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Brownstone Diner & Pancake

426 Jersey Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4347
+1 201-433-0471
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (46 reviews)
“pancakes” (282 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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426 Jersey Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4347
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have to try the waffle & chicken. They are well worth it for the travel. The staff is very nice & welcoming. Came here for some good waffles & chicken. Well worth it went on Saturday very nice and maintained.

Thank yarbeezy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One trip there for breakfast and you won't go any other place again. Every time my friends from out of state come thats the one place they always en not home and time again.

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Jersey City/ NYC this past month and stumbled upon this gem... My Mom found it, saw that it had been featured on Diners, Drive Ins and Dives and that was enough for us to check it out. We are so glad we...More

Thank Jaden B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If youre craving for breakfast food for dinner... this is my go to place. Their pancakes are excellent

Thank Eda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have the choice between eating here and staying home, sit back down on the couch lassie. Ordered a pepperoni pizza, and they said they were out of pepperonis. That’s fine though, ordered the margarita pizza instead. 10 minutes later, server comes back and...More

Thank Rue1103
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent and very generous servings of food and service with a smile ... what more can one ask for. We would rather patronize these kind of places rather than other established restaurant chains as that would help local businesses.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have been to the brownstone several times. Each time We hoped that the service would be better and each time we were let down. The waitress forgot our toast every. Single. Visit. One another occasion our server forgot to put in...More

Thank lcalvert912
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We had a good meal with very good service. They even have buckwheat pancakes. Weird thing was you pay the waitress if you have cash but wait on line at the cashier if you have credit cards.

Thank docox
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Our hungry family of three had a wonderful experience here. Our pancakes were ample and delicious, beware ordering individually unless you are starving as portions are huge!!! Special mention goes to our server, Fadi, who was exceptional in his service and attentiveness. We will be...More

2  Thank SydneyRoberto
Reviewed 3 September 2018

First timers , Visiting from out of town . Family member brought us here for breakfast. 930am Busy but No wait . I am not a big pancake person but tried the silver dollar style . Also had turkey sausage. Very good choice there as...More

Thank k2c2w
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Samantha C
22 August 2018|
Response from Harshita M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure.
Warren S
12 November 2017|
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Response from Rkarakoti | Reviewed this property |
I think they are but best to check once with them directly.
3 December 2016|
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Response from ouilv2travel | Reviewed this property |
Oops – sorry I didn't see this question for so long. It appears I am not getting notifications from trip and Iser. Unfortunately I don't remember how many types of pancakes they have but I'm sure it was a lot!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 426 Jersey Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4347
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-433-0471
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