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Colonial Diner

429 Lacey Rd, Forked River, Forked River, NJ 08731-2448
+1 609-971-2627
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
2 weeks ago
Nov 12, 2017
“Great Diner”
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Greek
429 Lacey Rd, Forked River, Forked River, NJ 08731-2448
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a few times always liked food this time the sauce on pasta was tasting wierd the waitress and staff were more than accommodating came back with a new selection quickly without incidence. And the second choice was delish!!!!

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed November 12, 2017

This is a lovely Diner...we went there twice and both times the food and service were great...we had breakfast the 1st time..which was great value...no Irish sausages...we promised to bring some with us next time we visit...and we had Brunch there another day...and on both...More

Thank Patricia09Fanning
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Not the first visit, stopped once before for breakfast. Ordered a cheese steak which was very dry, hardly any steak and yellow cheese which was not melted. Had to ask for butter to give it some taste. Waitress friendly but I will not return.

Thank Daisygirl404
Reviewed September 13, 2017

The place is old and quaint, but the food is just ok. At least it is cleaner than Lacey Diner! I guess it's good for the older people in the community cause the prices are cheap and they seem to like it cause the patrons...More

Thank ConnieB1135
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

I feel like this is the red headed step child diner in the area and I don't know why, it is by far the best...with the nicest staff and best prices. People always talk about the Greasy Spoon and Lacey Diner but this place is...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed October 5, 2016

We stopped here for lunch while doing business in the area. It was a quaint little place and quite busy. It didn't feel very friendly to us, but it seemed like if you knew the servers (were local regulars) they paid much more attention to...More

Thank TropicalLover
Reviewed September 8, 2016

NJ Diner that I passed many times. If you do not look, you will pass it by. Has a lot of specials. Basic breakfast with specials that are very inexpensive. Early bird dinners on the menu. We were only there for breakfast. The ham and...More

Thank dinerdon
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Great little diner for some breakfast or home cooked meals. Simple, nothing fancy but food is good and servers treat you like family.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Love this little corner diner with all its charm and seasoned waitresses with their smiles, laughter and senses of humor! And the food and value are outstanding! Great place for breakfast. Everything is good. My mom loves the Eggs Bendict. Great value. Dinners are very...More

Thank Willow1223
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Got seated without menus or a high chair. Things went downhill from there. Wife got asked if wanted more coffee, I didn't get asked if I wanted another orange juice. Breakfast potatoes had no taste, bacon too crispy, and corned beef hash was nearly burned....More

Thank gostartraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Diner, Greek
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 Lacey Rd, Forked River, Forked River, NJ 08731-2448
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Forked River
  • Phone Number: +1 609-971-2627
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