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Dave's Diner

3036 N Reading Rd, Adamstown, PA 19501-7001
+1 717-484-2191
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner
3036 N Reading Rd, Adamstown, PA 19501-7001
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Reviewed 26 January 2015

had the chicken fingers and fries- delicious! My finance had the Chicken and Waffles- tasted like homemade! oh and HUGEEEE portions! Classic diner atmosphere.

1  Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 6 December 2014

We found this diner on a trip to Adamstown. I love diner's for the vibe, decor and food and Dave's did not disappoint! We were looking for a place to grab lunch and decided to give it a try. We had the mushroom soup and...More

Thank cat1980_13
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Been here many times and never disappointed. Breakfasts are large and very freshly prepared food with great friendly wait staff who enjoy a conversation with you. Only open early until about 2:00pm for breakfast and lunch. The ambiance is typical diner but very clean and...More

Thank BobW66
Reviewed 29 October 2014

The place has the look of a classic american diner, but was a little dated when we walked in. We debated for a couple of minutes and decided to give it a try, it was a good decision. The food was very good, we had...More

Thank John379
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Food good service better. Waitress friendly and up beat. Place clean and bright but a little on the cold side on this 40 degree morning. Breakfast this trip. Have been here before for breakfast and a Sunday turkey dinner but not for a while. Like...More

Thank REDS2U
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This diner is next door to an antique mall and, after shopping, I walked over for lunch. Sat at the counter and had a cup of clam/corn chowder and a tuna sandwich. Both tasted fresh and homemade. Service was prompt and friendly and prices were...More

Thank Marblehead750
Reviewed 14 October 2014 via mobile

The diner itself is your typical cool retro diner. The staff was very friendly and helpful. My daughter enjoyed her chicken fingers but especially loved her mashed potatoes. The Dutchman was excellent as was the French dip my son enjoyed.

Thank Trombadave
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Came here in the in-between time where they serve both lunch and breakfast and it was not busy. Have been here before in the early morning and had to wait, but not long. Service was wonderful; our waitress gave us her recommendations and any question...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 12 June 2014

This is the second time I have eaten at Dave's. We got there a little close to closing time so they were out of the chicken pot pie my sister was looking forward to. Our waitress was so friendly and suggested I try the soup....More

Thank AnnaSoo
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

We went back because we always had good food and service. We were not disappointed. Totally recommends if you are in Adamstown area.

Thank FromPAtoGA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3036 N Reading Rd, Adamstown, PA 19501-7001
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Adamstown
  • Phone Number: +1 717-484-2191
Dave's Diner serves up the good ole' American classics. We are a local spot that serves up great food and great service. We have a fantastic breakfast special and lots of great tasting items on our menu that will satisfy any palate. Stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and have yourself a delicious home cooked meal.
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