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Diner 23

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300 W Emmitt Ave, Waverly, OH 45690-1006
740-941-1144
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 7
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  • 7
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  • 3
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  • 0
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Small Town Goodness At It's Best

We recently visited some friends in Waverly that we had not seen in 10 years and they took us there for breakfast the morning we left. The food was good and the small town atmosphere was great. I highly recommend this visit when passing through Waverly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 17, 2015
travellingmagi
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Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My son chooses this restaurant any chance he can. He loves to sit at the lunch bar on the stool and have breakfast. The staff is always friendly and the food is definitely "down home". Love to sit and chat with the regulars also. Thank you Diner 23 for offering a nice Christian atmosphere for my family. And also for... More 

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Thank Amanda H
Waverly, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hungry for a great Hot Roast Beef Sandwich? Stop before 3 pm at the Diner 23..300 W Emmitt Ave. Waverly, Oh. An all American comfort food...this beef and gravy are to die for. Show me a place that makes a great plate of Roast beef, potatoes and gravy and I'll show you a restaurant that has a happy clientele. Wow... More 

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Thank purpose1922
Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

We recently visited some friends in Waverly that we had not seen in 10 years and they took us there for breakfast the morning we left. The food was good and the small town atmosphere was great. I highly recommend this visit when passing through Waverly.

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Thank travellingmagi
s.ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

They are always busy for lunch. Love the onion tangles they have. Nice selection to their menue. They always advertise home made Blackberry Cobbler on their sign.

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Thank pathfinderwavohio
Columbus, OH
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

The food was not very good. I was impressed only with the look of the building but little else. Not recommended. Needs work

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Thank rway
Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

ZERP in this town stands out.. 99 percent chains.. This one breaks the mold visually .. Standard food. . Nothing great. .nothing wrong.. Hey ...you gotta eat lol

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Thank Sonny_circumvehor
Lancaster, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

What a nice little diner. Friendly, quick service. Obviously favored by the locals. The prices on the regular menu are fairly average but the specials are tasty and inexpensive. As is the back-of-the-menu selection of sandwiches and hot dogs for under $2. We both had large bowls of ham and bean soup ($4). Lots of chunks of good ham in... More 

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Thank NMDave
Auburndale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My husband and I make a point to stop here when traveling in the area. GOOD food, fast and friendly service. Love the atmosphere ! Reminder - they are only open until 3:00!

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Thank Barbara B
Titusville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We stopped here for lunch. I had the spinach pie and hubby had fish with home fries. Must say the spinach pie was very good. Price was average, service good, would return.

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Thank ConnieBR
Eaton, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

we enjoy eating here on a regular basis. Good food good service and good value.Always a warm welcome and friendl atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 300 W Emmitt Ave, Waverly, OH 45690-1006
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Waverly
  • Phone Number: 740-941-1144

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?