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Point 40 Diner

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761 Route 40, Elmer, NJ 08318
+1 856-358-2882
Today
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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297 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this Diner for many years when it used to have a different name. Stopped by for dinner and was not disappointed. All of the food that we ate was tasty and fresh. We will be back.

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Thank CDEW
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Was once my favorite diner. I live near it, but rarely go now; the atmosphere/attitude went downhill with new owners. Food is hit/miss; service is more Miss. Prices went up. Mini-meal #15 is your best bet; (ChickenParm/spaghetti); I've been getting it for over 20 years. Recently had breakfast with my son. Waitress was incredibly rude; ruined the whole meal.

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Thank Stevethesuit
Elmer, New Jersey, United States
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here so many times over the years. It's a great place to get a good meal and you don't have to pay a lot for it. Try the mini meals.

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Thank Dennis M
Somers Point, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Had new special steak dinner was cooked perfect nachos were good and her chicken croquetts were very good

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Thank ozziek
Waldorf
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I drove out of my way to go buy this place. I have eaten here many times before and always had tasty good value for the money spent food. What a major disappointment. First new owners and prices are higher. The food was served after a long wait with the scrapple cold and overcooked. I think it was cooked earlier... More 

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Thank Russell S
Bridgeton, New Jersey
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444 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Sign out front said same good food same staff - Not sure about the staff but the food is NOT nearly as good - even their "signature" dish - chicken pot pie - tasteless - this place is not worth stopping for

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Thank Greg P
Yardley, Pennsylvania
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262 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Been a while since I was last here. Convenient location with adequate parking.Place is clean and quiet. Got seated promptly and greeted by costumed waitress for Halloween. Ordered waffle and side of pork roll served promptly and hot. Coffee was hot and served first Booths are in good repair no tears or bad padding. Clean windows so I can watch... More 

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Thank Safetyguy_328
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I had the meatloaf mini meal. It was very tasty and a large portion. Took 1/3 home for lunch tomorrow. My husband had the beef stew which was one of the evening specials. It also was very tasty. We both had the chicken rice soup. Very good. We definitely recommend the Point 40 Diner for a good home cooked meal.

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Thank Linda M
Berlin, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

R.I.P. Point 40 Diner. New management has taken over, and not for the better. I have been ordering onions with my home-fries for 20 years, no problem, today I got charged 50 cents extra. My husband also got his first dried out egg's Benedict ever here. Are the cooks and waitresses fleeing the sinking ship? They also upped all of... More 

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Thank berezan2016
Pittsgrove, NJ
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stopped by the Point 40 Diner on the way home from Baltimore Maryland. What a wonderful surprise. We both got the Maryland Crab Cake Friday Special. It came with a generous salad, rolls and cornbread, two giant crab cakes, large portion of very good mac and cheese and stewed tomatoes and a dessert. The cost was just $9.95. What... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Route 40, Elmer, NJ 08318
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elmer
  • Phone Number: +1 856-358-2882

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