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800 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111-2309
+1 717-939-2279
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Sat and sat. 20 minutes later we left....never got waited on. Haven't seen service that poor in a long time.

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Thank screennamesdonotwork
Monongahela, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Visited here during the farm show. We showed up with 6 guest and accommodations were made for us to all sit together . The wait staff was friendly and efficient. The food was plentiful and no complaints. The price is very reasonable for the amount of food you get .

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Thank Ken15063
Falmouth, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Your standard diner grub at standard grub prices. Portions were Big and service was good. Nothing earth shattering, but we all left happy and full.

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Thank Keith K
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for breakfast on one of the mornings during our most recent business trip to the capitol region. If you're into a great diner experience this is the place! They do it old school here, big portions, water right to the table when you sit down, quick service, reasonable prices. The scrapple was amazing along with the rest... More 

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Thank Gary M
Tarrytown, New York
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well located off major highway. Atmosphere is good. Service is inconsistent... staff are friendly when they are attentive to their responsibilities. Food quality seemed good. Soups were delicious and salad greens were very fresh. Not a fan of diner desserts, but baghlava cream cup was incredible.

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Thank Kevin K
Leeds, ME
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good. Service was slow. The desserts are awesome. The waitress had too many tables to take care of.

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Thank Stuart144
Grand Prairie, Texas
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great diner. I relocated from New York to Texas a few years ago and they don't have east coast style diners - or diners at all...so this was a great find for me while in the area. Very extensive menu, great service and very clean. Our server was fantastic. Bonus: it's open 24hrs.

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Thank Krissy027
Wilmington, Delaware
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my wife and three kids to this diner for breakfast. They pushed us into a booth made for 4 people so we were cramped. The kids menu is small and we ended up spending $60 plus tip. None of us were able to get refills so I was I was disappointed.

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Thank fotoclyde
New Jersey
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for lunch/dinner and breakfast. Breakfast was average. The lunch/dinner we had was good and we will go back. For 4 with drinks and tip it was close to $50.

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Thank Pickle8182
Middletown, Pannsylvania, USA
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The other evening my wife and I stopped for diner. Service was very good, restaurant was clean but the food was lacking flavor. I love the calves liver and onions and I usually have that with french fries with gravy. My wife had the open faced turkey sandwich/dinner. Our dinners came and looked very good. I tried mine and it... More 

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Thank joseph h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111-2309
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-939-2279

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