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Tibbett Diner

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3033 Tibbett Ave, Riverdale, Bronx, NY 10463-3814
+1 718-549-8893
06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found Tibbett Diner on a list of NY hidden gems and decided to try it as we are often enthusiastic about vintage diners. We went the first time and have been going back almost every week since. The food is good quality and made to perfection. The coffee is also great. We have been there for both breakfast and... More 

Thank Josh-Vron
new york
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Very reliable and consistent diner experience: always easy, owners VERY friendly, service is fast and good, food is great. Family friendly: all ages all good. And, hungry? if either the Lumberjack of the HungryMan doesn't fill you up, you're stomach is not human :)

Thank voldenuit
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great food however my scallop breading came off before I could get a bite. Service was very good and setting was intimate it seems of you are a regular you will be served faster maybe but definitely waitstaff and host was very friendly.

Thank Nicole H
Riverdale, New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This place has the best breakfast and lunch. Great portions enough to take home for later. It's always busy and so quick. No refills on soda unless you want to pay again 2 coffee limit as well. The seats are so small in there booths you feel as if you will fall off. All and all diner feel -good food... More 

Thank Joan T
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

This place is the best. I live a few blocks away and we eat here all the time. From breakfast through dinner, this place will not disappoint. Pancakes- amazing. Chicken parm- oh yeah. Crab stuffed lobster (they get it and serve it fresh)- not to be missed! It's a real neighborhood diner that uses quality ingredients, and is consistently delicious.... More 

Thank BxDiner
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015

We called to order take out breakfast on a busy Saturday morning. Food was hot and ready in 10 minutes, and experience was very smooth and easy. Manager/cashier gentleman added check in his head--haven't seen that for a while!

Thank 87louiseo
Brewster, New York
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

My Dad and brother go every Sunday morning for breakfast and I often join them but today I went for lunch with my son. Both of our meals were nicely cooked and good sized portions - I am saving half for lunch tomorrow!

Thank cat37_13
Bronx, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

Great food, great portions great service and they didn't't rush me out of my booth which seats 5 and I was alone.

1 Thank marta r
New York
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455 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015

Little gem in Riverdale with an attentive staff, good food and great prices. Many regulars that the staff takes extra special care of. Food quality is much better than the average diner and is always fresh.

1 Thank FrequentTripster
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
87 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

Great little diner - attentive service - good food - healthy, generous portions - really friendly atmosphere. You can tell there are lots of regulars who come here but if it's your first time or your 50th, you're treated with respect. I get my car serviced at the garage next door and go here for breakfast or lunch while I... More 

1 Thank AMG3235

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3033 Tibbett Ave, Riverdale, Bronx, NY 10463-3814
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx  >  Riverdale
  • Phone Number: +1 718-549-8893

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