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2534 State Route 31, Palmyra, NY 14522-9509
315-597-4613
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Service OK but Food Bland

My husband and I gave them another chance. We have tried several times to try breakfast or dinner. The servers are always very nice and quick with response. The older hostess should retire as she very grumpy and yells at everyone no matter who is around. This always puts me in a very bad mood... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2014
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Palmyra, New York
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Palmyra, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My husband and I gave them another chance. We have tried several times to try breakfast or dinner. The servers are always very nice and quick with response. The older hostess should retire as she very grumpy and yells at everyone no matter who is around. This always puts me in a very bad mood as mean people bit the... More 

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New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Family run with great food. Waitress and cook are brother/sister and care about customer satisfaction. Recommended items were great. Biscuits and chicken gravy great. Mashed potatoes are real, complete with lumps! On return trips we will probably eat all our meals with these folks.

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Palmyra NY
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

this is a decent place to eat. they do have good food. the waitresses are NOT always all friendly. the most of them are but occasionally they have one that isn't so friendly.

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D.C.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were here for a day and a half and ended up eating here twice! Our waitresses were fabulous on a professional and personal level. The food was like you'd imagine momma cookin' down home with large portions for a very decent price. The place itself has some wear and tear but who the heck cares-- when you like the... More 

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Cedar City, Utah
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Service was great! Our waitress was was an absolute gem! So nice! Everyone was so nice! The food however was alright.My French fries were delicious- perfectly crunchy. Maybe we didn't order the right thing. I ordered continental chicken, too much cheese and pretty greasy. My chicken was over cooked. Our side salads had a bunch of water at the bottom-... More 

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Top Contributor
380 reviews 380 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I stopped here with a friend to have lunch yesterday. We split a Greek salad and an Italian Sausage Sandwich. Both were very good! I would go again! I am posting a picture of the building this diner is in, since the one published her is WRONG, WRONG, WRONG !

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Rochester, New York
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1,623 reviews 1,623 reviews
1,074 restaurant reviews
503 helpful votes 503 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stopped in here for the second time this past weekend, and we were amazed by the value you get for the dollar here. No, it will never be confused with gourmet fare, but who cares? For $9.99, I got a salad, a bowl of soup, bread, and a WONDERFUL dish of eggplant Parmesan that equaled the meal I received... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Been here several times and never have been disappointed. I eat here often with family and have sampled everything from the fritatta omelet to the HOMEMADE soups (ask the staff instead of assuming!) to the massive chicken parm dinner. Hopping place on the weekends for fish fry. Not your average diner, will definitely visit again soon.

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Rochester, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We went to the Yellow Mills Diner for a quick supper last night, as we can't eat at home while it's being remodeled. First of all, ignore the photo that "represents" this restaurant. It is not a photo of the Yellow Mills Diner, which stands alone on the West side of Palmyra. (The photo shown here is a building in... More 

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Rochester, New York
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1,074 restaurant reviews
503 helpful votes 503 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

First of all, the photo shown for this restaurant is incorrect. It is not the Yellow Mills Diner. The Yellow Mills Diner is a stand-alone building outside of Palmyra, not inside the village itself. I stopped in this past weekend for a sandwich on the way to a book signing. The restaurant is a far cry from some of its... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2534 State Route 31, Palmyra, NY 14522-9509
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Palmyra
  • Phone Number: 315-597-4613

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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