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Tom Sawyer

98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-4025
+1 201-262-0111
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“tuna melt” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“finger food” (4 reviews)
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-4025
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Located near route 17 in Paramus, typical diner fare, but prices a bit higher- maybe cause it’s near Ridgewood and it’s Bergen County. Food was good, service friendly, parking is in lot.

Thank rex e
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Service was excellent; large portions; quite a few specials; extensive choices; breakfast all day/night; lots of off street parking. My hot chocolate had a jelly inscription surrounding the cup--nice touch.

Thank deezmayer
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great food - large portions - terrific service - we had a wonderful breakfast here. Off street parking.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We were a group of 20 and the Tom Sawyer had everything set up when we arrived. Several waiters were on hand and the service was professional and friendly. Everyone ordered something different and all the food arrived at the same time.

Thank R0nnie206
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Clean, Good Service and VERY LARGE portions… The Healthy Egg White Omelette with Chicken, Spinach, Fresh Mushrooms was almost too big to finish… the Home Fries Crisp and GREAT.. TUNA Melt I challenge anyone to finish … we had to take 1/2 home FOOD EXCELLENT...More

Thank Sid G
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with family and friends. Excellent and varied menu with reasonable prices. Service was very good. The food was superb. We came with a handicapped person in an electric wheelchair. The owner was very attentive and helpful in finding a table to accommodate...More

Thank Edith G
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Family lunch at neighborhood diner, great menu, good service and good food not to mention the company.

Thank williamc640
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Typical NJ diner, basic food decent pricing good for a late night stomach fuel pit stop. Not in my direction of travels but if you're nearby and want to get some basic food, worth the stop.

Thank PeterHa1
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We haven't been here in a number of years, but it was convenient while we were shopping nearby so we stopped in for an early dinner. We couldn't believe the dinner prices. I don't remember it being that expensive in the past. The owner should...More

Thank Shetravelsworld2000
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The Tom Sawyer is a diner very near to the Fashion Centre, where there are few restaurants in the immediate vicinity. It's a fairly traditional New Jersey diner, though with a somewhat smaller menu than I normally associate with the genre. Still, it does what...More

Thank LMarshUK
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8 October 2015|
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Response from PriorSafety | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, no. There was a fire there several years ago and they redid the place to be more modern.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-4025
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-262-0111
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