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Hillsborough Star Diner

) #33 of 54 Restaurants in Hillsborough $$ - $$$ American,
842 US Highway 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-1509
+1 908-281-9696
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible6%
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“fries” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
842 US Highway 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-1509
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's great for the regulars..... but for new customers feels to dated and set in their ways.. food comes out like old school.... like they are not moving with the times . Great staff and service however

Thank mclisko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't been there for a while but my nephew wanted to go. It was a disappointing return. The place was pretty empty for a Saturday night dinner crowd, which isn't a good sign. Service was ok but the food was just average. Wasn't terrible but...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to this diner quite a few times and always find that the food is just okay. There is nothing too spectacular about their dishes, although everything is fairly cheap, so you can't expect much to begin with. The service isn't wonderful either....More

Thank Deanne E
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Went for a quick lunch before going to a movie. They were quick, the waitress was a bit surly, the lentil soup was good, and my husband enjoyed his omelet. It was handy, but I wouldn't go out of my way to visit.

Thank lms8456
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The service has always been pleasant and the food is just ok. Not one of my favorite but it's closest to home.

Thank don2NJ
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I was visiting my family on vacation, mother and I ate here and we ordered mini meal. What a wonderful surprise! the meal starts with a salad then the mini meal shows up. We could have split a single meal. I had the scallops, perfectly...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A great place to go any time of day. Good food and good service--they do all the standard dishes well.

Thank William652
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I had stopped in for breakfast on my way to work on more then one occasion. I never had a problem. The service was friendly and fast. I decided to go for lunch today and somehow think I would have been better off going to...More

Thank kbells2
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The Star Diner is a friendly and clean NJ diner where anyone can find something to tempt their appetite! Between the hours of 2 and 5 pm there is an early bird dinner special which seems to be very popular with seniors as each time...More

Thank kathy z
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you have a group of 5-6 friends who all want to sit around one table and talk, have a menu diverse enough to satisfy varied tastes, and deal with friendly wait persons, the Hillsborough Star Diner will meet those requirements. One thing about a...More

Thank BBDY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 842 US Highway 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-1509
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 908-281-9696
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