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Jester's Cafe

) #11 of 40 Restaurants in Bordentown $$ - $$$ American, ,
233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
+1 609-298-9963
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (6 reviews)
“salads” (5 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spacious bar area, and seating. Bartender young and energetic, friendly and great service. a few sidewalk tables, great corner location on Main St. Bordentown. Sampled three appetizers, zucchini, buffalo chicken tenders and eggplant. All good. Recommend for casual dining.

Thank Randy J
Reviewed 5 June 2017

On our first place to grab a bite an something to eat. This place was really friendly and fast to get your food and drinks. Outdoor seating too!!

Thank NancieMD
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Bordentown is starting to develop a reputation for decent restaurants that are not chains and that have unique menus. Jesters has been around for 17 years, so maybe they started the trend. I don't know. Bordentown is not up to the number of good restaurants...More

Thank serenitywriter
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Food was good, wait staff exceptional. We came to see a band down the block and we didn't have a reservation, they did everything they could to accommodate us and have us out on time! Definitely go eat here.

1  Thank William G
Reviewed 9 March 2017

stopped in to Jester's for lunch....nice old in-town building, great décor, friendly service., nice menu, fresh ingredients ....all a great combo....wide selection of bottled beers , full service bar.....all adds up to a great lunch

Thank baron13
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Went with family. A bit lengthy service-wise, since we had a new server who hadn't been trained much. Food was excellent and portions were huge. Wine list is reasonable and prices are quite affordable. Definitely worth a revisit.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Prompted by a recommendation in the Star-Ledger, NJ's biggest newspaper, we took a day trip to Bordentown this morning. The town is wonderful--Thomas Paine, Clara Barton, Napoleon's big brother Joe, all chose to live there; what's not to love? This morning it was also cold...More

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Our party of six enjoyed lunch. Food was tasty, hot, very good quality, substantial portions. Wait staff very attentive.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Been wanting to try this place for a while and was not disappointed. Enjoyed a tasty cocktail to start. Our appetizer, soup and entrée were all delicious and the presentation was really nice. Can't wait to go back with friends and family.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Went here with our daughter and her husband since she had a groupon. Location is downtown Bordentown on the corner of the Main Street. Staff was attentive and friendly. Menu offered many options at reasonable prices. They have a full bar which you can sit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bordentown
  • Phone Number: +1 609-298-9963
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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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