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No Whiner Diner

1801 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6517
+1 575-234-2815
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“onion rings” (16 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
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American, Diner
1801 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6517
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Reviewed 14 January 2009

New area code: (575) 234-2815. Visiting from out of town. Went because of the other recommendations. Comfortable, casual atmosphere. Right off we were warned by the owner that the oven used to cook the prime rib is out of order until next week. Apparently that...More

1  Thank WeLuvFood
Reviewed 27 July 2008

My husband and 2 preschool children and ate dinner at the No Whiner during our trip to Carlsbad. Everyone liked it, and the kids even asked to go back. There are tons of choices ranging from sandwiches to salads to chicken fried steak, and everything...More

1  Thank doodlebug4me
Reviewed 27 June 2008

Not a fancy place, but my turkey sandwich and my wife's blackened catfish (senior dinner version with salad and a broccoli cheese side) were just right. Lots of comfort food. Lots of happy diners when we were there including lots of locals. They are weak...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2008

We ate at this restaurant two nights because there appears to be a dearth of decent restaurants in Carlsbad. Our experience was mixed. The first night my husband had a hamburger and I had a BLT, both of us had fries. Both were good, with...More

1  Thank sydken
Reviewed 12 February 2008

Eat here, you will not regret it! If you like healthy, fresh ingredients, expertly prepared, you will love this place as much as we did. During our visit to Carlsbad NM, we didn't know what to expect at the No Whiner Diner Café, except a...More

1  Thank slowfoodieSF_Ca
Reviewed 5 October 2007

My spouse and I had mixed feelings about this restaurant. We enjoyed both of the soups we ordered - Chili Cheese and Garden Vegetable with Chicken (except the Chicken had more celery than I care for, but still quite tasty.) However, we both ordered alfredo...More

1  Thank 4evertravlin
Reviewed 21 April 2007

As someone who travels through the area for business several times a year, I wanted to share my latest discovery from a town that has far too many fast food outlets! The No Whiner Diner (rumored to be founded by a group of employees that...More

1  Thank Dee H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6517
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-234-2815
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