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The Historic Smithville Inn

1 North New York Road, Smithville, NJ 08205
609/652-7777
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Ranked #1 of 6 restaurants in Smithville
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: Continental
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Route 9 & Moss Mill Road
Transit: New Jersey Transit bus stop located directly across from the Smithville Inn.
Description: Old world charm meets new world hospitality in this lovely lakeside landmark. A longtime locals favorite serving award winning classic continental cuisine with a modern flair. The restaurant, resurrected from an uncertain future in 1997 by the combined efforts of the Coppola & Bushar families, has since reclaimed its spot among the favorite dining locations in the Atlantic City area.
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English first
nj
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

French onion soup is just wonderful! Great wait stafff and get a table by the window for a great view while you eat.

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Boca Grande, Florida
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81 reviews 81 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I've been to many weddings here over the years and was finally back for a reunion. This place is still as stunning as I remembered. It's a great place to celebrate any special occasion with great company. The staff here is extremely friendly, polite & professional. Hands down the best venue for any "important"'evening in the area. Keep in mind... More

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Spring Lake
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47 reviews 47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We spent several hours walking around the Smithville complex of shops, and took a ride on their train. It was a beautiful, sunny day, and we ended our stay in Smithville by having lunch at the Smithville Inn. The Inn is lovely and we were seated in a dining room that had a view of the grounds. I ordered the... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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52 reviews 52 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Food offerings are good. Pot pies, prime ribs, a number of specials. Nice wine list reasonably priced. Good service, old place charm, lots of private dining rooms. Hard to go there without seeing a wedding. Recommend.

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Central New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The food and service was very good. We had a great time except for the room...see review on review page.

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

SORRY but the entire smithville village has become a DOG PARK !!!!!! dont go here EVER unless you would like to get bitten by a dog . WARNING if you are bitten make sure you have lawyer . This place is a law suit waiting to happen.

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North Bergen, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My daughter took me to Sunday Brunch and I must say the food was delicious and abundant. There were so many choices and we were also there to survey the beauty of the Inn as she may be planning a wedding reception and wanted to see the grounds. The servers were very accommodating and the food delicious. We sat in... More

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Galloway
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My daughters and i took my husband to Historic Smithville Inn. They have a Sunday Brunch. So we went for a Fathers Day outing. The brunch was very nice, we sat on the upper floor which i was glad because the floor where the buffet is set up is very noisy. The food was very good. The roast beef, gravy... More

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Leola, pa
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Stayed in Old Smithville for a few days and had dinner at the Inn. Its a lovely historic (18th century) Inn with a nice menu. Dinner for two with drinks was only about $75, which I thought was a good value. Great way to spend an evening if staying in Historic Old Smithville. Would definately visit again. Only about 10... More

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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105 reviews 105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The food and service were good and affordable. A very nice lunch for 3 cost us between $40 and $50 including drinks.

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