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Diner Deluxe

804 Edmonton Tr NE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (Northeast Calgary)
403-276 5499
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Ranked #36 of 2,832 restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Diner
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Neighborhood: Northeast Calgary
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

Every said about this place is right. The food is good, service was excellent and good choice on the menu... But you can have a dinner's feeling without being a greasy spoon corner restaurant. The place is filthy. Clean it up please.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

Great food, great service. We got there early and there was no wait but by the time we left there were 30 people waiting. Get there early! Menu has a great variety.

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Calgary
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8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have been here several times over the years. I'd have to say that it used to be much better than it is now. The retro decor is neat and the atmosphere is kind of fun. The food however, is quite pricey for what you get and compared to other breakfast spots. The coffee is good and the menu varied.... More

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Calgary
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7 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Get the 50's feel in a very good restaurant. Careful-- servings are big. Burgers are very good, our grandchildren loved the mac and cheese,and most other dishes are fine. DON'T GO AT LUNCH TIME -- your will wait much too long to get in. Ditto Sunday brunch. Service was so so, but they are trying. Just put your persnickety button... More

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Calgary
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have gone for breakfast and lunch here - and had breakfast both times! Love the pancakes and definitely the baked beans. The bonus is having a gelato next door on the way out - irresistible!

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4 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a great diner with a cool atmosphere and fantastic coffee. Been a few times and it's always busy but I can understand why. The coffee is superb. Try the chocolate French toast or the fried oatmeal!

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Calgary
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Snap back to the wonderful old dishes your mother used to make...just good old fashioned comfort food at affordable prices, large portions, all in an enjoyable venue that is reminiscent of those times gone past. Well worth the trip ...and don't be put off by the rather blasé exterior!

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Calgary, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Diner Deluxe is a great place with great food and service. Often use it for morning breakfast meetings if there's no more than four of us, any more and it's really not productive. We can sit around a stylish kitchen table that I'm sure is from the 50's and feel like we're sitting at home, only someone else cooks, cleans... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We found that there was nothing special about the food. The atmosphere was ok, and the price was average withe service being very good

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Calgary, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The wait is getting to be too long...however their food is always worth the wait. What a neat little place ...the 60s vibe is casual but fun. The food is great.

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