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The Cranbury Inn

21 S Main St, Cranbury, NJ 08512
+1 609-655-5595
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
21 S Main St, Cranbury, NJ 08512
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was invited here to a friend's wedding. The place is full of history. The owners Tom and Gay gave us a private tour of the Inn. It was great to see the room where George Washington slept and the under ground tunnel. The food...More

Thank richara2016
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Four adults, leisurely meal with plenty of space to have quiet conversation and not be heard or interrupted by tables near by. Meal was generous portions (everyone took home leftovers).

Thank srainone
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went to a banquet event it was very good & professional. Went back for lunch & bar happy hour, it was ok. Heard about Sunday Brunch but haven`t gone yet.

Thank Rrosebud5
Reviewed 7 January 2017

this was for new years eve party, we were 20 people, heard from some of them it was very good. this year must have been different. everything was slow and old. we had 830 pm .seating. no valet parking,no coat check(women had. furs ,you hung...More

Thank robl81
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

As stated by others , the restaurant is dated but somewhat charming. However, there no excuse for inadequate heat in the middle of the winter. Apparently this is an ongoing problem, not something that just happened. We ate lunch sitting in our winter jackets and...More

Thank 66judyr
Reviewed 4 December 2016

When for Thanksgiving dinner with friends, This place is usually first rate, not this time however. Problem started with the server who was not efficient. She could not get the meal choices correct, checking several times on our order. Then when they were served they...More

1  Thank SeniorRW
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We have made it a tradition to revisit the place we got married … The Cranbury Inn in Cranbury, NJ. First of all, we are so glad we chose the Cranbury Inn because they were more than accommodating when they learned we would have a...More

1  Thank Jackie O
Reviewed 5 October 2016

great service and atmosphere Had the greatest beef barley soup and roast pork dinner in a great quaint town. had good parking

Thank looking2haveanight
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

There are some serious problems here, not least of which is the food. The Inn earns points for ambiance as long as you sit outside for lunch on a nice day, or dinner after the sun has set. Otherwise the front porch is in the...More

2  Thank B4792CGjimc
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Downscale environment with low end food. Went to 2 different birthday parties, and found it disappointing for food and environment.

1  Thank Jeffrey B
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22 November 2016|
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Response from mschowhound | Reviewed this property |
sorry, never been there for brunch and the price isn't listed on their website.
Estelle M
14 November 2015|
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Response from LoveToTravel061203 | Reviewed this property |
the day we attended a wedding there, the downtown area was packed with people - it was a Sunday late afternoon. It looked like a great place to shop, eat at a cafe, etc. but I did not pay attention to off street parking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 S Main St, Cranbury, NJ 08512
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Cranbury
  • Phone Number: +1 609-655-5595
  • E-mail
Welcome to the Cranbury Inn! The Cranbury Inn is an ideal location for many types of special functions. Since 1750, The Cranbury Inn has continued to function for its original purpose of offering food and drink to people from all over the world. Enjoy our dining experience from our various menus, complimented by our extensive wine list and full service bar, in a warm friendly atmosphere with attentive service from our wait staff. The Cranbury Inn will periodically send special savings, promotions, and coupons to our preferred internet clients. To take advantage of these online specials, please join our email mailing list. Call us today for more information!
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