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Queens City Diner

American, Diner
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1801 Lehigh St, Allentown, PA 18103-4729
(610) 791-0240
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Johnson City, Tennessee
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83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a deli sandwhich, there are better choices - Panera, Jimmy Johns, etc... They're food is ok and priced competitively, but there's nothing that sets them apart or on a par with these other places. If you don't have time or inclination to travel a bit farther, the food here will be good enough.

Thank gehutch
Frostburg, Maryland
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Small area in need of an update. Food marginal. Service good. Didn't live up to our expectations from other reviews.

Thank BarbAWS
Pocono Lake, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is always a wait to be seated but it is so woth it. We have eaten here many time and was never disappointed.

Thank MILA611
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here today after reading the reviews! Great choice! A real diner and the staff was very friendly! I ordered the reuben and my bf ordered the open faced turkey sand. Very good!!

Thank Frannie H
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

While in Allentown for a week recently visiting family, we ate at the Queens City Diner every day. Sometimes twice a day. This place is a solid reliable diner, with all that you would expect: Large menu, great staff and clean as well. It's a classic.

Thank Jerry B
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Funny how you can live in a city for years, drive right by some places and never thought of stopping in until you read some local reviews and say "hey, what have I been missing". My exact situation yesterday evening when my wife and I decided to stop by the diner to 'check it out'. What we found was a... More 

Thank Malalande
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Retro 1950's style diner. Excellent food, specialty drinks from days gone by. If you want an authentic dining car experience, this is the place. Our whole experience was excellent.

Thank Lloyd H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Every weekend when my guys work I buy everybody breakfast. I always call it in and they always get it right. I receive the breakfast hot and fresh. I never had a bad experience there.

Thank Mario G
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87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is quite old however they have kept it up to date with numberous updates over the years. The food they serve is consistantly good and the prices are quite good. The parking lot is always jammed is that is a good indicator of how well people enjoy eating here. It is an old school restaurant and that is... More 

Thank chaz r
Marion, Ma
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

On our way south to Florida, we turned off the highway to find a local place for lunch. We found this diner in a semi-industrial area about 3/4 mil of the highway. The parking lot was full so we tried it. We were immediately seated in a booth, and placed our drink order. Shortly thereafter, we ordered. I had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Lehigh St, Allentown, PA 18103-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: (610) 791-0240

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?