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Phoenicia Diner

5681 State Route 28, Phoenicia, NY 12464-5015
+1 845-688-9957
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast” (92 reviews)
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“fries” (31 reviews)
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Bar, American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5681 State Route 28, Phoenicia, NY 12464-5015
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great menu, fresh food, good drinks in a relaxed diner atmosphere. I had the shrooms on a shingle with a Bloody Mary. No complaints!

Thank Bryanne F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Diner was a lovely surprise on our way back from an exhausting hike. It has a bar within the place and our local bar keep was great about suggesting and making for me a light beer with fresh squeezed pink grapefruit juice what a...More

Thank Corides
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate brunch here in late June. After a 20 minute wait for a table, which is fine, we were seated. Ten minutes went by before anyone stopped at our table. We ordered coffee and brunch together. The coffee cam a few minutes later; by...More

Thank jpsfl1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch around 1:30. We were happy that we didn’t have to wait for a table. Service was friendly. Menu has a nice variety of options. If we have another opportunity to dine here, we definitely would. Lots of breakfast options...More

Thank Molley C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is great. Everything on the menu is delicious, and the vibe is everything you want out of a Catskill summer vacation.

Thank Kristen L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While staying at the Emerson Resort it was suggested by some guest to try the Phoenicia Diner. It was some of the best advice I was given on the trip! The food is varied and outstanding! I had the avocado toast on one visit and...More

Thank jautrey21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The homemade breads and the portions were unbelievable ! We had a party of 5 and some had the all day breakfast choices and I had the huge turkey club (couldn’t get my mouth over it . If your in the Catskills and driving by...More

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Return visit for a weekend in Phoenicia - and we went to the Diner twice in one weekend. Super friendly. Sometimes there's a waiting line at peak hours, but the process is efficient and you can hang out at the bar or the Lot. Great,...More

Thank dps_nyc
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

On the recommendation of several people we talked to at our resort we came for breakfast and we were not disappointed. I had the smoked trout skillet and my husband had the farmers skillet. The service was excellent and our meals were ready quickly. Coffee...More

Thank wifey21
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Incomparable. This is an old-vibe diner, with an up-to-date, extensive menu. Despite it being 2:00 p.m., I had the Morning In Tunisia Skillet. Delicious. Quick, attentive service. Upbeat, clean environment. Wish it were closer to home! I'm already looking forward to a return visit this...More

Thank Linda F
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25 August 2016|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
I was here before the new outside tables were complete and ate inside but I think it highly unlikely they would have a problem with the dog outside. However you would need to check with them.
24 July 2016|
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Response from TheTravelingMedic | Reviewed this property |
They're very accommodating and whilst it may say one thing on the menu, the chefs were more than happy to modify the dish to my liking. I'm not a mushroom fan either!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Full Bar, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5681 State Route 28, Phoenicia, NY 12464-5015
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Phoenicia
  • Phone Number: +1 845-688-9957
  • E-mail
We will be closed for our yearly vacation from March 6th-March14th. We will reopen on March 15th at 7AM. See you then! Phoenicia Diner serves your favorite diner standbys made with locally-sourced and fresh seasonal ingredients from nearby Catskills and Hudson Valley farms.
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