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172 Howard Blvd, Mount Arlington, NJ 07856-1308
+1 973-398-8404
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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98 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was never exactly enthused with Cracker Barrel's politics and practices of years ago. Who knows if I had my facts straight anyway. Putting that aside - they really have a good restaurant! The one I went to is located just off Route 80 West in Mount Arlington. There's plenty of parking. Entry is through their gift shop - which... More 

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Thank Hungryalicia
Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
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292 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most people have been to Cracker Barrel, but this one is a step above the rest. We met for breakfast to go over some business. The service was fast, and checked on us regularly, but not too much to bother us while we went over the numbers. The breakfasts were large and plentiful. Couldn't even finish.

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Thank Andrew R
New York City, New York
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111 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been in many Cracker Barrel but the service we got in this location was excellent. Jorleny gave us the best customer service ever. I asked for the "Gamma Breakfast" (which Cracker Barrel does not have on the menu, one has to ask for it) and explained that we wanted to share it because it was a lot of... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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168 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in at Cracker Barrel for breakfast while heading west on Route 80. Can't beat the location just off of the highway. Was seated right away and the waitress came over right away. I ordered the Eggs-in-the-Basket breakfast. Eggs were cooked just right. I like that you have the choice of bacon or sausage and fried apples or hash browns.... More 

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Thank djpick
Newark, New Jersey
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116 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

A great place for good county food done right. Sides like fried okra, cheese grits and honey infused whole baby carrots. There's also a nostalgic store to shop at if your waiting for a table or done eating. This is a great place to unwind on a Sunday and have some good old fashioned cooking.

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Nanuet, New York
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Had breakfast here on way to Atlantic City. Party of five seated immediately, drink order taken promptly, waitress smiling and friendly. She was great and patient with our young grandchildren. Food received hot, as ordered, seasoned appropriately, tasty. Great stop for breakfast, many choices on the menu or order separate items to your liking. Added treat is the country store... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Let's face it' not all Cracker Barrel locations are the same. Sure they pretty much look all identical, yet some of these restaurants are pretty bad. This one in Mount Arlington NJ is surely one of the better ones. The food s always cooked to the restaurant's high standards. Their eggs are pretty amazing no matter how you like them.... More 

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Thank Michael S
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stopped here on a bus trip returning from the Thanksgiving Day Parade..we were all seated promptly and served in a timely manner. i had the chicken fried steak which was very good..and of course the mac n cheese is always a favorite! The staff was very friendly !

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Thank luckylou56
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Food was simple, took a while to get it. Overall tasty but smaller portions than I gotten used to when we ate it in Florida! It was very busy at the time of patronage as it was veterans day and the store and restaurant were overflowing. We went for lunch & had lunch. Good stop if your traversing NJ as... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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43 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We used to enjoy going out for breakfast to this Cracker Barrel location. Today, our experience was definitely poor in comparison to other visits. The restaurant was not crowded at all, I've had better food when there are busloads arriving. We were there for breakfast and the coffee was not good, the pancakes were rubber and burnt on the edges,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Howard Blvd, Mount Arlington, NJ 07856-1308
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Mount Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 973-398-8404

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New Jersey
Mount Arlington, New Jersey
11 months ago

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