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Olympia Diner

4790 State Highway 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010
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Ranked #25 of 67 restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 13, 2014
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17 reviews from our community

35% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Gloversville NY
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

2 out of 5 orders were totally wrong!! spaghetti tasted like metal. Ruben had no dressing at all, and was supposed to come with some type of salad no salad. never again!!

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Saint Johnsville, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

From the road driving by, you would never guess how nice it looks inside . Very spacious. The booths are huge. We had the Hamburger & Hamburger Delux (cooked the way you like) comes with French Fries, onion rings,cole slaw & Real Homemade Soup. The Menu was 6 pages, the Service was wonderful. Our server was Valerie she was very... More

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Amsterdam, New York, United States
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Service was OK. Food was OK but nothing like they used to serve. ricing was much higher than I expected.

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Amsterdam, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Nice Diner, food was ok but not great. Plenty of parking. Spacious interior. Good service. Price is good. Offers many specials.

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Galway, New York
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298 reviews 298 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

We got take out from the Olympia Diner - I had the Reuben - and French fries my husband had the roast beef sandwich with fries - both very good. We also got the chicken and rice soup - it is not as good as it used to be they do a ok breakfast and open at 7am - there... More

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Schenectady, New York
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184 reviews 184 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

Well, for once, my experience isn't worse than everyone else. Had lunch here recently and it was middle of the road edible food. Couldn't find any other place that wasn't fast food in Amsterdam, so picked the diner. Had swordfish special with carrots, spinach and too much liquid. It was good, but no better. My friend had corned beef and... More

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West Charlton, NY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Four of us went for dinner tonight and it was very disappointing. The soup was lukewarm. One of our salads didn't come until we reminded the waitress. The stuffed shrimp was all breading and a tiny piece of shrimp in the middle. We were served regular french fries instead of the sweet potato fries we ordered. When we complained to... More

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

We thought you couldn't ruin breakfast....we were wrong. The Eggs Benedict had Canadian bacon missing and the sauce was looked curdle. Potatoes were mush and pancakes were overcooked. Pick another place to eat.

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New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Used to be a safe bet for good food, but our last visit the service was good but the food well below average. Unless there is a dramatic change, this place is off our list of places to go. It's a shame how bad the food has gotten.

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Arlington, Vermont
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74 reviews 74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

Seeing dirty handprints on the door glass always sets off a warning bell for me, but there are precious few options for breakfast in this area, especially on a Sunday morning. The omelet wasn't bad, but it was served with a mass of oddly seasoned home fries, and the toast was barely toasted... more like dried bread. The server was... More

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