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Empire Diner

€€ - €€€American,
1315 US Highway 46, Parsippany, NJ 07054-4902
+1 973-335-2729
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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American, Diner
€€ - €€€
1315 US Highway 46, Parsippany, NJ 07054-4902
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food with generous portions. Friendly staff. If you want to modify the dish just ask. Coffee is always good

Thank hapfam32017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been coming here for years. After an event at the PAL on Saturday I took my friends out for lunch. They were quite pleased that the Empire had a bar so they could have some drinks. The waiter was very funny and nice....More

Thank stuartg521
Reviewed 28 October 2017

A dying breed of venerable NJ Diners. Millennials would not want to be noticed at 'The Empire Diner'. Older folks enjoying getting out for a good lunch. Large portions of standard '70s' fare diner food. They have a liquor license and the regulars are eager...More

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Parsippany needs a new diner! The Empire has gone downhill for quite some time now. The place is filthy. Always sit in a booth that has not been wiped down-crumbs and food all over the seats and UNDER THE TABLE!! Not unusual to see food...More

Thank njbchbum
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Stopped for a weekday lunch while traveling. Always enjoy to check out a different diner in NJ. We were seated quickly and the server could not wait to take our order. We needed time to navigate. We found the prices for sandwiches to be high...More

Thank whpiman
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This place serves great home cooked meals at all hours and it's very friendly folks that work there arevhappy to serve you and offer you advice if your not sure what to order. I enjoyed the shakes they are yummy. The serve large portions of...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

No friendly welcome as you enter for early dinner. Guests are herded into the rear dining room; if you ask for a booth, the new reply is they are reserved. Although offerings are extensive, the "specials" have been reheated or frozen and then microwaved (lamb,...More

1  Thank marlene k
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Friendly place to stop at for some good tasting food. Service was excellent and the portions were more that enough.

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Went to dinner with hubby this past Saturday night & decided to try a new diner. We arrived around 6pm, & the diner was not all that busy, but by the time we left diner was crowded. This is a fairly large diner with tons...More

Thank burgerbabe711
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Following a movie we stopped at the Empire Diner. Both of us ordered omelets and shared crisp bacon. Overall the meal exceeded expectations. The omelets were complemented by “good” coffee. The crisp bacon was delicious and the shared chocolate chip received mixed reviews. I thought...More

Thank Marc S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1315 US Highway 46, Parsippany, NJ 07054-4902
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Parsippany
  • Phone Number: +1 973-335-2729
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