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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 good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (5 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
233 Farnsworth Ave, Corner Crosswicks & Farnsworth Av, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1807
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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 Stephanie 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
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Why my title includes Parking, Bordentown has great places to eat but parking is so bad that makes one not want to go into the town and enjoy the foods. The daughter suggested Jester's Cafe for their mom's birthday meal. As usual the parking came...More

Thank R W T T
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Great little place to eat my boy friend and I after talking to our friend amanda who raved about the wine and food we just had to go there. Turns out you can find good italian food right here in New Jersey that doesn't make...More

Thank spsoccernut23
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Great restaurant to eat at for all occasions. I have been in Jester's a couple times now and every time is better then the next. They do it all there and the staff is great the way they know the menu and the chefs actually...More

Thank pizzacritic10
Reviewed 17 March 2016

From the moment you walk through the door, you are greeted like Family! The atmosphere is warm and congenial. The service is consistently outstanding and the food is fabulous! The "Eggplant in Carrozza" is superior, but order as an appetizer to save room for any...More

Thank RBEV101512
Reviewed 27 February 2016

A gigantic WOW-From beginning to end! You are greeted at the door by super friendly staff! I have been to this restaurant several times and the food is always delicious and prepared with excellence! The service is attentive, friendly, and helpful!

Thank moonflyr23
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Good salads,soups,and wraps. They have an amazing dinner you have to tee asain tuna that can be cooked to you liking medium or well. Has a risotto and tempura vegetables. Best I ever had. Great owners.

Thank 374charlenea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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