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Skylark Diner

248 Vestal Pkwy E, Vestal, NY 13850-1630
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Ranked #24 of 87 Restaurants in Vestal
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 31, 2014
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
New Hampton
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Food here is good, a satisfactory local choice. Ate breakfast, lunch, and dinner at different times. Friendly staff and tasty meals. Reasonably priced diverse selection.

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Midlothian, VA
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

we go here because my husband used to eat here when he was in high school. Food is standard diner food. Coffee is great.

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Clifton, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Went there with my wife who is originally from the area. We were up here and needed a quick meal on Mothers Day so figured a diner might be a better idea than a restaurant. They were pretty busy but we were able to sit at the counter. The service was good and so was the food. The prices were... More

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Binghamton, New York
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104 reviews 104 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

my husband and i love diners, but skylark the servers were so freaking our we would never go back it was that bad. No matter how good the prices are, no way.

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Karlskrona, Sweden
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

The first diner ever I've been in. Friendly and helpful staff. I had a pulled pork sandwich which was great. All in all nice experience.

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Vestal, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The Skylark has been a staple of ours since we moved to the area 14 years ago. Breakfast is always served hot, which is a big deal for me, and be sure to try the blueberry pancakes! You'll find all the usual diner fare here, but better quality is easy to taste. A turkey sandwich tastes like it's carved off... More

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Apalachin, New York
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303 reviews 303 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This is your old fashioned 1940-50's style dinner. Stools at a counter, booths and tables. Great service. The food is your basic classic diner food that is equal to most diners menu's which is why I gave it an average rating. Very good for breakfast, usually a crowd there for that meal. Very affordable. Always have a selection of pies... More

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Binghamton, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

The Skylark was always a good basic diner. My favorite dish has always been the corned beef hash, but most of the breakfast fare was very good. The service is always outstanding. The last time in, the only thing that was good was the service. The hash was barley average, and the eggs (over easy and an omelet) were coated... More

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Endicott, NY
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Food is always good, fairly priced, and waitresses are attentive. They are always packed for breakfast on the weekends so you might have a bit of a wait but it's worth it.

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Apalachin, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Classic diner with affordable meals, great service, local commitment to the community. Frequently see emergency services personnel in the establishment and it is clear they treat them right. We love to support local businesses that reflect the same sense of community and no one does that better than Skylark diner!

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