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Point 40 Diner

American, Diner
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761 Route 40, Elmer, NJ 08318
+1 856-358-2882
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I drove out of my way to go buy this place. I have eaten here many times before and always had tasty good value for the money spent food. What a major disappointment. First new owners and prices are higher. The food was served after a long wait with the scrapple cold and overcooked. I think it was cooked earlier... More 

Thank Russell S
Bridgeton, New Jersey
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377 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sign out front said same good food same staff - Not sure about the staff but the food is NOT nearly as good - even their "signature" dish - chicken pot pie - tasteless - this place is not worth stopping for

Thank Greg P
Yardley, Pennsylvania
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183 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Been a while since I was last here. Convenient location with adequate parking.Place is clean and quiet. Got seated promptly and greeted by costumed waitress for Halloween. Ordered waffle and side of pork roll served promptly and hot. Coffee was hot and served first Booths are in good repair no tears or bad padding. Clean windows so I can watch... More 

Thank Safetyguy_328
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I had the meatloaf mini meal. It was very tasty and a large portion. Took 1/3 home for lunch tomorrow. My husband had the beef stew which was one of the evening specials. It also was very tasty. We both had the chicken rice soup. Very good. We definitely recommend the Point 40 Diner for a good home cooked meal.

Thank Linda M
Berlin, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

R.I.P. Point 40 Diner. New management has taken over, and not for the better. I have been ordering onions with my home-fries for 20 years, no problem, today I got charged 50 cents extra. My husband also got his first dried out egg's Benedict ever here. Are the cooks and waitresses fleeing the sinking ship? They also upped all of... More 

Thank berezan2016
Pittsgrove, NJ
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stopped by the Point 40 Diner on the way home from Baltimore Maryland. What a wonderful surprise. We both got the Maryland Crab Cake Friday Special. It came with a generous salad, rolls and cornbread, two giant crab cakes, large portion of very good mac and cheese and stewed tomatoes and a dessert. The cost was just $9.95. What... More 

Thank jcs2100
Fort Myers, Florida
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

As you enter the diner you come face to face with a rotating display of yummy cakes and pies. We visited for breakfast, which was excellent! The service was prompt, even though the place was quite busy. The coffee cup was kept full and our server was pleasant. I had a 3 egg omelet and home fries. Enough food to... More 

Thank Don S
Woodstown, New Jersey
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Good for breakfast any time of the day. For dinner they have a great selection of mini-meals. This is an easy stop for those using Route 40 on their way to the shore (just south of Woodstown).

Thank JerseyBob1943
Vineland, New Jersey
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181 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on way back to Vineland from Woodstown. This is an average NJ diner. Service friendly and attentive. Locals friendly. It is all in what you order. Breakfasts are the best in a NJ diner, love that they are usually served all day. However, at lunchtime, I ordered a cheese steak, it was average, at best. Husband orderd croquettes.... More 

Thank jennygirl57
Naples, Florida
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196 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This has become our go to restaurant on our way home from our vacation in Sea Isle City. Have been stopping there for several years now and have found the restaurant offers a great menu for breakfast. We arrive with anywhere from 10 to 12, depends on how many of our grandsons are with us, and are always greeted and... More 

Thank Edward_G32

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Route 40, Elmer, NJ 08318
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elmer
  • Phone Number: +1 856-358-2882

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?