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Vidalia Restaurant

21 Phillips Ave, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1072
+1 609-896-4444
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“beet salad” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“stuffed onion” (6 reviews)
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Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Phillips Ave, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1072
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hidden just outside Lawrenceville is a superb Italian restaurant. Always crowded, reservations a must and bring your own wine. The menu is outstanding, service excellent and the atmosphere just fine. Eager to go back any time we are near.

Thank erl20172017
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We were looking for somewhere new to go for our anniversary, and decided on Vidalia based on the reviews. We were not disappointed! The restaurant is very small. The tables are a little tight, and the room a little dark, but it was not uncomfortable...More

Thank htrbadave
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Red picked this spot out for my birthday, and boy did she do well! Before I forget, it's a BYOB, which is nice because who wants to pay the mark up? Everything was top notch. It's a small place, off 206, so your GPS has...More

Thank ZenGolfGuy
Reviewed 17 February 2018

My wife and I had always wanted to try Vidalia's and then opportunity came in the form of the pre-fixe Valentine's day menu. We were not disappointed. First of all, Vidalia's is not a large restaurant. It is a small location but with great ambiance....More

Thank William P
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Tried this little gem tonight with my hubby for an early Valentines Day dinner. Quote from hubby as we got in the car afterwards, “Everything we ate from the bread and salad to dinner and dessert was great!” Started with an excellent Caesar salad and...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Found this restaurant on the internet and was very pleased with everything. The staff was very accomodating and the food was fantastic. At the end the owner came out and provided after dinner cordials. Will definetly go back.

Thank StevenIG
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We go to Vidalia almost once a month; the food and service are always very good. Sal, the owner / chef, is a great host and often walks the floor checking with guests when he can. I'll say that Sal (and probably his wife) take...More

Thank sra2801
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Last night we had our annual belated Holiday party in the heated Outside Dining area of Vidalia's. They setup a couple of tables for the BYO Wines that we brought and for our secret Santa gifts. Yes we were in the outside room in the...More

Thank Albert E
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Booked Vidalia on Open Table the day before and we were lucky to get a table at 645pm. Reserved it bc NJ.com gave it best of Mercer County for Italian restaurants and I respect them bc they gave our favorite, Cafe 2825, it's due as...More

Thank darin t
sscarlata, Owner at Vidalia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Hi, Chef Salvatore writing from Vidalia- I wanted to first thank you for visiting us and second tell you that I sincerely appreciate your feedback. The reason we have continued to grow over the past ten years - and why we are so lucky to...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

This restaurant is every synonym for awesome that you can think of. The service is top notch. I still can't get over how fantastic the food is. Overall, this place is amazing. THE FOOD: Delicious. The presentation of the food was amazing. The perfect blend...More

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Response from Randy J | Reviewed this property |
It is byob...
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Response from Dorothy M | Reviewed this property |
I have had no problem parking. There is parking across the street and in the back.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Phillips Ave, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1072
    (206 or Gordon Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: 10 minutes from Hamilton train station and 5 minutes from 295 North or South.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lawrenceville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-896-4444
  • E-mail
Welcome to Vidalia, Lawrenceville premiere destination for gourmet cuisine and impeccable service. Accented by soft lighting and elegant décor, Vidalia aims to please and succeeds in doing so. The professional staff caters to its guests’ every need making sure not to cut corners and only offering the finest, highest quality ingredients. The menu is vast and eclectic showcasing an impressive selection of Authentic Italian specialties. Treat your guests to an evening that they won't soon forget. The professional and friendly staff at Vidalia looks forward to making your next dining experience truly unforgettable with pleasant dining and superb cuisine.
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