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3036 N Reading Rd, Adamstown, PA 19501
(717) 484-2191
Today
6:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 6:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nom Nom

Super yummy. It's a nice little find, we were just driving looking for a place to eat and found this place. Good find, yummy food and nice people!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
Maggie B
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Super yummy. It's a nice little find, we were just driving looking for a place to eat and found this place. Good find, yummy food and nice people!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I felt like I walked into the 1950s., However in much better shape! Great food and fantastic service. By the way, they close at 3pm, not 3am!

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Baltimore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My husband and I stopped for breakfast after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor and we weren't disappointed. The food was awesome. It is a local establishment and some local folks were gathering to have fun and share stories. It was a great exoerience and excellent food. I got the homemade oatmeal and it was fantastic. My husband got the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
181 reviews 181 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is a very small diner. Old school. The service was excellent. Very pleasant. We each had the toasted burger. Essentially it's a grilled cheese with a delicious burger slipped in. I had mine with bacon. It was so tasty. I loved it. I would go back again and again.

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92 reviews 92 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Giving 5 stars because they serve the best chipped beef and our server was so friendly! We've driven by countless times but we're glad we stopped today. Dan had his French toast and enjoyed it. Give this little diner a chance!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

An old fashioned diner with a varied selection of food. We always have at least one breakfast when visiting the area. Generous portions of well prepared food. Huge pancakes, great omelets, delicious french toast, etc. You will leave satisfied. Breakfast service ends at 10:00 AM.

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Newark, Delaware
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

had the chicken fingers and fries- delicious! My finance had the Chicken and Waffles- tasted like homemade! oh and HUGEEEE portions! Classic diner atmosphere.

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West Orange, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We found this diner on a trip to Adamstown. I love diner's for the vibe, decor and food and Dave's did not disappoint! We were looking for a place to grab lunch and decided to give it a try. We had the mushroom soup and it was by far the BEST I have ever eaten. Creamy and rich with REAL... More 

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Denver, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Been here many times and never disappointed. Breakfasts are large and very freshly prepared food with great friendly wait staff who enjoy a conversation with you. Only open early until about 2:00pm for breakfast and lunch. The ambiance is typical diner but very clean and loud but that is all part of the experience Nice stop if in the area... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The place has the look of a classic american diner, but was a little dated when we walked in. We debated for a couple of minutes and decided to give it a try, it was a good decision. The food was very good, we had soup to start, both the pumpkin and the bean and ham were very good. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3036 N Reading Rd, Adamstown, PA 19501
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Adamstown
  • Phone Number: (717) 484-2191

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 am

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