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Hollywood Diner

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123 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-4263
+1 302-734-7462
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Columbia, Maryland
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183 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went here with my husband for lunch while visiting Dover. I had a chicken and bacon sandwich with a pickle, coleslaw, and french fries. The coleslaw had too much mayo and the fries were overcooked. The bathroom was dirty with the trash overflowing. Prices were good and the menu had a lot of variety. Service was so-so.

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Thank Caitlyn K
Dover, Delaware, United States
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we have been there a few times for breakfast - it is a local place with good staff and mediocre food at a reasonable price. Two cash registers - one for cash - one fro credit - rather unusual

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Thank Henry C
Marion, Ohio
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

The place looks like and old time diner, but is very clean, well kept and inviting. I'm surprised their ranking is so low! The food is awesome, with huge serving portions. At our table we had 2 burger plates, a sub and s gyro. Everyone raved about their food and everything was cooked to perfection. We had no room for... More 

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Thank tjm740
Seaford, Delaware
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178 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Ate there last Saturday evening. After regular dinner hours but not late. Service was good but slow. Food was a little questionable. Chicken gyro was old to the point where the chicken that was cut from the edge of the meat was tough and crusty. Sides were okay and meatloaf was okay. Price was a little stiff for a diner... More 

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Thank Raymond A
Clarksville, Tennessee
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129 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

I wasn't disappointed at all. A throwback to an earlier time with solid, traditional diner food. Good service, good food, and don't forget to leave room for dessert...those traditional diner pies are great...I had the apple a la mode...yum.

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Thank HJK13
Allentown, PA
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396 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

There is nothing like a diner......it always takes us back to our past. We stopped here for lunch during a recent visit to Dover and once you step past their door, you are in for a good diner experience. The food was what we expected.......good, but not over the top. I enjoyed my Toasted Cheese Sandwich with Tomato, but my... More 

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DeLand, Florida, United States
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in here for a family breakfast/brunch. We are from out of town and followed the reviews on trip advisor however we were very disappointed with our experience. From the moment we opened the door it smelled like poo (I am not kidding) the food had no flavor, and the waitress did not want to tell us what "scrapple"... More 

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Delaware
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Typical diner fare with a menu that offers lots of variety. Service was friendly but a bit spotty on a quiet weekday afternoon. The gyros we had were tasty but the serving was smaller than we would have expected for the price.

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Thank justpeachy48
Collingswood, New Jersey
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320 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

On the way to the beach and looking for breakfast. I stopped here. No chance to read any reviews, I was just looking for a non-chain restaurant and saw this 50s diner and pulled into the parking lot. Waitress was friendly and got my food out to me quickly. I liked the buttermilk pancakes. The poached eggs were hard- didn't... More 

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Thank kt3
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Our waitress was awsome and that was the only thing good here. First they way over priced for a dinner. The food was not very good at all. Pancakes tasted flat. Frys had no salt. The dinner was clean. We will not return again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-4263
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-734-7462
Description
302-734-7462

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