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Blue Point Grill

258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
+1 609-921-1211
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“blue point” (65 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (53 reviews)
“oysters” (111 reviews)
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258 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

If you like fish and seafood then this is the place to be. I prefer to sit at the raw bar. Great oysters. ...then fish. It's a BYO so splash out on a Challis Premier Cru and enjoy!

Thank Willowtree123
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Here the fish is the star. Wide variety of seafood, friendly service. Simple dishes with lots of flavor and very good fish. Definitely recommend.

Thank Krisu K
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Great evening at this fish restaurant . Very fresh , fast and expertly prepared We had a baby with us and they made sure we were well looked after and catered for the baby as much as they could . Thoroughly recommend

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Fresh seafood with simple preparations = delicious. The clearly have great respect for the ingredients, and offer perfectly cooked and prepared dishes. The place has a great vibe, and a warm atmosphere, especially after dark. Also, these folks know how to run a restaurant. They're...More

Thank adeluca455
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Just had another excellent meal here last weekend. The fish and seafood is always perfectly fresh and expertly prepared. Must tries for appetizers: grilled octopus, buffalo rock shrimp and the oysters - they are just sublime. Last visit I had lemon sole prepared with capers...More

Thank Capemay M
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We've been eating at BPG for more than 15 years. The fish is always fresh and well prepared. "Fish House" style, but not heavy and greasy as you would fear. Awesome oysters shucked fresh at the bar. Service is always top notch...these servers know their...More

Thank K G
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little cozy spot in the heart of Princeton that serves fresh seafood as well as other food. It's not an intimate spot as it can get pretty noisy. There's an option of sitting outside or indoors. The assorted oysters, shrimp dumplings...More

Thank Tashakane
Reviewed 16 March 2016

If you love fabulous seafood, you can't go wrong here! Everything on the menu is prepared beautifully and you can be sure it will be fresh. The decor is not fancy, it can be a bit noisy, sometimes there is a wait to get a...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a great place for fresh fish. Many varieties are offered. The menu changes depending on the catch. Casual ambience, reservations are a must. I have always had excellent service. BYOB. There is a small parking lot a few doors to the left of...More

Thank cindygord
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Have had only great wonderful food. The service is outstanding and the servers know the menu very well. If you love seafood this is the place to go to however reservations are a must.

Thank LuvLBInewjersey
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1 August 2017|
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Response from Elaine R | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is on the main drag of Princeton, called Nassau Street. Lake Carnige is near by, but restaurant is not on the lake. They serve food outside, as well as in doors. The food is great, but the place is small... More
3 September 2016|
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Response from Bonnie B | Reviewed this property |
Casual. No. Dress code.
15 May 2016|
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Response from Mary O | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is BYOB.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
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, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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
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Fresh & simply prepared seafood served in a casual atmosphere with a gorgeous patio for warm weather dining.
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