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Tastee Diner

American, Diner
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7731 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814
+1 301-652-3970
00:00 - 00:00
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Frederick, Maryland
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155 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Tastee Diner on New Years Day. We arrived around 10:30am for a late breakfast. The place was packed, but we were able to be seated right away. The service was quick, friendly and efficient. The food was pretty average diner food. Eggs, home fries and creamed chipped beef over a biscuit. The eggs were cooked to order.... More 

1 Thank piercetd
Palo Alto, California
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273 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pajama clad children, retirees, couples, locals.... those who seem mostly regulars crowd this diner on a Sunday morning at 7:30 AM for a throwback breakfast at throwback prices. Very friendly service, coffee, eggs and pancakes and all other American breakfast favorites are served with a smile in a cozy corner diner, seemingly untouched by a 21st century decor . It's... More 

1 Thank marcopolopaloalto
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

After a local high school reunion, went to Tastee's and brought back some great memories. Had my old usual of a grilled cheese with bacon and tomato and French fries and gravy with coffee. It was outstanding as always!

1 Thank paulcV6364GA
Fairfax, Virginia
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542 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I've been in the area for a long time and have always heard my MoCo friends/co-workers raving about Tastee Diner. I frequently saw it on the news as the only place open during a major snow storm. I finally made it and wasn't disappointed. The menu is extensive and I decided on Chicken and Dumplings. The order was large and... More 

1 Thank ace4444
Regensburg, Germany
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

great 'real" diner. food is basic, but good, prices are good, and it is very basic, but that is what you want in a diner!!!! finding it in downtown bethesda is a real treat. close enough to walk to from NIH, Bethesda Hospital, etc. Well worth visiting for good real food!!

Thank travinfo60
London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Busy, friendly, iconic place right next to Bethesda metro. Serving staff is great, food is plentiful and not too expensive.

Thank Clownface10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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196 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Love this place. The ambiance, the straightforward food and the little table jukeboxes. Would be an even better experience if some of the staff would not leave their smile at home when coming to work. Classic, institutional, iconic.

Thank Adamgraffiti
Bethesda, Maryland
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126 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great staff and breakfast. You get what you would expect. Filling and reasonably priced. It is the Cheers of Bethesda without the beer!

Thank Donbethesda
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stopped here for breakfast on a Sunday morning (menu says they are open 24 hours) and this is the quintessential diner. It looks like an old railroad car inside. Food was quick and hot, tasted good. Small place, worth a visit.

Thank Supapam
Nairobi, Kenya
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166 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

If you are anywhere in the Washington, D.C. area, find your way here. This is a diner of note. From breakfast to burgers, the best diner grub in the metropolitan area. A real blast from the past.

Thank Miotoni

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7731 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-652-3970

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?