We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The 50's Diner

Hespeler Road, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
519-622-0707
Improve this listing
Ranked #16 of 266 restaurants in Cambridge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $15
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Write a Review

103 reviews from our community

70% Recommend
    39
    34
    19
    4
    7
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Guelph, Ontario
Top Contributor
169 reviews 169 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

In the last couple of weeks I have dined at 50's with friends. The place has recently been renovated and it looks great and up to date. Service is efficient and very friendly.and accommodating. I ordered the Western Omelette and I have had better.but it comes with toast, potatoes and a cup of beans which is a nice touch. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We are regular customers, and i'm sure we will continue to be regular customers at this 50's diner in Cambridge Ontario. First of all, we've never been disappointed with the food, nor the service. And for my birthday July 6th, my whole family and i went to have supper there. The variety is always fun and pleases everyone. But, when... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambrodge
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If your looking for fine dining this is not the place. If you want a very good meal, big portion and reasonable value, this will please you. The staff are friendly, efficient and service has always been quick. Try the souvlaki platter. To die for.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hope, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I love their smoked meat plates. Had breakfast once , it was the worst I ever had. Can't even describe it. A frozen breakfast out of a box would have been better

Was this review helpful? Yes
Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The Staff all seem to be happy go lucky with big smiles and the food...like the show on the food network would say, YOU GOTTA EAT HERE.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ottawa, Canada
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Actually have only eaten breakfast and lunch here. Breakfast was good. The 2 smoked meat sandwiches for lunch is a great value...doggie bag for sure! At breakfast, there is usually a line up out both front doors...there is good reason for that. Food is good, staff is friendly I stop there wheneverr I can.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kitchener, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Given the cost, quality and quantity of the food, this is a great place. Generous servings, good wait staff, fast service and hot food. It is a family restaurant so do not expect silence. For what it is, it does it well! If you want the Charcoal Steakhouse, then best go there.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love this place, the chicken is so good, most of the food is awesome. They are always busy. Food is hot, and well i would reccommed this place if u havent been there yet. If I am ever asked to go for something to eat, I always say I would like to go to 50s...I have turned a few... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mississauga, Canada
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I always stop here for breakfast on my way through to southwestern Ontario. I had a delicious breakfast of a fruit boat with many different kinds of fruit, a bowl of cottage cheese and a toasted bagel with endless coffee. The service is always friendly and efficient. I'd eat here more often if it were closer!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I have been to this restaurant many times since I was a kid and enjoy the food they serve, the atmosphere and the servers are all friendly no matter how busy they are!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The 50's Diner also viewed

Cambridge, Region of Waterloo
 
Cambridge, Region of Waterloo
Cambridge, Region of Waterloo
 

Been to The 50's Diner? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage The 50's Diner, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing