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681 Newcastle Rd, Newcastle, CA 95658-9517
916-663-2011
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Dining options: Breakfast, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    1.5 of 5 stars
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We stopped here on our way to Reno for lunch. Seemed total confusion, about 8-10 people waiting for a table, nobody being seated, no names being taken, although there were empty tables, so we left after 7-10 minutes. On our way back 5 days later, we tried again. The computer for the register... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
Jimdo
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San Jose, California
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Nevada City, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

We have eaten at alot of Denny's.....but this one by far is our favorite! It is consistently good and the service can't be beat!!!!!! They have a fantastic staff and the atmosphere is warm and inviting. Keep up the good work!!!!!

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Thank Karen H
Rocklin, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

they need a complete remodle and probly a new kicken staff that cares about the food they are cooking

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Thank Michlele D
San Jose, California
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We stopped here on our way to Reno for lunch. Seemed total confusion, about 8-10 people waiting for a table, nobody being seated, no names being taken, although there were empty tables, so we left after 7-10 minutes. On our way back 5 days later, we tried again. The computer for the register was down, with a couple people waiting... More 

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Thank Jimdo
Newcastle, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Your first impression will be the smell of old grease as you enter this sad old Denny's. I had a sausage and cheese quesadilla that was swimming in grease. The conversation was great and I ate only one slice. I was sick to my stomach and Up all night and morning. Having worked as a restaurant cook for two years... More 

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Thank 98angie
Fresno, California
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68 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Didn't even get acknowledged. Server came by said she would be right w us why we watched her sit, hug and talk to a table few ft away for over 15 min. We ended up walking out as we didn't even get drinks in this time. The estwblishment was not even busy. They do not care about customers here!

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Thank Good timespl s
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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284 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I would have to agree with other reviewers, this place is really a dump! We had left San Francisco early in the morning and by the time we got to Newcastle we were getting hungry. We saw the sign for Denny's and although we hadn't been to one in years, we decided we'd give it a try, that was our... More 

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Thank 7ContinentsExplored
Turlock, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Retired fire fighter age 64 , travel a lot, love Denny's. This is a 100% Dump, ask who was owner? Lol - thought they only bought 7/11's. First time i have ever googled Corporate then called them from my booth. Corporate should shut them down. Really it was this bad. Mens bathroom was beyond words. We really should have just... More 

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Thank harley0711retired
Newcastle, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Denny's is Denny's is Denny's but OMG! Needs complete renovation. Meals are typical Denny's but had family from England here and was totally embarrised as we bottomed out in the booth, gazed about the grimey and falling apart tile work, worn out everything from counter to decor to flooring et al. Made my guests cringe to think what the kitchen... More 

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Thank Debra B
Auburn, California
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

This place is falling apart. Sit in a booth & your rear end hits the floor!!!! Go to the men's room....sign says "Lock the door, under repair". Denny's are never great, but usually OK. This place needs new everything!!!!!!

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1 Thank 1947-FORD
Northern California
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

This is Denny's. The food is normal Denny's. Nothing special, but generally a clean place to get a quick meal.

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Thank DebCMT

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 681 Newcastle Rd, Newcastle, CA 95658-9517
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: 916-663-2011

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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