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Tessara Restaurant

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812 Highway 33, Hamilton, NJ 08619-4412
+1 609-584-1700
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon 11:00 - 10:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Hightstown, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We've been coming to this restaurant for seven years now, and it is never a disappointment. The food is great, the place is clean, the atmosphere is very welcoming, the service is excellent, the waiters are fast and attentive, huge parking lot in the back of the building... The restaurant itself is pretty big, too. About six years ago we... More 

Thank bratsk24
Hamilton, New Jersey
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I love this place. Food is delicious and portions are big. Ive never had a meal I didnt love. Prices very reasonable. Staff is friendly. Bartender Frederick is one of a kind, a very nice, caring, classy guy. A few years ago, we needed a place to host guests after my father in law's funeral. Tessara's was able to accomodate... More 

Thank SueSue731
Trenton, New Jersey
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

This was my third attempt to visit this restaurant. The last two were disastrous in terms of service in the bar area. I went there 2 days before Christmas after to get a couple appetizers in the bar area. I had stopped going to this restaurant for about a year and was giving them another chance. However, the service in... More 

Thank ChrisS9221YD
Collingswood, New Jersey
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186 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

I took a client here for lunch. Not only was the food great; the service was wonderful. The server understood that I was there with a client and did not disturb our conversation. The food was great. I would highly recommend the French Onion Soup -- Deliciousness!

Thank John P
Hamilton, New Jersey
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We go a few times a month and love the food. I personally love the prime rib. My 9 year old just gets spaghetti every time. My wife always gets a veggie meal. The service is alway friendly and the bar area usually has locals at it.

Thank Peeps84
Hamilton, NJ
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547 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 566 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Last time we dined at Tessara's was over ten years ago, and though we live about ten minutes' slow walk from the place, our past negative experience prevented us from coming back for years. We finally decided to give the restaurant another chance, hoping that things tend to change in life. Not. Totally impersonal menu, bland food, both unattractively prepared... More 

Robbinsville, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We go to Cracker Barrel for breakfast twice a month. The pumpkin pancakes are so delicious as are all pancake dishes. However, they have just changed their menu in regards to cereal selections. It seems you can only have Cheerios . The fruit choice is apples that if blindfolded you'd swear was apple pie apples from the can. Terrible. You... More 

Thank 23vince
Hamilton, New Jersey
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Celebrating my son-in-laws birthday was great, our waiter explained he was new but he was great. There were six of us and the meal was served in a timely fashion from appetizers to desserts. You could cut the prime rib with a fork and the portion size was enough to take home leftovers. Staff was warm and accommodating. Will do... More 

Thank mearh
Hamilton, New Jersey
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93 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

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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131 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Highway 33, Hamilton, NJ 08619-4412
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-584-1700

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