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Ritz Diner

72 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039-3004
+1 973-533-1213
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039-3004
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our breakfast at the Ritz Diner. Coffee and home fries were especially good. The decor is old fashioned, but clean and well maintained. Service was terrific. Worth a stop when you are nearby.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned for supper there after a long absence and was pleasantly surprised. Their menu is very large and the Service improved. Their Shrimp with bacon Club was delicious as was the Turkey Club. The German Apple Pancake is fantastic and the Turkey Bowl salad and...More

Thank nanag1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make no mistake about it, this is a “Diner”. The atmosphere is booths, tables, counter service and a bakery. The location is on one of the main streets, highway route 10, in Livingston, N.J. The prices are moderate for portions that are generally very large....More

Thank nancy s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited The Ritz Diner because Guy Fieri of Diners, Drive ins, and Dives was there. I have to say the diner is bigger than it appears from outside. The atmosphere was pleasant and our waiter was personable. The food was good. I had baked mac...More

Thank PR41799
Reviewed 6 April 2018

The Ritz is ok but I am not a big fan. Went on a Thursday evening for dinner and it was very good - food fresh, large portions, good service. Fish dishes especially good. Salad that came with dinner was VERY large - and waitress...More

Thank ams44
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Who could object to a great neighborhood diner with a multi-varied menu and a wonderful bakery. Unless you are there for the first seating or miss going to the restroom, perhaps one wouldn’t know about the problem of cleanliness. With a fabulous assortment of dishes...More

Thank NewJerseyWanderlust
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

A very large very mediocre menu....almost always busy with slow service and large portions....the salads and hamburgers are the best...try it

Thank kassonstwo
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The Ritz is the best diner in NJ! The atmosphere is just so so, but the food is fantastic! Not typical diner food, mush better!

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Hadn't been back in about 4 years and went there for quick breakfast in the snow last week. We went early and beat the rush because later in the day there is always a line. We had breakfasts and there are lots of unique breakfast...More

Thank giftedelaine
Reviewed 28 January 2018

The Ritz is a local favorite which has consistently good food to offer. However, a by-product of this is that it can get crowded resulting in sometimes slower service. We have had servers who were quite friendly and others a bit on the brusk side,...More

Thank ddaborn
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20 April 2017|
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Response from Deborah C | Reviewed this property |
Do not need a reservation... they will be most able to accommodate !!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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