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Oct 2, 2008 04:56 AM

Dining in Princeton, NJ

A friend and I will be in Princeton to attend a conference. Looking for a somewhat upscale restaurant for dinner that has good food and good atmosphere. Any suggestions? TIA

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  1. In town (walking distance):

    Witherspoon Grill - steaks
    Blue Point Grill - fish & seafood, byob
    Ferry House - american, byob

    Out of town (15 min radius):

    Blue Bottle Cafe, Hopewell - american, byob
    Eno Terra, Kingston - italian & winebar
    One 53, Rocky Hill - bistro
    JL Ivy, Princeton - bistro, sushi
    Acacia, Lawrence - american, byob
    KC Prime, Lawrence - steaks
    Ruth's Chris, Plainsboro - steaks

      1. If you decide to go "downscale" one day, have the Corn Pancakes at PJ's Pancake House on Nassau Street - I sure hope it's still there and I hope they still have those pancakes!!!