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1971 University Blvd., Lynchburg, VA 24502
434 -582- 2000
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English first
Lynchburg, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This place has changed from its original format. You walk in and get one of those discs that buzzes when your table is ready - but it's not for that. You go to a computer screen and place your order. This makes reviewing the menu quite difficult. The menu isn't explained well at all. I chose the citrus glazed salmon... More 

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Evington, VA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Service is bad here. Food is not very good. You would be better off going somewhere else. The food taste as if was frozen before it was cooked. Not worth your time

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Hampton, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

No waitresses. Gross food. Dirty tables. In one year's time, this place has gone from a cute diner to a dumpy mini cafeteria. Will never eat here again.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

My review echos others. Highly disorganized, limited hours. It is what you would expect from a restuarant run by colllege students with poor supervision.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Very good food! VERY busy place..waited about 20 minutes for a table. Manager was very attentive and checked on each table.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

We visited Doc's Diner 2/10/13 while visiting Lynchburg with our two small children. You would think a "Diner" would be a great place for a Sunday morning brunch. We arrived at 11:30am and although all but 3 of the tables in the restaurant were EMPTY, we were told it would be a 30 minute wait because their serves don't come... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

Limited menu, tasteless food. I like the environment and the feeling of an old style diner, but the menu is just too limited and the food is just cafeteria food, nothing special whatsoever here.

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Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Great food, actually I would say kicked up a notch from your average diner experience. There is a lot of creativity on the menu, and I was not disappointed with the quality or quantity of the food. It was very fresh tasting and cooked to perfection! I think the prices are very reasonable and the staff very friendly and hard... More 

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Allendale, New Jersey
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163 reviews 163 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

You can tell it's a hot spot for liberty university students. The service is fast and nice. The food was good, average diner food. It was in a good location as well. And last but not least, it was very affordable too!

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Unique atmosphere with the feel of a traditional old diner where casual atire is appropriate. The food was delicious, not over-priced, and was served in a timely manner. The restaurant has a nice view of Liberty University with the decor reflecting ties to the late Dr. Falwell and the university he established. Overall, a nice experience and I will definitely... More 

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Address: 1971 University Blvd., Lynchburg, VA 24502
Phone Number: 434 -582- 2000
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
Cuisine: Diner

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