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Court Street Diner

18 N Court St, Athens, OH 45701-2419
740-594-8700
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Ranked #23 of 106 Restaurants in Athens
Cuisines: American
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- Aug 27, 2014
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Columbus, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a classic diner in the middle of Uptown Athens. I try to eat breakfast here at least once every time I'm in Athens. The food is delicious, service is fast and friendly. I love the atmosphere, both inside and out. They also have some of the best milkshakes I've ever had! The prices are very reasonable, and the... More

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Kimberly, Idaho
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Loved the atmosphere. The railcar 50's diner feel was fun. The server was nice but not overly attentive. The food was average diner fare but the chicken was rubbery. I believe it had been microwaved probably more than once. I seriously could not bite through it and it had the texture of gristle. To their credit, I complained and they... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Casa was packed on a Sunday morn so we walked up to the diner. Huevos locos, excellent; eggs benedict, very good; frittata, terrific. My kid scarfed down his kid meal pancakes and ordered a second batch. You might think about getting the adult cakes. The hash browns are like I like them--crispy. Atmosphere is retro. Unfortunately they were short staffed... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Service is always fast and friendly. They offer a large menu, even breakfast all day. Our food was very good. Always a fun place to eat, I will return.

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Dublin, OH
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

My favorite lunch entree is the Alaskan Cod Wrap for around $8.50. It is a very generous portion and tastes quite good. Comes with fries or chips and salsa. I always add Tartar Sauce. Laura is an outstanding server rivaling the best I've ever met in any restaurant. Parking on street at a meter or across the street at a... More

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Dublin, Ohio
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111 reviews 111 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Laura, our server, was very polite, knowledgable and helpful. The food was good. What we had was obviously prepared on site. I had the Loaded Veggie Omelet and a bowl of chili. The food was good , and the ambiance added to the effect. All in all, it was a very pleasant dining experience.

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Milford, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Classic diner nestled uptown from Ohio University. We went for breakfast on Sunday morning. A lot of people also went that morning, but the wait was reasonable, the service was good. Food and atmosphere was. . .classic!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

We try to have breakfast at the diner whenever we are in Athens. The cinnamon rolls are fabulous. The traditional breakfasts are also good. My son ordered a milkshake, yes for breakfast, and when I joked about it, the waitress acted as though it was the most normal thing ever. Friendly service.

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Lima, Ohio, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

The diner was really busy.....but worth the wait. Our waitress was awesome. Her name is Laura. She made our lunchtime a real treat. Awesome burgers and to die for milkshakes, made with real ice cream.

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Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Love the potato soup and the club sandwich. The hamburger and fries are good too. They also play music from pandora inside the dinner which sounds great.

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