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The Farmer And The Chickpea

3523 US Highway 22, Somerville, NJ 08876-3457
+1 908-635-1684
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pot pie” (9 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3523 US Highway 22, Somerville, NJ 08876-3457
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have known about this farm to table deli/restaurant for years but had never stopped in. A few weeks ago, on a Tuesday morning I decided to stop in. They are closed on Monday, so Tuesday everything is made fresh and so the selection of...More

Thank daanddo
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Visited this place for the first time today after enjoying their kale and chickpea salad at a local farmers market. What a great place! So many wonderful dishes from which to choose, but the staff was right there to help us out. The kale and...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We just happened upon this restaurant one day while looking for a place to hold a private brunch after my son's wedding. We were pleasantly surprised by the quaintness and great vibe of this farm to table cafe style restaurant. We tried some of their...More

Thank LJ270
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is very very casual. First time walking in, it appears to be an old farm stand turned into a restaurant, like maybe that day. No one to wait on tables. You simply go up to the main counter, check out what’s available and...More

Thank MrArtB
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Somewhat eclectic menu but everything I have had has been tasty. The 'chicken pot pie bar' is somewhat misleading. It is basically a nice chicken pot pie filling with a pie crust you plop on top. Having said that, it is delicious. The meatloaf is...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Like visiting and eating at a German Strausi. (larger farms are licensed to have their own restaurants and serve homegrown/local foods) in designated areas. The Farmer style decor and dining areas provide a homestyle natural food experience. Debbie helped us choose from a large display...More

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 20 January 2018

After hearing about this place, which is local for me, and checking out their website which is very well done, I decided to give it a try. The end result, not only was I not at all impressed, I was disappointed. The portions are ridiculously...More

2  Thank Judy Q
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot!! Delicious and super fresh food!! The soups are amazing!! Both times we’ve been the soups have been different and yummy!! The staff is so friendly!! Portions are big...so you will leave full...and have leftovers too. We will definitely be back again and again!!

Thank anamO2545MN
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Phenomenal. Fresh, delicious - good for you food. Whatever they make is interesting and yummy. The interior is cute and casual with a warm and friendly vibe. The portions are large. The ingredients and cooking/baking are the real deal. Selections are limited but what they...More

Thank Hazel U
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews, I decided to stop there and buy something to go for lunch. The door was not locked. There was a musty smell. No one was around. I left. I picked up lunch someplace else.

1  Thank TripReviewer95
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3523 US Highway 22, Somerville, NJ 08876-3457
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-635-1684
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