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Ritz Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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72 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039-3004
+1 973-533-1213
06:00 - 00:00
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North Caldwell, New Jersey
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When most places where closed on Christmas day, you can depend on the Ritz for being opened. The food is standard dependable and reliable as well. Its a pretty good dinner with a nice ambience.

Thank 6bella1
new jersey
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Ritz is a Livingston landmark and serves up some very good food at affordable prices. My favorite is their Taylor ham egg and cheese sandwich and don't forget the French fries with gravy. Mmmm.

Thank sfostercom
Roseland, New Jersey
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126 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It definitely has the diner feel to it. Staff is friendly and inside is a good size. I always hear good things about this place and how it's one of the best diners around. I work right around here so I've come a few times and it's always reliable and has really good food. It's not a diner I'd put... More 

Thank Stephanie S
Asbury Park, New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Ritz Diner has the best apple pie I have ever had. I always order in advance for puck up on Thanksgiving. Everyone always raves about their pie! Employees are rude so I only go to pick up pies, never stay to eat off the menu.

Thank Janet M
Edison, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Always busy, but food is always good. Good Diner that has been around for a while for as long as I can remember. Stop by for coffee and a nice selection of NJ baked pastries :) Can't go wrong with that. Or go with family or a group of friends for dinner . Call before if you have a large... More 

Thank kimj0nes
East Hanover, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

to get a face lift, ie, new carpet and some updating. Yes, it's an institution and we all love the Ritz, but even the best of places can lose their footing. Last few times there, crowded seating, RUDE young woman who I asked for different table, threw the menus on the new table with a loud hmmmpf... and on and... More 

Thank kimbg15
New Jersey
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This has been a stable in the area for years. It's a decent diner--not the best of NJ--but it's good. Service is inconsistent; sometimes bad, and some of the pricing seems a bit much, but it serves it's purpose. It's also a local scene which also is a nice aspect to it...food is ok.

Thank Wheedler123
Stony Point, New York
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 6 and went for lunch. Our table was very cramped once we all had plates and glasses. The waitress accidentally spilled my mother in law's ice water on her. She knocked the water glass with a plate as she was serving us. She was very apologetic but still.... I ordered the Tex Mex wrap. There... More 

Thank astamm6400
Livingston nj
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433 reviews
387 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I shared a large and well prepared salmon dish. There was so much salmon that we took home some and had it for lunch. Excellent rolls, salad, soup and a cost for two persons About $ 22.00. Can't be beat for fish quality and price.

Thank Richard S
Livingston, New Jersey
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

The Ritz diner in livingston is a great place to eat. Breakfast is outstanding and most of the food is very good. Parking sometimes is hard to find.

Thank Reddytraveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039-3004
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Livingston
  • Phone Number: +1 973-533-1213

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