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“Overpriced and overpowering smell” 3 of 5 stars
Review of The Silver Diner

The Silver Diner
14375 Smoketown Road, Dale City, VA 22192-4709
703 491 7376
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Ranked #1 of 11 Restaurants in Dale City
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Vegan, Vegetarian
Good for: Families with children, Doing business
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Doing business
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Overpriced and overpowering smell”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

The restaurant does not smell good when you walk in. We asked and they said it is all the fresh vegetables they cook. But it's hard to get past it, whatever it was. Our lunch there was really expensive for what it was, which was enough food but just ok tasting.

Visited September 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Newport News, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“waitter”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

jasons was a very good waiter he was the best saturday night 10/13/12 he was alwayes there for us. he went out of his way for us,

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Great place to eat.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

The food is great and the staff is friendly. Lots to choose from with VERY reasonable prices. The hand painted murials are also nice to look at while you eat.

Visited August 2012
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Great Diner for a chain, always consistent !”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012 via mobile

Actually surprised I didn't reviewed before now. Have frequented the diner for about 9 years now "that's an endorsement in its self" can always count on a good meal here in addition to the service.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Virginia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
“As Expected”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

We used to go here all the time when we lived in the area. Going back again - not much has changed. The food and service are about average - pricing isn't bad. But it is the atmosphere people enjoy!

Visited June 2012
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