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Forked River Diner

) #17 of 41 Restaurants in Forked River €, American, Diner
317 S Main St, Forked River, NJ 08731-4337
+1 609-693-2222
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
18 Aug 2016
“Old fashioned diner with good food”
11 Apr 2017
“Small town home cooking!”
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American, Diner
317 S Main St, Forked River, NJ 08731-4337
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Reminds me of the Egg Platter from my teen years! Good food, good atmosphere, good people getting together! Only drawback is it is a cash only diner so hit up the ATM machine before coming!

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

As always good food in an extra clean diner 👍The portions are very good and quality awesome 🥘I always have a difficult time deciding on what to have because I love the pork roll and everything else is so good too The family ran establishment...More

Thank captgspot
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Small, cozy spot on Route 9. Inside, stainless steel and cool green tones surround us. Sit in booth or at counter. Waitress staff friendly and welcoming. Owner on premises this morning. Sunday morning breakfast plenty of pancakes and eggs being ordered. Breakfast special was Apple...More

Thank annieseztoo
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Come here occasionally for breakfast or lunch. An old fashioned tin diner with good breakfast and lunches. The wait staff is friendly and quick.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Not bad for a quick breakfast fix. Hot coffee & regular run of the mill breakfast. They even will cook "healthy" if you ask.

Thank kevin k
Reviewed 9 January 2016

It hurts me to write this review but the place has gone downhill. I have been going here for over 25 years. The good was always great, and breakfast was perfect. I went here twice this past week for breakfast and it was awful. The...More

Thank Tommy D
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Pulled off the Parkway to find a diner (I was in that mood) and this was the first one I came across. Absolutely empty on a Wednesday night. Usually a bad sign when the parking lot is empty. But I was hungry so I went...More

Thank Hammbrook
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I eat at the forked river diner often breakfast, lunch, and diner the menu is great. The diner is locally-owned. I would definitely recommend The Forked river diner....

Thank Keith N
Reviewed 30 August 2015

One of the few old-style diners left untouched by time. The nostalgia alone makes it worth a visit. Choose a stool at the counter or a booth and settle in for a good home-style meal. Small & casual with great food, fast, friendly service and...More

Thank K S
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Diner serves a nice breakfast, hot and has a varied menu. Nice to be able to get a southern breakfast, grits, scrapple, biscuits and gravy along with the usual. Poached eggs are done right. Lunches are nice and especially the home made soups. Good 'ol...More

Thank dinerdon
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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 S Main St, Forked River, NJ 08731-4337
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Forked River
  • Phone Number: +1 609-693-2222