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Dalton's Columbia Inn

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub
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31 Decatur St, Columbia, NJ 07832-2350
+1 908-496-4700
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Little Falls, New Jersey
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just moved to the area a couple weeks ago. We're having our kitchen re-done, so needed to find a local place to have some dinner. Read the reviews and gave it a try. Glad we did. Went on a quiet night, which was good, so we got to chat a bit with the waitress. Lots of "local folk" stopping in... More 

Thank Rainy049
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We went with a group of 10 and had a good time. There were no problems trying seat that many people. The food is good with the chicken pot pie being what a lot of people stop in for. Service was good and the beers cold.

Thank jerseytraveler26
Easton, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere - food was good - drinks were right on the money - clientele was very friendly - had a great time reminicing about my old neighborhood in New Jersey -

Thank Filomena G
Belvidere, New Jersey
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124 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Went for dinner last night and they had a band which is okay unless you would like a quiet meal. Food was very good and priced okay. Will try again when they don not have music.

Thank jimbojr72
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Went twice, once to see a band and once for dinner. I'd go back again, but only to the bar. I thought the dining area was outdated and the dinners were not great. On the plus side, our server was pleasant. My boyfriend enjoys their wings.

Thank Deborah C
Columbia, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I LOVE their UB Clams because it's spicy and the broth is tasty. Heard their steak tidbist are wonderful and they have a delicious liverwurst platter.

Thank sambits1022
Union, NJ
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2016

A real hidden Gem! Great menu! Something for everybody's taste. A delicious Vegetarian section ( Artichoke Francaise is to die for)! Pecan Crusted Trout was fantastic!! Scallops were done excellent. Pot pie was a winner!! Great prices Great service!!

Thank halinslp
New Jersey
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215 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Wait staff is very friendly, the specials change daily. They offer apps, dinners and desserts. The portions are good, and menu is affordable. Only place I eat at in the area. Have local bands every Sunday night.

Thank Trkr483
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The meals taste prepackaged. The menu hasn't changed in at least 5 years. Although it's inexpensive, it's worth what you're paying for it. Service is sketchy. Sometimes good, sometimes bad. Should waitresses be wearing flip-flops?

Thank LyndaNM
Fargo, North Dakota
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91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

The service is only excelled by the food- having stopped here three times this past year as a trucker- speaks volumes or - should. It is way above the norm!!

1 Thank chipp610

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Decatur St, Columbia, NJ 07832-2350
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 908-496-4700

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