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City Diner

) #5 of 528 Restaurants in Jersey City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
31 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
+1 201-721-5131
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“home fries” (12 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
31 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
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Reviewed yesterday

Our favorite breakfast place in Jersey City. When we're in town, we eat at this place rather than the expensive hotel breakfast buffet.

Thank CAB111
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We were tired and looking for comfort food. Chose this place based on TA reviews and got what we were looking for - good food diner style. It was not too crowded when we arrived for dinner, service was fast and good and food was...More

Thank Traveler2here
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at the City Diner last night, and have to say the service was impeccable, staff were very friendly, and my steak was cooked to perfection! Would highly recommend and would definitely eat here again, if we have time on...More

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Admittedly, I am old-fashioned, and therefore the old-school charm of the Flamingo, where the servers were always the same and always remembered you and how you liked your bacon (without you saying anything) definitely appealed to me. The 1950s décor was homey and reminiscent of...More

Thank shanadevil
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Although the menu is fairly extensive, I almost always get the corned beef hash for breakfast - it is that good and that consistent. I am proud to call myself a regular here. The food is outstanding, the staff is hardworking and dedicated and management...More

Thank Alexander S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Very good Eggs Benedict and veggie omelette and home fries and priced right vs eating at Hyatt for breakfast

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This place is GREAT! We were recently in Jersey City for business. We ate almost all of our meals here at the City Diner. Everything we had was good, hot and fresh! The servers were so polite and gave us great service. And the prices...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We found this diner was right on our door step a few hundred steps away from our apartment. They stay open 24 hours and have a very varied menu- huge amounts and very tasty This is the 'go to' place for all locals on holiday...More

Thank shola020
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Ordered burger and fries just the burger was brought out, had to remind him about fries took a 5 minutes before he realized I wasn't touching my burger was trying to get his attention for condiments. Menu did not have a great selection. Might consider...More

Thank Jlynnkyles
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Very nice diner with good food, good service & good value. We will return. I had the classic french toast with a side of bacon and a side of home fries and couldn't believe the size of the portions you receive. If you are in...More

Thank BarryDTinaD
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Greg H
4 June 2016|
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Response from Dougiemg | Reviewed this property |
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sandy p
23 December 2015|
Response from JH007 | Reviewed this property |
I'm late answering but I was there on thanksgiving and it was open as normal. I don't think they do reservations

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-721-5131
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