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135 Farnsworth Ave, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1343
609-291-9232
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bordentown has a long list of restaurants so parking can be a problem in this popular & historic little town in the evenings. Luckily we went early and were able to park in the nearby public parking. We ate in the downstairs dining room but there is another room upstairs if you choose. Our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Bordentown, New Jersey
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

the farmworth house is great if you want to go for a special dinner , small place downstairs , with fast service when i go to the street fair , i always go for their chicken sandwich on the grill , delish

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Bordentown has a long list of restaurants so parking can be a problem in this popular & historic little town in the evenings. Luckily we went early and were able to park in the nearby public parking. We ate in the downstairs dining room but there is another room upstairs if you choose. Our waiter was excellent and made great... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

We spent the night in Bordentown and happened upon this lovely place. Very interesting beer selection and a huge Martini list, just a shame I couldn't try them all! Food menu also looked very good though we didn't eat there.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The food is very good they cooked everything how I liked it. The prices are a little high but it's not so bad but it's worth like since the quality is so good. The staff is very friends and nice. The inside outside has a nice old school feel to it. I don't drink so I can't comment on the... More 

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Bordentown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This was my first time at Farnsworth House even though I've been a resident of Bordentown for a few years. Dinner for two, seated right away. Our server was an absolute gem - he made the experience that much better (shoutout to Chris). They had a fun beer selection. The appetizer was delicious, as was the soup du jour. I... More 

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Bordentown, New Jersey
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I only ate here once, and the garlic was so overpowering, I couldn't email my meal. Couldn't even taste my meal. And it was pricey. Not happy about it.

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Victoria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

The food and drinks are good but both times we were there there was a guest whose voice boomed through the bar making it difficult to hold a conversation. I don't know if this is typical but we found it off putting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We live in town and frequent all the local restaurants. Farnsworth is my fave because it is by far the easiest to find healthy eating options in addition to the heavy, rich, Italian offerings popular in the other eateries. We love the level of service here too. Better than the rest. (This is a real review. Not written by an... More 

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northeast
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My husband and I had dinner at Farnsworth House last night and as usual, it was excellent. We always order the same thing but are rarely disappointed. I had the grilled salmon and my husband had the filet mignon. Both perfectly cooked. There are little things they do that make the dining experience special. Homemade Hummus is brought to the... More 

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Millville, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I have visited numerous brew pubs in my years and enjoyed many however this wasn't one that I'd return to again. One needs to remember that food is the fastest depreciating commodity on the face of the planet: it's food today and tastes great and it's crap tomorrow. That's normally how it happens but this restaurant was the opposite direction.... More 

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Address: 135 Farnsworth Ave, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1343
Phone Number: 609-291-9232
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bordentown
Cuisine: Italian, American

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  • Address: 135 Farnsworth Ave, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1343
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bordentown
  • Phone Number: 609-291-9232

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American

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