Our Local Picks for National Soup Month

JyllSoupDid you know it’s National Soup Month? Yes, ’tis the season for some good hearty stocks. Whether you like to dunk your bread, slurp some noodles, or get all your vegetables for the day in one bowl, we found some great soup spots in and around town.

We’ve listed our picks by location: Hopewell, Lawrenceville, Pennington and Princeton.  Eat-in or take it to go, you can’t go wrong with a good bowl of soup! Chowder, chili, bisque or stew…we promise this list has a soup for you

Raise a spoon to these super soups!
Jyll from PrincetonScoop

For 8 years, Boro Bean has created comfort food in Hopewell Borough – their soup and chili is soulful and hand crafted, and served with house baked bread. With local artwork on the walls, this neighborhood coffee shop hub is a perfect Hopewell stop. facebook.com/theborobean or @borobean

Brick Farm Market has the right stuff to keep you warm and nourished this winter. Try one of their fresh daily soups or take home a house-made frozen soup, stock or broth to create your own bowls of goodness with the best ingredients to be found! www.brickfarmmarket.com

Every batch of Jammin’Crepes delicious soup is scratch-made daily with local ingredients. A house brewed slow-simmered veggie stock is the basis with vegetarian & vegan options topping the list, all delivered with a side of signature crispy crepe chips! www.jammincrepes.com

Princeton Soup & Sandwich Co. is in their 12th year and a little landmark on the corner of Palmer Sq East in Princeton. Serving a variety of over 50 soups including vegetarian, gluten free, meat, poultry and their famous lobster bisque. Serving breakfast, lunch & dinner & catering. www.princetonsoupandsandwich.com

The Princeton cornerstone of gourmet food since 1967, Bon Appetit ladles up three soups daily with meat and vegetarian options. Staff favorites are the Italian wedding soup, texas beef chili and the classic corn chowder. The perfect stop at the Princeton Shopping Center. www.bonappetitfinefoods.com

Fresh made daily & always interesting, if you want soup Chez Alice Catering Company in Pennington has got it– meat, vegetarian, even vegan! Try their Butternut squash with bacon, one of a kind New England clam chowder, Beef Barley & more!  www.chezalicecatering.com

Warm up this winter at Emily’s Café and Catering, where the chefs prepare two delicious soups daily. Tuscan White Bean perhaps? Visit their Facebook page to view their soups and specials of the day. Located right on North Main Street Pennington. www.facebook.com/emilyscafeandcatering

WildFlour gluten free soups are available by the quart, and can be paired with their house-made veggie gluten free lasagna for 4. Please order 1 day in advance.  Available for pick up at the cafe, or at the Princeton farmers market Jan 21 & Feb 18, 11-4.  www.wildflourbakery-cafe.com