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Silver Diner

11951 Killingsworth Ave, Reston, VA 20194-1817
+1 703-742-0801
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 5 min
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11951 Killingsworth Ave, Reston, VA 20194-1817
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Of the Silver Diner's in the area, this Reston location tops the list. Facility is clean and well maintained. Serving staff friendly, attentive and well trained - making your eating experience worth the money. They have a full service menu: breakfast, lunch and dinner -...More

Thank boopstr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

if you want the traditional old school diner with juke box at the tables ...then this is your kind of place to check out. Has beer/wine. Great variety of items to choose from. Busy place. Clean. definitely a place to check out if you want...More

Thank Italian80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted something different to eat so we tried the Silver Diner, expectations weren't too high, but we were pleasantly surprised by the quality and quantity of the food. Tried the KICKIN’ SHORT RIB BURGER (without bacon) and the PHILLY STEAK sandwich. Both were excellent.

Thank tasyed786
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of stopping at the Silver diner on a rainy Monday morning. Our experience began by being greeted by a host who promptly sat us in a big ol comfortable booth and told us that our server "Andy" would...More

Thank Imtraveling4u
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is the 2nd time we have been to this one. It's a good place overall. The food is good and seems fresh. I had the Bison Burger. It was cooked how I ordered it and the grilled veggies were very good. We also had...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Came here with family for Easter brunch. It was not crowded. Had a warm reception up front and we were seated right away. Got our drinks right away then service got slower. My coffee was good but refill was slow. Kids food was good but...More

Thank M D
SilverDiner-Rob, Guest Relations Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

M D, thanks for the review! I'm sorry to hear your service was spotty and got worse as time went on. We take a great deal of pride in our service and the quality and presentation of our food, and I'm sorry both weren't pleasing....More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Had dinner there April 1st. Food was great. Ordered the goat cheese cheesecake milkshake & it was awesome. I ordered the bbq burger, my friends ordered a build your own burger and a salad with salmon. She found a hair on the plate after she...More

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Silver Diner is a throwback to old-fashioned, airstream style diners. This location gets particularly crowded on the weekends. I dined alone at Silver Diner. It was hard for the host to give me a table, as he only wanted to seat a single person at...More

1  Thank mrsiss
SilverDiner-Rob, Guest Relations Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. I'm sorry to hear your experience wasn't enjoyable at our restaurant . If it's not too much trouble could you please contact me at communityrelations@silverdiner.com so I can assist you with these issues... I do hope you will give us another...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

At one time the service here was excellent. Now. Poor. Staff doesn't seem to care if they get the order right. And if you do carry out the order is now usually wrong. And the food is mushed altogether and skimpy in the portions.More

1  Thank halonast
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2017

halonast, thank you for sharing your experience. I am very sorry to hear that you received poor service and that you have issues with ordering to-go. I would like to hear more details about your visit and see where I can help. Please contact me...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Real American atmoisphere. The kid at my back may disturb us, the waiter give all of us a free burger on next visit, Great service.

Thank Thomas_Cheung
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2017

Thomas_Cheung, thanks for the review! Glad to hear that you received great service! We hope to see you back again soon, Emily

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11951 Killingsworth Ave, Reston, VA 20194-1817
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 703-742-0801
  • E-mail
At Silver Diner, we're much more than a diner. Whether you choose a classic dish or a vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free option, Executive Chef Ype Von Hengst has created a menu of customizable, healthier choices that all share one thing: the highest quality, all-natural ingredients available.Silver Diner is proud to be a key part of the local community, nurturing it's growth, providing food for healthier lifestyles, and supporting local schools and non-profits. With a menu that features more than 15 local farms that support sustainable agriculture, Chef Ype creates seasonal dishes using the freshest ingredients available within our local region.
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