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1104 E 16th St, Wellington, KS 67152-2813
620-326-6700
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Unique diner good stop

We stopped for a late breakfast and chanced by this diner. Just like stepping back to the late 50's. It was clean the service was friendly and well staffed. Our eggs were a bit over cooked however, everything else was very good. We would stop again

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2014
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Fredericksburg, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here on our way through the state to visit my sister in Texas. We are very fond of road trips, especially for the plethora of opportunity to stop at local owned establishments and discovering new, or old favorites! This was a disappointment! We walked in the diner and the whole place had an odor of... More 

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Wellington, Kansas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This restaurant is always open and always friendly. The food is good and predictable. That is why the place is always busy!

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

We stopped for a late breakfast and chanced by this diner. Just like stepping back to the late 50's. It was clean the service was friendly and well staffed. Our eggs were a bit over cooked however, everything else was very good. We would stop again

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Wichita, Kansas
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82 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

You do get an 8 ounce burger, but the flavor is not up to snuff. It's kind of bland and a bit overcooked (even in these days of cooking burgers to death to ensure "safety"). The price was several dollars more than it was worth. I would rather have 4 ounces of beef cooked so that it still has taste.... More 

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

It appears that no one there has smiled for years. Foods ok but the service us surly at best. Probably will not try again after this this third time.

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Oxford, Kansas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Well the food lacked seasoning for sure, my daughter had the grilled chicken sandwich, and I had the philly cheese steak. Both were very bland. The lettuce was so big in the salad needed to be smaller to be more appealing, my husband got a big salad it had a lot of water left on plate when he finished eating.... More 

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Cushing, Oklahoma
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Penny's Diner has a great atmosphere and delicious food. It has a 50's look to it with black & white checkered flooring. The food is cooked on a flat grill so its not for the diet conscious but it is very good. Service is fast and you can watch the cook while he prepares the food.

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GM_OTI, General Manager at Penny's Diner, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Andre, Thank you for your great comments regarding our diner service and quality. We try very hard to provide the best possible service and value to our customers. Please come back and enjoy another meal at our and diner. Best Regards, Noah List More 

Dodge Center, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

This place is awesome! The food is hot and delicious ( I had a burger with fried egg, cheese and fried onions). Also, the people who work here are soo nice! I was also able to sample the pulled pork and it was so awesome, but I ordered the burger already. Thank you everyone at Penny's Diner for an awesome... More 

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Las Vegas, NV
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Penny's Diner is a good place for breakfast in the Wellington area, and the food in general is good. You are rather limited as to choices in Wellington, and Penny's is one of the better places if you don't want fast-food.

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South Haven, Kansas, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

It has good home cooked food. We were there when it first opened and they had some problems. It is better now. It is nice for the railroad workers because it is directly across from the motel and is opened all the time.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 1104 E 16th St, Wellington, KS 67152-2813
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 620-326-6700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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