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University Diner

580 North Ave, Union, NJ 07083-7112
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Ranked #35 of 120 Restaurants in Union
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Diner
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English first
Elizabeth, New Jersey
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Although in the past my experiences with this diner have been good, recently there seems to be a change in the way customers are treated. Nasty personal remarks were made by a waitress to the point of rude actions. They took away our table while we were still consuming our meal They started to clear away our food while we... More 

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South Orange, New Jersey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Nice diner. Service was great. I wish I knew the waiter's name, he was very good. The eggs took a little long (which he complained about). They were a little bland. It was nice to see Taylor Ham (pork roll) on the menu. Delicious. They also had grits instead of home fries, which is unusual for central Jersey. They needed... More 

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North Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The food is excellent here. No matter what meal you are here for you will not be disappointed. You really get a good portion for your money. There is something for everyone on their menu. Fast, Friendly Service. Give it a try.

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71 reviews 71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Huge, huge menu. Large portions. Good service. Food usually comes out quickly. Small section of booths in front, more space in back with booths and tables. Great value for the money

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Hillside, New Jersey
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106 reviews 106 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

There are a few diners that are near to my home. University is usually the one my wife, friends, and I choose. They have good, basic diner food at reasonable prices. Their wait staff is very friendly and their service is good. While University has good burgers, fried chicken and fries as well as great breakfast choices, I particularly like... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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188 reviews 188 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

We stopped in for dinner the other night, food was bland, greasy & service stunk, they didnt seem to care when I brought a burnt meal to their attention either

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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

its a very popular diner with a great menu and lots of good dishes.

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Elizabeth, NJ
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2012

This diner is the one i went to growing up...has changed owner but no matter what the food is great...I just love the menu

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Additional Information about University Diner

Address: 580 North Ave, Union, NJ 07083-7112
Phone Number: 908-354-3110
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Diner

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