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Sal & Al's Diner

2261 Cooper Foster Park Rd, Amherst, OH 44001-1267
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Ranked #8 of 47 Restaurants in Amherst
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Diner
Most recent review
- Aug 18, 2014
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English first
Centerville, Ohio
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Ate here as a family last Saturday. My Dad eats here multiple times per week! I always get the perch dinner or the Route 66. Their soups are always fantastic. This time, I tried the buffalo chicken soup. I could have made a meal of just this dish; very tasty. Imagine buffalo chicken dip in soup form with potatoes and... More

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Elyria, Ohio
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I just came from here it was my second choice after the place I wanted to eat ran out of food and it was a bad choice. I ordered the meatloaf dinner it was awful the meatloaf tasted like sausage and the mashed potatoes tasted like spoiled milk or an old dish rag the salad dressing was bland. I will... More

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Vermilion, Ohio, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Service is excellent. The food is good, and when I asked for my son's meal to please come out first, they delivered. Definitely will be going back again!!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Love the Syrian Salad with warm pita bread! Also have good ribs! The Ice cream counter is also a big plus!

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Amherst, Ohio, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

been their 3 or 4 times. Not bad. Decent salad bar, Ice cream counter and lots of kids. LOL They come with parents and coaches after games, so be preparred.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Neighborhood gem for sure. Nothing fancy, but food is fresh and home-cooked. Menu varies from burgers to pierogies, gyros to pizza and some other local favorites as well. Clean place, good service and very reasonably priced. Good place to take the kids.

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Top Contributor
127 reviews 127 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Very cute place. Love the atmposhere. Went during lunch and wasn't to over crowded. My husband got the Diner burger and it was huge. The meat was juicy and thick. I got the Diner melt and it was full of flavor and the bun was to a perfect buttery crisp. Best part, we got a small sample bowl of the... More

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102 reviews 102 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I was confused when I walked in. It was not how I remembered it to be - this restaurant used to be open and inviting with a unique decor. There seemed to be two distinct sides of the restaurant, however we waited to be seated for a while even though we heard workers talking. I was surprised that incoming customers... More

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Elyria, Ohio
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43 reviews 43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

This place serves all the staples burgers, meatloaf, etc. There milkshakes are the best thing on the menu. The food is always served fast and the staff is great. My young kids love this place.

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Amherst, Ohio
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

This is a family owned restaurant that takes pride in everything they make and it shows!! Soups sandwiches, dinners. The lunch specials are a great deal. The pizzas are awesome. (try the rollover for 1 person) They make the best chicken paprikash since my Grandmas!! The dumplings are freshly made every morning. And to top off the experience- ICE CREAM!!... More

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