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Kenilworth Diner

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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Quaint and relaxed, the Kenilworth Diner & Restaurant is dedicated to being your home away from home. Fresh, homestyle cooking paired with friendly and attentive service this is what we do best. Think: first-class dining on a first-name basis, where new patrons often become our most-beloved regulars. Whether it’s a lunch meeting, quick breakfast before work, or a quiet dinner with your family, we’re dedicated to giving you the most outstanding dining experience. Sit back and relax while you enjoy our fresh soups, hearty entrees, and world-famous cheesecake. With over 40 years of service, we’ve had the pleasure of growing with our community. Now with an expanded catering menu, and award-winning
PRICE RANGE
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Diner
FEATURES
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pancakes cheesecake turkey sandwich onion rings soup potatoes prices are very reasonable an extensive menu all day breakfast lunch or dinner large portions the garden state parkway comfort food staying nearby excellent food feta specials
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in the next town over and the diner options aren't very good so I choose to come here. I've had numerous dining experiences over the years here and mostly for breakfast. When you walk in you have that quaint charm with all the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Melonie S
Antoni B, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Melonie.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good morning Kenilworth Dinner. Have to say I driven by this place many of times. This place is wonderful. I have now been here twice. First time for dinner now today for breakfast. First time I had the special of Stuffed shrimp which was excellent....More

Date of visit: December 2018
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TheKenilworthDiner, Manager at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you and welcome to the diner fam.

Reviewed November 23, 2018

Thy serve good food, offer excellent service, have adequate free parking, and all with moderate prices.

Date of visit: November 2018
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TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2018

Thank you

Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff. Nice, typical Jersey Diner menu. My wife had a Hawaiian grilled cheese that she enjoyed. I had the feta spinach omelette that was very good... not big chunks of spinach leaves, finely chopped and mixed with feta.

Date of visit: November 2018
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TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you for the review. Hope to see you again soon!!

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We chose this diner for breakfast as it was near our hotel. Upon entry it seemed very busy for a Tuesday morning after 10 and we were taken to our table right by the open kitchen. Good signs for sure. Clean kitchen and good food!!!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you for all the kind words and taking time to write a review. Looking forward to the next time your in town and you stop by

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

After a 6 hour drive the pork loin dinner hit the spot. We also had a great breakfast here. Prices were really reasonable as well. Service prompt and friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Antoni B, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Great food! Huge menu, order the pancakes! Breakfast in the morning and the evening! Great, friendly severs and host. Yes, there is a couple minute wait. Worth it.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank christopher2140
TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you Christopher

Reviewed July 20, 2018

Went to this diner for the first time this month. Its a minute or too from the Garden State Parkway, The food was excellent as was the customer service. Also liked the décor of the place. Try it out if u can/

Date of visit: July 2018
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TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Tired after a long day, three of us stopped by for a meal. It was pleasant and friendly and comforting. We had excellent burgers and onion rings and sandwiches! You can count on this spot for a good hot meal. They have an extensive menu...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed the experience

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a buffalo chicken wrap, came with soup, fries and another side. $10.50. The menu was packed full and so was the diner but the food came out quick.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 66chuckh
TheKenilworthDiner, Owner at Kenilworth Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thank you for your review

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