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Peggy Sue's Diner

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117 South Calumet Road, Chesterton, IN 46304
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5:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yep, Average

It's a good place to go in the morning for a bit to eat, nothing extravagant or fancy. It really is your average diner, but for a fast and cheap meal its pretty good.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
JC B
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Chesterton, Indiana
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Chesterton, Indiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

It's a good place to go in the morning for a bit to eat, nothing extravagant or fancy. It really is your average diner, but for a fast and cheap meal its pretty good.

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Valparaiso, Indiana
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95 reviews 95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I have breakfast with a friend on a monthly basis in Chesterton and our normal dive was closed so we decided to try out Peggy Sue's. It's definitely what you would expect from a small town diner. If you are a car enthusiast you'll enjoy the decor. The service was good, but the food won't be healthy. My food was... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Great biscuits and gravy, hash browns and breakfast fare with reasonable prices. Service was quick and very friendly.

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Hobart, Indiana
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78 reviews 78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nice place...plain and simple...good food. Visited twice and the food was very good. Would recommend if you're ever in the area. I'll go back if someone is willing to treat me for breakfast! Mary M. Hobart, IN

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Chesterton, Indiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I have been going to this restaurant for over 30 years since moving to Chesterton. I like the breakfast & lunch menu, the wait staff is efficient & friendly, and the cost is very affordable. I wish the owners would realize how the carpeting makes the eating area look and feel dirty.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The staff was great and so was the food. We tried their oat meal, waffles and multi grain pancakes. The decor of the place with the theme of cars was interesting. The menu has a para on the 1st page with rules and regulations and was interesting plus fun to read :)

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Chesterton, Indiana, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

This place is like one of the best breakfest places to go. Been going here for years now and we love the place. Always good food, good conversation and laughs. Never had a bad plate of food. Come on by and stop in and sit a spell, and you will fall in love with the place!

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

My wife & I stopped-in for a late lunch while in the area on a mini-vacation. We're glad we did. The food was the typical fare that you would associate with a diner, and was prepared both well & quickly. My only comment is that I wished my mashed potatoes would have been slightly less watery. Our waitress, who also... More 

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Eagan, Minnesota
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137 reviews 137 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We went in for breakfast and were treated by a young lady having a bad day. That lasted 1 minute. When she came back, she was pleasant and efficient. Plentiful coffee ( a must for breakfast). Got the Corvette special (eggs, bacon and half waffle). Great value and cooked to perfection. If we're ever in the area, we'll go back.

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Indianapolis, IN
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100 reviews 100 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

My hub and I were taking a trip to the Indiana Dunes and decided to try one of the two diners in town rather than eat at the hotel, which I wish we'd done. Scrambled ? eggs were totally pressed flat, and the sausage links were totally cold. Server was friendly, which made the experience average rather than poor.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 117 South Calumet Road, Chesterton, IN 46304
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 3:00 pm

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