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Monroe Diner

797 State Route 17m, Monroe, NY 10950-2610
845-783-8916
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Ranked #32 of 57 restaurants in Monroe
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Diner
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

Over the years it's become mediocre. It's fine for a burger or an egg breakfast. Coffee is hit or miss. The desserts offered for the dinner specials on on the brink of too stale. I noticed they are currently remodeling so maybe they will revamp the menu.

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Warwick, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I don't know how a diner can mess up an omelet or a club sandwich, but it happened today. The place looks kind of bomb-struck in certain interior areas , but (as a positive) the wait and service staff were good. We won't be back. Next time, we'll go back up the road to the Goshen Diner for better eats.

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Monroe, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Fast and fairly priced diner food. Nothing spectacular but a good variety as expected. Turkey dinner used to be much better, with real turkey - not cold cut.

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Chester, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I have been here many times in the pass. The service is great. The food is average. Location is great. We stopped coming because of the fly problem. We could not enjoy our meal without the distraction. It killed the experience.

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Highland Mills, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Salad was old, food was terrible, had basic meatloaf dinner, nasty used the atm, the machine will double charge your account for withdrawal fees 40 dollars for two, never go there again.. don't waste your money

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New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Terrible service, unfriendly staff, poor quality food. I even got sick from their breakfast eggs. Do yourself a favor and eat somewhere else. Anywhere else.

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Monroe, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I have been eating at the Monroe Diner since the 1970's. Never had a bad meal there. That's rare today. The owners, the Lagakos family, have been serving the community for almost 40 years. They do an outstanding job. The staff is friendly and the service is very good. You can't go wrong having a meal at the Monroe Diner.

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New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Monroe Diner is your average diner. However, in this town, where dining options are limited, the Monroe Diner is most welcome! It's a place that offers your typical diner food where anyone can find something to eat and you just can't go wrong. The staff is friendly and the service is good. I would recommend this place to anyone looking... More

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

I hadn't been to the Monroe diner I quite some time mainly because it was nothing special and the food was average at best and generally hit or miss. I've been back recently and noticed an improvement, updated menu and a better staff. Still nothing special but an OK diner.

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Chester, New York
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68 reviews 68 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

The food at the Monroe Diner can be pretty good, when they get it right. Definitely have had a couple of issues with getting the right order, or bringing it out all together, or remembering what you ordered. My last two visits pretty much decided that I'll be waiting a while before going back again. Maybe the staff will turn... More

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