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Colonial Diner

€€ - €€€American,
Route 18 east, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
+1 732-254-4858
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Diner
€€ - €€€
Route 18 east, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great menu, preparation, presentation, professional staff, salad bar, fantastic burgers and fir breakfast. Great got families. Very affordable. The quality of the food is not your usual diner fare.

Thank Lois F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very disappointed in this establishment. The prices were above the "neighborhood" norm, the food was tasteless, the servers and management cold, and it wasn't even busy

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I've been going there do for family breakfast for a long time but today food was great but the service sucked my kids left I I had to ask the bus boy to get the waitress for my bill . I did tip her but...More

Thank joysassie
Reviewed 4 September 2017

After morning of appointments at the Doctor's office, post office, and pharmacy. We were getting hungry. Since we were in East Brunswick area we decided to check out Colonial Diner. We were greeted promptly by the hostess and we're seated in a nice comfortable booth....More

Thank Dianna M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Disgusting cuisine Everything was smeared on a plate. Pasta is piszha on FOSSIL. The dishes are dirty in stains and oily.

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We came in for a weekend breakfast. We were seated promptly. The waitress was friendly and provided good service. We ordered some classic breakfasts and I went off piste withe the Chipotle Benedict with Taylor ham. Everything was delicious and well-prepared. The portions were huge....More

Thank mcmonScotland
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband and I eat at the Colonial Diner regularly - mostly for dinner, but sometimes for breakfast or lunch. The head chef is a master at seafood cuisine, in addition to creating delicious meat, poultry, and vegetarian dishes. We highly recommend this restaurant for...More

Thank eichabode
Reviewed 9 June 2017

They are very clean and the food is good except the bacon is always a little undercooked! They have a nice selection of desserts!

Thank Lorifurey5655
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I was back to NJ to visit my family. I am 60 years old and when I was a young girl my grandfather took my brother and I here for breakfast on Saturday mornings. It was so much fun! The memories came flooding back as...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful late dinner (10:30PM) last night, it is open until midnight on the weekend. The service was excellent, the food is delicious, great burgers and wraps, we loved our milk shakes and the facility is immaculately clean. One of our more adventurous...More

1  Thank Barbara C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 18 east, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  East Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-254-4858
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