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Silver Diner

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14375 Smoketown Rd, & Gideon Drive, Potomac Mills, Dale City, VA 22192
+1 703-643-2363
06:30 - 00:00
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Fri - Sat 06:30 - 02:00
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Manassas, Virginia
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189 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had lunch there, great service, atmosphere and food. Had 1/2 cobb salad and was more than enough. My companion had an omelet with spinach, mushrooms, bacon and onion and it was really good. We were both members of the clean plate club when done. A very nice menu, hard to choose what to eat. We'll be back for sure.

Thank Rosanne D
Richmond, Virginia
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We needed a breakfast/lunch option on the way from DC to Richmond and found the Silver Diner near Potomac Mills a perfect option. The menu is plentiful and they take advantage of local farms and produce to provide fresh offerings. One of their co-founders was recently featured on Food Network (Chopped) and is often enhancing menu selections. Definitely would come... More 

Thank mtars
Valley Forge, PA
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255 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended by a few people we were traveling with...tried it and was not disappointed. Fish Taco (flounder) is ok, may need a bit of salt. Comes with an outstanding salad, fresh strawberries (huge), peaches, dried fruits and nuts, and baby spinach...perfect for brunch. French Toast comes with banana slices & chocolate chips, it is good but none special. Pancakes... More 

Thank MeadowsValleyForge
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I must start this review by saying that I am not a big fan of diners, but we had a large group and the location was convenient. We went for breakfast and the place was packed. The meals were average - no one raved about the food. It was standard diner menu. However, the service was excellent and our waitress... More 

Thank kk1249
Woodbridge, Virginia
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Love their desserts and Patty melt. The service here is always fast and great. The servers always make sure you have what you need.

Thank 131toniaf
1 review
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Great healthy food. Celebrated kids birrhday. Love the milkshakes and burgers but favorite dish is the Chicken Picatta. Friendly service! Love the old style table juke box.

Thank Linda E
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My gluten-free spouse and I come here all the time but we seem to like the short waiting line to get to their breakfast. My wife alternates between quinoa pancakes and banana stuffed French Toast and I am gradually working my way through all the omelets. Loved the Philly cheese steak today served nice and hot. The wait staff is... More 

Thank Kenneth B
Tonawanda, New York
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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Clean comfortable diner with great service and great food. We stopped for dinner on a Thursday night and were seated and served promptly. We both had the Koch's Farm Free-Range Turkey Platter which was excellent. Much better than we expected. When traveling through this area in the future, The Silver Diner will be our choice.

Thank ref48
Woodbridge, VA
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Silver Diner makes some very nice food. I'm just of the opinion that if the restaurant has the words "diner" in it, it should have such a focus on "organic", "artisanal", or "heart-healthy". I can't face that at a weekend breakfast. That said, my son does ask to go there so, we go sometimes.

Thank iainswife
Bloomington, Indiana
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86 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I stopped here because of all the breakfast places in the Woodbridge area this is rated the highest. The staff is very attentive and very friendly and the food is fantastic. If you have some extra time, not that you needed because they're very quick, stop in and try out the caramel French toast

Thank sunseeker1066

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 02:00
06:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14375 Smoketown Rd, & Gideon Drive, Potomac Mills, Dale City, VA 22192
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Dale City
  • Phone Number: +1 703-643-2363

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