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Tessara Restaurant

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812 Highway 33, Hamilton, NJ 08619-4412
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hamilton, New Jersey
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75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An owner who accused us of reusing a coupon twice. Baited for a trap when we came in and at the end of our dinner added a $30 extra charge to the bill. Accused of being crooked and thieves. Out of control and in our faces. Never ever have we been so humiliated as by this person. We needed to... More 

Thank 93mom
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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97 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

While the Tessara Restaurant parking lot suggested the restaurant was busy on a Thursday at lunchtime, once inside it appeared most of the cars were for attendees at a banquet-type lunch. The main dining room was quiet with only one other table occupied, but the meal that followed was very good indeed. My husband ordered their Minestrone Soup and his... More 

Thank OldBridges
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Me and my girlfriend went there for lunch today. The portions were very huge and the wait staff was excellent. I have zero complaints. I bought the Pasta Primavera because i am "vegetarian" and she had prime rib and it was made VERY WELL...I actually enjoyed myself. The first time I have EVER been there and I am a Mercer... More 

Thank K. E
Trenton, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Tessara has the freshest, best quality food in Hamilton. The portions are perfect in comparison to their prices. You won't leave there hungry! They satisfied my craving for chicken marsala this weekend, which I ordered as takeout. When I got home, it was just as amazing as having it in the restaurant! The staff is quick and knows how to... More 

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Hamilton Square, New Jersey
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

nice atmosphere and they also have a nice little bar area. Food is very good and a big choice, from sandwiches to full dinners.

Thank JoeMacretired
Hamilton Square, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

Consistently good food, delicious soups, crisp chilled salads, fresh breads and entrees were cooked to perfection and plentiful. The service was attentive and responsive.The ambience was tasteful and confortable. We were not rushed and thoroughly enjoyed our meals. An excellent dining experience for lunch or dinner.

Thank svcpsu
Hamilton, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Tessara's has a few house specialties, like their Tournedos of beef in an excellent sauce, which will keep you coming back.They are the most consistently good restaurant around. we took advantage of the happy hour first for a cocktail and appetizer before heading to the dining area for dinner. Friendly staff!

Thank 10rufus
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Recently, our group of eight including friends and family had the pleasure of dining at Tessara Restaurant in Hamilton, NJ. We were warmly greeted and offered our choice of seating. The lighting was ambient, the music enjoyable, friendly and courteous and attentive service could stand above most eating establishments but, we were hungry and anxious to eat. From their vast... More 

Thank Cynthia M
robinsville, nj
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134 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

With our group, we used to have monthly networking lunches there, and while I can attest to the friendliness of the staff, the food is OK but not enough to take my family there for dinner.

Thank ruxandrabarb
Princeton, New Jersey
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

What a great place to eat! The food is amazing. Wait staff friendly and can always give good suggestions on food choices. The food is made to order so it was always hot! Great find in the Hamilton area! Enjoy!!

Thank Lisa C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Highway 33, Hamilton, NJ 08619-4412
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: 609-584-1700

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