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Corvette Diner

2965 Historic Decatur Road, San Diego, CA 92106-6179
6195421476
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Ranked #246 of 4,100 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Diner, Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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Boise, Idaho
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

The food was good and moderately priced. Place was packed and loud, which was ok for high energy family. The wait staff seemed a bit stretched to the max. Food was slowing coming due to busy night. Balloon girl was great making very creative ballon objects for the kids. Video games a good (pricey at $1-2 per game) way to... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

What a cool place to eat. We were given the name of this place from a local and all I can say is wow! The food is amazing. It's a retro diner so the food is diner fare. They have a large menu and there's something for everyone. My kids really got a kick out of the retro interior style.... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

if you want a quiet conversation place, go elsewhere. If you want a fun place to eat and take you back to your youth or show your kids what fun the 50's were, this is the place. Good music, played the way it should be, good food, cold drinks and entertainment. Go only if you want to have fun and... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Priscilla was out wait person. She went outside the box with her great service. She put my leftovers on ice do I chasm enjoy them later.

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North Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We had read some reviews about the noise at this restaurant but had no idea how loud it really was. It was fun that the servers danced to certain songs, but that could still be accomplished with the volume turned down a little. The food was okay, kind of pricey for a place like that. My kids had fun at... More 

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Deerfield, New Hampshire
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Had seen it Corvette Diner on a site that recommended it as one of 14 diners to visit in the US. It is a modern take on a 50's diner. They have an arcade room. The waiters/waitresses break into dance. It was a fun place to visit, would be great with kids.

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San Diego, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

If you have kids, bring them here. Very fun, loud place. Lots of old fashioned "1950's food," like burgers and fries and malts. Good food. Fun decoration. Dressed up waitresses.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

Went here today for lunch on a Monday...no wait, no crowds, and great food! Benny, our waiter, was awesome. I was there on my birthday and everyone came over and sang. They were so friendly! It really is a fun place to visit...very unique...and the 50's and 60's music was such a treat!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I enjoyed this place when they were at their previous location. The neighborhood was more fun, and the restaurant had a better layout. The present restaurant is in a shopping center and has different rooms to eat in with different themes. You can't see the DJ from all of them. The decor was kinda childish. I'm sure kids would like... More 

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Alpine, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

There were 8 of us at a table , we had to yell to have a simple conversation . Long wait for the food to be served , food was good but the loudness ruined the meal ! Its suppose to depict the 50's . I was a teenager in the 50's so know what it was really like .... More 

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Additional Information about Corvette Diner

Address: 2965 Historic Decatur Road, San Diego, CA 92106-6179
Phone Number: 6195421476
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: American, Diner, Ice Cream

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