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Somerset Diner

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1045 Easton Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873-1625
732-828-2139
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Diner, Diner

Average diner food, same menu's as most, nothing particular stands out in this diner, although it is always packed as most NJ Diners... I've had, breakfast and lunch, never dinner. Average.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
Gina L
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Somerset, New Jersey
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Somerset, New Jersey
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Average diner food, same menu's as most, nothing particular stands out in this diner, although it is always packed as most NJ Diners... I've had, breakfast and lunch, never dinner. Average.

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Still a good diner to head to after a late night. Good service, food, and place. Friendly and quick. Accommodates large groups with reservations!

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Palmer, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Being from Mass. we don't have GREAT diners and we just love to visit them when we visit NJ. Somerset did not disappoint! Our waitress was spot on, quick, helpful and friendly. The food was great and well prepared. We were a group of 5 and the waitress even offered to split the check! Drinks were to us before we'd... More 

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Chester, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Not often we visit a diner but this was a good one. The menu was extensive and the waitress very helpful. Each day has a page or two of specials and a guide is very helpful. We got a good meal...tasty, large portions, not expensive. And they let you bring in your own bottle! Something we miss from our Somerset... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This is a wonderful example of a true New Jersey Diner. Wonderful staff, wonderful food. We've had dinner for two at 7pm and Lunch for 25 on a Sunday afternoon in a snow storm. They always accommodate no matter the size of the group or the occasion.

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Albany, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Ate breakfast here several times last weekend. Food was OK. Companions did not like the potatoes served with breakfast. They do serve you a lot of food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

First off save room for dessert or take some to go...The desserts at SD are excellent!! The plate servings are huge so come hungry. Lots to choose from and you won't be disappointed.

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

It was our first time trying this diner. Heard from a lot of people how great it is and finally, one day, we decided to check it out. The atmosphere was nice. We were seated by the bar and everyone had a smile on their faces, always great to see that. The waitress that we had was suchhhhh a pleasure... More 

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New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My wife and I went for a breakfast meal. The service was attentive. Asked several times whether our meals were satisfactory. Ambience was attractive for a diner. Minor concerns which by he way I did not divulge until after my meal was completed. 1- potatoes were under cooked. 2- The toast was brought out several minutes after the meal arrived.... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My visits here will be (very) limited because (new) management is not very client friendly. (Day) manager (Dimitri (?) part owner) is "making more money" than he did while working for Peter, former owner, and he "does not care if (clients) are unhappy." In quotes are his words when I made my first complaint in 25 years. Complaint was centered... More 

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Address: 1045 Easton Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873-1625
Phone Number: 732-828-2139
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
Cuisine: Diner

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  • Address: 1045 Easton Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873-1625
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: 732-828-2139

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner

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