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Tewksbury Inn
Tewksbury Inn

Tewksbury Inn Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.thetewksburyinn.com
  • Phone: (908) 439-2641
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm,

    Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 4:30pm;

    Dinner: Sunday: 4:30 - 9:00,

    Monday - Thursday: 5:30 - 10:00,

    Friday - Saturday: 5:30 - 10:30
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood
  • Executive Chef: Chris Quintile
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: King Street
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Tewksbury Inn
Oldwick is in the heart of the Hunterdon County horse country, and the Tewksbury Inn is at the center of this 18th-century historic district. The Inn is a former stagecoach stop where the 21st-century traveler can enjoy the traditional friendly tavern atmosphere with fine food that reflects wide ranging influences. In 2008 the Tewksbury Inn began opening on Mondays for the first time and those who join us have been in for a real treat: Our entire wine list at half price. Our exquisite food deserves pairing with an equally great wine and at this value, we think you will agree.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "The chef wasnt very accommodating to my wife's dietary needs. They weren't even that difficult, to make everything plain (no sauce or what have you) No need for follow-up, I learned the reason there"
    Dined on 6/30/2014
  • "We've been to the Tewksbury Inn several times and it does not disappoint. The food is delicious - I had the lobster appetizer and the Mahi Mahi main course and my fiance had the calamari and the filet mignon main course and we were very pleased! Another highlight from the night is that they carried our FAVORITE summer beer, it's called "come hell or high watermelon," which was awesome. We've never seen this beer at any restaurant and have only been able to buy it at whole foods. The atmosphere is incredibly romantic, quaint, and special, and we can't wait to go back!"
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "A delightful restaurant! A very special gem - much loved. Great bar;lovely dining room; nice outdoor patio; excellent service."
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "I returned to the Tewksbury Inn for a birthday celebration after not having been there in over a year. Some old favorites were still on the menu as well as some new selections. Food was excellent, service was very good, and it was an overall enjoyable experience. Even parking was not bad. In the past I sometimes had to park in a nearby lot."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Great restaurant with the perfect setting and fantastic food. Their chefs salad is one of the best, served with a slice of toasted garlic bread; nice touch. Their main courses are put together nicely, but I would suggest a "king" and "queen" size for some of the meals, namely the hangar steak which is a way too little portion for a big man's appetite."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "The lunch menu had great variety and all of our meals were fabulous! If you are in a hurry, be sure to tell the server, as our lunch took a while to come. But it was great to dine outside and we were not in a hurry. Our waitress was attentive and friendly. We will definitely go back....for lunch or dinner."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "Nice presentation, friendly staff. We will dine there again."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "MY husband and I had a wonderful outdoor dining experience. We were celebrating an Anniversary. The whole evening was perfection. Looking forward to bringing friends. Also want to do lunch soon. Thank You for making this a great evening."
    Dined on 6/17/2014
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Have always enjoyed lunch here but finally made it to dinner here twice this week - really enjoyed it but by the end of the night it got difficult to hear conversation because the dining room got very loud."
    Dined on 6/12/2014
  • "another great meal at TI. food was fantastic, wine is half price on monday's, so an additional bonus. everyone remarked how much they loved their dishes; grilled salmon, braise lamb shank, salads, etc. fantastic."
    Dined on 6/9/2014
  • "Reliably good food, wine and service. Charming spot in a charming town. Relaxed, upbeat atmosphere. Skirt steak is always good."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "A lovely spot - indoors or out. Dishes prepared in a straight-forward way. From fish to chicken...just deliceious. Attentive service, too."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "On Friday night I thought it would be a great idea to unwind at a restaurant that offered great food and outdoor dining. The only place I could think of to fit the bill was the Tewkesbury Inn. We were not disappointed. Stacey our serve, was friendly and professional, and our dinners were delightful. The weather that night was gorgeous so it was a perfect evening."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Gracious accommodating service, terrific menu selection and good food. We had a lovely lunch sitting outside on a cool beautiful day."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Thanks for another great date night with my husband. We always enjoy the staff and the food! Will see you soon!"
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "Had lunch with a few friends and it was great. We usually go here for lunch and I always seem to enjoy it. There are always specials and sometimes those choices are good and other times just ok. They make a great burger. "
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "I wanted something quiet and romantic and the Tewks certainly didn't let me down! The Filet Mignon over Risotta was expecially good. I wish I had saved room for dessert. Next time!"
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "The area and Inn takes you back in time. The tavern area was vibrant for a Wednesday evening. We ate in the dining area which is much quieter. Maybe because it wasn't a busy night. My wife enjoyed her starter salad and my bowl of mussels were tender and tasty. The main course of Cod was fresh and a good choice for fish lovers. I decided on the hanger steak and was delightfully surprised. The presentation gets an A and the food an A+. The steak was perfectly prepared, mash potatoes whipped nicely and asparagus grilled along with a delicious sauce. If you are looking for a little out of the way restaurant in the Jersey countryside which still has an 18th century feel to it, stop by the Tewksbury Inn."
    Dined on 5/14/2014
  • "My wife & I dined at Tewksbury Inn on Sat. May 10. Having read many glowing reviews, I was looking forward to something special. We started with mixed greens & Boston Bibb salads, which were finely presented & very tasty. The waitress DID ask how our salads were. However, my spouse's filet mignon, which was ordered 'medium', was actually cooked 'well done'. She said it was tasty, but she was disappointed there was *no hint* of pink color. I was very disappointed in my stuffed veal top round. About 25% of it was *raw*. The parts that were cooked were actually done very nicely. The stuffed items- goat cheese, asparagus, roasted red peppers -were delicious. But about 25% of the veal, raw? The waitress NEVER asked how our entrees were. :("
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "staff was pleasant and helpful. Have small children and one has peanut allergies. They were understanding and accomodating. great soup. Enjoy the sandwiches and salads. "
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "I can always rely on the food here being delicious. I usually get my favorites - Mixed green salad and Bistro Chicken. In fact, this is probably the only place I order chicken, its that good. My husband usually experiments a bit more and everything he orders is great. I would give the place 5 stars but for 2 reasons. They could change up the menu just a little; I think its been the same for at least 15 years. And the décor, while classic, is getting a little tired looking."
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "I was there in the outdoor cafe during the summer and it was delightful and the food was good. We came back for Easter dinner and the dining room was charming and food delicious. "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Thank you, again for another wonderful dinner with friends. You are our favorite!"
    Dined on 4/15/2014
  • "This was our first visit to Tewksbury Inn. The food was very good to excellent, and they have an extensive wine list. We enjoyed a very nice Pinot Noir. We ate in the dining room (not the bar), which is better suited to conversation. Our server was helpful and responsive at first, then seemed to disappear for a while. I think they might have been a little short on wait staff that night. Tables are on the small side - if you have a party of four you really have just enough room for your plate and glasses - no more. All in all, we enjoyed ourselves and will likely be back."
    Dined on 4/14/2014
  • "My wife and I stopped at the Tewskbury Inn on our way home from a weekend get away. Stopped at the bar for a drink. Wife had a Dark & Stormy. Great selection of beer on tap. The staff was very friendly. The bar was crowded on a Sunday evening. Except for the obnoxious guy that sent his oysters back after he ate them and then tried to get them for free, all was cool. There is one in every crowd. Sat in the front window for dinner which was great. The food was an 11 out of 10! Had the Yellow Fin Tuna that was fantastic! My wife was very happy with the scallops. Good wine list. Highly recommend!"
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "Thank you, again for a fabulous birthday gathering. Looking forward to seeing you next week!"
    Dined on 4/8/2014
  • "attentive service but not overbearing. very good food but not outstanding. great place in the neighborhood for lunch or brunch."
    Dined on 4/3/2014
  • "I can not say enough about the quality of the food at the Tewksbury Inn. The yellow fin tuna is, without a doubt, the best I, along with my dining companions, have found anywhere. We eat at some very high end restaurants and this ranks at the top of our list of "must return often!""
    Dined on 4/2/2014
  • "We decided to try the Pluckemin Inn for dinner with friends on a Friday night, since the location was mutually convenient. The atmosphere was quaint and cozy yet upscale, with an interesting menu, full bar, and good wine list. Overall, our party's reviews of our meals ranged from good to very good, but drink service to our table in the dining room was a bit slow (the bar side of the restaurant was very busy and lively for most of our meal), and the table itself was a bit small and crowded for a party of four; much shuffling of tableware was required with the serving of every drink or course. In our experience, execution didn't quite seem to measure up to reputation and cost."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "Enjoyed everything about the evening. Food was outstanding, service was impeccable and the atmosphere was romantic. I ordered the cod which was absolutely cooked to perfection, my company had a the seared scallops, which were just as tasty."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "I have taken business associates to the Tewkesbury Inn and been very pleased with all aspects of the meal. This time we took four young granddaughters (7 - 13) to dinner and were very pleased with the attentiveness of the staff, the welcome we received and the attentiveness to the children. I would recommend the the Tewkes for a variety of occasions."
    Dined on 3/20/2014
  • "The Tewksbury inn is one of our go-to places for a nice meal out. We've been there 10-12 times, and the food is consistently good. Appetizers and entrees are creative without being overly experimental. The bar makes a nice cocktail and does the classics well. The wine list is fairly priced, with a good range of prices represented; you can get a nice bottle of wine without breaking the bank, but they have some nice choices for special occasions. There's better variety on the list than most places; nice to see more than 3 options for a Zin. It's a fairly small place, and the noise level can get a bit robust when the place is full (the bar more so than the dining room). Weeknights the dining room is fairly quiet; weekends are less so."
    Dined on 3/19/2014
  • "Although we had not been back in over a decade, it was still great! Oysters and dirty martini's for appetizers and the menu was better than before"
    Dined on 3/15/2014
  • "We already replied to Tewksbury Inn. IT WAS FANTASTIC!!!!!"
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "another great meal at tewksbury inn. consistently good food, interesting menu, and wonderful ambiance whether in the dining room or bar."
    Dined on 3/6/2014
  • "Really liked the menu choices. Had some old standbys like an excellent Chicken Caesar salad and some creative choices as well. everything was very good including the onion rings!"
    Dined on 3/9/2014
  • "Ambiance and food was great. Great for casual business meetings."
    Dined on 3/5/2014
  • "We had a great meal in the tavern the other night. He had the tuna which was sushi grade and he said was the best meal he had in a long time. He also had the pork belly appetizer which was outstanding as well. My lamb was delicious but I would have preferred the couscous to be less highly spiced. Service was friendly, efficient and knowledgeable."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "We love this place and were just there the week prior and had an EXCELLENT meal, service, etc. However, we had a server (who was very nice) but simply couldn't properly and timely serve our table of four in the bar. Also, my entree was overcooked the first time and the second time it came out it was extremely tough to cut (wild boar). Very disappointed in one of our favorite "go to" places."
    Dined on 2/22/2014