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California Diner

570 Sunrise Hwy, Patchogue, NY 11772-2282
+1 631-363-5338
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
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“moussaka” (2 reviews)
“chicken soup” (2 reviews)
“open hours” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
570 Sunrise Hwy, Patchogue, NY 11772-2282
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Never have a problem. Food is always good. It's clean. Been there what feels like a hundred times. Not once disappointed. Our fave.

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 21 January 2017

The food, service and selection were very good but the prices were higher than I expected for a diner. My wife was disappointed with the Bread pudding which they fancied up by putting fruit in it. She was looking forward to the traditional recipe normally...More

Thank BayrunrOld
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lunch & dinner specials are good with excellent prices. My favorite is their home-made old fashioned chicken soup. It has a lot of chicken and vegetables and less noodles. My favorite lunch special is the pasta, vegetables in a savory garlic, scampi sauce.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Enjoyed Mousaka, huge Greek salad, chicken salvaki, beef tips with teriyaki sauce, mac & cheese. My son in law was celebrating his birthday and he chose California diner this evening. 4 people ate and drank for just $69 and the birthday boy got a dessert...More

Thank smittty75
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Love this diner. We used to live right down the block and went here a lot it was a must during our visit. My diners are number one on our list when we go home especially this one. Food service and atmosphere is tops. They...More

Thank Lwopcraze
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Nothing to write home about, average diner food, breakfast and burgers are ok the dinner specials are not so special

Thank joeybabenewyork
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We have been happy in the past with there good and espically their roast Turkey Sandwich, with hand carved roast Turkey. Well my friends no more, they substituted with explanation,and saying they never had Roast Turkey, with a slimy budget processes deli turkey. I called...More

Thank Bluepoint007
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Open 24 hours good service and food. Nice ambience. Quick seating and service. Vegetarian options available. Live the waffles, and eggplant parm.

Thank videshi G
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Meals are typical diner food but good. The specials are good values for the money. The décor is pleasant and no crowded.

Thank Marian M
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Typical diner. Large clean restaurant. Very large menu that includes just about all types of America food with some Greek choices included

Thank Jerry G
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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 570 Sunrise Hwy, Patchogue, NY 11772-2282
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Patchogue
  • Phone Number: +1 631-363-5338
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