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River View Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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7850 River Rd, North Bergen, NJ 07047-6221
+1 201-868-5400
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We eat hear or order for pickup almost on a weekly basis. Breakfast is served all day and is always perfectly prepared just as asked. You won't find a better breakfast anywhere! Burgers are some, if not the best, in the area. I still can't find one better. Portions are very good. You'll never feel unsatisfied. They have a great... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This is a traditional American diner. You will find hamburgers, pancakes, and fine omelettes on their menu. We were there with a family of three and we all tried hamburgers. We were happy with the quality of the hamburgers. Unlike most diners, this one is designed carefully, which we really liked. There were framed posters of prime American artists over... More 

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Basking Ridge, NJ
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149 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Had pancakes with egg and bacon. Place was crowded around 10 am, but we were seated promptly. Parking is available. Oddly enough there is no view of the river. I prefer Malibu Diner in Hoboken but parking is more complicated there.

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New York City, New York
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Great location and generally a traditional jersey dinner. Been to many, but this one unfortunately is not for me. Too many greater options nearby for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Suggest the old pancake house for breakfast.

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North Bergen, New Jersey
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

That's what's so great about diners .. you can ha e breakfast for dinner or in my case a very late one River view diner has been there in the same location for 40 years .. It a place I went to as a young adult and with family and whenever I'm near the local hospital.. the food is great... More 

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albuquerque, NM
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

If you check out any of my reviews you will notice that I am not easily impressed. To rate every category, "Excellent", for me, is unheard of. The River View Diner is a gem in every respect of the word. It's a gift to everyone who lives in or near North Bergen, NJ. I'm sure the River View Diner has... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Labor Day Monday.... and, (Thank goodness!!!) no big storm effects from Hurricane Hermine, making it a perfect time to start out this lazy long-weekend Monday at the #RiverViewDinerNJ in North Bergen, NJ...... Good Friends.... Good Food.... Good Coffee... and my newspaper. ... Doesn't get any better than this!! Shout out to the owners, Tommy and Sophia, and their daughters, Olga,... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

I have been going to the River View Diner -- probably at least once a month -- for years, and keep going back for it's reliable food and service, and definitely their Moussaka with Greek Salad.I have tried their salads, burgers, main entrees, soups, comfort food, and more, and enjoyed it all. Family owned and operated, the River View reflects... More 

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Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

After driving from Eastern Long Island, through New York City, through the Lincoln Tunnel, I was tired and cold. Saw this diner and went in with my tired cold husband. We had the large bowl of lobster bisque. Cost $2.85 For dessert we had the biggest piece of baklava that I had ever been served. Both of us shared one... More 

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Edgewater, New Jersey
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Good diner, with fresh fish and a inexpensive Special menu, that comes complete with a beautiful fresh salad and sides that include a dish of chick peas, beets and Great Cole slaw and a glass of red or white wine. Good service and very friendly owners Don't forget to buy a Challah on the way out, they bake all their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7850 River Rd, North Bergen, NJ 07047-6221
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  North Bergen
  • Phone Number: +1 201-868-5400

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