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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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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (6 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
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Reviewed 4 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

Thank first-tymer
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Food is freshly prepared by Italian chef/owner. Tablecloths and place settings add to the dining experience. My husband really likes the burgers. He thinks they're the best in town. Staff is very friendly and accommodating.

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Visited Jesters on a Tuesday night, love the free parking lot because it is often hard to find parking in Bordentown. Place was not very busy so we got a great table by the window. Waiter was attentive and friendly. He informed us it was...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Jesters is by far my favorite restaurant in Bordentown City. Their chefs prepare superb dining. Everything from the delish tomato soup to burgers to beef, veal and chicken is scrumptious and priced reasonably! I go here more than any place else in town. The service...More

Thank jratigan
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Located in the middle of Bordentown with its own parking lot. Excellent and very creative menu. Friendly wait staff and music some nights, check their website. Blue cheese mussels were great!

Thank DiveNJ
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We regularly go in to Bordentown for dinner but had never tried Jester's Cafe so we thought we would finally give it a try. Interior is kind of dated and definitely has a funky, musty smell inside. It's a small place and the limited seating...More

1  Thank bobd4292015
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Food was good, young, inexperienced waiter was trying his best. When the food took over an hour to come out of the kitchen, the manager(?s) did nothing to support their staff. Instead, blamed all problems on their poorly run system. Too bad.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

No support for larger groups. Manager indifferent to the needs of customers. Young wait staff not ready for summer crowds.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The four of us went there last week (Tues night). We had the Fried Calamari and it was very disappointing. The presentation was not appealing at all but most of all, it was overcooked. Overcooked squid is rubber bands. I had the Eggplant Parmigiana Double-stacked,...More

Thank jcpcac
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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
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Description
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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