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All 119 Paramus Restaurants

Tom Sawyer

98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652
201-262-0111
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Ranked #10 of 119 Restaurants in Paramus
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Washington Township, Bergen County, New Jersey, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This was one of the better Bergen county diner...no longer. Just had brunch there...food was poor to fair. Ordered matzo ball soup...matzo ball had no flavor and the soup was straight out of a jar/can. Had a bagel with lox...was expecting the typical out of package, not fresh, but even for packaged smoked salmon it was bad. The wife had... More 

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I grew up in Bergen County. I moved a few years ago, but my parents are still stuck there until they retire. They always go to the Tom Sawyer Diner when they do not feel like cooking. When I come home to visit, that is where we go and have gone for years. They remember you, and it feels like... More 

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Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews 71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Not fans of diners, but our son's choice and he was treating. Attractive outside/inside - not the typical 'chrome everywhere' look. Friendly staff. Efficient server. Fair prices. Food arrived within 10 minutes. Corned beef hash w/2 eggs over medium & home fries: hash crisp w/ actual pieces of corned beef, real potatoes and perfect eggs (no pre-frozen stuff). Husband had... More 

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Oradell, New Jersey
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86 reviews 86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We were on the way home; it was close to 6 PM and since it was too late to start dinner, we decided to stop at The Tom Sawyer Diner. We’ve driven by this diner many times but this was the first time we decided to stop & have something to eat. The diner is located on Ridgewood Avenue close... More 

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Baldwinville, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Stopped here while driving home from Williamsburg, Va. The diner doesn't look like diners in Massachusetts....This is right off the highway and easy to get to. Parking if busy might be little tough. We were greeted right away and the hostess was very nice and friendly. Our waiter came right over and took our order. Our meals arrived within 10-15... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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107 reviews 107 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Had lunch here with my mom. She loves buffalo wings, so I joined her. I didnt expect much coming from a diner, but they weren't bad. Mom hot Chipotle and I chose Jack Daniels. Nice portion size for lunch. Mom enjoyef enjoyed hers. Mine were a bit on the sweet side. Would choose something else next time. Service was attentive... More 

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West Palm Beach
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We went to Tom Sawyer's today and got breakfast omelets. I got the Italian and my boyfriend got the New Yorker. They were delicious and they gave us heaping servings so we didn't leave hungry at all. Our server was nice. Good diner :)

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Cape May, New Jersey
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58 reviews 58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We eat here when in the area have noticed the service slowing of late. While crowds are nothing new there appears to be a change of staff. If you are not in a hurry please stop by. I usually have a wrap or Ruben sandwich. The turkey dinner is also very tasty. A nice stop after shopping at Paramus Park... More 

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BERGEN COUNTY,N.J.
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494 reviews 494 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Had lunch with a friend here yesterday,very good food.I had a turkey club and my friend had a tuna wrap.The service was a little slow,but the place was packed.The only odd thing our booth had a few holes or cutouts on our table?Anyway we would surely comeback.

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New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

It's a special feeling to know that you can visit and re-visit a diner and continue to get the same quality food today that you did 25 years ago. That's how it is at the Tom Sawyer in Paramus,NJ. Newly remodeled after a fire a few years back, Steve, Vicky and staff have taken this wonderful food haven to the... More 

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Additional Information about Tom Sawyer

Address: 98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652
Phone Number: 201-262-0111
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American

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