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3604 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA
(610) 325-0436
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6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Hot eggs

Always enjoy eating breakfast at the Hot Spot. Good service and good chow. Only complaint is the surcharge for eggs. Don't know where they get eggs but haven't seen another area diner charge extra for eggs.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
Jerry Z
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Camillus, New York
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Camillus, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Always enjoy eating breakfast at the Hot Spot. Good service and good chow. Only complaint is the surcharge for eggs. Don't know where they get eggs but haven't seen another area diner charge extra for eggs.

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Philadelphia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

My son and I stopped in here when our power went out. The food was good - my omelet was tasty and my son loved the chocolate chip pancakes. Service was a little slow, but the staff was friendly. I would come back again.

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Suffolk, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

In the past 30 years, this location (for some reason) seemed to fail over and over. It went through cycles of chain restaurants and most did not last too long (though that may be because some of the stores went out of business or their business significantly died-down). Year ago, the Hot Spot came on the scene and fulfilled a... More 

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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Monday's special - Lentil soup - awesome. Hamburgers, wraps, and salads are all good for lunch. Breakfast is probably just what you would expect. Busy, busy on the weekends at brunch.

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A group of retired men meet here for breakfast. The ser ers are always ready to accommodate the group. Food is great and reasonably priced.

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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I always enjoy a breakfast at the Hot Spot Diner. French Toast, home fries, and bacon or sausage. A special treat after church on Sundays.

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Bethany Beach, DE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

A mainstay of Newtown Square downtown, the Hot Spot Diner is a reliable resource for a healthy meal at a reasonable price. The senior specials are even more reasonable. The menu has something for everyone in the family, including milk shakes. The wait staff is experienced and anticipates your desires. The service is always prompt. The ambiance is a through... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The decor makes you feel like you are in a time capsule from something like 1957--cracked vinyl seats, etc. But the food is consistently decent and the staff pleasant and helpful. I would rate the Hot Spot over its rival The Country Squire a couple of miles down the road--Country Squire has nicer decor and is about twice the size... More 

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I love this place and have been to it many, many times. The food is good enough and plentiful and the staff are always friendly and treat my kids great even when they are being on their best worst- behavior. We always get a breakfast and the corn beef hash is great. My kids love the "Spone Bob" and the... More 

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We, as a family, go to the Hot Spot often. It has everything you want in a diner; quick, easy, homestyle food. The coffee is plentiful and the food nice and warm and very tasty. The portions are also very generous. The staff are very friendly and always greet the kids with a smile and a quick hello.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3604 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Newtown Square
  • Phone Number: (610) 325-0436

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:45 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?