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Jester's Cafe

233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
609-298-9963
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Ranked #13 of 46 Restaurants in Bordentown
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: It is one of the best known and oldest restaurant in Bordentown. Excellent food and friendly staff, where the owner is from Italy.really cares
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

First time to Bordentown. The town was charming - with its own personality but sort of a blend of Haddonfield, Collingswood and Flemington... The restaurant was nothing special, but a pleasant surprise - in other words, I wasn't expecting much from this location, but was very pleased with what I found. Bordentown is definitely worth exploring/revisiting. If I lived closer,... More 

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Lambertville, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I met a friend here for lunch and we sat at the window enjoying Bordentown's large Christmas tree. Jester's is also decorated nicely for the holidays and there is music playing in the background. We both had the pulled pork sandwich which was very good (a bit sweet) but they do advertise it as such. The accompanying fries were cooked... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Great local restaurant. In the summer, enjoy outdoor dining. The staff is courteous and pleasant. The food is excellent, and great value for the price. We eat there or take out from there at least twice a month.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The food and service here are excellent. There is a bar service and the the menu is delicious. Very diversified choices and whatever we have had have been very tasty.

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Neptune, New Jersey
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stopped for lunch during an autumn day trip to Bordentown. We started with the prosciutto and mozzarella appetizer, which was delicious. I ordered the Jester burger, well cooked and topped with broccoli rabe and mozzarella that gave it a unique taste. My wife enjoyed the BBQ chicken flatbread pizza. Service was fast and very good. Prices are reasonable, total... More 

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Burlington, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Stopped in with family and friends after a benefit at Old City Hall. I had heard good things about this place but the visit did not live up to expectations. Each of my family members ordered a burger. Not one of them was cooked to how we ordered them. Each burger was to be medium or medium well. These burgers... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stopped by this place for a quick bite to eat, and found a treasure of a restaurant! We ate outdoors and had a variety of dishes. Service was great, everyones meals were fabulous, service was above and beyond! Highly recommend the steak sandwich

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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288 reviews 288 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
173 helpful votes 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

in other reviews, i have stated pulled pork is my crack, and was not disappointed here, very tender well cooked meat, intriguing sauce that had me inquiring about ingredients... i was guessing a sweet wine, but being a total teetotaler my entire life, could not place taste- turns out was "a splash of brandy" . fries were exceptional as well-... More 

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Maryland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This cafe has a nice atmosphere. I ordered an eggplant parmesian sandwich and I must say this is a place that gets it done right. It was not dry and it was not also soggy and oily. It was done just right and tasted good. We were in a hurry so we did not stay for long.

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Bordentown
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went to Jester's a couple months ago with on a Thurday night with my group ROMEO (Retired Old Men Eating Out). We rotate many area restaurants monthly and usually include Jester's annually or so. Our group of 10 men all found the food to be poor this time. Myself and another man ordered Veal Parmagian. The meat was so tough... More 

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Additional Information about Jester's Cafe

Address: 233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
Phone Number: 609-298-9963
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bordentown
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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