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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 10:00am to 1:30am

  • Lunch & Dinner Menu - Monday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm & Sunday from 12:00pm to 10:00pm.
  • Breakfast Menu - every Sunday from 10:00am to 12:00pm.
  • Late Night Menu - Monday 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!

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, we have limited seating. We apologize for this particular inconvenience, as we kindly ask you - once you finish your meal and drinks, to keep in mind there are other customers waiting to be seated. We appreciate your understanding and continued patronage!

LUNCH & DINNER MENU - 11:30am to 10:00pm
SUNDAYS - 12:00pm to 10:00pm

FIRST FLAVORS

Onion Soup Au Gratin $8 - chicken & beef broth . melted provolone cheese . croutons . scallions

Hummus $13 - garbanzo beans . tahini . feta cheese . pepperoncini . tomato . kalamata olives . cucumber . pita

Chicken Wings (Buffalo | Sesame-Ginger) $16 - celery . bleu cheese

A&B Nachos $16 - andouille sausage . grilled chicken . red beans . garbanzo beans . jalapeños . black olives . tomatoes . cheddar & pepper jack cheeses

Cauliflower Crush Pizza $15 - plum tomatoes . fresh mozzarella . basil pesto - add chicken +$2

Flash-Fried Calamari $16 - sesame-ginger dressing . shiitake mushrooms . red bell & poblano peppers . scallions . black & white sesame seeds . sriracha

SALADS

Fantastic Five Grain Power Niçoise Salad $13 - grain blend (qinoa . millet . kaniwa . amaranth . teff) . tender green beans . hard cooked eggs . kalamata olives . roasted potatoes . grape tomatoes . lemon-dill vinaigrette - add chicken +$5 | add shrimp +$6 | add salmon +$6

Caesar Mediterranean Style $13 - kalamata olives . feta cheese . tomato . crostini - add chicken +$5 | add salmon +$6 | add steak +$6

A&B Cheesesteak Salad $20 - field greens . grilled sirloin . provolone cheese . roasted red peppers . grilled onions . garlic-fresh herb dressing . potato hay top

ENTRÉES

Mac 'n' Cheese $14 - creamy four cheese sauce (smoked gouda . cheddar . mozzarella . parmesan) . crispy toasted herb crumbs

Buffalo Chicken Mac 'n' Cheese $16 - creamy four cheese sauce (smoked gouda . cheddar . mozzarella . parmesan) . crumbled bleu cheese . crispy toasted herb crumbs

Mexican Fiesta $17 - shrimp tacos . chicken quesadilla . house-made chorizo & potato stuffed empanadas . rice . black beans . salsa

Baked Shepard's Pie $19 - ground lamb . corn . peas . carrots . cheddar mashed crust

SANDWICHES

Buttermilk Fried Chicken with Creamy Mac 'n' Cheese Stuffed Waffle Sandwich $17 - cheddar cheese . smoked bacon . tomato . pickle . ranch dressing . house-cut fries with seasoning

Salmon & Fried Green Tomato BLT $17 - smoked bacon . mixed greens . bermuda onion . sun-dried tomato pesto . brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning

A&B Chicken Club $16 - grilled chicken breast . fresh mozzarella . lettuce . tomato . basil pesto . torpedo roll . house-cut fried with seasoning

Daily Roasted Free-Range Turkey Sandwich $16  - smoked bacon . avocado . balsamic-onion marmalade . sage mayo . multi-grain bread . house-cut fries with seasoning

OUR FAMOUS BURGERS

Classic Burger $19 - american cheese . lettuce . tomato . bermuda onion . toasted brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning . crisp pickle

Tiger Burger $19 - blackened . cheddar cheese . lettuce . tomato . tiger sauce (mayo . ketchup . mustard) . toasted brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning . crisp pickle

Bleu Burger $19 - smoked bacon . crumbled bleu cheese . rosemary aioli . balsamic drizzle . scallions . toasted brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning . crisp pickle

Throwback Burger $19 - port-wine cheddar cheese . sweet red pepper relish . toasted brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning . crisp pickle

Turkey Burger $19 - provolone cheese . roasted fennel & plum tomato . basil pesto . toasted brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning . crisp pickle

Beyond Burger $19 - fresh mozzarella . arugula . roasted tomato . red onion . lemon vinaigrette . toasted brioche roll . house-cut fries with seasoning . crisp pickle

BREAKFAST MENU - 10:00am to 12:00pm
SUNDAYS ONLY

Eggs & Omelets

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

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

Western Omelet with Swiss Cheese $13 - smoked ham . onions . peppers . served w/ your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes

California Style Omelet $13 - pepper jack cheese . tomato . guacamole . served w/ 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 w/ powdered sugar & served w/ a side of syrup

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

Belgian Waffle $11 - dusted w/ powdered sugar & served w/ 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 - 8 oz. grilled sirloin and “eggs your way” . served w/ your choice of toast & mini potato pancakes

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

Big Bang $15 - two “eggs your way” . bacon strips . sausage links . thick cut challah french toast . served w/ mini potato pancakes

BEVERAGES

Coffee $3.50 - regular or decaf

Espresso $3.50

Cappuccino $3.75

Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice $6 - 12 oz.

Tomato Juice $3.50

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

From the Bar

Mimosa $5 - orange juice . prosecco

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

PUB FAVORITES

Crispy Flatbread Pizza (Plain or Pepperoni) $8 - thin crisp crust . mozzarella cheese . marinara

A&B Nachos (gluten-free) $8 - andouille sausage . grilled chicken . red beans . chickpeas . jalapeños . black olives . tomatoes . cheddar & pepper jack cheeses

Chicken Wings (Buffalo or Sesame-Ginger Style) $8 - served w/ celery & bleu cheese

Battered Green Beans $7 - served w/ chipotle aioli

Mozzarella Sticks $7 - served w/ marinara

NY Style Pretzels $7

Chicken Tenders $7

HAPPY HOUR EVERYDAY - 10:00pm to CLOSE

Last Call at 1:00am

$5

  • Select Drafts - Dos Equis , Bud Light, Coors Light, & Rolling Rock
  • 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
  • Spring Sparkler - elderflower liqueur . white zinfandel . prosecco . club soda . lemon
  • Bar Stool Bomb - pink whitney vodka . grape juice . ginger ale
  • Cranberry Apple Muleabsolut vodka . fresh cranberry . apple liqueur . ginger beer
  • Jalapeño-Lime Margaritainfused jalapeño-lime tequila . triple sec . fresh lime juice
  • A&B Cosmoabsolut vodka . triple sec . cranberry . fresh lime juice
  • La Stregapink whitney vodka . peach schnapps . cranberry & orange juice
  • Aperol Spritziced prosecco . club soda
  • Prosecco Breezerum . pineapple & cranberry juice . prosecco
  • Dark and Stormygoslings black seal rum float . ginger beer . lime

WINE - glass | bottle

White

  • pinot grigio . Legendary . Romania . $9 | ---
  • pinot grigio . Cinta . Italy . $11 | $40
  • bordeaux blanc . Château Vircoulon . France . $10 | $41
  • sauvignon blanc . Legendary . Romania . $9 | ---
  • sauvignon blanc . Ribbonwood . New Zealand . $12 | $46
  • riesling . St. Michael . Germany . $11 | $42
  • chardonnay . Legendary . Romania . $9 | ---
  • chardonnay . Decoded . California . $12 | $46

Sparkling

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

Rosé

  • rosé . Seaside Cellars . Portugal . $11 | $42

Red

  • pinot noir . Legendary . Romania . $9 | ---
  • pinot noir . Parker's . Oregon . $11 | $35
  • merlot . Lengendary . Romania . $9 | ---
  • merlot . Esser . California . $11 | $42
  • zinfandel . Paris Valley Road . California . $12 | $46
  • malbec . Viña Palaciega . Argentina . $9 | ---
  • malbec . Mendoza Vineyards 1907 . Argentina . $11 | $42
  • cabernet sauvignon . Legendary . Romania . $9 | ---
  • cabernet sauvignon . Cabrillo . 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 | ---
  • #43 special lager . Dos Equis . Mexico 4.2% . $7 | ---
  • #7 lager . Yuengling . PA 4.5% . $6 | $8
  • #31 lager . Rolling Rock . PA 4.5% . $5 | ---
  • #30 toasted lager . Blue Point . NY 4.5% . $8 | ---
  • #39 lager . Landshark . FL 4.6% . $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 | ---
  • #T1 lager . Hofbräu Original . Germany 5.1% . $8 | ---
  • #44 belgian pilsner . Bavik Super Pils . Belgium 5.2% . $8 | ---
  • #25 munich lager . Hacker Pschorr Munchner Gold . Germany 5.5% . $8 | ---
  • #21 pilsner . Screamin’ Hill No Till Pils . NJ 5.6% . $8 | ---

Wheat | Wit | Weiss

  • #42 mango wheat . Golden Road Mango Cart  . CA 4.0% . $8 | ---
  • #41 belgian style white . Kane Cloud Cover . NJ 4.8% . $8 | ---
  • #35 wheat ale . Hoegaarden Belgian White . Belgium 4.9% . $8 | ---
  • #45 citrus wit . Victory Whirlwind . PA 5.2% . $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 | ---

Ale | Amber

  • #11 golden ale . Kona Big Wave . HI 4.4% . $7 | ---
  • #T2 english pale ale . Bass . England 5.1% . $8 | ---
  • #22 not quite pale ale . Magic Hat #9 . VT 5.1% . $8 | ---
  • #13 pale ale . Jetty Session . NJ 5.25% . $8 | ---
  • #17 pale ale . Sierra Nevada . CA 5.6% . $7 | ---
  • #19 american pale ale . Kane Sneakbox . NJ 6.7% . $8 | ---
  • #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 | ---
  • #28 lo cal ipa . Victory Easy Ringer . PA 4.3% . $8 | ---
  • #18 ipa . Screamin' Hill Dusty Dungarees . NJ 5.8% . $8 | ---
  • #9 ipa . Goose Island . IL 5.9% . $7 | ---
  • #40 ipa . Dogfish Head 60 Minute . DE 6.0% . $8 | ---
  • #48 hazy ipa . Victory Brotherly Love . PA 6.0% . $8 | ---
  • #24 ipa . Spellbound . NJ 6.5% . $8 | ---
  • #20 ipa . Revolution Anti-Hero . IL 6.7% . $8 | ---
  • #4 ipa . Southern Tier . NY 7.0% . $8 | ---
  • #29 hazy ipa . Double Nickel 420 . NJ 7.0% . $8 | ---
  • #15 ipa . Firestone Walker Union Jack . CA 7.0% . $8 | ---
  • #26 ipa . Bell’s Two Hearted Ale . MI 7.0% . $8 | ---
  • #8 ne ipa . Beach Haus Swell . NJ 7.3% . $8 | ---

Dark | Roasted

  • #T4 stout . Guinness . Ireland 4.2% . --- | $8 (20 oz. pour)
  • #34 vanilla porter . Breckenridge . CO 5.4% . $8 | ---
  • #23 oatmeal stout . Vault Bear Hug . PA 5.6% . $8 | ---
  • #46 porter . Screamin' Hill Snow Owl . NJ 6.4% . $8 | ---

Fruity | Funky | Sour

  • #32 hard cider . Strongbow Gold Apple . England 5.0% . $7 | ---
  • #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 . Pineapple . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Lime . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Watermelon . 4.5% . $7 can
  • High Noon . Peach . 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.