Situated conveniently between Lawrenceville and Princeton, New Jersey, Inn at Glencairn offers the ideal location from which to visit nearby institutions such as Princeton University and The Lawrenceville School. Antique and shopping meccas Lambertville and New Hope are less than thirty minutes away. New York and Philadelphia are approximately one hour away by car and train.

Some of our favorite activities include:

Princeton Tour Company: "Must do" tour of Princeton. Whether you live here or not, this will be a highlight!

Antiquing and shopping: Lawrenceville Main Street, Palmer Square, Lambertville, New Hope, Golden Nugget Flea Market.

Grounds for Sculpture: Amazing sculpture garden and first class restaurant Rats.  Reservations recommended.

Morven Museum & Garden: The former New Jersey Governor's Mansion hosts year round exhibits.

McCarter TheatreAward winning regional theater center.

Terhune Orchards: Local orchards and farm market appealing to young and old alike.

Bicycle and Hiking trails: D & R Canal, New Jersey Trails Association ~ Mercer County.

Washington Crossing State Park:  Site where Washington crossed the Delaware River during the Revolutionary War.

Delaware River: Tubing and canoeing.

Dining Guide:


Acacia: Fine dining with a creative menu of New American cuisine. Reservations recommended (609) 895-9885.

Chambers Walk: Bistro style New American featuring inventive dishes in a casual atmosphere. (609) 896-5995.

Fedora Café: Funky hangout with a reasonably priced eclectic menu and great desserts. (609) 895-0844.



Agricola: Very stylish farm-to-table restaurant featuring "rustic" American cuisine. Reservations recommended

(609) 921-2798.

The Bent Spoon: Organic ice cream and baked goods. The cupcakes are amazing. (609) 924-BENT.

Blue Point Grill: Very fresh and simply prepared seafood. Reservations recommended (609) 921-1211.

Conte’s Pizza: Best pizza joint in town with a popular bar. (609) 921-8041.

elements: Upscale American cuisine with focus on locally grown, sustainable ingredients. (609) 924-0078.

Masala Grill: Innovative and fresh Indian fare served in a relaxed setting. (609) 921-0500.

Mediterra: Creative Mediterranean fare served in a fashionable atmosphere with a great wine list.
Reservations recommended (609) 252-9680.

La Mezzaluna: Casual Italian with interesting flavor combinations and fresh ingredients. (609) 688-8515.

Tiger Noodles: Tasty Chinese fare at reasonable prices. (609) 252-0663.

Tortuga’s Mexican Village: Casual and inexpensive Mexican restaurant popular with locals. (609) 924-5143.

Witherspoon Grill: Classic American steakhouse in a stylish and casual environment. Reservations recommended

(609) 924-6011.



The Blue Bottle Cafe: Seasonal New American menu served in an intimate, relaxed atmosphere. Highly rated by Zagats. Reservations recommended (609) 333-1710.

Nomad Pizza:  Artisanal pizza made with locally sourced and organic ingredients many from the garden out front.

(609) 466-6623.