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Tom Sawyer

American, Diner, Greek
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98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-4025
6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Blairstown, New Jersey
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72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good for a quick meal with typical diner menu. Slightly higher prices than most other diners. friendly staff

Thank JTL07825
Wildwood Crest, New Jersey
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63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a typical diner where the food is good but you are paying the high prices for diner food. Their eggs Benedict are good.

Thank Angelo M
Cresskill NJ
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72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good, the salads had fresh wholesome ingredients and the service was pleasant. Would definitely stop again.

Thank Larry112
Newton, MA
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347 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having grown up in New Jersey, we try to get to an NJ diner any time we are back in the area. The menu of Tom Sawyer is typical of a diner. The variety is what you would expect. They have a very narrow price range for most menu items and it is fairly high. Portions are a good size.... More 

Thank Mark S
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this diner many times because the food is good, but the service is not. They are nice, but efficiency is not their strong point. Everything I have ever ordered has been consistently good and I have never dined with anyone who was disappointed with what they ordered, but you have to have plenty of time to... More 

Thank Food4thoughtnow
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

food is so so and prices too high for the quality..they renovated and raised their prices and food didn't meet the ne wsurroundings

Thank hunblos
Paramus, New Jersey
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Offers a sizeable menu but we always get omelets because no matter day or night you can't go wrong with this choice!!

Thank BonnieOBrien11
Ridgewood, New Jersey
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Good place for a well priced meal. I am usually there for coffee and desert. Friendly staff - Only flaw - crappie parking lot!

Thank ambassnj
Englewood, New Jersey
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Service was very good. The fries were tasty. I really enjoyed the Top of the World burger. The prices were moderate

Thank Adam S
Secaucus, New Jersey
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68 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We went in for lunch and were treated and seated quickly on a booth near a window as we requested. The server was friendly and went out of his was to accommodate our dietary restrictions. The house vegetables were cooked to order and still firm and crisp. Good burger served properly cooked.

Thank Annex43

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Diner, Greek
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-4025
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: 201-262-0111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?