We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Big View Diner

16637 Lancaster Hwy, Charlotte, NC 28277-2038
704.544.0313
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #468 of 1,956 Restaurants in Charlotte
Price range: $9 - $22
Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Cuisines: American
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Audrey Kell Road
Description: It's all about family. Big View was designed to make you feel right at home. Come casual, make yourselves comfortable! Big View always means big value. A classic diner menu with a full breakfast under $5. Menu items as low as $2.99. Almost nothing over $12. The kind of prices New York, Philly and Baltimore diners used to have, plus advantages they never had. Like gorgeous retro modern decor, food made by real chefs from all natural ingredients, vegetarian options, and a kids' menu with healthy choices. With your favorite classic diner dishes and comfort foods, Big View is a concept whose time has come...again! A classic diner menu with a full breakfast under $5. Menu items as low as $2.99. Almost nothing over $12. The kind of prices New York, Philly and Baltimore diners used to have, plus advantages they never had. Like gorgeous retro modern decor, food made by real chefs from all natural ingredients, vegetarian options, and a kids' menu with healthy choices.
Write a Review

83 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    22
    27
    13
    6
    15
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
north carolina
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Four of us dined here on 7/31 for about the 5th time. I had really high hopes for this place since it opened and is so close to our house. I have been disappointed every single time.One time it may be bad food, one time bad service, but mostly a combination of both. This visit was no different. Got there... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Frank K, Owner at Big View Diner, responded to this review

Hello, I want to first and foremost apologize for your experience with us on the 31st. We take great pride in taking care of our guests and unfortunately came up short with your family. Feel free to contact me at fkaltsounis@me.com or at 704 544 0313 to discuss further in detail. We appreciate your feedback as we will use this... More

South Carolina
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I have had the opportunity to dine here twice in the past month. Both time the food was excellent, as was the service. This place is a "must reccommend".

Was this review helpful? Yes
Frank K, Owner at Big View Diner, responded to this review

Good afternoon, I wanted to thank you for your kind words regarding your recent trips to Big View to dine with us. Please ask for me next time you are in because I would enjoy to meet you in person. We pride ourselves on our food and service and appreciate hearing that you enjoyed your experiences with us. Thanks again,... More

charlotte
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This is a great diner for the food. Breakfast, lunch or dinner. The owners have an outstanding menu that offers the touches of a very high end restaurant. The only problem here is the the waitresses. EVERY meal we have had here (and we have had 8 or 9 meals here) it is always the same. No matter which waitress... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Long island, NY
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We went for breakfast and 2 of us had breakfast (Greek omelet and Crabcake Benedict) and 1 decided on lunch (brisket stroganoff). The meals were all delicious and quite filling. We were not going to have dessert, but when the waiter recommended chocolate strawberry shortcake, we couldn't resist trying something a bit different. And it was oh so good!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Silver Spring, Maryland
Top Contributor
226 reviews 226 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This was the nicest diner I've ever been to. The food was good, it came out fast and the service was good as well. We loved it so much we went back for lunch on Sunday. There was alot of people waiting and they said the wait would be 10 minutes. They offered to text us when our table was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
South Venice, Florida
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

they are undergoing renovations, but it doesn't effect service. food is high quality even at upscale restaurant standards. worth going any time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

A friend and I went to try their breakfast for the first time, and I ordered french toast. I couldn't believe how it looked when they brought it to me. It was falling apart, but when I tasted it, it was even worst. They had let it sit in the batter too long and it was soggy and not done... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

We have now been waiting 25 minutes to be seated. One table has been empty for the entire time. When I questioned the manager he said they were seating based on the kitchen flow! Frankly seated with coffee would be a nicer way to wait! Just in the area we can see there are 4 empty tables. Waiting this morning... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Ate at Big View Diner for breakfast this morning with three buddies. After overeating the last few days, I wanted a heart-healthy breakfast. I ordered an egg whites omelet with tomatoes and cheese, and chicken sausage and whole wheat toast. It was very good. My only "beef" (pun intended) is that like a lot of breakfast spots, they do not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
GREENEVILLE, TENNESSEE
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

This place just rocks! Gorgeous decor, upscale and cool. The food surpassed our expectations and 5 of us each tried different things. Large portions, good pricing and service was stellar! The variety of the menu was VAST and the bakery offered beautiful, scrumptious deserts. My crab cakes Benedict was as good as I've had anywhere. The waitress told us that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Big View Diner also viewed

 

Been to Big View Diner? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Big View Diner, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing