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924 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603-2734
717-399-8358
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Well worth the drive

We saw Neptune Diner featured on a foodie show and had to check it out. They are most famous for their meat loaf. You have to order the meat loaf there!! We drove almost 2 hours to have dinner there and it was well worth it. You get so much food for such a low price. And the food was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Shayna S
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Southampton
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Southampton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

We saw Neptune Diner featured on a foodie show and had to check it out. They are most famous for their meat loaf. You have to order the meat loaf there!! We drove almost 2 hours to have dinner there and it was well worth it. You get so much food for such a low price. And the food was... More 

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Pinehurst, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We stopped here because we noticed it was a stop on the Food Network, highlighting the meatloaf. The hostess was outstandinly friendly and helpful as we navigated all things meatloaf. Unfortunately that was the highlight of the expereince. I had the meatloaf casserole (cheese, fries and chili) and found it to be just OK. My daughter had the straight meatlof... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Neptune continues to have good food. I sometimes question the sanitation. I noticed that no one in the kitchen was wearing hair restraints. I wonder if the inspectors got them on this. The prices have really gone up, unreasonable so. Not as great as it was.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Yes! Both milkshakes and meatloaf were consumed. Meatloaf reminded me of grandmas...large portion, delicious and priced right. The milkshakes billed at 50s style and thick and satisfying

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

My husband and I were craving a juicy burger and found this diner on the way home from a holiday. The burgers were delicious and the waitress was very attentive, but not hawking over us. My biggest disappointment was no pickle with my burger and fries. My husband didn't get one with his meal either. The menu says fries and... More 

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Waynesboro, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The food was great but my family barely saw our server. Most restaurants I enjoy the servers can't take care of you enough but I had to try to track down our server to get a box and my check. They do have awesome meatloaf but the service needs work.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Had breakfast here on a cold windy morning. There could not have been any better sanctuary. Absolutely great breakfast, service was attentive, portions large and price was reasonable. Neptune's has an extensive menu; scrapple and cream chipped beef were especially good. This is a destination restaurant, a must when in Lancaster.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

WAs so good we were in the area for 3 days and had breakfast here twice.Homemade food,chipped beef and scrapple are very good.Also the home fries are about the best anywhere.Great wait staff and great prices!!!!A must if your in Lancaster!!!!

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This place is a real jewel it has the look and feel of an old time diner with the most awesome food you will ever find the service was great made to feel like you are home. Have the meatloaf it melts in your mouth it comes with a home made roll two sides and soup. I tried the scallop... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Neptune Diner was featured on the "Meatloaf Paradise" episode of the Food Paradise series. Naturally I wanted to try the meatloaf when I visited. Unfortunately, I stopped in too early. Breakfast was all that was available. The meatloaf wasn't ready yet. Instead I ordered the Chipped Beef Melt - a three egg cheese omelet with homefries covered with creamed chipped... More 

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Address: 924 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603-2734
Phone Number: 717-399-8358
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 924 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603-2734
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: 717-399-8358

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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