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summit diner

1 Union Pl, Summit, NJ 07901-3603
+1 908-277-3256
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (8 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Union Pl, Summit, NJ 07901-3603
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a neat place. across from the railroad sta. it is your typical 1930 type trolley car diner. great old interior....great breakfast food, very friendly and attentive wait staff. a must visit place when in the area....a summit icon

Thank baron13
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Summit Diner is an old school boxcar diner that is definitely charming and has just good food. Fun place to enjoy a great breakfast in an old boxcar. Wait line was rather long but well worth the wait.

Thank garyDallas_Tx
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The diner is a Summit Icon. It has been across the street from the railroad station for many decades. If you want to eat great food and still maintain your budget this is the place for you. The service is tops and the wait staff...More

Thank rsquire48
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Every day you get a Menge of the day with a soup to an expensive price. The hosts where Greeks and I like the meal very much.

Thank Eve223
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We had breakfast at the Diner today - first time in many years since we moved from the area. The diner is small, and has been well maintained over the years, i.e. new covering on the booths, etc. The service was excellent. Since the diner...More

Thank Sammy401
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic historic diner in downtown summit. The inside looks like an old train car with wood trim. The food is great as is the atmosphere.

Thank chetndeb
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Such a cute little old fashion diner. We stopped for breakfast close to 10:00AM. We were able to sit at a table. The menu is on the wall. My wife had pancakes and i had the western omelet with sausage links and english muffin. The...More

Thank SteveL4473
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This is one of my first stops on my yearly visit with friends in Summit. I always get breakfast foods no matter what time of day I stop. The food is always good and freshly made. Everyone that works here in super nice. I wish...More

Thank Hoosier_Travel_Nut
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

The diner in summit is somehow unique. The combination of historic diner and nice food is definitely worthwhile going once in a while

Thank 385sebastianh
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

I happened to be at the Summit Medical Center which is nearby so stopped into this old timey diner which looks pretty funky and cool. Neither the soup nor the BLT (which should be a diner standby) were all that special. The service was pretty...More

Thank Hammbrook
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March 20, 2017|
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Response from JZajax | Reviewed this property |
This is an old school diner, so you would have to be careful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 1:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Union Pl, Summit, NJ 07901-3603
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 908-277-3256
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