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The Alchemist & Barrister 28 witherspoon st . Princeton, nj . (609) 924 - 5555

OPEN

Monday - Saturday from 11:30am to 1:30am & Sunday from 11:00am to 1:30am

  • Lunch & Dinner Menu - Monday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm & Sunday from 1:00pm to 10:00pm.
  • Breakfast Menu - every Sunday from 11:00am to 1:00pm.
  • Late Night Menu - Thursday through Saturday from 10:00pm to 12:00am.
  • Happy Hour - Monday through Sunday from 10:00pm to close, last call at 1:00am.
  • Specialty Drinks & Wine List - Monday through Sunday from open to close, last call at 1:00am.
  • Draft Beer List - Monday through Sunday from open to close, last call at 1:00am.

Indoor dining as well as outdoor dining and take-out are available! *Strictly first come, first serve. Therefore, we will not be taking reservations at this time.

We must all continue to do our part to support and protect our community and those we love. Stay safe, stay informed & please stay home if you feel sick!
LUNCH & DINNER MENU - 11:30am to 10:00pm
SUNDAYS - 1:00pm to 10:00pm

FIRST FLAVORS

Onion Soup Au Gratin $9 - crafted from our homemade blend of caramelized onions, red wine & chicken and beef stock. topped with melted swiss cheese, croutons & scallions.

Smothered Fries $10 - french fries smothered in pimento cheese, topped with red onion. [v]

Kung Pao Cauliflower $11 - crisp, batter-fried cauliflower served over a sesame red slaw with a spicy kung pao sauce, stir-fried vegetables & peanuts. garnished with sliced scallions. [v]

Hummus bi Tahini $12 - chickpeas blended with tahini, garlic, cumin & lemon. garnished with olive oil, kalamata olives, cucumber, radish & pepperoncini. served with grilled pita. [v]

Smoked Pork Empanadas $12 - pulled pork, potato, poblano chiles & baby peas wrapped in crisply fried corn masa. served with A&B coleslaw, pickled jalapeños & house salsa.

Chicken Wings $16 - served with celery sticks & bleu cheese. - your choice of buffalo style or sesame-ginger style

Nachos Excelsos $16 - crisp tortillas covered with chorizo sausage, grilled chicken, red beans, chickpeas, jalapeños, black olives, tomatoes & melted mexican cheeses. [gf]

Focaccia Pizza $16 - grilled focaccia topped with roasted tomato, fresh mozzarella, kalamata olives & mushrooms. garnished with fresh arugula, olive oil & balsamic reduction. [v] - add chicken +$2

Thai Style Flash-Fried Calamari $18 - calamari flash-fried in spicy rice flour, topped with stir-fried chilis and scallions, cilantro & lime. served with a lemongrass sauce. [gf]

Belgian Style Steamed Mussels $18 - Prince Edward Island mussels simmered with garlic, butter, leeks, scallions & white wine, finished with cream. served with grilled garlic-herb baguette.

ENTRÉE SALADS

Quinoa Niçoise Salad $14 - quinoa blend (red . brown . white) served with tender green beans, hard cooked eggs, kalamata olives, roasted potatoes & grape tomatoes. dressed in a lemon-dill vinaigrette. [gf] - add chicken +$6 | add shrimp or salmon +$7 | add steak +$8

Caesar Mediterranean Style Salad $14 - crisp romaine lettuce with feta cheese, kalamata olives & tomato. served with garlic crostini & tossed with our house-made caesar dressing. [v] - add chicken +$6 | add shrimp or salmon +$7 | add steak +$8

Roasted Beet, Arugula & Walnut Salad $14 - roasted beets with arugula, baby lettuce, toasted walnuts & goat cheese crostini, dressed in a dijon-walnut vinaigrette. [v] - add chicken +$6 | add shrimp or salmon +$7 | add steak +$8

Princeton Cheesesteak Salad $20 - grilled flat iron steak served over field greens, with grilled onions and peppers, provolone cheese & crisp potato hay. tossed with a garlic & herb dressing. [gf]

ENTRÉES

Mac 'n' Cheese $14 - baked in our creamy cheddar & parmesan cheese sauce. topped with crispy herb bread crumbs.

Buffalo Chicken Mac 'n' Cheese $16 - buffalo style chicken baked in our creamy cheese sauce. topped with crumbled bleu cheese & crispy herb bread crumbs.

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Meatloaf $17 - our turkey meatloaf wrapped in bacon, served with cheddar scalloped potatoes, fried onions & a spicy, mustard based golden bbq sauce.

Mexican Fiesta $19 - shrimp tacos, chicken quesadilla, & pulled pork and poblano chile stuffed empanadas. served with rice, black beans & salsa.

SANDWICHES

Roast Turkey Chacarero Sandwich $16 - roasted turkey breast with melted provolone cheese, poblano chile, celery-root slaw, avocado, tomato & garlic aioli. served on an onion roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

Princetonian Spicy Chicken Sandwich $17 - buttermilk-fried spicy chicken served on a bed of A&B coleslaw topped with pepper jack cheese, thinly sliced pickles, shaved red onion & a sweet and spicy glaze. served on a kaiser roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

Grilled Chicken Shawarma Sandwich $17 - grilled chicken breast marinated in middle eastern spices, lettuce, tomato & pickles with a garlic-yogurt spread. served in pita bread with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

OUR FAMOUS BURGERS

A&B Turkey Burger $17 - 8 ounces of our ground turkey blend on a bed of A&B coleslaw topped with shiitake mushroom duxelles, swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato & red onion with a dijon mustard sauce. served on a brioche roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

Viet Pork Bánh Mì Burger $17 - an 8 ounce vietnamese-style pork burger on a bed of pickled carrots, radish & cucumber with a spicy vietnamese basil dressing, cilantro, mint & jalapeños.

Atlantic Salmon Burger $17 - fresh atlantic salmon ground and seasoned with miso & fresh scallions, pan seared and placed on a bed of gingered red slaw with lettuce, red onion & wasabi mayo. served on a kiaser roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

The All American Burger $19 - a grilled 8 ounces of our specialty ground beef blend topped with american cheese, lettuce, tomato & red onion. served on a kiaser roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

The Tiger Burger $19 - an 8 ounce beef blend patty dusted with our spicy seasoning mix, grilled and topped with cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato & red onion with worcestershire-spiked tiger sauce. served on a brioche roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

The Aaron Burr/ger $19 - 8 ounces of our specialty beef blend topped with smoked gouda cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato & red onion with "dueling" sauces: ranch below & bbq on top. served on a brioche roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw.

Impossible Burger $19 - a 6 ounce vegan impossible burger on a bed of field greens, arugula & tahini hummus, topped with sliced avocado, tomato, red onion & sriracha mayo. served on a brioche roll with your choice of french fries, a garden salad or A&B coleslaw. [v]

BREAKFAST MENU - 11:00am to 1:00pm
SUNDAYS ONLY

Eggs & Omelets

Two Eggs Your Way $9 - served with your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes.

Two Eggs Your Way with a Side of... $12 - bacon, sausage, or turkey bacon. served with your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes.

Bacon & Cheddar Cheese Omelet $13 - smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, onions & peppers. served with your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes.

California Style Omelet $13 - pepper jack cheese, tomato & guacamole. served with your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes.

EXTRAS

add an egg any style +$1

add egg whites +$2

add a side of bacon, sausage, or turkey bacon +$3

Pancakes, FrEnch Toast & Waffles

Buttermilk Pancakes (3) $11 - dusted with powdered sugar & served with a side of syrup.

Thick Cut Challah French Toast (2) $11 - dusted with powdered sugar & served with a side of syrup.

Belgian Waffle $11 - dusted with powdered sugar & served with a side of syrup.

EXTRAS

add strawberries, blueberries, or banana +$2

add a side of two eggs any style +$2

add egg whites +$2

add a side of bacon, sausage, or turkey bacon +$3

ENTRÉES

Steak & Eggs $16 - an 8 ounce grilled sirloin & “eggs your way.” served with your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes.

Kitchen Sink (Breakfast Skillet) $15 - andouille and breakfast sausage, crumbled bacon, home fries, jalapeño crumbs & cheddar and pepper jack cheeses, topped with two “eggs your way.” served with your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes.

Big Bang $15 - two “eggs your way,” bacon strips, sausage links & thick cut challah french toast. served with mini potato pancakes & a side of syrup.

BEVERAGES

Coffee $3.50 - regular or decaf

Espresso $3.50 - regular or decaf

Cappuccino $3.75 - regular or decaf

Tomato Juice $3.50

Assorted Juices $3.50 - orange, apple, cranberry, grapefruit, or pineapple

From the Bar

Mimosa $5 - orange juice & prosecco

LATE NIGHT MENU - 10:00pm to 12:00am
THURSDAY - SATURDAY

PUB FAVORITES

Smothered Fries $10 - french fries smothered in pimento cheese, topped with red onion. [v]

Crispy Flatbread Pizza $8 - thin crisp crust topped with marinara & mozzarella cheese. - your choice of plain or pepperoni

A&B Nachos $8 - andouille sausage, grilled chicken, red beans, chickpeas, jalapeños, black olives, tomatoes & cheddar and pepper jack cheeses. [gf]

Chicken Wings $8 - served with celery sticks & bleu cheese. - your choice of buffalo or sesame-ginger

Battered Green Beans $7 - served with sriracha aioli.

Mozzarella Sticks $7 - served with marinara.

NY Style Pretzels $7

Chicken Tenders $7

HAPPY HOUR EVERYDAY - 10:00pm to CLOSE

Last Call at 1:00am

$5

  • Select Drafts - Michelob Ultra , Bud Light, Coors Light, & Pabst Blue Ribbon
  • Sangrias - Watermelon Rosé, Red Raspberry, & White Peach
  • House Red & White Wines
  • Well Liquors
SPECIALTY DRINKS & WINE LIST
$5 Mimosas ALL DAY on Saturdays & Sundays

Specialty Drinks $10

  • Watermelon Rosé Sangria - served w/ an abundance of fruit
  • Red Raspberry Sangria - served w/ an abundance of fruit
  • White Peach Sangriaserved w/ an abundance of fruit
  • Flower Power - elderflower liqueur . rosé prosecco . edible flowers
  • Bar Stool Bomb - pink whitney vodka . grape juice . ginger ale
  • Very Berry Mule - blackberry brandy . house made ginger beer
  • Jalapeño-Lime Margaritainfused jalapeño-lime tequila . triple sec . fresh lime juice
  • Strawberry Lemon Crave - vodka . strawberry liqueur . lemonade . splash club soda
  • Orange-Ju Glad ur Here  - rum . orange juice . sprite . splash grenadine
  • Aperol Spritziced prosecco . club soda
  • Prosecco Breezerum . pineapple & cranberry juice . prosecco
  • Dark and Stormygoslings black seal rum float . house made ginger beer . lime

WINE - glass | bottle

White

  • pinot grigio . Belmondo . Italy . $9 | ---
  • pinot grigio . Ecco Domani . Italy . $11 | $40
  • bordeaux blanc . Comtesse . France . $10 | $41
  • sauvignon blanc . Copper Ridge . California . $9 | ---
  • sauvignon blanc . Prophecy . New Zealand . $12 | $46
  • riesling . Louis Guntrum . Germany . $11 | $42
  • chardonnay . Copper Ridge . California . $9 | ---
  • chardonnay . Benziger . California . $12 | $46

Sparkling

  • prosecco . Elmo Pio . Italy . $9 | $35
  • moscato . Tussock Jumper . Spain . $12 | $42
  • champagne . Pannier . Brut . France . --- | $70

Rosé

  • rosé . Ava Grace . California . $11 | $42

Red

  • pinot noir . Belmondo . Italy . $9 | ---
  • pinot noir . Rascal . Oregon . $11 | $35
  • merlot . Copper Ridge . California . $9 | ---
  • merlot . Esser . California . $11 | $42
  • zinfandel . Paris Valley Road . California . $12 | $46
  • malbec . Gato Negro . Argentina . $9 | ---
  • malbec . Trapiche . Argentina . $11 | $42
  • cabernet sauvignon . Copper Ridge . California . $9 | ---
  • cabernet sauvignon . Seven Deadly Cab . California . $11 | $41
  • cabernet franc . Loma Larga . Quinteto . Chile . $12 | $45
DRAFT BEER LIST

Draft Beer - 16 oz. | 23 oz.

Crisp | Light

  • #12 lager. Bud Light . MO 4.2% . $5 | $7
  • #5 light lager . Coors Light . CO 4.2% . $5 | $7
  • #6 light lager . Michelob Ultra . MO 4.2% . $6 | ---
  • #7 lager . Yuengling . PA 4.5% . $6 | $8
  • #31 lager . Rolling Rock . PA 4.5% . $5 | ---
  • #39 lager . Landshark . FL 4.6% . $6 | ---
  • #16 jamaican lager . Red Stripe . Jamaica 4.7% . $6 | ---
  • #3 lager . Pabst Blue Ribbon . WI 4.8% . $5 | ---
  • #2 kölsch . Goose Island Summertime . IL 5.0% . $8 | ---
  • #36 lager . Stella Artois . Belgium 5.0% . $8 | ---

Wheat | Wit | Weiss

  • #42 wheat ale . Golden Road Mango Cart  . CA 4.0% . $8 | ---
  • #8 weiss . Leinenkugal Summer Shandy . WI 4.2% . $8 | ---
  • #41 belgian style white . Kane Cloud Cover . NJ 4.8% . $8 | ---
  • #28 wheat ale . Hoegaarden Belgian White . Belgium 4.9% . $8 | ---
  • #37 wheat ale . Shock Top Belgian White . MO 5.2% . $6 | $8
  • #38 wheat ale . Sam Adams Summer Ale . MA 5.3% . $8 | ---
  • #47 wheat ale . Blue Moon Belgian White . CO 5.4% . $8 | ---
  • #35 hefe weissbier . Weinenstephaner . Germany 5.4% . $8 | ---

Ale | Amber

  • #11 golden ale . Kona Big Wave . HI 4.4% . $7 | ---
  • #30 summer ale . Blue Point . NY 4.5% . $8 | ---
  • #23 pale ale . Vault Of Hops and Clouds . PA 5.0% . $8 | ---
  • #T2 english pale ale . Bass . England 5.1% . $8 | ---
  • #21 not quite pale ale . Magic Hat #9 . VT 5.1% . $8 | ---
  • #45 golden ale . Victory Summer Love . PA 5.2% . $8 | ---
  • #43 pale ale . Kane Sneakbox . NJ 5.4% . $8 | ---
  • #17 pale ale . Sierra Nevada . CA 5.6% . $7 | ---
  • #27 golden ale . Yards Thomas Jefferson’s Tavern Ale . PA 8.0% . $8 | ---

Hoppy | Floral

  • #1 lo cal ipa . Spellbound Enlightened . NJ 3.5% . $8 | ---
  • #9 ipa . Goose Island . IL 5.9% . $7 | ---
  • #48 hazy ipa . Victory Brotherly Love . PA 6.0% . $8 | ---
  • #40 ipa . Dogfish Head 60 Minute . DE 6.0% . $8 | ---
  • #18 ipa . Screamin' Hill Wolfpack . NJ 6.2% . $8 | ---
  • #19 ipa . Beach Haus Swell . NJ 6.4% . $8 | ---
  • #24 ipa . Spellbound . NJ 6.5% . $8 | ---
  • #46 ipa . Kane Head High . NJ 6.6% . $8 | ---
  • #20 ipa . Victory Hop Devil . PA 6.7% . $8 | ---
  • #15 ipa . Firestone Walker Union Jack . CA 7.0% . $8 | ---
  • #25 ipa . Bell’s Two Hearted Ale . MI 7.0% . $8 | ---
  • #22 citrus ipa . Evil Genius Stacy’s Mom . PA 7.5% . $8 | ---
  • #14 ipa . Double Nickel . NJ 8.0% . $8 | ---

Dark | Roasted

  • #T4 stout . Guinness . Ireland 4.2% . --- | $8 (20 oz. pour)
  • #34 vanilla porter . Breckenridge . CO 5.4% . $8 | ---
  • #T3 milk stout (nitro) . Left Hand . CO 6.0% . $8 | ---
  • #29 porter . Spellbound . NJ 6.9% . $8 | ---

Fruity | Funky | Sour

  • #26 grapefruit bier . Schöfferhofer . Germany 2.5% . $8 | ---
  • #13 raspberry lager . Abita Purple Haze . LA 4.2% . $8 | ---
  • #4 hard cider . Strongbow Gold Apple . England 5.0% . $8 | ---
  • #32 unfiltered cider . Downeast Blackberry Cider . MA 5.1% . $8 | ---
  • #10 sour brett tripel . Victory Sour Monkey . PA 9.5% . $8 |---
  • #33 belgian tripel . Victory Golden Monkey . NJ 9.5% . $9 |---

Gluten-Free

  • High Noon . Black Cherry . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Grapefruit . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Lime . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Mango . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Peach . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Pineapple . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Watermelon . 4.5% . $7 can
EVENT PLANNING

The Alchemist & Barrister Banquets

*As of April 2021 we will not be taking ANY reservations for our banquet services. Please be patient and check back periodically for future updates.