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Brookside Diner & Restaurant

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American, Greek, Diner
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699 State Route 10, Whippany, NJ 07981-1137
+1 973-515-4433
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6:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 am
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93 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a bunch of times and always have had great service and great food.. The same classic menu that all diners have. Check out the specials.

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Thank krocking123
York PA
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328 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coming back home from Maine. Rain pouring down for the past three hours and we were stressed. I had a turkey wrap that was excellent but the cole slaw was tasteless. Husband had a turkey burger and fries. The good news was that the rain stopped. and we had a safe drive back home

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Thank Burm
Parsippany, New Jersey
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154 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Passed by this place many times and finally got a chance to stop in. Menu has plenty of daily specials for under twenty dollars. The specials include soup or salad, entree, and dessert (cheesecake is extra). I started with a delicious lobster bisque then on to crab cakes (three not two) with baked potato and green beans, then blueberry pie... More 

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Thank djpick
Long Valley, New Jersey
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111 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Portions are satisfying and the quality of the food is very good. Our server was efficient and pleasant and tried to please. I will visit again.

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Thank buffylane
Williamsburg, Virginia
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234 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

We wanted to eat in a NJ diner while we were in New Jersey and Brookside did not disappoint. We tried the Friday night specials which was very reasonable. We both started w/ a soup, he tried the lobster bisque and I had the matzo ball soup. His bisque was very pink but he said it was tasty and my... More 

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Thank Sue M
New Jersey
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Brookside is a great diner. Eat there on a regular basis. We're not adventurous with our menu selections; we stick to classic diner foods. However the menu is vast for those who want to try lots of different things. Manager John and staff are very good.

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Thank R_from_NJ_USA
Wayne, New Jersey
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118 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

My visit was nothing Special - just eggs over with toast, coffee and a side of grits. Ok, no complaints

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Thank Steven L
Lynchburg, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Love love love the many choices on the menu. The food is always good. The servers are always friendly. Portions are huge. The desserts are to die for.

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Thank sandrastickle
Clifton Park, New York
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190 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

Typical diner food. However what makes this place stand out is the service. The waitress was very nice and helped make suggestions for our little one. I felt like we were in someone's home. We love diner food and this one stood the test of time.

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Thank leneyB
Salt Lake City, Utah
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

Breakfast was needed, and my grumpy group was extra grumpy because I made them take extra time to visit this spot. But we were very satisfied by our visit. The menu had something called Taylor Ham. I had not heard of it before, but learned that this is a New Jersey specialty. Who knew that NJ had its own regional... More 

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Thank Queezle22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Greek, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 699 State Route 10, Whippany, NJ 07981-1137
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Whippany
  • Phone Number: +1 973-515-4433

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