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Star Tavern

400 High St, Orange, NJ 07050-1921
+1 973-675-3336
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pie” (41 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
400 High St, Orange, NJ 07050-1921
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone knows that they serve some of the best thin crust Pizza in New Jersey. We started our meal with a salad to share. It was excellent and was large enough to serve two persons and we had a little left over.👍👍👍

Thank Richard S
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Stopped in before visiting Thomas Edison NP for a NY style pizza experience and we were not disappointed. The pizza was very good and decently priced! This is definitely a busy and very local joint - glad we stopped in!

Thank Sunseekergirl77
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Decor: Rustic, throwback. Clean. The ambience is not the high point, but it's comfortable with some booths and full bar, plus TVs. Menu: Starters like mussels, salads, sandwiches (e.g., parmesan sandwiches), pastas, including lasagna and ziti. We didn't try those, assuming (and confirming!) that pizza...More

Thank Pacificisles
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Star Tavern has been in business since I was in high school MANY years ago! As usual, the antipasto and pizza were delicious. The service was speedy and our server was efficient. Don’t expect silverware and china; remember that this is a pizzeria. Star Tavern...More

Thank John G
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Getting four stars for food, certainly not the attitude or friendliness of the staff. We had an antipasto, which was very good and plentiful. Then we had a whole wheat cheese pizza, which was outrageously good and tasted like a Jersey tomato pie. The atmosphere...More

Thank 2hubbies
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Recently had lunch with friends at this long-time tavern known for it's thin-crust pizza. Place did not disappoint. Pizza was delicious - as good as I have had - and I have had the best North Jersey and Brooklyn have to offer. Place is small...More

Thank fencingdad
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Excellent pizza, eggplant parmigiana, mussels We ordered 1 pepperoni pizza, 2 eggplant parm and 1 order of mussels. Eggplant parn and mussels were served within 15 minutes - after waiting 25 minutes I asked where the pizza was - I was told it would take...More

Thank MarcL1830
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

I used to live in New Jersey and Star tavern is still my all time favorite pizza! I miss this place! Dream about this place when I'm back in Georgia. Everytime I come to New Jersey I ALWAYS make time to go to Star tavern...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed March 31, 2018

After a long time between visits, we decided to have some pizza at one of the most famous pizzerias in NJ. Amazingly nothing has changed, the long line that somehow moves quickly, the very good thin pizza and the wonderful people that work and eat...More

Thank Harry S
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Came on a, oh my God, Saturday night at dinner time. Not sure what we were thinking but the place was packed. Stood in line for a little while for a table when a couple of regulars got up from the bar and offered us...More

Thank Geoff S
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louis s
March 11, 2017|
Response from NanTanner | Reviewed this property |
My mother loves the linguini with clams and the shrimp in garlic basket. She recommends staying away from the calamari and the meat dishes.
Carole S
August 26, 2015|
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Response from Silvia P | Reviewed this property |
I think the waiter said it was 14 inches but the plain is $11, and worth every penny!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 High St, Orange, NJ 07050-1921
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-675-3336
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