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Suburban Diner

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172 Route 17 North, Paramus, NJ 07652
+1 201-261-2605
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
172 Route 17 North, Paramus, NJ 07652
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten here a few times, each time it's underwhelming. The location is really convenient, though, so we keep giving it another go. We won't be going there again after today. The diner was busy so we excused the long wait to get our order...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just had a terrible experience here with management. When we ordered our meals, the server listed a collection of sides and we chose based on what she recommended. At no time was it mentioned that any side was a "premium" side and the implication...More

Thank Njkirk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was very good. The best things we are was the coleslaw, pickles.and the onion rings. Quantity does not equal quality.

Thank marley2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch and had a great meal. We chose the lunch specials half a sandwich with soup and salad. The meats were loaded on the sandwich the soup delicious and the salad fresh and crisp. We will be back when we are...More

Thank fisherman65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since the diner has done extensive renovations a few years back, I have found the food has gone down hill. Ordered a vanilla shake and they served it to me in a small glass and it not onky tasted lousy but it was the consistency...More

Thank The_Baron714
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been coming for years. The place is huge and usually packed. you won't have to wait long if at all. Had the very best salad ever. Mediterrainean Salad. Tuna,Feta, Tender marinated artichoke with hearts, kalamata oilives, tomato, cucs all atop fresh crisp greens dressed...More

Thank Paula Faye J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to the Suburban Diner since I was a kid and the food is always wonderful and the service is so friendly that you feel like you are going to a friend's house. Everyone wants to be sure you enjoy your experience....More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with my family after a day of sightseeing in NYC, and it was a great choice! Greeted at the door by the owner, could not have had better service, truly attentive and cared that we had a good experience. Everything that we ordered...More

Thank John W
Reviewed July 15, 2017

This is the finest diner in our area. No matter what time of day you go, the food is exceptional. My husband always has the burger - all different ways. Never had a bad one yet. I often have the Mediterranean salad which is always...More

1  Thank mobe07607
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Good diner with a big variety of food on the menu. Can get very very busy and sometimes you'll have to wait.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 am
6:00 am - 2:00 am
6:00 am - 2:00 am
6:00 am - 2:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Route 17 North, Paramus, NJ 07652
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-261-2605
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