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The Pop Shop

American, Diner
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729 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108
856-869-0111
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Today
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Description: The Pop Shop serves whimsical American comfort cuisine. Featured...
The Pop Shop serves whimsical American comfort cuisine. Featured nationally on “Throwdown with Bobby Flay” on The Food Network. Kids’ menu was awarded “Best Menu in America” by Restaurant Hospitality magazine. The huge menu includes 30 grilled cheese, dozens of pancakes, creative burgers, salads and sandwiches, hand cut fries, and gourmet sundaes and milkshakes. All day breakfast. Retro décor with 1950’s soda counter and bubble gum colors. Private banquet space for up to 100.
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Good for:
Families with children

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 64
    Excellent
  • 56
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food, bad atmosphere

My rating would be a 3.5 if such a rating were available. I have been to The Pop Shop 2 times in the past month, one time for a burger and one time for a salad. Both choices were good, esp. the salad, which was huge. Of course, the ice cream sundaes were terrific. My problem is the noise... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
spf109
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Haddon Township
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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172 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Haddon Township
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My rating would be a 3.5 if such a rating were available. I have been to The Pop Shop 2 times in the past month, one time for a burger and one time for a salad. Both choices were good, esp. the salad, which was huge. Of course, the ice cream sundaes were terrific. My problem is the noise level.... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I went to the Medford, NJ location with a group of friends last month. It was a busy place. We got there just in time (11:30 AM), for the wait grew to 1 hour while we were seated. This location wasn't "officially" open for business yet, but doors were open for a trial run. The service was a little slow... More 

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Oakland, Maryland
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This review is for The Pop Shop at Medford, NJ, where we went last week when visiting friends. Although it's certainly not the worst restaurant I've visited, It's also certainly not the best by any means. Even cutting them a break for only being open for about a week at the time, there are several issues I would like to... More 

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Collingswood, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

We really love the Pop Shop. All the food is good. Certainly not a romantic spot, as it's mostly families- but it's good old fashioned food and ice cream. Try the "Eldridge". You'll love it!

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Collingswood, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Unfortunately, I don't get here too often, but when I do , I always enjoy it:) A great place with great service! They even have fun ideas for children in mind! ( Dr.Suess Day, pajama days) Also , they take part in many event charities ( weather they are the drop-off spot or they themselves are donating) Their entire menu... More 

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Collingswood, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Kids love this place because there is lots of the food that they go for. Parents love it because the kids are happy, the decor takes you back even beyond Grandma's era, and the food is unexpectedly sophisticated for a place that seems kid-oriented. I especially enjoy the salads, chopped or not: the smoked salmon with goat cheese, capers and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Busy Saturday night and we had to wait, but they took cell number and called when ready. Collingswood is nice to walk around. Great service, really nice server - Julia. Food was good - lots of choices, known for grilled cheese. I had cheddar, portabello, spinach, caramelized onions - very tasty! If we hadn't been stuffed, would have had ice... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

my inlaws brought us there for dinner. they have a huge selection of grilled cheese sandwiches, other offerings too. i liked the menu, it is on news paper,only two pages but you can fit many items in news print. they have an old working soda fountain,but i am sure the sell a lot of the name brand soda as well.... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Visited with my GF after rave reviews from her friends. Not disappointed at all. Small wait for a table as it was packed with customers - usually a good sign! Got seated in a newly acquired extension around the back of the restaurant - a bit sparsely populated when we were there and I'd rather have sat in the much... More 

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Mount laurel
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

As stated by other reviewers this place is like a 50's era soda shop, great concept. This definitely is a place parents bring their kids and the noise level says it all. Menu is vast, nothing gourmet you understand but what we had was very good. Perhaps a smaller menu would result in a better quality of food. Service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 729 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Collingswood
  • Phone Number: 856-869-0111

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

The Pop Shop serves whimsical American comfort cuisine. Featured nationally on “Throwdown with Bobby Flay” on The Food Network. Kids’ menu was awarded “Best Menu in America” by Restaurant Hospitality magazine. The huge menu includes 30 grilled cheese, dozens of pancakes, creative burgers, salads and sandwiches, hand cut fries, and gourmet sundaes and milkshakes. All day breakfast. Retro décor with 1950’s soda counter and bubble gum colors. Private banquet space for up to 100.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm

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