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Satellite Diner

425 W Sprague Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-3712
509-624-3952
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Ranked #22 of 769 Restaurants in Spokane
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Central Alberta
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

As a tourist, I avoid chainfood restaurants unless a last resort. Too much "always the same" becomes very boring in my opinion. The Satellite Diner is at the top of our list of what was one of the most memorable experiences while visiting Spokane as a family. We wouldn't have tried it - let alone found it - except for... More

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Spokane, Washington
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Breakfast today when Franks was too packed. Hadn't been to Satellite since I used to be out too late :). Place is updated a bit and still has great no-nonsense food. My only dislike was the pancakes that were unbalanced and very sweet. Menu did say that they used sweet cream, so there was fair warning, but the balance was... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We were in Spokane in May, during a busy weekend for the city and found ourselves on the street early Sunday morning looking for a place to have breakfast as the hotel restaurant was booked and had a two hour wait. We wandered around downtown looking for somewhere to eat without getting our car out until we came across another... More

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Missoula, MT
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Shoutout to Rashel and Jamie, two of the best servers ever! The best breakfasts and comfort food in all of Spokane. The service can't be beat.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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46 reviews 46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The menu is good. The prices are good. The spicy bloody mary's were some of the best I've had. The waitress' were a lot of fun and did an excellent job.

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Florence, Montana USA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This little place looks outwardly kind of run-down, and being attached to a "lounge", not a kind of place I'd normally eat (not being snobby - just tellin' the truth). We went for Sunday breakfast, and were so pleasantly surprised! The food was fabulous, the service was good and the coffee was strong and plentiful. The restaurant interior is actually... More

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Seattle
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

No line, close to the our hotel, great service, good food and a large screen TV if you are in town for basketball

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University Place, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Our two kids were reluctant to walk in based on how the outside of the restaurant looked. I said we might regret it if we do not. We were so glad we did! My husband had the chicken fried steak and it was amazing. The kids split a corned beef hash breakfast burrito that they kept saying was so yummy.... More

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Montana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

My husband and 2 of our friends were in town for a concert and were looking for a place for a greasy hangover breakfast on our way out of town. After some searching online we found the Satellite Diner. The restaurant part was full when we arrived but luckily when we got there the lounge was just opening so we... More

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Mount Vernon, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Didn't think it was going to be much from the outside. But the food was so good and was a great price. The staff was friendly and helpful and made recommendations without being pushy. I would recommend breakfast here anytime.

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