Bell's Tavern, Lambertville, NJ:
A Restaurant Review

Bell's Tavern, Lambertville, NJ
Bell's Tavern
183 North Union Street
Lambertville, NJ 08630

Restaurant Highlights

Fare:  Italian

Price:  Moderate

Food Quality:  1 1/2 Stars

Service:  1 1/2 Stars

Decor:  1 Star

Overall Rating:  1 1/2 Stars

Note:  Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = poor to Four stars = Best in Class

Value priced Italian food

Cash only, does not take credit cards

Value: Excellent

Noise Level:  Moderate

Dress:  Very Casual

Recommended For:  Budget conscious diners who prefer casual tavern food, and fast, family friendly  service.

Not Recommended For:  Diners who prefer upscale ambiance with fine dining amenities

Recommended dishes:  When available, Vegetable Lasagna, Pesto Sauce Pasta with green beans, and the Chicken cacciatore.

Liquor:  Full service bar

Restaurant Review

Bell's Tavern is popular with the locals and families who come to enjoy good food in a old style, friendly tavern setting at a very affordable price.

Bell's Tavern, located several blocks north of the center of town since 1938, was purchased around 2000 by Chef Paul Eschallier who serves up well prepared food with fresh ingredients.

From the outside, the place looks like a neighborhood pub. Inside there is a large oval bar with a congenial tavern atmosphere, with a large display TV, and a dining room that seats around 60 people.

The dining room has an unpretentious feel to it with tables set with paper napkins, heavy silverware, and white china.

If you enjoy a drink before your dinner, settle in at the bar for a good selection of Irish brews, wines, and cocktails.

They offer a menu with a variety of sauces and ingredients. If you are looking for more than pasta, they offer shrimp, oysters, and steaks and burgers from the grill.

For those with a smaller appetite, or for children's dishes, most of the pasta dishes are available as half orders.

Bell's Tavern is child and family friendly

(updated: October, 2016)

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