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213 E Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1304
405-329-6642
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 6
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food

Must try something with chili! We had the Frito chili pie and the burrito. I would never have thought to order a burrito with chili in it, but it was amazing!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Must try something with chili! We had the Frito chili pie and the burrito. I would never have thought to order a burrito with chili in it, but it was amazing!

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Norman, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This is one of the cutest diners around. The food is really, really good. Their bacon is out of this world. It is a very small diner so, be prepared for a wait on almost any morning you go but it is worth it. Once you are seated; the food is good, service is fast and friendly and the price... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We have been eating at the Diner for almost 20 years. Unquestionably the best food in Norman. Whether you are looking for breakfast favorites (try the blueberry pancakes), to tamales, chili and, as my husband says, if you're really lucky, the best steak ever! Lines get long on the weekend, but wait it out! Totally worth it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We dined here as one of our Triple D TV stops. I had the chicken fried chicken meal with home fries and scrambled eggs, along with biscuits and gravy. It was a lot of food, especially considering I also decided to try a small sample of the chili featured on Triple D. The chicken was the best I'd ever eaten.... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

My wife and I had lunch here a few days ago. We had read the reviews and other info on how good the food was here. We plan on going back earlier in the day to try their breakfasts. I had a Santa Fe Burger with fries and my wife had a patty melt on rye. Both of these selections... More 

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Santa Ynez, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

While visiting family we decided to try Diner for breakfast one morning. This place is a blast from the past. It is a small hole in the wall with booths lining one wall as well as counter space. The biscuits and gravy is awesome and honestly everything we ordered was great. Looking forward to dining here again on our next... More 

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Norman oklahoms
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Go to this diner ....deliious breakfast and great service. You might even get to see the famous "Calvin Steves" and buy a paper. Try the blueberry pancakes , the biscuits and gravy, and any of the Mexy scram....making me hungry to think about it. Yum. You'll love the reto experience.

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Norman, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Mark Amspacher was the owner and face behind the Diner when it was featured on Diners, dives and drive-in's, but this place was already famous among the locals of Norman. I had the pleasure of working with Mark (or Spach) when his family ran the Southside Grocery and Deli just SW of the OU campus, now a pizza place. Mark... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Well-made, fresh food. Atmosphere is old-timey, and the Formica may be original.... Excellent diner with a little flair.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This place was a gold mine before Guy and his tv show. we waited 35 minutes to get a seat at the counter at 10 am on a sunday! the hot green sauce that we got that came with our eggirito was so good i ordered a bowl on the side as it reminded me of new mexico style breakfast... More 

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Address: 213 E Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1304
Phone Number: 405-329-6642
Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Cafe, Diner

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  • Address: 213 E Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1304
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: 405-329-6642

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Diner

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