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Family Diner

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699 Highway 3106, Monticello, KY 42633-7392
+1 606-340-0816
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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113 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2015

This place is an obvious hangout for the local senior crowd. The service is absolutely terrible as is the food. It took forever to order and even longer to get the food. I tried it as it was recommended by a local. I do not recommend it at all and strongly suggest you avoid the place.

Thank bubba42101
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62 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2015

My friend and I recently had lunch here when visiting Lake Cumberland. This is a very nice family diner. The staff was attentive and very friendly. The food was exceptionally good. We had the buffet, which included a beverage, salad bar, two meat entrees, several vegetables, bread/rolls and peach cobbler all for $9.99. It was so good we decided to... More 

Thank somuchtoc
Newark, Ohio
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed July 6, 2015

We decided to check this restaurant out as it is in a town with not very many. Behind the Best Western. It is used a lot by locals. The food was excellent. We were very pleased to have went there!

Thank Galbk
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109 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed May 20, 2015

Family Diner is definitely a local establishment. This is your local restaurant in a small town. Service is ok and average. There is a very small buffet if choice of a couple of meats and 3-4 vegetables. There is a small salad bar available that comes with the meal. It is a bit pricey for the offerings. They have a... More 

Thank h0rsetrader
Swansea, IL
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163 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2014

We saw the sign for the Family Diner with home-style cooking. So the four of us tried it. When we went in, we weren't recognized by the staff. We had to finally ask a waitress if she would seat us or if we should seat ourselves. My wife and I ordered a burger, and it was done to perfection. The... More 

1 Thank DaleSwansea_IL
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164 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Food ok , off the beating path. Taste was good but waiter was ??? First time at the place but possible will not be back due to waiters and other conditions.

Thank SDC73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 699 Highway 3106, Monticello, KY 42633-7392
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Monticello
  • Phone Number: +1 606-340-0816

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