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Livingston Diner

American, Diner
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360 E Northfield Rd, Livingston, NJ 07039-4812
+1 973-992-6339
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Have eaten here many times. The food is good and is priced reasonably. I've had breakfast here. Eggs, hash, french toast. pancakes etc. All were done properly and the portions were generous. I had sandwiches and soups for lunch and again all were good. For dinner I've had fish, roast beef, salads etc. I've never had a bad meal here.... More 

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New Jersey
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480 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Went for early dinner on Saturday night. Everything was very good except lamb chops. While they were tasty, they were tough and somewhat fatty. Everyone else's meal was very good along with extensive sides.

Thank ams44
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I visit often. Friendly staff. Food consistent. Prices good . Breakfast a favorite . Jose is the best! Enough said ! Always busy.

Thank Ann M
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Just ate here had friendly great service. I got the impression that people return here often as the staff knows the customers by name. Great Reubens.

Thank Margo N
New Vernon, New Jersey
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494 reviews
370 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

I often take my elderly mother for breakfast or lunch and the service is very good and food is what is expected from a diner. The selection is very broad for breakfast and lunch. I have never had dinner but there is a large selection and variety of meat and fish offerings. The prices are very reasonable.

Thank Dan P
Livingston, New Jersey
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111 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

It wasn't bad, but very average. I had a spinach salad that tasted good, but the portion was on the small side. My friend had a grilled cheese with tomato and bacon which she also thought was just average. It's close to where I work, that's why we went there. The waite staff was pleasant and the service was good,... More 

Thank SusanK815
East Hanover, New Jersey
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I often go to this diner. It's great for any meal. The food is always tasty and plentiful and the value is really good. Service is usually excellent. Staff is friendly and accommodating. The décor is constantly updated but the design is quite bad. Simple would be better.

Thank Dee C
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149 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

The diner is family owned and the owner is there most of the time which makes everything run smoothly. The food is good and the staff is professional and friendly. The Specials are always fresh and their prices are excellent.

Thank nanag1
Forked River, New Jersey
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460 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Wanted to go out for nice dinner after zoo, should have gone to McDonald's instead. It was 9 p.m., however - we ordered soup, didn't get it (thankfully, didn't get charged for it.) Greco buffalo wings had too much sauce not including dip (still tasty.) Wife said wrap was too bland. My Reuben was dry and not enough dressing. Slow... More 

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Rochester, New York
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2,936 reviews
1,945 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 954 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

This was my second visit to the Livingston Diner, and it agrees with my first visit, which is that it serves functional food, with no "pizzazz" or real appeal. I ordered a tuna fish sandwich, which came on whole wheat bread with some tired looking lettuce and no tomato. At least the pickle and cole slaw were good. The tuna... More 

Thank Larry W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 E Northfield Rd, Livingston, NJ 07039-4812
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Livingston
  • Phone Number: +1 973-992-6339

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