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Blue Ribbon Diner

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1004 Mebane Oaks Rd, Mebane, NC 27302-9679
919-563-7020
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Happy Days

Stepped back into Happy Days, old school diner, loved the look. Jukebox doesn't work. Food was average for me, I had chicken, ver good for my companions, the had the burgers. The milkshakes are awesome. Server was barely average, forgot every special request, waited 10 minutes after we were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
TampaRick
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Tampa FL
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Roanoke, Virginia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Was a typical Diner atmosphere. The food was typical..burgers and sandwiches..spaghetti and fried appetizers. The food was great. Quick service . Prices were great for a sit down diner.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Don't go if your expecting breakfast they don't sure it. However, they 're veg beef soup is really good. My personal favorite is the Chicken Parm

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food is good and plentiful and the dacor is typical 50s diner. Waitress are friendly. We typically have the burgers and salads. A welcome alternative to the fast food burger joints.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Food okay. Could tell burgers are not freshly patted but frozen. Ask about the beer here and we received odd looks. Would not recommend this to anyone. Not helpful far as staff

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Had been to this restaurant before, but had been a while, so decided to try it again as we coming through the area. While mostly a burger and shake type of spot, they do have some Blue Plate Specials, and other items. We tried a Salad and Angus Blue Plate Special. There were in fact pretty good. Service was also... More 

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Tampa FL
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Stepped back into Happy Days, old school diner, loved the look. Jukebox doesn't work. Food was average for me, I had chicken, ver good for my companions, the had the burgers. The milkshakes are awesome. Server was barely average, forgot every special request, waited 10 minutes after we were done eating for our check on a slow night. He was... More 

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Mebane, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Good food, fair portions, decent service. Fun atmosphere takes you back to an earlier time. Close to outlet mall shopping, highways and one of the nicest areas of the Triad.

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Morganton, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in driving through town, we like to try new different places not food chains when we travel. The atmosphere was different like "back in the day", the food was good. It wasn't bad overall. I would try somewhere else next time....

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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

his restaurant use to be good years ago but it has just gone down hill from here. We do not go here anymore because of poor quality of the food

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Telchac Puerto, Mexico
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Excellent chicken sandwich and burger, the peach cobbler was awesome. Shout out to our server Ashley . We mentioned we were on our way home from a funeral and she was extra attentive and kind. Definitely a good stop .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1004 Mebane Oaks Rd, Mebane, NC 27302-9679
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mebane
  • Phone Number: 919-563-7020

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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