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Acacia

2637 Main St, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
+1 609-895-9885
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (12 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2637 Main St, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
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1 - 10 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I think my problem with Acacia is that every time I'm there, it smells like cleaning supplies. Good to know it's clean, but not a very palatable odor! The food is decent and it's a great location with outdoor dining too. But I just can't...More

Thank NewJerseyPoozie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to this delicious restaurant a few times and it never ceases to impress! I had the gnocchi and is was amazing. My husband had the duck and it was perfectly cooked with a yummy sauce. We even loved the salad dressing on...More

Thank xraysta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant never fails to impress! We were a party of 11, and from appetizers to dessert, the experience was great and the food superb. I had duck for my entree and it was wonderful. Terri who is the server, is warm, friendly and a...More

Thank jasminkotwal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The new Fall 2017 menu is definitely worth trying. Attractively priced at $65 per person for a 5-course dinner, there are two options offered for each of the courses. The Chef successfully combined the autumn flavors and interesting ingredients to create a good dining experience...More

Thank RGSOUNDF
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good service, quiet day, ...four other tables. ordered two appetizers for the table, both very good. Salmon was very good, cooked perfectly. Food came out promptly, server followed up, Everyone enjoyed. Recommend.

Thank Randy J
Lauren V, Owner at Acacia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your lunch with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 August 2017

Last night, while checking-in, our Swarm app told us that we have been to Acacia 26 times, that is not counting times when we either forgot to 'check in' and the times preceding the wide use of apps. So, that and three reviews we left...More

Thank RGSOUNDF
Lauren V, Owner at Acacia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed the Chef's Tasting Menu. Thank you so much for your kind word and frequent visits. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Very good food, with great subtlety and delicacy of the entrees. Never had fried gnocchi before (starter), not completely convinced. The fish special with a coconut curry, beans and rice was excellent. Truly worth a visit

Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had lunch on a summer weekday, the restaurant was nearly empty. I ordered a Greek salad with chicken, instead of shrimp. The chicken breast was nicely seared, moist and tasty. However, to me, Greek salad is an array of salad greens, olives, cucumber, tomato, red...More

Thank nassau2
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Had dinner during the week, on a not too crowded night. The starters were a big hit with all, especially the muscles and the home made tortellini. The main dishes all gathered raves, from the pasta premavera to the perfectly prepared steak. They didn't realize...More

Thank ZenGolfGuy
Lauren V, Owner at Acacia, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your dinner with us. I apologize for being out of the dessert you wanted, but hopefully you enjoyed the dessert you had. We will make sure to have the dessert you originally wanted the next time you come in.

Reviewed 10 June 2017

We decided to give it a try again after several years of avoiding it, in the hope that it had improved in that time. Unfortunately, it hasn't. Despite being half-empty, the room was noisy, and our hope that interesting specials would liven up the blah...More

Thank VandelayNJ
Lauren V, Owner at Acacia, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

I apologize for the expense you had here with us on your last visit. We change our menu seasonally (4 times) a year to try and keep it interesting and also to utilize local and seasonal ingredients. Since the last time you dined with us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 32
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2637 Main St, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1012
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lawrenceville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-895-9885
  • E-mail
Description
"Inventive American Cuisine"- We are a BYOB restaurant.- We are closed Mondays.- We are less than a mile from Rt 95 and just a few miles south of Princeton. - We have free parking.- We are street level and easily accessible for wheelchairs.
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