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329 Sunrise Hwy, Rockville Centre, NY 11570-4905
516-764-9273
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 11:59 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Valley Stream, NY
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73 reviews 73 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

we go to many diners within 5 miles of this restaurant but its the best of the diners-very good fish choices, excellent burgers especially white meat turkey burger and their boneless half chicken is a good a dish as the best restaurants, they always give you too much to eat so how do you miss the fabulous gelato

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Brooklyn
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51 reviews 51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Took a party of six for dinner to The Golden Reef this weekend. Though a busy Saturday night, my reservation was honored and we were seated immediately. The food was outstanding. Big, fresh and beautiful salads to start the meal. Entrees did not disappoint. The stuffed shrimp were large and tasty. Chicken Portobello was a hit, as well as the... More 

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New York
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129 reviews 129 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I recently stopped at this diner for breakfast with a friend early one saturday morning. The diner is pretty large and is hard to miss but the parking lot was pretty small. The parking lot also had a valet but he appeared to only park certain cars - he didnt park mine or my friends. Once you enter the diner... More 

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Rockville Centre, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I have been coming here since I was in high school. Pretty much always get the Burger Deluxe with a bowl of gravy for the fries and a vanilla egg cream. Unless I come for breakfast which is also very good. The place has never been busier. It's amazing to watch how quickly everyone Works.

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Washington, D.C.
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This diner has produced quality food and a menu that might take an hour to read. Every choice is up to snuff and if not the server will tell you not to order it. Greek, Mediterranean, Italian, American fare are all served with quality, fresh ingredients and portions to make the hungriest satisfied. Anything on the menu that strikes you,... More 

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Franklin Square, New York
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73 reviews 73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Always a very good diner. I liked it better when they served free celery, carrots and olives. No more.....I would recommend this diner to all.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Overpriced mediocre diner food. I love diner food but i hate to say this place is not my go to as I live in RVC. Pancakes are good though.

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Rockville Centre, New York
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78 reviews 78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Service is friendly, food is plentiful, diner food is excellent (not sure about more elaborate fare). Prices are a little high but most people get two meals from a normal meal. Breakfast is their speciality. Lot of regulars fequent here.

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London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Visited the Golden Reef Diner while staying in Rockville Centre on business. Staff were very friendly and service was prompt. Portions were very big and left me wanting for nothing. Visited twice during my week stay and wasn't disappointed.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Really fun Diner atmosphere. Huge portions; but note that it is a bit pricey. Thumbs up to the burgers and turkey burgers, as well as the classic ham sandwich! Employees seemed super cool on the whole. Our waiter was a bit grouchy but he was so over the top about it that it was hilarious, and he was definitely attentive.... More 

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Additional Information about Golden Reef Diner

Address: 329 Sunrise Hwy, Rockville Centre, NY 11570-4905
Phone Number: 516-764-9273
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rockville Centre
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 11:59 pm  12:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 am - 11:59 pm  12:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 am - 11:59 pm  12:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 6:00 am - 11:59 pm  12:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 12:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: American

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