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VIP Diner Restaurant

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American, Greek, Diner
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175 Sip Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306-5509
+1 201-792-1400
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Bayonne, New Jersey
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there with a coworker and waited 15 minutes before being seen by a waitress who looked like she was smoking crack all day. 2 burgers came out and something didnt tatse right. No exaggeration it tatse as if it was made hours before and just put in the microwave. It took another 15 min before she brought the check.... More 

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Thank Anthony L
Union City, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This diner has been in existence for a long time. It serves many different types of dishes, from pasta, and fish to salads and burgers. There are also several options for kids. The servings are big, but a little bit at the expense of quality. They tend to overdo the gravy and sauces and can do a better job with... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I have patronized this diner for the past 5 years. I love coming here for breakfast... it's an old school diner. The service and food are good. I would recommend VIP Diner for breakfast.

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Thank Valerie J
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Service was mediocre. Food was not properly prepared. After watching another diner leave saying food was disgusting, we also left. Having related our thoughts we were in no way compensated. Never will go there or recommend this dive to anyone.

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Thank awklees
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I've been to a great many diners in my time. I've had everything from fabulous to "meh" in terms of the quality of my experiences. Seldom do I give a diner a truly bad review. The VIP Diner has lead me to break that tradition. Today's breakfast was probably the worst I've ever had in any diner ever. It took... More 

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Thank Pamela O
Fort Lee, New Jersey
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220 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped in recently for breakfast and was not disappointed. Coffee was hot and we always had a full cup! Breakfast was well prepared and nice portions. Good deal!

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Thank Joan S
Melbourne, Australia
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296 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

We had a just passable breakfast here. They serve Canadian bacon with their eggs benedict, which is round and nowhere near as tasty as the genuine article. The Cheese blintzes with (tinned) cherry preserve/cornflour side were a bit too claggy. Home fries were tasty. Maybe dinner would be a better option. There's lot of car parking space available.

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Thank ctrunfree
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

The best 24 hr diner! The filipina waitress is the best! I love their food so much i keep coming back! Yum! I left a good tip too the waitress deserves it! Excellent staff and ambiance 👍👍

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Thank Yowsef C
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

I love this diner! Their serving are HUUUUUGE! One order can feed two people already. I super love their calamari in marinara sauce! Superb! The place is quiet, a little old but we didn't mind. The waitress were very nice. They are open 24 hours everyday. They have wide parking space. Don't forget to order dessert, their strawberry cheesecake is... More 

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Thank Jennifer P
Bayville, New Jersey
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

On a recent visit to Jersey City, we decided to get take-out and bring it back to our room at The Ramada on Tonnelle Ave. A short walk away is the VIP diner, and it did not disappoint. My wife had Eggplant with chicken, and I had a roast beef dinner with mashed potatoes and peas and carrots. Both meals... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Greek, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Sip Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306-5509
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-792-1400

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