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Tastee Diner

American, Diner
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8601 Cameron St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3729
301-589-8171
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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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near Washington, DC
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When I arrived the only male server on the shift gave the hostess a hard time for seating me in a different section and insisted I should be "his" table. He was clearly rude and disrespectful to all the other staff. He took a bit of time to come to the table with an air that he was doing me... More 

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Thank Chocdiggity
Washington, DC
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yes, this is a diner. But one of the neat things about a diner is that you can find pretty much anything you want to eat no matter the time of day. Feel like an omelet for dinner? Or more likely a "tastes like Mom made it" meatloaf? The menu is wide ranging. Negatives? Well, the leather seats are sometimes... More 

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Thank susrobpai
Silver Spring, Maryland
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They have good milkshakes, but the food is only passable. Okay place if you are in a hurry and just want a quick sandwich. It carries many memories for people that have lived in Silver Spring for sometime. It is a Silver Spring institution, so to speak

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Thank silverspringbob208
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I LOVE Tastee Diner-I have been to several other locations the service remains the same. The only drawback (for some folks) is it is slow. I don't mind because I know they are cooking my food to order and it is good!!!! My faily went around the corner and loved it (except the speed-but they are from NY and NJ... More 

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Thank butter926
Naples, Florida
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the quintessential place to go for both breakfast and late nite (after the club) dinning, when you're in Bethesda. That says it all !

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Thank psutz
Kensington, Maryland
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast with son yesterday- food came out fast and hot and I can see why they call it the Tastee Diner because it was tasty. Excellent service, clean establishment and better than Bethesda location based on my previous visits there. Sides are not cheap- $5.99 for corned beef hash? Come on!

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Thank retiredjohn110111
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Classic looking diner. Looks like it's been there for a long time. Don't expect a high end experience. We came here because everything closed at 10pm in downtown Silver Spring and this place is 24 hours. Weird smell inside. Food was ok, but nothing great. Get a burger and fries. Those seemed best. My omelet was good, potatoes were super... More 

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Thank Greg D
ny
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a family favorite and we love their brunch and dinners. Open 24 hours and the service is always excellent.

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Thank meret44
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

If you are looking for a place to eat that offers you a variety of selections along with great prices, then Tastee Diner is for you.

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Thank Lavonia C
Silver Spring, Maryland
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829 reviews
514 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Taster Diner has expanded since the last time I ate there (a couple of years back). With the passage of time, things have gotten a bit better: they've carved out a small outdoor dining area; the wait staff are friendlier and less overworked; and the menu offers a nicer spectrum of basic diner selections. I got a crab cake dish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
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: 8601 Cameron St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3729
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: 301-589-8171

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