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Main Street Diner

American, Diner
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1600 E Main St, Richmond, IN 47374-4323
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Richmond, Indiana
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132 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Stopped in this morning for breakfast and ran into many old friends coming in to eat. Good food and good place to see those you know. Keep up the good work.

Thank setback
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

I visited the diner 3 times during my stay. A family member took me to this restaurant. The diner is small--about 5 booths that would seat 4 at each and counter seating sat about 10. The service was excellent. Every server was friendly. The food was good home cooking. The diner is open for breakfast and lunch only. Get there... More 

Thank Brenda J
Hobart, Indiana
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293 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

This is a very old fashioned looking diner, on the corner. From what we were told it has diff name now and the new owners took over that day in early june. They were young and ambitious. Husband was cook and wife waiting tables, cashing peeps out, etc. The entire staff friendly and efficient. It has a long counter and... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016

Nope. Not even for breakfast. Fine enough for locals that live within a few blocks looking for eggs or a sandwich. But burgers at Wendy's are better. Not worth the time beyond eggs and toast. I live one block away and won't likely ever be back. Go to the Mexican store/restaurant across the street!!!!

Thank Carol S
Richmond, Indiana
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

you will not get fancy food here but good food and lots to eat. Burgers are great, as well as their pancakes. They have specials every day so give it a try.

Thank kkbunch57
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Great place for cheap and good food. It's a medium size place which makes for great service. A cool take on breakfast classics. Look into the daily specials, you might miss out on a one time tasty meal. Booths are great for 4. Plenty of seating at the counter. They accept bookings for parties. Family owned and they hosted both... More 

Thank Sarcasim02
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2015

Great staff, very family friendly, courteous staff especially to children. Food is wonderful. Very clean.

Thank Sam S
Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015

After a long road trip and the bad taste of fast food left in our mouths we wanted something different, found this gem online. OH yes, it is worth the drive into town off freeway and we will be back down to eat there again! The corn beef hash WAS amazing, and the pancake divine and the sweet potato fries... More 

Thank JetMecGirl
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123 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is a hidden gem we would have driven by had we not asked my nail tech for restaurant recommendations. It's an adorable old fashioned diner with four booths and bar seating. Very simple menu but what we had was very tasty. The owner was waiting on customers and very friendly. Wait time is usual for home cooked food, I... More 

Thank sabinebaby
Lewisburg, Ohio
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2015

The diner is cute - small and clean. A compact menu (one page, front and back), with some basic solid options for breakfast and lunch, and reasonably priced. Our server was friendly, but rushed since they were the only one covering house. (Assuming it was the owner.) The biggest drawback was the wait time. Three people in our party, it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 E Main St, Richmond, IN 47374-4323
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 765-935-3663

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