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Princeton Bar Grill

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) #38 of 49 Restaurants in Avalon $$ - $$$ American, ,
2008 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2219
+1 609-967-3456
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2008 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2219
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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

We had a large group of 17 and they accommodated our group very well, esp with 11 kids. Food was good, drinks were good. Great variety on menu. We'll definitely be back!

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

The most known bar in Avalon. The place is usually uncomfortably packed except in the off days. Way overpriced drinks. Bartenders are very good for the amount of volume they have to handle. Bouncers can be real a-holes. Good bar for singles and philly socialites.

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

It's not a trip to Avalon without a drink at the Princeton. Had the crab cake sandwich which was nicely prepared. Wish the sandwiches came with fries but ordered a side of truffle fries. The order was huge- too much even for two people to...More

Thank Jaclyn P
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Drinks are strong and are reasonably priced. Seems like a great place to hang out and catch a game. Menu is not very creative, same shore food everyone else has at slightly higher prices. Got the cheesesteak egg rolls and they were made with hamburger...More

Thank Angela C
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

If you want meet your friends and have great drinks and a wonderful dinner this is the place to do it. Friendly and knowledgeable bar tenders and servers. They out your enjoyment first and make sure your enjoying yourself. Enjoy.

Thank Ronsin
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Arrived early evening, waited about 45 minutes for a table, served drinks on the terrace that were lovely. One inside there was a busy vibe, calamari and mussels were fab, kids meals were of a good size but were served well before the adult entrees....More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Nice atmosphere. Food adequate but when you can't cook rice properly, you probably shouldn't be a chef. ( HARD inside. ) Once the food arrived, we spent the entire meal where were eating inside, fighting off a swarm of flies. I'm not sure what exactly...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Stopped here to grab a bite to eat. We were a party of 8 with a mixture of adults and kids. Our waiter...excellent and attentive. The food...good but again we were not looking for a gourmet experience. The oysters were delicious! Not sure if they...More

Thank Linda0813
Reviewed July 13, 2016

You can really enjoy yourself at this legendary Avalon establishment - Just DONT eat here. Known for its late night entertainment and its extensive rebuild several years back you would think they would spend a extra 50,000 or even 100,000 to bring in a chef...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Decided to try here because it has a lovely outdoor seating area with great ambiance. My family and I all ordered something different and the food was good. We only ordered sandwiches and appetizers as it was late in the evening and entrees were a...More

Thank Dawn T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2008 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2219
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-967-3456
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