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City Diner

31 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
+1 201-721-5331
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“home fries” (15 reviews)
“pancakes” (23 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went on the recommendation of hotel staff and they nailed it. Cool diner with a modern feel to it. No 1950's decor. Just a nice place to grab upscale diner food. Reasonable prices for the area, and the service was solid. If your in Jersey...More

Thank Trojans9
Reviewed 5 days ago

A group of four friends for a Sunday am breakfast. Quick, friendly service and great food. Make it a point to have the corned beef hash.

Thank scottsR7987RT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place does hash well, I was really impressed so kept ordering. The service was slow and a little rude regardless of time of day or how busy. Also my friends didn’t enjoy their non hash meals so much. But if you want a big...More

Thank TurnerAd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An ordinary diner with nice food. Open 24/7. Perfect if you stay in New Jersey City and are jet lagged. They also offer home delivery. Great place!

Thank Henrik H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool place every time of the day. We had breakfast and it was great. Exactly what you can expect from a Diner.

Thank Couple-around-26-yrs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located very close to the Hyatt hotel and Exchange Place PATH station. Ate here three times. Food always very good, well presented with healthy options. And it's not expensive

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked here from our hotel for dinner on a Saturday night. The place was busy and small in size. We got a table right away and placed our order. My daughter and I had the cheese steaks which were good except for the cheese...More

Thank casey101m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Trip Advisor menu showed various Eggs Benedict selections, which weren’t on the menu when we arrived. We asked the waitress and she said the menu was in transition but the Eggs Benedict options were still available. Had the Eggs Benedict Florentine, which was very good...More

Thank CostaRica4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here twice for breakfast during our stay in Jersey City. Food and service were both excellent and not you expensive.

Thank Gordon Y
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious, prompt service as well. Apple pie pancakes were a hit with my kids! If I’m staying in the area again I will be sure to visit.

Thank THart85
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December 23, 2015|
Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
I'm late answering but I was there on thanksgiving and it was open as normal. I don't think they do reservations
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-721-5331
  • E-mail
Welcome to City Diner, the latest addition for successful restauranteurs Nicholas, Lefty and Mike Giakoumatos. City Diner is located in the revitalized historic area Jersey City, NJ, which has also taken the name Wall Street West. City Diner is not your ordinary culinary delight. The food will take your taste buds on a delicious adventure that is sure to please. City Diner features rustic modern decor, hard wood floors, cushioned seats and booths, and free WiFi. Make yourself at home and enjoy the HD plasma TV's while sipping on your favorite drink and enjoying your favorite meal. We have created an inviting modern touch that compliments the view of looking out on to the big city. City Diner will soon be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so you can always enjoy the comfort foods you are familiar with.
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