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Wisdom Diner


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Diner
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

This is a proper diner frequented by locals, with a huge choice of interesting homemade dishes. The earlybird deal at $9.99 which gets you soup or salad, an entree with your choices of potato or veggies and a homemade pudding, complete with drinks was a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank swampbeastie
Reviewed January 17, 2019

This is a popular restaurant along the highway. Convenient in and out. Food is good and reasonably priced. Staff are attentive and friendly. When we go back to NJ to visit, we will have several meals here, mostly breakfast. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Catherine B
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We got off the NJ Turnpike searching for something more appetizing than a rest area, and we found Wisdom. My wife got a poached egg. I got a chicken salad sandwich on rye. Both were fine. The place was hopping at 2:30pm on a Saturday!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jaseaton
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

My mom and I (on a trip North from MD) stopped in for a late breakfast. Some local men standing out front opened the door for us. We were then greeted and seated by a man with a beautiful smile and knew we picked the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ocbeachfun
Reviewed November 8, 2018

We sort of stumbled on the Wisdom diner and were so glad we did. Lovely hostess, a menu that is longer than Bible, prices your would think were from the 1960's and food that you expect in a diner that is GREAT. Most meals come...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jlcorcom
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

A true diner, food is varied. Sometimes seasonal!!!! Always cooked to your directions. Pumpkin pancakes are awesome!! Dinners are delicious. Try the bacon!!!! Wait staff is so pleasant!!! And helpful!!! A friendly, enjoyable place with great food!!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Went around 7pm for dinner, I had chicken yum yum, which the chicken was very dry. After we got our meal the waitress did not come baxm until we were finished to check on us.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tburgerman1
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Trenton, New Jersey
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The food here is really really good quality... very fresh and always have a good decent meal, however, the last few times we’ve been here the service has really sucked... servers are different and def not competent or quick.... very disappointing

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 24, 2018

When traveling on Rt I95 my wife and I usually stop at a diner up the road... This time we decided to try an alternative diner... We were pleasantly surprised... The dining room was a little smaller with a toned down decor... Bri our waitress...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Frederick L
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Drove by this place many times. Have a coworker who lives in the area and she mentioned it was a nice place to get a meal. Stopped by on a Saturday evening. Was pleasently suprised by the quick service and that it was not crowded....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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It does pen early for Breakfast
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