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Penny's Diner

2072 Nevada City Hwy, Grass Valley, CA 95945-7702
+1 530-477-5673
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“avocado bacon” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (2 reviews)
“omelette” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
2072 Nevada City Hwy, Grass Valley, CA 95945-7702
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We always have had a great breakfast here. The place is always packed and the portions are large. I like the avocado bacon omelette, but the menu is huge and the service quick and friendly.

Thank 96044UB
Reviewed 11 November 2017

They offer what you expect a diner would - good breakfast at fair prices. The atmosphere is great - bright and light and '50's. It also is not loud like many of the other restaurants in town. Service is great. Very welcoming when you walk...More

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We came here for Sunday breakfast because we saw it got fairly good reviews online. Service was a little slow because it was very busy, but the wait staff was friendly. My husband had the chile relleno special and I had the corned beef hash,...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Breakfast was average but large. We been here a couple of times and we don't believe we will be coming back given the large amount of great breakfast restaurants there are around.

Thank Loree B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Always great to have breakfast at a classic themed diner. The breakfast special at $7.99 is a super bargain, and the service was excellent!

Thank 1JacquelineTravels
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a big old diner style restaurant. The placements are covered with jokes and trivia, which is actually good since service is almost painfully slow. There is an old fashioned coke machine in the corner (the kind that dispensed glass bottles, for my fellow...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Though all I had was the breakfast burrito and coffee, I can say both were great, and I would expect the same from any of their breakfast items. Little touches, like the waitress asking if I wanted onions and peppers with my home fries, coupled...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Penny's is sort of like a 1950's diner, not real fancy but clean and friendly. It is really popular with the local community. I personally love their salads, they are very large, delicious and well priced. The staff is pleasant and friendly. It is a...More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We have been enjoying the food and service at Penny's Diner for some time now and I have not written a review before. I check reviews before I go to new places and felt that Penny's deserved to have people know about our customer feedback....More

Thank gabbyjack
Reviewed 5 September 2016

My wife and I travel to Grass Valley once or twice a year and have done so for the last 20 years. During that time we have watched many restaurants come and go and have tried almost all of them for breakfast. The good news...More

Thank Vern34
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2072 Nevada City Hwy, Grass Valley, CA 95945-7702
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Grass Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 530-477-5673
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