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210 Pinebush Rd # 1, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
(519) 740-8880
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9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Local Diner

One of the city's longstanding diner's and a top choice for value and fast service. Have enjoyed the huge breakfasts there, the daily hamburger special and the Greek Souflaki. The burger is huge, well grilled and comes all dressed with a huge portion of fresh fries and a drink for ten bucks taxes... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
JBLB
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Cambridge Ontario
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Cambridge Ontario
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

One of the city's longstanding diner's and a top choice for value and fast service. Have enjoyed the huge breakfasts there, the daily hamburger special and the Greek Souflaki. The burger is huge, well grilled and comes all dressed with a huge portion of fresh fries and a drink for ten bucks taxes in! Their grill man is awesome to... More 

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Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

Had for the first time in awhile. Bun is no longer soggy fries are crisp. Poutine has real curds. Burger actually tastes homemade. Bun was toasted toppings no longer sopping wet. Sure the old gravy was good but now the food seems fresher and left me with a good taste in my mouth.

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Cambridge, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Been going to Frieda's for almost 20 years. Food, the cook Tony and service staff always did a great job. Prices were good and could not complain about the portion size. Signature gravy was the best in town. Just got new owners and the first thing they do is change the signature gravy and jack up the price on everything.... More 

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Guelph, Ontario
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220 reviews 220 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

On Monday, July 21, 2014 my travel partner and I dined at Frieda's for breakfast. The first impression is not good. You go up to the counter and wait and wait for someone to greet you. It is cafeteria kind of place. The atmosphere is dated. Service is non-existent or self serve. Because I did not like the look of... More 

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Simcoe, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I have visited this restaurant many times and have never been disappointed! The quality of the food is very good-how many places still make their own hamburger patties? The pricing is very reasonable and the quantity is way more than you expect of need! It's not fancy, it's cafeteria style, step up, order and pay for you food, slide down... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I used to be a frequent of this place however after what happened today I don't think I will be back. The restaurant closes at 2pm or so that is what they advertise however I walked in at 1:30 and was told that they have already shut down the grill and cleaned up ready to go home....the 2 people that... More 

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Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I've eaten here four times now and my wife and I and toddler have walked out paying less than $20 a visit. It's definately budget friendly. As I stated in the title, it is a no frills diner, and that includes no waitresses. But that also means you pay less or can spend more, whichever way you want to look... More 

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HAMILTON
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Nice family style cooking. You must order at the counter, but they are pretty fast. Staff is very friendly. I don't think you will be dissapointed eating here.

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Waterloo, Ontario, CA
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91 reviews 91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

In a good location for the Lovett Industrial area for lunch, close to the 401, but nothing fancy. Average expected prices, no surprises, sufficient parking, but coming out have to cross a very busy road to go East.

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Cambridge, Canada
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Basic home-style burger place. You can get liver and onions here sometimes. I think that tells it all.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 210 Pinebush Rd # 1, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: (519) 740-8880

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?