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Tropicana Diner

€€ - €€€American,
537-545 Morris Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ 07208-1985
+1 908-351-7775
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“soups” (2 reviews)
“portions” (4 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 12:00All hours
American, Diner
€€ - €€€
537-545 Morris Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ 07208-1985
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had soup, lentil and matza, and beef empinadas. Was very good. Coffee was very good also. Would definitely recommend stopping here.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This is the best diner ever, food is always fresh and hot, service is great. Get the chicken fingers.

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Our group eats regularly at the Trop. The service is quick, friendly and grants special requests in a pleasant way. Considering the size of our group, orders come out pretty quickly. Food is well prepared. the soups are great as are the salads.

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Tropicana Dinner used to be a good place to enjoy a fine meal at any time during the day. But that had changed. Breakfast options remain very good, but choices for lunch or dinner are far behind.

Thank Misael R
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Stopped in for breakfast with a group of co-workers on a Tuesday a.m. Wasn't crowded. They had some tempting specials but I stayed on the menu. I had the blueberry pancakes with a side of Turkey sausage and coffee. The pancakes consisted of 3 very...More

Thank Melonie S
Reviewed 16 October 2016

My family of three had lunch at Tropicana in early September. It is a nice place; food was good; the waitress is professional. I cannot remember the detail, but felt rather comfortable there. NJ is famous for its quantity and quality of diners. This one...More

Thank abuben
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Have been coming to this diner for years. Service is prompt and friendly. Food good, typical American diner food. Large servings. Bakery goods is really good.

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This diner is good for any of the meals of the day and including late night snacks. Recently I met friends for breakfast. It is a diner.Large menu. Food is plentiful and flavorful. Check it out for yourself.

Thank robertoaW5250TA
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

In the age of dying quality diners it is good to know this place. The have great daily specials summer if which you could find at a high end restaurant but half the price.

Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

The Tropicana is our favorite diner to go to. Doesn't matter what you get on the menu, it's always good. I'm a picky tuna eater and I love their tuna melt! Their Mac & cheese is homemade and really good, unfortunately, my kids are weird...More

Thank Linda L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$29
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
00:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 537-545 Morris Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ 07208-1985
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 908-351-7775
Warm and friendly atmosphere open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. We use only the finest ingredients in all our dishes and bakery goods. From hormone and steroid free chicken to buttermilk pancakes we take pride in what we serve you! Our baker is always at the ready to fulfill any cake or pastry order. Our specialty is offering our customers any type of food they desire at any time, so please come visit. You won't regret it. MEET ME A THE TROP!
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