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Some of Our Favorite Restaurants
Dining in the New Hope/Lambertville area ranges from hamburger stands to haute cuisine. Best known for country dining in historic inns, some dating back to the 18th century, the area also offers a wide variety of ethnic and contemporary fare.

All of the following restaurants are within a 5-minute drive of The Woolverton:

Brian's, Lambertville, NJ  609-460-4148  Fabulous new restaurant in Lambertville.  Chef Brian Held has created an intimate restaurant with a menu which is influenced by the rustic country fare of Provence and Northern Italy.  Closed Monday.  BYOW.  Entrees $25 - 35.

The Black Bass Hotel, Lumberville, PA  215-297-9260   Completely renovated in 2009, the dining room has breathtaking views of the Delaware River and offers fine gourmet dining.  Enjoy The Tavern for a more casual dining experience.  Open 7 days a week.  Main dining - Entrees $20-36, The Tavern - $8 - 15.

 Hamilton's Grill, Lambertville, NJ   609-397-4343
A perennial winner of the "best dining in Bucks County" award in Philadelphia Magazine (even though it's located just across the river from "official" Bucks County). Upbeat, cosmopolitan atmosphere along the canal in Lambertville. Clear, natural flavors are the key to Hamilton's savory Mediterranean-influenced cuisine. Eclectic menu featuring seafood, lamb and steaks fired on an open grill. Grilled jumbo shrimp served in an anchovy butter is pure delight! Daily specials are imaginative and dependable. Outdoor dining in season in their European style courtyard. BYOW. Entrées $19-26.

The Inn at Phillips Mill, North of New Hope, PA 215-862-9919
Country Inn dining in a charming mid-18th century house with romantic old-world charm. Excellent French bistro cooking. The menu features rosemary spiced lamb chops, duck, beef and a fish or two. Four blazing fireplaces set the mood in the winter and a delightful courtyard available for outdoor dining in summer. Open daily, but closed seasonally. Cash or check only. BYOW. Entrées $17-25.

The Landing, New Hope, PA 215-862-5711
Romantic riverside terrace dining in downtown New Hope. Wonderful fireside dining in the cooler months. Inspired regional American cuisine, with menus changing seasonally. Happy hour specials, delightful staff and meet Fred, the resident Bermese mountain dog. Lunch $8 - $13, Dinner Entrées $23 - $33.

Manon, Lambertville, NJ   609-397-2596
This tiny storefront bistro serves well-crafted French Provencal cooking in a lively and colorful atmosphere. A giant-scale reproduction of Van Gogh's "Starry Night" graces the dining room ceiling. Small but splendid menu, excellent service and staff. BYOW. Cash or check only. Closed Monday and Tuesday. Entrées from $18-25.

Marsha Brown, New Hope, PA 215-862-7044
A unique, dramatic and exciting addition to the Delaware Valley Dining scene. This large, full-service restaurant is housed in a beautifully restored church. The cuisine is American with an emphasis on top quality steaks and a bit of a Creole Touch. We've enjoyed outstanding, warm attentive service at every visit. Highlights included the soup sampler, Seared Ahi Tuna starter and T-Bone Pork Chop topped with a Jack DanielsTM infused apple-raisin concassee. Valet parking available. Entrées from $18-36, including a salad. Sides are ala carte from $5-8.

Sergeantsville Inn, Sergeantsville, NJ   609-397-3700
Extensive menu featuring well-prepared fresh fish, beef, chicken as well as game, all artfully presented. Known for their Tomato Bisque and tender African Pheasant. Also, a number of vegetarian and vegan options. Romantic fireside dining in 1700's stone building. Excellent wine list (recipient of Wine Spectator Award of Excellence) and martini and champagne cocktail menu. The more casual tavern serves the best hamburgers and pub food around. Closed Monday. Entrées from $16-24 including salad or soup course--excellent value. Fine dining with warm, friendly service. Tavern Entrées from $6-14. Take-out available.

Via Ponte, Stockton, NJ 609-397-9397
Cozy atmosphere located in downtown Stockton (former location of Atrio Cafe). Traditional Sicilian cooking and gourmet brick oven pizza, along with several daily specials. Fresh ingredients, many home grown. Entrées from $10-30. BYOW. Closed Monday. Live Music Sunday.

The following restaurants are also excellent but a little farther a field from the Inn --
about 10-15 minutes away:

Frenchtown Inn, Frenchtown, NJ 908-996-3300
French Cuisine with Asian influences in a historic village Inn. Dressy, more formal atmosphere with consistently acclaimed food. Sesame Seed crusted Tuna or Salmon is a signature dish. Full bar and Lunch available. Entrées range from $22-28.

Harvest Moon, Ringoes, NJ 908-806-6020
Colonial-style historic dining room featuring top-notch Fine Dining American cooking. Special occasion level service, presentation and food. Market-fresh ingredients, great desserts. Tavern with casual dining. Full bar, perennial winner of Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence. 3-course Price Fixe available Sunday and Tuesday-Friday before 6pm in Tavern at $24. Entrées range from $18-31.

Porterhouse, Lahaska, PA 215-794-9373
The place for a great American steak in our area. Menu also features other traditional American fare such as pork chops and chicken. Lambertville's River Horse Brewery has a brewery on premise--great brew-pub selection. Contemporary décor with nice views over Buck's County rolling farmland. Also, our favorite lunch spot for the Peddler's Village area. Closed Mondays. Entrées range from $19-28.


Favorite places for a drink, small bite or casual dinner or lunch:

Stockton Grocery Store, Stockton, NJ 609-397-0049
Stockton's old train station has been converted into a wonderful small gourmet deli and market. The perfect place to pick up picnic or snack for a walk along the Delaware. Excellent gourmet sandwiches and salads. Open daily.

Marhaba, Lambertville, NJ  609-397-7777  Lambertville's only Middle Eastern Restaurant.  Menu features items from all over the Middle East; all food is prepared fresh using locally grown ingredients.  Open daily.  BYOW

Lilly's on the Canal, Lambertville, NJ 609-397-6242
The area's best new lunch spot! Wonderful gourmet sandwiches, salads, pasta and other goodies. Fun, upbeat atmosphere with an open, central kitchen and a two-story interior waterfall. Featuring wines by the glass from local Alba Vineyards in NJ. Lunch $7-15, Dinner $10-20.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.

The Swan Bar, Lambertville, NJ 609-397-1960
A romantic hideaway with a very European atmosphere, featuring a sunken landing overlooking a courtyard with fountain. The Swan is a watering hole "where bartending is still an art". Excellent bar menu featuring such delights as crispy duck with macaroni and cheese and inventive sandwiches. Closed Monday. Bar menu $6-12.

The Boat House, Lambertville, NJ 609-397-2244
Tucked away in a leafy cul-de-sac with Hamilton's Grill you'll find the vine-covered Boat House. Full of character, the tavern is filled with all things nautical, a fireplace and big overstuffed chairs. Open daily. No food service.

Bell's Tavern, Lambertville, NJ 609-397-2226
Located on our favorite strolling street in the area--North Union Street. A neighborhood tavern and restaurant featuring war-horse Italian pasta dishes like carbonara, marinara and lasagna. Hamburgers, salads and light dinners keep locals returning. Entrées range from $7-17--one of the area's more reasonable spots. Open daily for dinner.

The Ship Inn, Milford, NJ (About 20 minutes north of Stockton) 908-995-7007
A must for beer lovers! A variety of home brews are accompanied by over 50 British favorites. Traditional English fare such as kidney pie, fish and chips and Yorkshire pudding. Open daily 11:30-9 pm.

Havana, New Hope, PA 215-866-9897
Enjoy outdoor dining or dine indoors in the heart of New Hope. Their specialty is World Cuisine, influenced by the flavors of the Caribbean, Latin America and Europe. Lunch, dinner and drinks are served every day of the week from Noon to 2 PM. Live entertainment.

Triumph Brewery, New Hope, PA 215-862-8300
Lively brewery offering contemporary cuisine to be complemented with handcrafted freshly brewed beer. This casual dining spot offers a late night menu and live entertainment. Open daily.



Other Great Restaurants
     
Anton's at the Swan 609-397-1960 Excellent American cuisine, elegant dining room Lambertville , NJ
     
Carversville Inn 215-297-0900 Charming, relaxed atmosphere, great food Carversville, PA
Cocina del Sol ** 908-996-0900 BYO, Mexican, fresh & l ively, very casual Frenchtown, NJ
Deanna’s ** 609-397-8957 Alfresco dining comprised of authentic regional Italian cuisine and homemade pasta dishes in a warm, cozy and romantic atmosphere. Lambertville, NJ
Caffe Galleria 609-397-2400 Eclectic, internationally inspired menu. Vegan entrees.  Lambertville, NJ
     
The Golden Pheasant Inn 800-830-4474 Traditional French in country inn on river road Erwinna, PA
Inn of the Hawke *+ 609-397-9555

Great pub food, casual. Outdoor dining in summer. Lambertville, NJ 

Logan Inn +  215-862-2300  Dining in glass enclosed porch, Cozy Fireside Room  or the Tavern.  Alfresco dining in warm weather (great people watching).  Live music on weekends.   New Hope, PA 
Karla’s / Zoubi + 215-862-2612 Quality late night dining and outdoor dining New Hope, PA
Sprig and Vine 215-693-1427 New pure vegetarian restaurant in New Hope, PA
Lambertville Station + 609-397-8300 Casual dining in a restored train station, good lunch spot Lambertville, NJ
     

Rick's * **

609-397-0051

 BYO, casual, great homemade pasta and salads Lambertville, NJ

Siam 609-397-8128 BYO, casual authentic Thai cuisine, good lunch Lambertville, NJ
Stockton Inn + 609-397-1250 American cuisine, terrific outdoor dining, lively bar Stockton, NJ
     

* Will not accept reservation   **Cash or check -no credit cards   + Open Mondays

 

Innkeepers: Carolyn McGavin & Bob Haas
6 Woolverton Road, Stockton, NJ 08559
609.397.0802888.264.6648

sheep@WoolvertonInn.com