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Hamilton's Grill Room

8 Coryell St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1727
+1 609-397-4343
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“cowboy steak” (10 reviews)
“fried oysters” (9 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (14 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, American
8 Coryell St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1727
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the food as always but the service was truly disappointing. The evening started well - the hostess was very pleasant and we were seated at a nice table in the garden room - with beautiful views of the canal. Unfortunately, it went downhill...More

Thank LeenaI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at the restaurant. Food and service was very good. Tables a bit close together but everyone was very cognizant of their surroundings (no loud talkers). Menu offered a wide selection. We started with one of the salad specials and tuna tartar. We then...More

Thank JLMB1202
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really regret that I have to write this review, but I want to let potential customers know that, in my experience (I have been coming to this restaurant for at least 20 years), there has been a dramatic drop-off in quality over the past...More

Thank LWaldron
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We often meet our best friends midway between our homes for cocktails & dinner and decided to return to Hamilton Grill after a couple of years. We love drinks at the Boathouse and short walk across the courtyard for dinner at Hamilton. The ladies started...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Fabled Lambertville eatery Hamilton's Grill Room, -- whose heralded much-loved owner / chef (Jim Hamilton) passed away in early 2018 -- , suffered a culinary decline in food and service over the last two years. This writer is reliably informed a new well-known successful restauranteur...More

Thank CountyGent
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We have been coming to this restaurant for many years, but have not been able to go for quite a few years now. We were so fortunate as to meet family there for dinner this past weekend and everything was as delicious as ever. All...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We had dinner based on a friend's recommendation. We made a reservation a few days in advance. We were seated immediately and the waiter was very attentive. The food was served quickly and was delicious. Dessert was very good too. The ambience was to our...More

Thank N4051XYscottb
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Hamilton Grill Room has the potential to be a wonderful dining experience but it falls short on all counts. It is ideally situated in the heart of Lambertville and has a pretty ambience to the decor. I enjoyed my seasonal salad and the assistant to...More

1  Thank AnAdventureAddict
Reviewed 18 November 2017

I always get the impression that this is a go-to eatery for folks who all know each other and the management/staff that work there. It's pricey and distinctly mediocre. Last time I was there, I had taken a friend for his birthday. The server acted...More

Thank Kurt S
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Went in Sept, realized should post review - sat outside to enjoy nice weather at the time - plastic table cloth was dirty - service was not very good - when I got my steak au-poivre I did not get a steak knife - I...More

1  Thank billv0
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September 2, 2017|
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Response from Chuck D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a private dining area, you might want to call to verify. There is an indoor area, and an outdoor area if the weather is nice. Yes it's BYOB.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Coryell St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1727
    (North Union Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lambertville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-397-4343
  • E-mail
Garden seating inside and out. Catering on and off site: Weddings, Cocktail Parties, Rehearsal Dinners, Bridal / Baby Showers, Anniversaries, Graduations, Fundraisers, Birthdays, Christening / Confirmations, Bar / Bat Mitzvahs, Holiday Celebrations, Business Events, Corporate Meetings, Team Building -Cooking Classes. Established in 1986. Canal side, nestled in the European charm of a courtyard near the Delaware River and surrounded by quaint antique shops and art galleries, it is the remarkable creation and signature of award-winning​ Broadway set designer and restaurateur Jim Hamilton, & reflects his one-of-a-kind signature style. Warm, soulful and sophisticated, the Grill Room remains one of the most romantic & unique places to dine in the Northeast.
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