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307 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1219
717-653-5357
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Tasty food; huge portions

The B&B we stayed at recommended this as a good local restaurant, and they were right. It's diner food that is a cut above average, with very large portions and friendly service. Many of the dishes reflect to local cuisine, so that was nice. It's definitely a decent, very kid-friendly meal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 21, 2014
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Washington, DC
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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

We have been going to the diner for sometime and We love it. Home cooked meals and very good quality. Reasonable prices. ...

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Bucks County, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My wife and her friend ordered Greek omelets after being told by the waitress they contained spinach, fresh tomatos and feta cheese. The omelets were served with only fresh tomatos. We had to get up from the table to track down our waitress whose solution to the problem was to bring a dish of feta cheese cubes to the table.... More 

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Washington, DC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The B&B we stayed at recommended this as a good local restaurant, and they were right. It's diner food that is a cut above average, with very large portions and friendly service. Many of the dishes reflect to local cuisine, so that was nice. It's definitely a decent, very kid-friendly meal.

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NY NY
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great diner and place for dinner when everything else is closed. The food was really good and the service exceptional

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Palmyra, Pennsylvania
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Had breakfast on a Tuesday May morning. I had delicious - really- eggs benedict and sister had eggs, bacon and toast. Coffee was very good and full bodied plus filled as needed. Great service and a nice, classic diner which was clean and fun.

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Lancaster pa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Stopped for breakfast this morning. Had not been here for a long time.Wonderful breakfast. Plenty to eat and came out quickly. Our server (Kayla) was FANTASTIC. Her great service makes a pleasant dining experience much more so. We will be back.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

I love this place because it is open 24/7. Although I notice the teens of this town enjoy hanging out there. I like their food and think its a nice place to stop in sometimes.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

The hostess sat in a booth between seating you and taking your bill. Could have helped the servers. Took 15 minutes to be noticed by the server . Food was so so bland and mine was half burned and ribs tasted like they'd been sitting for a very long time them drowned in sauce. Weren't offered refill on drink and... More 

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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2011

Stopped for breakfast with my spouse. Ordered sausage gravy which had no sausage and no taste (horrible). My spouse ordered feta and spinach omlet. Eggs rubbery. We both stopped eating after 4 bites. The only thing good was the coffee. Waitress stopped by the table and asked how everything was. We really tried not to draw attention and were very... More 

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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

Being new to the area I relied on neighbors and friends for recommendations of a good local diner. So happy I listened and took the leap to visit one of the nuggets this quaint town offers here. Breakfast (round the clock), Lunch, or Dinner are equally prepared in generous portion, served by happy staff, and appropriately priced. Never meant to... More 

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Address: 307 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1219
Phone Number: 717-653-5357
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Mount Joy

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  • Address: 307 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1219
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Mount Joy
  • Phone Number: 717-653-5357

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