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205 E Alder St, Oakland, MD 21550-1513
+1 301-533-0000
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (6 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
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8:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
American, Diner
205 E Alder St, Oakland, MD 21550-1513
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

And the only place open on a Sunday afternoon, which was weird. But the service was great, the food was tasty, and the price was right. It's in the back of an antiques mall, and the a/c was blasting, so be prepared. Try a milkshake!

Thank ProfPTJ
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Old time soda fountain and burgers, fries, and offers breakfast dishes too. Favorite spot for the locals, and always busy. My lunch was good but not any better than any of the other local establishments.

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed July 28, 2018

You do not come here just for the food, which is classic Soda Fountain/Woolworth 5 & 10 counter seating. You come here for the whole experience of a step back in time to the 1950's. Meet the locals. Stroll the Antique shop displays. Take in...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

I visited Englanders during 4th of July holiday week with 8 other family members. We got seated at 2 tables immediately and the service was excellent. All meals were as ordered and the food was basic, but delicious. Highly recommend the milkshakes! So thick and...More

1  Thank Cindy D
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Located at the bottom of Alder St in downtown Oakland is this gem. Home cooking at reasonable prices. Complete with counter seating and yes, a soda fountain serving ice cream sodas, sundaes and more.

2  Thank tyusko
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My co-workers and I eat from here a lot for lunch. Very good food and good portions. Reasonable prices.

1  Thank gws470
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Old fashioned diner with all the basic offerings. Good burgers, shakes, tuna sandwiches and chili. We eat here often.

Thank Menefee301
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Every dish that we have ordered has been great. The chili and the soups are great. Reminded me of home cooked items.

Thank oldma00
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This is an antique store with a diner in the back. It's laid out simple enough, each vendor seems to have their own little cubicle sized areas to stage their items, and then the tags are numbered so that the sales person knows which cubicle...More

Thank 941meaganc
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This restaurant is in the back of a store. The food is good and the prices are reasonable. Very friendly atmosphere

Thank lidskidsliddia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E Alder St, Oakland, MD 21550-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 301-533-0000
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