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Colonial Diner

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American, Diner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

Used to be my favorite diner. Dessert a month ago was expensive and the cakes not as good as they used to be (with smaller cuts). Then today for lunch a chicken salad sandwich was awful. Huge thick bread, hardly any chicken salad and what...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ladydeexyz11
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Went for brunch with a group of 20 last sunday. Service was excellent. I had an omelet which was one of the biggest I have ever been served. I couldn't finish it. Home fries are delicious, and the coffee was great. Considering how large a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CLZA
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

The food here is just like most diners. It was very busy and it looked like most were customers that had been here a few times. I would definitely come back for lunch/dinner.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dnnklly
Reviewed December 26, 2018

We arrived after the breakfast rush, so they were quite empty. The service was attentive. Real NJ sloppy Joes and the coffee was very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jrzygrl1954
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The other night I had a craving for a nice pizza burger, my husband suggested the Colonial Diner and we went. What a disappointment!!!!!!! It was just a burger and they didn't even bother to melt the mozzarella cheese on top. The cheese was not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mariamarciano
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Meal was served quite quickly nice menu good food and plenty of it. Comfortable seating . Service was efficient. Waitress was pleasantly chatty.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kay_farm
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Expected typical diner menu. Was disappointed as the menu was limited in choices. None of your typical diner comfort foods available and the choices you had seemed very expensive. Service was good and quick but not like a diner you'd expect

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Joe32926
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Colonial Diner, located on Route 18 Northbound, in East Brunswick is well worth the trip for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, or anything in between. A classic Diner serving good food everyone will enjoy. Service is always good and friendly.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed July 30, 2018

I stopped in during the later hours of lunch on a Monday afternoon with a co-worker since we were in the area. It was very crowded for an off hour which was a good sign. I immediately noticed this diner was large and can accommodate...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Melonie S
Reviewed May 11, 2018

Newer ownership seem to lack sensitivity of former, long time owner. Seems quite a bit different from prior atmosphere. Salad bar not as good as in past. Menus too brief, and somewhat pricey for offerings.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Albert S
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