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Teresa's Caffe Italiano

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23 Palmer Sq E, Princeton, NJ 08542-3714
+1 609-921-1974
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (111 reviews)
“salads” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
23 Palmer Sq E, Princeton, NJ 08542-3714
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1 - 10 of 327 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner with our daughter and were quickly seated in the front of the restaurant. The meatball appetizer was fine, not great, but our salads (panzanella and a special salad of the evening) were incredible: fresh, great flavor combos and perfectly dressed. The real...More

Thank OLearysDaughter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a beautiful afternoon so sat outside. Excellent lunch options from salads to sandwiches/soups or pizzas.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been visiting family in Princeton for the last 9 years, 4-5 times per year. We never miss going to Teresa's Caffe, as it's both of my daughters' favorite restaurant in Princeton. And that's saying a lot, as this town has...More

Thank stl4mcmahons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We experienced the opposite of what many reviewers have written; the food was excellent but the service was more than poor. We waited close to 45 minutes for our entrees to be served - 3 pizzas and the house special for the night, lasagna. The...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Teresa's is always consistent. The food and drinks are great. The service is timely and friendly. The atmosphere is just right. I love meeting friends here.

Thank kjtravelingmomof2
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Came in here for a quick lunch. Excellent service, but unfortunately the pizzas don't deliver. The dough should be thinner for true Italian pizza. Toppings are ok, although I was missing some classics on the menu.

Thank Wies_VH
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch, ate outside. The wait staff was very good and the food was very very good. Had one of their special pizzas, enough to share and of course a great desert. Very reliable food.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed August 6, 2017

I've eaten here a few times and all times were yummy. Pizzas are wonderful! Service was great. Ambience is wonderful, too.

Thank Lydia O
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

An upbeat atmosphere with great salads and pastas. A lot of big groups made it kind of noisy ... the floor was really dirty and I found that off putting , The food was really good.

Thank Patagoniamom
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Used to be my favorite restaurant. Not happy this time. We reserved for 9 people, including an honorable guest who we really want to treat and impress. They gave us very small table and space. Very uncomfortable. The food was not well prepared. All very...More

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Anon8815
July 6, 2017|
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Response from Jenny K |
According to the Bring Fido website there are outside patio tables that are dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Palmer Sq E, Princeton, NJ 08542-3714
    (Hulfish Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-921-1974
  • E-mail
Description
Simple Italian inspired fare in a neighborhood trattoria style atmosphere in Princeton's Palmer Square. Fresh, local ingredients, seasonal pasta dishes, pizzette and a predominantly regional Italian wine list.
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