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Union Plaza Diner & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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2466 US Route 22, Union, NJ 07083
+1 908-686-4403
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Friday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 02:00
Sun - Wed 06:00 - 02:00
Thu 06:00 - 00:00
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Central Arizona, Arizona
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a short stack with eggs, bacon and juice, added potatoes. Also, had corn beef hash! Great breakfast. Very friendly quick service. When in NJ will go back to the Union Plaza Diner!

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Thank Pabscrapbook
Hilton Head
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My whole family loves the Union Plaza Diner. The food is absolutely delicious! The shrimp kabobs are so so good, and so is the Cobb salad. My husband loves the gyros and my little grandson loves th grilled cheese kids meal. He loves that he gets ice cream with his meal. They also have the greatest cheese cake ever, even... More 

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Thank Annette F
Union City, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to be very good but it went downhill. Pastry is always stale, food is bland and the place is dirty.

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Thank susan1163
Somerville, New Jersey
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64 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Came in for burgers ended up with tacos and shrimp scampi. I had an awesome meal with my daughter. Richard was an excellent waiter too. Thank you, you never disappoint for the 15 years that I have been coming here.

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Thank LolaPorter
Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were getting tired of the Rt 22 diner and IHOP was full so we tried the Union Plaza Diner since we have never been there before. I was shocked! The ambiance was warm and comfortable; Leslie, our waitress, was pleasant and patient, even when my girlfriend had difficulty making a selection. The food was both fantastic and the portions... More 

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Thank LesCooper1
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Menu hasn't changed in years...I find it is not clean...floor tables etc. I occasionally try it to see if it's changed but it's been downhill for over 2 years now and I'm sorry to say so since there was a time I'd even eaten there for breakfast and dinner in the same day.

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Thank Michael G
New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Great place for Sunday breakfast! Been here also a couple of times for dinner and the food was surprisingly good! Waiters and waitresses are very friendly.. Would recommend!

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Thank ambar715
Litchfield Park, Arizona
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233 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Nothing special but not bad. Staff were polite and friendly. Service was quick. Food was what one expects of a Jersey Diner. A lot of comfort food.

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Thank RepUSA
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on our way back from NY. Not impressed. They seated us by the ONE bathroom in the entire restaurant so that was enough to gross me out. I ended up having to take my 7 year old in, and it definitely needed some attention. Ordered a burger, lamb gyro...everything lacked flavor! Asked for juice, they served it warm.... More 

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Thank missthang10
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

terrible, terrible, terrible service (may have been the worse service we ever had in a diner) soup barely warm not hot (it was decent minestrone but described as Italian Wedding soup) Greek salad was nice but drowning in dressing Our waiter did not ask my husband what sides to have with his dinner though I read in the fine print... More 

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Thank casinomom2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Monday
06:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 02:00
Thursday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2466 US Route 22, Union, NJ 07083
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union
  • Phone Number: +1 908-686-4403

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