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Peggy Sue's Diner

American, Diner
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117 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 3:00 pm
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nothing fancy here. Located right in downtown Chesterton - you can rub elbows with the locals if you're so inclined. Basic menu of average quality. Really nice staff. You go this restaurant for the convenience ... take a walk across the street after eating, around the park and sit in the band shell just for fun!

Thank billnlindamorgan
Cincinnati, Ohio
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We love to find Lil family hole in the wall restaurants and this is a find. Yummy lunch. Everyone ate all the food. Cute Lil restaurant. Definitely will be back on our next trip

Thank Jaime H
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a wonderful old fashioned breakfast with friends. So good that while my family was camping at the Indiana Dunes for the weekend we skipped making a campfire breakfast and headed into town for a Peggy Sue Breakfast!

Thank Queenmamalisa
Auburndale, United States
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Food is very, service is ok, but bathroom needs a cleaning. You dont get your money's worth here. I would definitely check other diners in the area

Thank Teresa C
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445 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

It was very crowded on Saturday morning when nearby European Market has its location. When I got there there were 2 tables available but no chairs (!?). Eventually I got a chair. Server show up quickly but the menu was very dirty. Food I order was just average. Although my waitress was very very nice and helpful (considering she didn't... More 

Thank Anna G
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My husband and I went here for breakfast. food ok and price ok but place was dirty. Will not go back.

Thank Susan E
Orion, MI
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

The menu listed a large variety of foods to choose from and the food was good. The décor was auto-related and my brother-in-law enjoyed the car logo plaques on the walls. The diner needs a good cleaning including the menus and condiments on the table and a few furniture fixes.

Thank DaveDutton
Crestwood, Illinois
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93 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

old fashion diner in the heart of downtown Chesterton,,closes at 3p.m. breakfast lunch sandwiches are all served cant go wrong here with old license plates on the wall w/old car photo's.

Thank Joseph I
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

It's a diner. Diner food, diner decor, employee owned restaurant. We were three adults but it is definitely a family friendly restaurant. We ordered Italian beef (really a French dip), omelette and pork sandwich. Since it is only open until 3pm, it's probably known more for its breakfast. We dined for lunch. My hesitation on 4 stars is the floor... More 

Thank Littmar
Chesterton, IN
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64 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

The food here is quite good, and quite plentiful. The place needs a cosmetic overhaul as it looks as if nothing's been replaced or fixed since the Eisenhower administration. Go for the food and wear blinders for everything else.

Thank Michael B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?