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Knight's Diner

2909 N Market St, Spokane, WA 99207-5505
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Ranked #87 of 769 restaurants in Spokane
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Oct 25, 2013
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17 reviews from our community

75% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Sisters, Oregon
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Every time we are in Spokane we have breakfast at Knight's Diner. The diner is in an old rail car and the atmosphere is terrific! The food is standard but prepared in an excellent way. You can smell home made pies being baked in the back room. I have never had the opportunity to eat lunch there but the breakfasts... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

We had breakfast at this sparkling-clean, picturesque, friendly diner, which I do believe is an authentic railroad car. Food was piping hot and delicious; service was quick and very friendly. Because it's all stools along a counter, you can watch your food being cooked! (but I'm not sure how well this set-up would work for babies or toddlers). Vicki, the... More

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Red Deer, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Staff were very talkative and entertaining as well as good servers. Ordered the mini breakfast and an omelette. The dollar sized pancakes were very thin. Photos were encouraged. It was nice to see a real diner still in operation.

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Spokane, Washington
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

My fiance and I went during lunch time. The stools are right up to the counter, so close that a larger person would not have been able to sit there. And, although I have short legs, my knees were pressed to the partition beneath the counter. The owner and staff were quite friendly and it was amusing to listen to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

This is my first visit to knights, and I must say if you are in spokane you should not leave without visiting this place. The place is usually crowded... (for obvious reasons) but vicki and her crew do an amazing job..... highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

The hashbrowns with gravy are particularly delicious. It can get a bit crowded but, to me, thats part of the experience. This place is a local favorite. Try their homemade sweet mustard on a german sausage or anything with huckleberries.

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Top Contributor
130 reviews 130 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

I eat out for Breakfast once a week and like to try different venues. Here at Knight's, there were about 4 guests besides myself. At Frank's I always sit at the counter to watch and talk to the Chef. Here, the Chef was involved in a conversation with a co-worker and never said a word to me. I felt invisible.... More

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Spokane, Washington
Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Knight's is a great place to get breakfast any morning. Friendly cooks and the train car seating makes the dining experience loads of fun. Be warned not to take groups larger than 4 because of the bar-style seating.

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Kirkland, Washington
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47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

What a super train diner and what an AWESOME breakfast and lunch! Visiting Spokane, my husband and I were lost trying to find an entrance to I-90, when we came upon this restaurant and just had to stop because we love trains, and anything to do with trains. Knight's diner is a Northern Pacific 1906 all-wood railroad passenger car. It... More

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Top Contributor
143 reviews 143 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Always a regional favorite, I am a sucker for trains

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