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Mal's American Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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4006 Skippack Pike, Skippack, PA 19474
+1 610-584-0900
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Skippack, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Mals is a great place if you're interested in diner food. The food is good, but it's not cuisine. Mals is really dirty, so be prepared to sit at a table with a stained tablecloth. Service is ok because the servers are teenagers who really don't know how to serve. It's fine for a basic, no frills meal.

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Thank J B
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a hit or miss location, depending on the time of day, who's cooking and what's ordered. Love the location and interior ambiance. Wait staff is usually very good. Prices are slightly upscale like everything else in Skippack. Breakfast are usually very good. Have had great meatloaf and then again not so great. Fresh cooked veggies are usually good.... More 

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Thank Donna d
Pennsburg, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

tablecloths were filthy under the glass..the whole place is in need of fixing up..it takes away from the food which is ok.

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Thank ckcapizzi
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had a great breakfast here. Our waiter was real nice and efficient. Food was delicious and just what we were looking for. It seems small from the outside but there is plenty of room inside and it had nice decorations!

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Thank James W
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Our family of 4 went to Mal's for breakfast on Oct 8th. The waiter was personable fast, friendly and efficient. They are offering many pumpkin choices for breakfast right now. The woman next to me ordered them and said they were fantastic. I had the French toast which was delicious. My son got the waffles and ice cream and it... More 

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Thank Janine F
Zionsville, Pennsylvania
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89 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful breakfast. Our waitress pleasant and the perfect level of attentiveness. Food was hot and good. The restaurant is darling. Kinda like the 50's but upscale. Decorated for Fall, our creamers were inside little pumpkins. So cute. Plenty of seating, there is also a dining room in the rear.

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Thank mrssoprano1
Fort Washington, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Went to Mal's on September 11, 2016. They got the order incorrect. Overcharged us by almost double on credit card and assured us it was "fixed." Called credit card company and it was NOT. Returned to Mal's. Staff argued that we were wrong and the charge was not "finalized" therefore, was not on the credit card. After they spoke to... More 

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Thank Susan D
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62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Visited on Labor Day for breakfast. Long wait for our food. Wait staff was less than friendly. Food was not impressive. Will not be returning.

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Thank Stephanie5867
Harleysville
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Sat. Morning 10 am visit. Seemed busy but definitely not overwhelmed. Service - terrible our server seemed to busy elsewhere, so another took out order. From that point on, I'm not sure if they knew who was handling our table. Could not get anyone's attention to get a second cup of coffee in an hour. Food - OK - diner... More 

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Thank Lani B
Lewes, Delaware
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Huge portions so go hungry, but, on weekends prepare to wait. Very crowded. Servers seem to get overwhelmed and need more support. But, they have always been friendly and worked hard when I've visited.

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Thank Diane D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4006 Skippack Pike, Skippack, PA 19474
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Skippack
  • Phone Number: +1 610-584-0900

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