Shopping & Retail Services

Plainsboro’s shopping centers offer restaurants for every taste, retail shops, grocery and drug stores and a variety of other services for those who live and work in town.

Princeton Meadows


Princeton Meadows Shopping Center, located on Plainsboro Road, has been serving Plainsboro since 1981. Its 18 shops include the Crown of India restaurant, Bagel Street Grill, and Alfonso’s Italian restaurant.

Forrestal Village


The Princeton Forrestal Village is located off Route 1 South, in the heart of the Princeton Forrestal Center. The Village’s attractive downtown design offers a unique shopping and dining experience. The Westin Hotel and Conference Center is the primary anchor.  Retail shops include Calico Homes and Luxe Home Furnishings.  The Koi Spa and the Five Star Swim School provides personal care and fitness opportunities for all ages. The Village also boasts two of Plainsboro’s finest restaurants: Salt Creek Grill and Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse.

Plainsboro Plaza


The Plainsboro Plaza Shopping Center, located in the heart of Plainsboro on Schalks Crossing Road, is Plainsboro’s largest shopping center and is home to thirty-nine shops.  The Plaza is anchored by the new Asian Market, Planet Fitness, and Lightbridge Academy along with a Dollar Tree.  There is also a CVS Pharmacy, PNC Bank, BCB Bank, Romeo’s Ristorante, Lotus Garden restaurant, Goldcore Jewelers, and Allied Vision Services.

Monday Shop Storefront

Village Center


The Village Center, Plainsboro’s newest shopping area, is located on Schalks Crossing Road. Its award winning village design includes a spacious village green and wide landscaped sidewalks. The Grind coffee house and Plainsboro Pharmacy anchors the entrance to the Village Center.  Plainsboro’s Public Library, the Princeton Medical Group, Lab Corp, and Block Advisors, and residential townhomes make up the other borders surrounding the green.