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Blue Point Grill

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258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623 (Pine St.)
+1 609-921-1211
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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109 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for my husband's birthday. It started out kind of quiet, but by 7pm it was a bit loud once it was full. The table for two is way too small. They need stands for the ice bucket as that made it even worse. It is a BYOB place. Service was friendly and timely. The bread was average. My... More 

Thank HSR112
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want an amazing seafood meal, with excellent service, Blue Point Grill is the place to get it. Fantastic selection of fresh oysters, shrimp cocktail or chowders to start. And wonderful dishes centered around seafood for entrees. The etouffe is a favorite of one of my dining companions...he eats it every time we go. I find it a bit... More 

Thank Joe W
Morristown, New Jersey
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband surprised me with dinner wow!!!! Oysters, fresh wild caught sole, octopus, shrimp and more ... excellent food and service!!!

Thank mrojas72
New Jersey
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reservations are a must if you want to sit inside and are eating out on the weekend! This fantastic gem is usually full during dinner time. Even walking by on weekdays it looked fairly packed. They do have outdoor seating as well. This is one of my favorite seafood spots in all of New Jersey. The ingredients and food are... More 

Thank Moybien93
Princeton, New Jersey
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167 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please note, this is a BYOB restaurant and if you forget there is a wine store next door, so don't worry. Appetizers started off with crab and guacamole and a separate puff pastry brie appetizer which were both amazing. Dinner was halibut, which was amazing with a side of smashed potatoes and brussel sprouts. Dessert was a chocolate cream pie... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I give this place an 11 out of 10, it was that good. I was amazed that monk fish was on the menu. It was done to perfection! Our waitress was better than THE BEST. I had never eaten raw oysters. She made it a point to bring me one to taste, I'm hooked!

Thank Rosario S
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This restaurant was highly rated and i booked a reservation. I made the right choice. We had a wonderful meal. I have never seen so many different types of fish on the menu. The fish was wonderfully prepared, and the staff very attentive. Only complaint is that the restaurant is a bit noisy. If you like fish prepared the way... More 

Thank william r
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great fish and seafood restaurant in a relaxed room with a great buzz and knowledgeable serving staff

Thank Kate G
Manalapan, New Jersey
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177 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Great fish dinners, super service. We could not believe how busy they were at 4pm on a Saturday. Skate, swordfish and grouper medallions all good. Personally, the grouper was the hit. Only one issue-- they forgot to bring the salad that was ordered. Would definitely return.

Thank ladydeexyz011
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

great food, not fast service. Bring your own alcohol was a surprise. Very friendly, great outdoor seating area.

Thank kellyatlanta2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
    (Pine St.)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-921-1211
Fresh & simply prepared seafood served in a casual atmosphere with a gorgeous patio for warm weather dining.

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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Warwick Township, Pennsylvania
6 months ago
Long Valley, New Jersey
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?