we wanted to try it. It was wonderful. The Griggstown Chicken Breast was the best chicken I've had in years. The salmon was also excellent, as were the sides.... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We went to Acacia to celebrate a special occasion for sentimental reasons. This restaurant used to be one of the finest in the area, but has changed hands several times in the last few years. But we decided to try it anyway. We ordered the octopus appetizer (OK), cauliflower and apple soup (not very flavorful), arugula salad (not well dressed... More

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Acacia12, Owner at Acacia, responded to this review

Louise, I want to sincerely apologize for the experience you had here at Acacia recently. Our chef is 100% dedicated to serving only the best quality food while keeping the items on the menu as local and seasonal as possible. I want to assure you that Acacia still operates with the same level of quality it has in the past.... More

NJ
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My boyfriend and I went to Acacia on a Wednesday night thanks to a restaurant.com gift certificate. We were absolutely thrilled by the experience! The dining room is very pretty and had nice music, which allowed for easy conversation across the table. Acacia is BYOB and our waitress was very prompt with bringing over glasses and serving our wine. Appetizers... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This well-designed and beautiful restaurant is obvious from the moment you enter. From being greeted by the very friendly waitstaff to having your order taken and all questions fully answered until the always excellently prepared foods arrive, this restaurant cannot be topped. The three course mid-day special meals are a real bargain and prepared individually with the same care given... More

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I had a very good meal at Acacia . The freshly made pasta was prepared well . My companion had chicken which also was very good. The service as good and the staff was very friendly. This restaurant is a very good value given that is a BYOB restaurant,. This is a fine neighborhood restaurant and I will definitely return... More

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Madison NJ
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My family and friends (15) had lunch in early August. The staff was excellent and very accommodating. The atmosphere was quiet and classy. The food was excellent. Our party was able to enjoy each others company, dine on excellent food from appetizers to dessert and everyone commented on what a lovely afternoon they had. Making reservations was easy due to... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Food and service made this dining experience exceptional. Had appetizers, salad and salmon entree. The courses were well paced.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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83 reviews 83 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Recommend the crab cakes and the grilled Griggstown chicken. Both were very good. Have had the sirloin burger at lunch several times before. The Tiger fish entree is also very good. We eat at Acacia 10 times a year. Had a good crowd for a Thursday evening considering the rainy weather and the late hour. service was very good. Recommend... More

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Additional Information about Acacia

Address: 2637 Main Street, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
Phone Number: 609-895-9885
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lawrenceville
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
Average Prices: USD 19 - 32
Cuisine: American

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