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Empire Diner

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106 E Baltimore Ave, Lansdowne, PA 19050-2539
610-622-1662
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good diner

First visit- great breakfast at a great price- even the coffee was good and the service as well- a solid good diner

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
broadbeb
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Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
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Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

First visit- great breakfast at a great price- even the coffee was good and the service as well- a solid good diner

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Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Food was just terrible. Service was average. There really was nothing that I liked hence the reason to never return. Even the coffee was weak and not fresh. I believe a diner should have at the very least fresh coffee.

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Upper Darby, PA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My daughter and I love Empire Diner. It has a wonderful family atmosphere and the food is terrific! We usually visit the diner on a Weekday afternoon or Saturday after sleeping in. The breakfast menu is satisfying any time of day. The pastries are phenomenal!! The service is good as well but it does get crowed quickly on the weekends... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I like diners, and the Empire Diner is definitely one to try if you like diner food. What I really liked with the menu, must be at least a hundred different entree's available. I tried the meat loaf today and it was excellent. They have a large display with cakes and pies (always a good start), and as others have... More 

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Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Pros: Nice size pancakes Great Service Cons: Warm Milk Water down syrup Too high for mediocre food I would go back if somebody ELSE pays

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Los Angeles, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

After reading all the other reviews I realize I don't have much else to offer. In agreement- the place is spotless, prices are fair, portions are generous and the wait staff was efficient and friendly. I am writing because the Empire is the absolute favorite of people I was with. They LOVE this place. On their behalf I am suggesting... More 

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Dresher, Pennsylvania
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96 reviews 96 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner after a lesson and was pleasantly surprised I got broiled shrimp and he got rib and chicken combo Very nice portions and tasty too. Was a little disappointed in the chocolate cream pie but other than that we would come back.

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Clifton Heights, Pa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

This is a good diner. Food is okay, desserts are good, price is okay, the place is clean, service is friendly.

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Aldan, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I frequent Empire as it is one of the diners in my neighborhood and I am a huge diner patron. It is the favorite of my father-in-law, and it completed a rather significant renovation and it well lit, nicely furnished, and now offers views to large flat screen TVs. The service is good, but fluctuates based on which waitress you... More 

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Upper Darby, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

The prices are reasonable , the servers are friendly. The place is clean. Parking is plentiful. The menu is quite large so things like seafood items are frozen . All in all it was a good experience for a diner. I only have one question why do they stop serving waffles after 4 p.m.?

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 106 E Baltimore Ave, Lansdowne, PA 19050-2539
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lansdowne
  • Phone Number: 610-622-1662

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner

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