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 things to do:
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 Theatre: Award 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, NJ Bike Tours
Washington Crossing State Park: Site where Washington crossed the Delaware River during the Revolutionary War.
Delaware River: Tubing and canoeing.
Acacia: Fine dining with a creative menu of New American cuisine. Reservations recommended (609) 895-9885.
Fedora Café: Funky hangout with a reasonably priced eclectic menu and great desserts. (609) 895-0844.
Vidalia Restaurant: Local traditional Italian featuring fresh ingredients and cozy atmosphere. (609) 896-4444.
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.
Mediterra: Creative Mediterranean fare served in a fashionable atmosphere with a great wine list. (609) 252-9680.
Mistral: Small plates and focus on fresh, vibrant, local fare expertly served in a fun, youthful atmosphere. (609) 688-8808
Tiger Noodles: Traditional 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. (609) 333-1710.
Nomad Pizza: Artisanal pizza made with locally sourced and organic ingredients many from the garden out front. (609) 466-6623.
Brick Farm Tavern: Truly authentic farm-to-table dining in an 1800s farm house. Reservations necessary. (609) 333-9200.