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OK Diner

North Road, Newark-on-Trent NG23 6JF, England
+44 1636 822459
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (114 reviews)
“pancakes” (31 reviews)
“pancake stack” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Fast food, Diner, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
North Road, Newark-on-Trent NG23 6JF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Used this place a couple of times - Friendly staff, waiting time for food quite lengthy, breakfast items a bit hit and miss, mushrooms, tomatoes cooked nice, bacon fatty and goodness knows what they do to the fried eggs which can only be described as...More

Thank EssexReviewer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off for breakfast and we were very impressed with the quality of the food and service. Very polite staff and quick service. We will definitely stop again if we are passing

Thank AllyJayneP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We headed here from Lincoln (so fairly local) for a early dinner. Firstly the place it’s self is awesome, great decor, very very clean and the staff are polite and attentive The food is good..some bits seem to be made in house however some is...More

Thank Kris A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always wondered how it's like to dine in one of these roadside diners, like you see in the movies. Surprisingly, it was better than expected. I've enjoyed the setup and arrangements, the colours and interior design, the staff was well behaved under pressure and friendly....More

Thank DanMikhael
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Fun dinner to break up a long journey! All of the options are very high-calorie so not suitable for certain diets, but there are loads of options and plenty for veggies, the milkshakes are fab and the sweet potato fries are just right. Everything you’d...More

Thank Jemima S
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

It's a great American diner with 50's music playing. Food is ok too great burgers it just reminds me of being in the USA . Free refill drinks.

Thank jb007kirk
Reviewed 30 May 2018

The majority if the services on the motorways are absolutely grim at the moment. Thankfully we have OK Diners on the A1 Everything about the OK Diner is on top form. The staff are excellent, friendly and very helpful The food and drinks are superb...More

Thank ken m
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I stopped here on the way home from Sheffield. I've been before and was pleasantly surprised. This visit wasn't quite as good, but probably my fault for straying off the menu. I had the philly burger, which was a burger topped with brisket and cheese....More

Thank EssexTiredDad
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop for a good breakfast heading north on the A1. Service is quick and friendly. Food cooked to order. Good size breakfast portions with unlimited tea or coffee. 1960s music playing in the background. Whats not too like? Only criticism is it...More

Thank billobe1
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We love it here food was excellent the lady who served us was brill when she was on her break the other lady not so she was rude x food excellent music fab xx

Thank Milner12
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Questions & Answers
21 August 2015|
Response from Alicia B |
Yes, they serve bean burgers with a range of toppings, veggie chilli, veggie grills and a veggie breakfast. I am a vegetarian and I never struggle to eat here :)
5 May 2015|
Response from Alicia B |
Visit the website, follow the instructions and bring a copy of the sign up sheet it provides to a diner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Road, Newark-on-Trent NG23 6JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 822459
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