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Tastee Diner

American, Diner
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7731 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6003
+1 301-652-3970
00:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 00:00
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Fairfax, Virginia
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537 reviews
331 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 

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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192 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 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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165 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 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
Kansas City, Missouri
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

From the pictures on the wall it is clear that the Tastee Diner has been around for a while and is something of an institution. Although, they have expanded, the old diner counter and boths are still there. I shared a burger and fries with my sister. The fries were fantastic. The burger was ok. After we ordered, we noticed... More 

Thank Linda M
Boston, Massachusetts
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have eaten here over many years since I attended undergraduate college in Washington, D. C. Food is good. Breakfast is the meal to have here. I love their potatoes. Had steak, eggs, potatoes, toast, and coffee. Standard fare. Worth the price. Service is good. Only problem is on street meter parking.

Thank JohnWesley_13
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Good food and good service. I'll come back. The chipped beef is really good. So are the waffles. The service was great!

Thank jcroddy

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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
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 20814-6003
  • 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?