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Bell's Tavern

183 N Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1629
+1 609-397-2226
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
“citrus salad” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Italian
$$ - $$$
183 N Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1629
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here and the amounts were huge. We are not big eaters so we brought some home. The staff is delightful friendly and good service. A cute pub. Parking can be a hassle when crowded. It is comfortable and we would return. They...More

Thank dianne24
Mezing, Guest Relations Manager at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Dianne for you kind review which I will happily pass on to the staff. They will be pleased to hear you enjoyed the food and the friendly service. I am glad to know you will be returning and if you have trouble finding...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've passed this place any number of times and thought we should give it a try, as we do enjoy a nice neighborhood bar. And this is certainly a neighborhood bar. It was set up so you had to squeeze past the corner of the...More

Thank ZenGolfGuy
Mezing, Guest Relations Manager at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear ZenGolfGuy, Thank you for dining with us and sharing your review. Happy to hear you enjoyed the friendly and attentive service, the food and our beer selection. Although its our hope and aim to please all our customers it seems we didn't meet your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place ! Located deep in the residential part of Lambertville is this comfortable neighborhood bar with a wonderful restaurant . I love the grilled chicken with rosemary and sauteed spinach with garlic. Also their steaks are wonderful. Im sure you will love...More

Thank NJRealtor08540
Mezing, Guest Relations Manager at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear NJRealtor08540, We love that you love us and we love you back! Thank you for the positive feedback, for sharing with us your favorite dishes and taking to time to let us know how you feel. We deeply appreciate your kind words. Hope to...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

A wonderful eating experience. Friendly staff, making you feel like you're from the neighborhood, and excellent service. Very tasty and plenty ample food. But leave room for dessert, which is excellent too. In a pretty town, good for strolling.More

Thank russAlbany_NY
Mezing, Guest Relations Manager at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Dear Russ, Welcome to Lambertville and thank you for choosing to dine at Bells during your visit! We appreciated your review, the kind words and I will happily pass on to the kitchen and wait staff that you had an over all excellent experience. We...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Have eaten at Carmine's in Little Italy, Rao's and Monte's in NYC, Villa Fiorita , Casa Rosa & Sorrentino's in Brooklyn and never had a better Bolognese sauce than Bell's. Perfectly prepared sauce, al dente rigatoni and great service made this a perfect meal !More

Thank JOHN S
Mezing, Guest Relations Manager at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Dear John S, Wow! And thanks! There is nothing that delights us more then receiving a review such as yours. I will happily share this with Chef Paul, the kitchen staff and servers. We appreciate you taking the time to share you experience and insight...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We have been wanting to go to Bell's Tavern for awhile,but the wait has always been long. This past weekend we struck it right! We were seated immediately and our server was at our table quickly. It was a rainy,chilly evening and the spaghetti with...More

Thank Lyn R
Mezing, Guest Relations Manager at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Dear Lyn R, Welcome and thank you for sharing your positive experiences with us. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed you first visit to Bell's and that you were pleased with the service, atmosphere, food and wine. Yes, our portions are generous and our...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

First time here and we enjoyed very much. We shared 3 half portions of pasta because we couldn't decide and thoroughly enjoyed all three. Enjoyed the house Chianti also. Excellent service. Excellent value for the quality of food served. Will definitely be back.More

Thank rj82450
Mezing, Owner at Bell's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear rj82450, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about you dining experience at Bell's. Very happy to hear you found that the service, value and quality of the food was excellent and most importantly that you will be back to see us...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

We wanted to go to dinner before a show, friends suggested Bell's. We arrived and didn't have to wait long to be seated. We ordered drinks but no appetizers. For dinner we had the Shepherds Pie, A Blue Burger, Tortellini in a cream sauce and...More

Thank Kamantha
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We stopped here late on a weekend for dinner and were pleasantly surprised. We thught we were going in for bar food, but this was really a great dnner, pasta seafood, steak or really good bar food. Service was great and friendly.

Thank SueMike2018
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for drinks and early dinner on a Bitterly Cold day after an INDIVISIBLE Group meeting nearby. Bell's servers are very friendly and efficient. Many of the customers are locals who simply walk over from their homes. Menu includes soups, salads, sandwiches and entrees....More

Thank Kathleen B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Italian
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 N Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1629
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lambertville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-397-2226
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