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Tiger's Tale

1290 US Highway 206, Skillman, NJ 08558-1924
+1 609-924-0262
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (34 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
“scallops” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1290 US Highway 206, Skillman, NJ 08558-1924
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Tiger's Take is my go to place, especially when I visit Princeton to visit friends. Jimmy, Valerie and the gang are always attentive, the beer is well priced and cold, and the food is made exactly as I love it. Ask for wings well done,...More

Thank bubba3122
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Nice to find a combination bar and grill that has a diversified menu. The add good food. Top it off with very moderate prices. You could also add a wide choice of beers and some very fine desserts. Service for a packed house was fantastic....More

Thank Lenny K
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for lunch. Very comfortable, exceptionally friendly staff and good food options. Its a place you walk into and you can feel the chill vibes. From the crowd it always commands, without being hard to get into, its clear a lot...More

Thank DestressedA
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been coming here for years and always love it. Rob the bartender / chef is amazing and accommodating, goes above and beyond. Great person to represent The Tale!❤️

Thank justpeg58
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Love this local pub and restaurant. Go often. Husband and I like to sit at the bar for drinks and dinner. Beer on tap and bottle. Nice wine and mixed drinks too. The French dip sandwich is a favorite with sautéed onions and Swiss. Other...More

Thank LW6167
Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is a good value restaurant and bar. Very tight when crowded, which should say something of and by itself.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Very crowded on a Saturday evening. Interior needs to be renovated to run appropriate business, especially the restaurant side (the bar takes up all the room). No adequate waiting area (squished between the restrooms, the kitchen and the bar). Floor dirty. Waiters yelling commands at...More

Thank Laurence D
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

It's been a long while since my wife and I (and kids) last ate here. Now being empty nesters, we decided to give it a try again. What a pleasant experience. The food was great and loved the atmosphere. Sat in the bar section in...More

Thank JetsMan
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We always have a good meal at Tiger's Tale. The food is hearty and the service dependable. My husband's burger was perfect, just like he requested, and my chicken sandwich was tasty and served on crusty bread.

Thank Jerseytraveler08540
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We have been going to tigers tail since we moved 19 years ago. The food is always consistently good. And the staff are always friendly.It’s a great place to meet up with friends and co-workers.

Thank Barbara S
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Meghan K
2 February 2017|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
I don't see anything on their menu about that.
21 October 2016|
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Response from Merrywonder | Reviewed this property |
yes they will take a reservation if the party is 6 or more. Saturday night is usually busy so plan accordingly.They do serve the full menu at the bar if it is only 2 of you. Service is fantastic at the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 US Highway 206, Skillman, NJ 08558-1924
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Skillman
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-0262
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