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Salt Creek Grille - Princeton

$$ - $$$American, ,
1 Rockingham Row, Princeton, NJ 08540-5782
+1 609-419-4200
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Rockingham Row, Princeton, NJ 08540-5782
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time here, I'd go again. Nice lodge like Atmosphere, quaint. Loud but not too loud. Known for the large pork chops. I had the salmon which was good.

Thank spaerels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love going here. The food is excellent with lot's of choice. Service is quick and very attentive. Also love the decor. There are frequent drink specials as well. The outside area is nice during summer time.

Thank cpcervelo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended a ladies luncheon for a party of 12. The restaurant is very large but we had a private room and server which made it cozy! The food and the service was good. I enjoyed the house salad (lettuce,apples,walnuts,gorgonzola & balsamic vinaigrette) and pan...More

Thank TripTips14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here on a Tuesday night and it was packed. It seems to be very popular with business traveller staying at the Westin. Tuesday is 1/2 off draft beer which was great. The menu is fairly large. I had a side of Brussel Sprouts...More

Thank drjaymad
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Regularly attended happy hour here. Great atmosphere with great drinks (and happy hour prices). It gets rather busy during happy hour, but if you get there early you can snag a high top table or spot by their fireplace. Food is very tasty. Definitely recommend...More

Thank C8581IRjessicat
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Service was excellent. Great waitress and we tip accordingly. Food was pretty impressive, but it was a noisy environment and hard to have a romantic meal with all that commotion. However, I would definitely go back again.

Thank RafterMan2
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Met for drinks / early supper with work colleagues at Salt Creek. Place was quite busy and had a nice buzz on a Tuesday evening in both the bar and dining area. But they still were quick in getting us drinks, appetizers, etc in the...More

Thank mcsc-squared
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Salt creek has a wonderful mesquite scent as soon as you enter the restaurant. The menu features mesquite in many dishes and also many without. We recommend that you order the baguette stuffed with cheese to be shared at the table. They serve decent wine...More

Thank OCJoe
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went here with our 2yo son and 14yo niece. We ordered 3 appetizers. The shrimp wrapped in bacon was very good. The salt and vinegar chips had a stronger rosemary than vinegar taste but we're hot and perfectly crunchy. My wife...More

Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 28 June 2018

It took me three days to get a reservation here, so I expected it to be really good. It wasn't. To begin with, let me say that I recently came to the decision that I have drank enough wine to last me the rest of...More

1  Thank kohr_ah99
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Questions & Answers
7 July 2017|
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Response from bagdiva | Reviewed this property |
believe only service dogs..patio mostly smokers..both overlook rt 1 or parking lot facing hotel.
2 September 2016|
Response from nadia242 | Reviewed this property |
No it is a dine it restaurant they probably do take out orders
Barbara B
15 June 2016|
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Response from Justin S | Reviewed this property |
No they do not
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rockingham Row, Princeton, NJ 08540-5782
    (Route 1)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-419-4200
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