They say a good thing never lasts. From locally owned establishments (like Ponzio's Brooklawn and Zaberers) to national chains (like Chi-Chi's and The Ground Round), you've sounded off on the New Jersey restaurants you'd love to dine at again if only they didn't go out of business.

Wow! You've REALLY jogged our memory! We haven't thought about some of these places in a LONG TIME. Now, we're salivating over cuisine we can't have anymore (Big John's cheesesteaks, anyone?).

From taverns to diners, from steak to seafood, some of these restaurants are going to bring back a lot of memories for your taste buds. We wouldn't be surprised if they end up zinging as you scroll.

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30 New Jersey Restaurants We Wish Would Make a Comeback

From locally owned establishments like Ponzio's and Zaberer's to national chains like Chi-Chi's and The Ground Round, you're sounding off on the New Jersey restaurants you'd love to dine at again, if only they didn't go out of business.

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