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Mark TWAIN Diner Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Diner, Greek
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1601 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083-3515
+1 908-687-1680
06:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 02:00
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New Jersey
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The bar is great! Food is good and plentiful; wait staff is excellent. Location is convenient and prices are reasonable.

Thank ukulelecat2
Union, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your looking for a nice casual atmosphere you need to check out tjis diner. Friendly, quick efficient service snd the food is excellent, very reasonably priced..

Thank Rosa1223
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I visited this restaurant for breakfast. Typical diner food and ambience. From what i could remember the service was mediocre. I wouldn't run back, but i would not say that i wouldn't visit again.

Thank jeannitab
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

I visited this restaurant for breakfast as I was in town for the weekend and could afford to chill. The food was good and the ambience of the place was good, didn't like much the fact that it was on a rather busy road though (I guess, that has nothing to do with the proprietors)... usually, I like the waiters... More 

Thank alexana2
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Not much to rave about or knock for that manner. Prices are moderate. They do serve "grits" for those of you who want grits with your breakfast. Lunch is not that much of a bargain. My friend had a turkey burger (she gets them often) and said it was tasteless. I had a sandwich called "the mess", which is basically... More 

Thank Michael G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Good food had a Greek salad. Waitress was pleasant . I have been there more than once with friends. The food was always superb .

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Jersey City, New Jersey
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I went for a quick and easy Sunday lunch, but ended up getting more than I expected. First, the place has ample parking, and then it's rather nice inside -- a step up from my usual places that I enjoy, but still casual and inviting. My food was great -- Moussaka with Greek salad, which was tasty and quite a... More 

Thank Mark B
Westfield, New Jersey, United States
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164 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Service was extremely slow and somewhat disorganized. I asked for a side salad and got a very large one. Omelet was OK. If you get something from the lunch menu, the only dessert choices are jello or pudding. Chocolate pudding wasn't so great.

Thank Carole S
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is an ok place to eat. The decor is very nice and the restrooms are very clean. I like the Reuben sandwich best.

Thank fatha62
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Every time we travel we found a Great spot right off the parkway really enjoyed my dinner and my dessert

Thank Kosmas B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Greek
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 02:00
06:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083-3515
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union
  • Phone Number: +1 908-687-1680

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?