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Ivy Inn

248 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
+1 609-921-8555
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
Feb 11, 2018
“old style pub with good selection of beers and games”
Feb 10, 2018
“A must do”
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Bar, Pub
248 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

Good place to sink a few and play a game of pool. Plenty of room for a large party and friendly staff.

Thank CabinteelyFlyer
Reviewed February 10, 2018

This is a good Princeton Experience restaurant. Good food and ambiance. Good place for locals and tourists as well.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed February 4, 2017

i went here for a drink on a friday night the owner slapped my phone out of my hands at the bar and said no text messaging and than told the bartender not to serve me, don't go here they discriminate

1  Thank Trump Tight B
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

For those of us who have history in the area, the Ivy Inn and Hoagie Haven are two long surviving establishments because they know their customer and cater to them. If you're looking for an unpretentious, casual drink or meal at a value price this...More

1  Thank MotherofallMothers
Reviewed February 2, 2016

Stopped in for a drink before dinner next door at the Blue Point Grill. Asked for my usual, Bombay Sapphire on the rocks, no fruit. What they served me was not that (though I did see it was poured from a Sapphire bottle).More

2  Thank takagent
IvyFan66, Owner at Ivy Inn, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2016

REALLY? What do you think we're running here? Well gin in a Bombay bottle? We have better things to do than save $.50 on your drink by pouring booze into booze into booze.. Maybe you palate was off as you hadn't filled it with fish...More

Reviewed January 10, 2016

local bar with good bar food. The Ruben is excellent. good service, and very friendly staff . nice place to go for a quick bite and a beer.

Thank mafcp
Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

I read about the restaurant in the NJ monthly magazine. The burger was out of this world, great beef and hand made. French fries were great too! Owners were very hospitable too!

Thank Michelle174
Reviewed June 28, 2015

Good place for a very casual get together after a sports event. Friendly and attentive bartender and servers.

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed February 10, 2015

But I love it. Have many great memories of this place. Hope my daughter has many of her own here too.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed January 5, 2015

This is one of the only places on Nassau Street that hasn't been updated... It's old, divey and has good, cheap beer. It's a good place to watch a game or go to trivia. Bartenders are nice enough and there is a large pull down...More

Thank MeraKi25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $11
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 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: 248 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-921-8555
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Serving Princeton under the same family name since 1966, Ivy Inn is your place to unwind. Our slogan: "Where Every Hour is Happy Hour!"
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