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Redline Drive-In

5117 West Lake Road, Mayville, NY 14757
716-753-5550
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Ranked #7 of 18 restaurants in Mayville
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- Aug 19, 2014
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Highlands, North Carolina
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57 reviews 57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

For a different lunch stop by this open air drive in playing 50s music with waitresses on roller skates. It was such fun I forgot to notice the food but it must be good. We try to make it a stop every year with the kids!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is just a neat little classic drive-in near Chautauqua Institution. Food is pretty typical fare and the music, running video, etc. are definitely a throwback. You might even see a waitress on roller skates. The open air seating is terrific on a cool summer evening.

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Alexandria, VA
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408 reviews 408 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The only thing missing at the Redline are troller skates on the waitresses, but they make up for it with speedy service. A full menu right out of the 50s and 60s with burgers, fries and onion rings at the top of the list. A few salads and other sandwiches dot the menu, but this is ground beef territory so... More

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Davidson, North Carolina, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Redline is an old-timey drive-in that does burgers, fries, onion rings and the like very well indeed. The outside tables were full, and we were comfortable at an inside table on this beautiful day. Lots of 50's memorabilia adorned the walls, and one waitress was very smooth on skates. Service was prompt and friendly. We all had burgers, of course,... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Quite expensive for a burger or sandwich for lunch. Less then a half basket of greasy onion rings for $5.50. One notch up from fast food for double the price.

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Mayville, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

If you are in the mood for a burger then look no farther. From time to time I want a burger and when you visit the Redline Drive-In you get a "BURGER"! Though at one end the price may seem high in comparison to Wendy's or some other fast food restaurant but what you receive in return is a magnificent... More

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Mayville, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The servers are on roller skates like the 50's and you sit on seats out of old cars. The burgers are huge and you can even order old fashioned milk shakes.

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Westfield, New York, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I brought my two grandsons for lunch. Not busy at the time. Service was ok, took a long time to be greeted, but the sweet girls on skates were so very nice. The boys ate alt meals. Chicken steps and a burger with fries. I had the battered onion rings. Delicious. Quite expensive about $40, however the food is good... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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65 reviews 65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This is a nice place. It has the cool 50's vibe and the food and service are good. However, I come from Chicago where dining out is expensive and uniformly worth the price. This place is way overpriced for the quality and quantity of the food. I am not sure why they charge so much, maybe for the kitsch value.

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St. Catharines, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We were camping at Chautauqua Lake in the summer and drove by Redline Drive In several times so decided to try it one night with our friends who we were camping with. 12 of us in total, 6 adults, 6 kids ranging from 4 - 11 years old. We were all super happy with our meals. The milkshakes were great... More

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