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Mt Hope Diner

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American, Family Fare, Diner
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1511 Mount Hope Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 256-1939
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great diner food at a good price

I have eaten here several times, it is always good. Typical type of diner with regulars that are known by all of the staff. Can't beat the prices for their dinner specials, most come with soup or salad. Soup selections are limited but every one I have had has been delicious. Sandwiches are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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Greece, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I have eaten here several times, it is always good. Typical type of diner with regulars that are known by all of the staff. Can't beat the prices for their dinner specials, most come with soup or salad. Soup selections are limited but every one I have had has been delicious. Sandwiches are great also. Service is friendly, usually very... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

My wife and I have been here several times from our trips from Syracuse, and can't imagine a better diner than here. Their Cuban sandwich is excellent, I've had it twice, just as good as Miami, never left this palce hungry or unhappy.

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Rochester, New York, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I needed a good place to have a breakfast meeting this morning. Found the Mt. Hope Dinner on a recommendation from a friend. I found this to be a clean well kept family dinner. I was waited on promptly with hot coffee and a a fairly broad menu. I ordered their 2-2-2 special. My eggs were cooked correctly and we're... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Went for breakfast and was pleased with the staff, food, decor and price. This is a neighborhood eatery that has been in business for at least 30 years. Do not be surprised to locals gathered here as well as college students and staff from the local hospital. The pictures on walls show celebs, some local and others who the owners... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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286 helpful votes 286 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We found this place on a list of nearby eateries recommended by our hotel. We went for breakfast and were positioned at a side wall table. As the center filled up we were disappointed that it was obviously the regular meeting place for lots of construction workers. In no time the language was rather ripe which in my local home... More 

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Rochester, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We like the food, the price, the service & the location. We enjoyed a wonderful fresh, fast breakfast. I was stuffed with their Eggs Benedict. I don't recall what my wife had, although the hot sauce that she requested for her home fries was spectacular! Told my older children about this classic in Rochester too...

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Windsor, VT
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15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Rochester's Mount Hope Diner is one of a fast-disappearing breed of neighborhood eateries. We always try to make it a point to have breakfast or lunch here on our frequent trips to Rochester. Popular--so I have it on good authority--with students at neighboring universities, the food here is reasonably priced, well prepared diner food. The burgers and fries are great,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Came here with family to enjoy a nice lunch. The waitress was prompt and accurate. The food was perfect to order, and the atmosphere is like that of a little family restaurant. Will return again. Also I am adding the first photo for this restaurant :-)

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Central NYS
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43 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

THis is a neat little diner across from a theater in downtown Rochester. Their burgers and fries are tasty, and they are packed on a Sunday morning for breakfast. But best of all, they make milkshakes in so many flavors you'll have a hard time deciding on what one you want! Remember those old metal milkshake containers that were so... More 

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Pasadena, California, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

You don't expect gourmet food when you go to a diner. Nevertheless Mt. Hope has a friendly neighborhood atmosphere, plenty of variety and daily specials. What the food might lack in quality and sophistication is more than made up for in value. Even starving students and seniors can afford to eat here on a regular basis and enjoy a typical... More 

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Address: 1511 Mount Hope Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
Phone Number: (585) 256-1939
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American, Family Fare, Diner

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  • Address: 1511 Mount Hope Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: (585) 256-1939

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: American, Family Fare, Diner

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