We come here quite often and always have a great time. Staff are friendly, food is great and the setting is fantastic. I've seen a couple of bad reviews, but at best I'd say they were unfounded. I've always been greeted pleasantly, even when running a little late (which can be an issue if you... read more
Please do not put Swadlincote in your satnav as it takes you to the...
Please do not put Swadlincote in your satnav as it takes you to the wrong location please use Church Gresley John street :)
The 50s American Diner is the largest original american diner in the uk it was built in 1950 in Elizabeth New Jersey and opened as Murphys on st patricks day 1951 she then traded until 1969 ,when she went into dereliction .
She was shipped to England in 1997 .We restored and refurbished her over the course of a year and reopened the diner in its present state in 2005 and we are still going strong thanks to our loyal customers old and new.We have set the diner up to give an authentic atmosphere where the customer is made to feel welcome and instantly at home.We have table service,as it was back in the 50s and we aim to give the best value for money best service and best experience In a fun and vibrant atmosphere.It is always advisable to book a booth Last orders 15 minutes before closing time,reserved booths will be saved for ten minutes unless you contact us and please let us know if you are unable to keep your reservation we are closed mondays and tuesdays wednesday thursday 5-8pm friday 5pm-9pm saturday 12noon-9pm sunday 12 noon-7pm We are a working museum to 50s Americana ,please come and share the experience, we are a family owned and run Diner and look forward to you joining us Trish and Jeff We have been awarded a 5 star food hygiene rating by South Derbyshire Environmental Heath Team since the Scheme was introduced ,
ratings are given on a scale from 0 to 5,5 being the highest attainable.