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Bensi - CLOSED

557 Route 130 North, Trenton, NJ 08691
(609) 585-0222
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Cuisines: Italian
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Hamilton, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013 via mobile

Unfortunately this Bensi location is closed. It is a shame the developers of the Shoppes at Hamilton did not solve traffic flow issues (access and egress) before bringing businesses into the property. There is now a traffic light allowing easier access for southbound traffic on Route 130 so hopefully amy existing and new businesses will have a chance to survive.

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NJ
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106 reviews 106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

Went here a couple of times and was never disappointed. Their seabass is so yummy! Definitely recommend this restaurant!

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Moorestown, New Jersey
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102 reviews 102 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Like other shops in this ill-designed shopping center, it suffered from poor access and lack of advertising or exposure.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

My wife and I ate at Bensi's off Rt 130 one Wednesday evening in December with a Groupon. The salad was the best part of the meal. The wine was inexpensive, however the entrees were just OK. My wife ordered eggplant and I ordered Veal, both just OK. The desert was just ok as well (chocolate cake). The place was... More 

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Burlington, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2011 via mobile

Especially for this area which has an abundance of Italian restaurants, Bensi was just average. The food was good but not great. The menu gas lots to choose from, all the usual items. The service was slow and the dreadful music playing loudly made dinner seem to drag on forever. Our calamari appetizer never came and then they tried to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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131 reviews 131 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2010 via mobile

The menu has too much stuff on it...maybe less would be more. The food was OK. Service was good.

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Cinnaminson, New Jersey
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172 reviews 172 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2010

We were a party of 30 in a separate room, celebrating an anniversary with dinner. Our only complaint was the sound level in the separate room which had all hard surfaces and no soft material to absorb sound. (The sound level in the main dining room is fine.) The food was excellent as was the service. The meal included warm,... More 

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NJ
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87 reviews 87 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2010

My husband and I opted to go out for dinner after a difficult day at work. We only ordered drinks and appetizers, but that was all we needed to know we will definitely we return patrons! The half price appetizers were great and the bartender wasn’t chincy on the drinks. I can’t wait to go back for my birthday and... More 

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Additional Information about Bensi

Address: 557 Route 130 North, Trenton, NJ 08691
Phone Number: (609) 585-0222
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Trenton
Cuisine: Italian

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