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Coney Island The Original

Certificate of Excellence
American, Diner
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107 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802-2127
(218) 727-1077
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Duluth, Minnesota
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137 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This classic diner is a great location not only for their classic coney (as the name suggests) but especially for a great bacon-eggs-hashbrowns-toast breakfast. Coffee is excellent as well and above all, great service. You'll find few options for a diner breakfast that will stand up to Coney Island!

2 Thank Tweeting_Travel
Nora Springs, Iowa
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Our daughter told us about this place. They love to hunt out where the locals eat and they are usually the best. Well, this place hits the mark! The breakfasts are delicious and very inexpensive too. The eggs were done perfect, and the coffee delicious. It's fun to be around the locals too. The place is old but very clean... More 

2 Thank c69john
Duluth, Minnesota
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My last review of 'this' place I thought I was reviewing what is called the Deluxe Coney Island on First Street regarding coneys and Gryos. I no longer go to 'this' 'original' coney.island because of the way I was treated in 40 below weather. The OPEN SIGN was ON so I parked and went to the door. It was locked.... More 

2 Thank Missy B
Thunder Bay
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95 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stopped here for lunch with my wife..both of us ordered the Original Coney Island hot dog made with 100% Vienna Beef dog topped with original coney sauce mustard and onions on a steamed bun..enjoyed by both of us had 2 soft drinks to wash them down..I was a little disappointed to find the french fries were frozen and not fresh... More 

Thank grouzer
Battle Creek, Michigan
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107 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Good, maybe not quite Detroit's Lafayette or American but close! Great old-school diner vibe right downtown, fast friendly service.

Thank Daddin458
Lewistown, Montana
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Nothing fancy...just good coneys, fries, and shakes at a reasonable price. Has changed little over the years...however the restrooms have been updated and are shared with several other businesses in the building. A key is needed to use them...so they are cleans. The breakfast menu looks good!

Thank 52jed52
Manchester, Connecticut
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114 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Stopped in for breakfast. Portions were huge and the place at an old style atmosphere which was neat. Coffee was good as well!

Thank Quib09
Duluth, Minnesota
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Best coney sauce and onions. We enjoy the 'doubles', Gyros are packed and sauce is also delish! Have also enjoyed the coney burgers and malts. Only a couple of places you can get a true MALT. YUM!

Thank Missy B
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Nothing fancy here. Just plain good food. We stopped here this morning for breakfast. The pictures I saw made me choose it. The place was clean & our server was beyond good.... Friendly and checked on us multiple times (I was impressed). The food was reasonable and tasty. A neat place to check out. Like stepping back in time :)

Thank 511DawnS
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I thought I was going to a coffee shop that turned out to be next door and stopped in here instead. I had coffee which was really great tasting and saw a bunch of people get what looked like normal hearty yummy breakfast. I wish I had eaten here. The big thing was the history and the locals. Great history,... More 

Thank CCG_from_Denver

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: (218) 727-1077

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