We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skylark Diner

17 Wooding Ave, Edison, NJ 08817-3865
+1 732-777-7878
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 Wooding Ave, Edison, NJ 08817-3865
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (347)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 344 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped in here after seeing them on a tv show. Living in NJ my whole life I have been to my fair share of dinners. I ordered a short rib burger. For about $17, I was disappointed to see it was short rib placed...More

Thank rayej
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met another couple for lunch. There is a rather large menu but nothing exciting or different. The service is good and the waitress took care of any needs quickly. I thought the food was okay. I had a sandwich, it had little taste. The...More

Thank gourmand47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a consistently good diner. We have been here several times when visiting our family in NJ. The menu is large and the offerings go beyond typical diner food. Never been disappointed.

Thank aries2748
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is okay, service is okay. I cannot eat here without getting sick. Have had hair on food once, won't go back.

Thank thisthattheother
Reviewed May 14, 2018

So, we traveled 45 minutes in the opposite direction of our 'Jersey Shore weekend' just to try out this diner. So glad we did! I knew that I would love the decor, but after reading the reviews, I was a little worried about the food,...More

Thank flatfaces
Reviewed May 13, 2018

One of the best diners in NJ, with a 50's Art Deco decor. I always order the blueberry stuffed French toast, which is absolutely delicious. The menu is huge. I took my friends here and everyone loved their dish. Usually crowded, this is not your...More

Thank RhandallT
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

What a crazy place--a mashup of a 1960s theme park and a classic Jersey diner. Broad range of cuisines, but not so much deli food. We had the bronzini fish with silky couscous and the shrimp and scallop linguine. The menu probably should have specified...More

Thank CADreamers28
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Skylark Diner several times now, both with friends and family. I love this place because their menu offers all the usual diner fare but usually with a unique twist!! There are two servers there whom I adore; they truly love serving people....More

Thank Judy T
Reviewed March 12, 2018

I have been frequenting the Skylark Diner for years, usually on a Sunday for breakfast. Sunday mornings are the clearly the busiest times with people coming with large families after church, functions, etc. The food has always been good with good ambiance. Over the past...More

Thank Edgar M
Reviewed January 30, 2018

I have been wanting to come to this restaurant for a very long time. I was quite disappointed. First of all, I've gotta admit, the ambiance is really cool with the flashing lights, The food here was extremely bland. The chicken parmigano had barely no...More

Thank Matan O
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Edison
Global Inn
184 reviews
.15 km away
Beauty Rest Motel
8 reviews
.52 km away
Comfort Inn Edison
121 reviews
1.30 km away
Crowne Plaza Edison
216 reviews
1.90 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Quaker Steak & Lube
77 reviews
.47 km away
Le Peep
69 reviews
.48 km away
29 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Donaldson Park
6 reviews
3.51 km away
Hailey's Harp & Pub
36 reviews
4.51 km away
Rutgers Gardens
138 reviews
4.40 km away
Cypress Brewing Co
18 reviews
2.37 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sandra D
September 14, 2017|
Response from Philly-In-Durham | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Try looking at the menu. It's online.
Sandra D
September 14, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Navarrowl | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen it but that does not mean they don't do it.
August 22, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from pippinllanes | Reviewed this property |
yes, baked goods available. in fact, my favorite is their raisin bread which they serve with your meal. ask for take out.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Wooding Ave, Edison, NJ 08817-3865
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Edison
  • Phone Number: +1 732-777-7878
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing