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Fred's Diner

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible

Location and contact

Menu

SANDWICHES & SPECIALITIES​
All sandwiches are served with potato chips and dill pickle
All hamburgers are 1/3-lb fresh ground beef, served with lettuce and tomato. Allow 10 minutes for cooking.
$5.69
Hamburger
$5.99
Cheeseburger
$6.79
The Freddy
Swiss, mushrooms and onions
$6.79
Porker
Heddar and bacon
$6.79
Italiano
Mozzarella, tomato sauce and pepperoni
$6.79
Western
Cheddar, chili and chopped onions
CHICKEN SANDWICHES​
Your choice of grilled or crispy chicken, served with lettuce and tomato.
$6.39
Grilled
Crispy chicken
Regular $5.69
The Hickory Chicken
Cheddar, bacon and BBQ sauce
$6.39
Grilled
Crispy chicken
Regular $5.69
Parmesan
Mozzarella, tomato sauce and parmesan cheese
$6.39
Grilled
Crispy chicken
Regular $5.69
Supreme
Swiss, mushrooms and onions
$6.39
Grilled
Crispy chicken
Regular $5.69
Buffalo
Hot style w/side of bleu cheese
Grilled
Crispy chicken
Regular $5.69
Add a Cup of Soup or Tossed Salad to Anything on This Page
SPECIALTY SANDWICHES​
$5.49
YO Meatball
Meatballs, sauce, and mozzarella on grilled sub bun
$6.99
Diner's Club
Triple-decker with chicken, ham, swiss, lettuce and tomato
$6.69
Ham-It-Up
Grilled ham with your choice of cheese, lettuce and tomato
$7.59
Here's-Your-Beef
Roasted top round stacked high on grilled bun w/side of horseradish
$6.99
I Got One
Deep-fried ocean perch with lettuce, tomato and tartar sauce
$7.99
Steak-It-Out
6-oz ribeye steak, cooked to order, on a grilled hoagy bun
$5.49
Doggin’-It
1/4-lb hot dog w/coney sauce, cheddar and chopped onions
$6.39
Vera's BBQ
Beef, pork and seasonings, simmered for hours w/side of BBQ sauce
$6.39
Cuy-a-Hoagy
Hot roast beef topped w/mozzarella, peppers and onions on a grilled hoagy bun
$4.99
Hillbilly Philly
Fried bologna, any way you like it
CROISSANT SANDWICHES​
$6.39
Roast Beef
Corned beef or turkey w/choice of cheese, hot or cold
$5.29
Egg Salad
$5.89
Tuna Salad
$5.89
Chicken Salad
$5.89
Seafood Salad
OTHER FAVORITES​
$5.89
Tuna Melt
$6.29
Patty Melt
$6.29
Rueben
$6.29
Turkey Rueben W/Slaw
$4.99
BLT
$3.29
Grilled Cheese
TRY THIS​
$3.89
Sauce $+0.69
Cheese $+0.69
Flat Bread Pizza W/One
$4.49
Stuffed Baked Potato
With your choice of chili, broccoli, or bacon w/cheddar and sour cream
BREAKFAST​
Served anytime. Please order by number.
$4.79
Two Eggs, Sausage, Ham or Bacon, Toast and Jelly
$5.99
Two Eggs, Sausage, Ham or Bacon, Homefries, Toast and Jelly
$6.29
Two Eggs, Corned Beef Hash, Homefries, Toast and Jelly
$5.99
Three Pancakes, Sausage, Ham or Bacon
$5.99
French Toast, Sausage, Ham or Bacon
$5.49
Biscuit and Sausage Gravy
$7.99
Two Eggs, 6-Oz Ribeye Steak, Homefries, Toast and Jelly
$5.49
Three Egg Cheese Omelette, Homefries, Toast and Jelly
$5.99
Two Eggs, Country
Fried steak topped with sausage gravy, homefries, toast and jelly
SIDE ORDERS​
$0.79
One Egg
$2.50
Bacon, Sausage, Ham
$3.29
Corned Beef Hash
$4.29
French Toast
$1.99
One Big Pancake
$3.29
Waffle
$2.25
Oatmeal
$1.29
English Muffin
$1.29
Toast
White, whole wheat, rye, cinnamon, raisin
$2.19
Homefries
BREAKFAST SANDWICH​
$4.29
Two Eggs
With your choice of ham, bacon or sausage. Served on toast, bun, bagel or croissant
$2.49
Two Eggs and Toast
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
Orange
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
Grapefruit
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
Cranberry
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
Orange
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
Apple
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
Tomato
$2.00
Substitute egg-beaters for eggs $+0.85
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For those of us with West Virginia and Southern roots, who long for good down home cooking, Fred’s fills the bill-with old fashioned prices!!! Everything I have eaten there takes me back to the basic made-from-scratch food that I grew up eating. But my go-to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jennifercG2408PK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been in Akron for 28 years and just recently discovered Fred's diner. It is just what you expect a diner not made out of an old rail car to look like--a little dive hole in the wall with possibly the best breakfast in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stephendN2273RF
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Don’t let the exterior fool you—from outside it looks like a bungalow but when you walk in, it’s pure diner, tucked into a little lot in what appears to maybe be an industrial neighborhood. I came in on a Saturday afternoon and it was packed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TravelHappy2Day
Reviewed December 12, 2018

We have been going to Fred's Diner for 20 years. The last two visits October, 2018 and today were surprisingly disappointing. Our waitress never checked on us after she delivered our order. I got one cup of coffee and no refill. I waited 10 minutes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank KatQ1093BQ
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This is a classic diner that is open 6AM to 3PM and is so down-home it's scary. No frills, it's set among business and commercial plants and storehouses,and attracts a diverse and loyal crowd. The food is just what the name implies -- it's diner...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PCmonkey
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Fred's is a must visit for us each time we're in Akron and has been for the past 15 years. The place itself is old, pretty much a dive. The food is basic, but there's a lot of it. The pancakes are huge, but the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank OhanaHawaii808
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Okay, every time we end up in Cuyahoga Falls, we end up here for breakfast. Its awesome. Service is direct and brief, with no extras; perfect for breakfast. The food is always great and indeed, the pancakes are huge! I've never needed more than one....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank John P
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This is a no frills mom and pop shop. The food was made to order and hot. My husband got eggs, home fries (the size of Montana!) and the chicken fried steak and was happy. My daughter got the waffle the size of her plate...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Shana J
Reviewed July 28, 2018

After reading the review about this place yesterday I just had to stop by this morning for breakfast. The reviews were right, great breakfast at a reasonable price. The place is small and it was crowded, I got a seat right away and the waitress...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Found this place on Trip Advisor. Mom and pop place. Very crowded but worth the wait. Eat, pay, and get out was their slogan. No frills, but the real deal. Food was tasty 😋 Very friendly!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sesceneew2018
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JanineandJack
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Response from Jayjay099 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no; very old place from back in the day. Tight and crowded.
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Carole2244
January 31, 2017|
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