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Jester's Cafe

233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
+1 609-298-9963
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Bordentown is a great little place with cool shops and restaurants. This isn’t the best on Farnsworth but it also isn’t the most expensive. The staff is always friendly. The food is okay. Nothing ‘wows’ the tastebuds.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Burgers were very good and cooked to perfection but the menu was quite limited Service was ok.. never came back to check on us other than to give bill

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We love the atmosphere at Jester's, both inside and out. During the warmer weather, the street side seating is wonderful. During the cooler weather, the window seating is equally wonderful. However, the food is average, at best. The last two times I ordered a pasta...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank EDeSjr
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough about Jester's. What a cute restaurant and wonderful people! We had a fantastic family dinner last night with live music included! The wait staff was very attentive and gave us lots of great suggestions. He even recommended a bottle of wine...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sondrar402
Reviewed 7 May 2018

The specials, burgers and salads are huge and tasty. Avoid the pizza. Service was good and they were happy to exchange.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mchaffieclan
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Hi, well we came to Jesters' I've been here a long time ago, and was hoping to come back. We were greeted and seated right away. We ordered wine and beer to drink, they brought us bread and butter and water. We ordered the Mediterranean...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Kamantha
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

It’s just okay food which is overpriced the bar selection is limited at best. There is a frequent turnover of staff who never really seem happy to be there

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank janbC2854GZ
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We have been coming to this restaurant for years and each time we go, we were never disappointed. Just went there last night and had a great Asian Tuna dish. We also love their Sangria. Our waiter was wonderful [ Adam ]. We also noticed...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank alan l
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the restaurant, but wad disappointed in the food to price ratio and the service. The waitress was nice, but could not track what beer they had and what they didn't. The food was okay, but not at the price paid. Recommend to try...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank axecj7
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here for dinner recently. We haven't been here in a while so we thought we would give it a try. There were so many positive reviews that I was looking forward to dining here. I ordered the tomato basil soup...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Wawafont
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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
  • E-mail
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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