549 Central Avenue

549 Central Avenue

Jack’s Diner

Jack’s Diner, a Comae brand diner constructed in New Jersey, was brought here in 1949 and replaced an earlier streetcar-type diner of the same name. It was originally owned by Jack Saunders, and since 1964 has coincidentally been owned by John “Jack” Murtagh.

Jack’s Diner under construction, 1949 (J. Murtagh).