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Farnsworth House

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135 Farnsworth Ave, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1343
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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new egypt
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, great draft beer selection, excellent service. Highly recommend this restaurant! Free parking lot right next door too.

Thank jo b
New Jersey
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was delicious! Well presented and tasted great! We ordered tomato mozzarella and basil appetizer. Did not disappoint. I had the steak with bernaise sauce (on the side) with string beans and potatoes. My wife had coconut shrimp and sweet potato fries. All delicious!!! I ordered a bourbon and ginger ale and my wife a sangria. Both great choices. They... More 

Thank familyfoodie99
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

I have had this marsala several times. I have compared several other restaurant Marsalis. I think this is hands down the best. Reasonable price for the dish too. Stop by the Farnsworth House you will not be disappointed.

Thank UU J
bordentown, nj
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

Bordentown has a very vibrant restaurant business. There are numerous restaurants on Farnsworth Avenue, and one of the oldest ones is often overlooked. The Farnsworth House doesn't seem to advertise or "sell" itself, like most of the other restaurants. I'm just as guilty for not enjoying their food for quite a few years until recently. They have a brunch menu... More 

Thank Cindy B
Bordentown, New Jersey
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97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

I love the Steak Magnum best, but anything on the menu is a winner! Always great food and awesome service! The creme brulee is perfect!

Thank Nancy L
Eastampton, New Jersey
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

Can be a little pricey but lunches are good. I go here for lunch because you can't beat the price for lunch. You get a nice lunch and they have the best soups. Beautiful inside nice bar.

Thank 374charlenea
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Had a weekday lunch here. Never been to Bordentown until now. My coquillage St. Jacques was very good. Wide menu in historic building.

Thank Jean M
Clarksboro, New Jersey
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2016

This has become our destination when we or friends are in the mood for incredible lamb chops; but there is so much more on the menu. Set in historic Bordentown, this comfy eatery with a classic bar offers a great deal; including warm and friendly service. If you are in the area, highly recommend you give it a try.

Thank miltrose
Burlington, New Jersey
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Went here with a friend for dinner. We both had a pasta/seafood special which was delicious! We shared oysters for an appetizer. They tasted fresh, but had a fair bit of shell in them. We had tiramisu for dessert which was very good. We both had martinis and there are quite a few to chose from. Everything tasted good and... More 

Thank Megan M
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
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408 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2015

Relaxed atmosphere generally good service and fair prices. Bordentown has several good restaurant choices; this is as comfortable as an old shoe. There is nearby parking, a rarity among Bordentown restaurants.

Thank Stanner57

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Farnsworth Ave, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1343
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bordentown
  • Phone Number: 609-291-9232

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?