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The Star Diner

) #110 of 344 Restaurants in Kingston $ , , American
849 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1G7, Canada
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (10 reviews)
“hash browns” (3 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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Diner, Canadian, American
849 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1G7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family met up with family from Kingston for lunch there. The Diner was Perfect setting nice 50's decor. Everyone loved their food including my picky tween. There server was great very attentive to our needs as well as the other tables she had and...More

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have driven and walked past The Star Diner many times in the past and never given it a second glance till a friend recently recommended that we visit it. The Star Diner is located in a nondescript block in midtown Princes Street just a...More

1  Thank JenMarkCo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly owner and staff. They seemed to know most of the customers. The lady recognized me when I showed up the next morning, and she remembered what I had the morning before.

1  Thank menothappy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the Star Diner for dinner with a friend. We ordered liver and onions for one of us and a hot turkey sandwich for the other. After about 10 minutes a guy came and told us they didn't have any turkey. My response...More

1  Thank 950Pete
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

It was just what we expected - a small local, hectic diner with great food and super staff. Good portions and a typical diner menu.

Thank George A
Reviewed 12 February 2017

My grandmother took me to this restaurant and we had a lovely lunch here. We had friendly, good service and the food was great. Very affordable with fun decor.

Thank 6RB9
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I ate here for lunch earlier this week for the first time. I ordered the mozzarella mushroom burger which came with fries and a pickle. My husband ordered Haddock and Chips. Both were very good! The burgers are hand-pressed in-house and are very juicy. The...More

1  Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The Star Diner has become our go-to place for breakfast when we visit Kingston. Its décor is authentic 50s, the staff is always friendly, and the food is genuine and plentiful. Breakfast is available all day long, and we invariably choose from the omelette menu....More

Thank dougnorm
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I went for both breakfast and lunch and the food was really good. I highly recommend it to anyone who wants to have a quick delicious bite to eat at a great price. Not to mention the staff were really nice and easy to talk...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The Star is our new favorite place to go for breakfast. Good food, good service, nice portions. No matter how busy they are we get our food in very good time.

Thank triphammer73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Diner, Canadian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 849 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston
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