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Bright Star Diner

American, Diner
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Central Vly Rr 32, Central Valley, NY
(845) 928-2877
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6:00 am - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Fri 6:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 am
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Highland Mills, NY
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274 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We went for Fathers' Day. Although it was mobbed, we only waited a couple of minutes for a booth. Our waiter greeted us like old friends, promptly brought us coffee, tea & juice, and took our order. We waited a short while and our order arrived. The omelets were all delicious (especially my Italian one with sausage, mozzarella & onion!)... More 

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Thank Mmmquigs
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

It's a place I can go to with friends or alone. I can be guaranteed good food at a great price and fast service. I'm usually on the Run so it's good to they're always open.waiters go above and beyond..shout out to them..

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Thank Donna m
Hudson Valley, NY
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155 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

It was great to be back at the Bright Star Diner. We had not been here in years. It was a favorite and weekly Sunday night dinner with family and friends. The food is good and the place's interior is pleasant. The server was friendly and food was served in a reasonable time. We will be back again.

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1 Thank DHudsonValley
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

Visiting the area and always happy to try a NY diner. This one looked good from the outside but take my word for it - stay far away! We were a group of 8 and had no trouble getting a table. Service seemed pretty attentive. But the food? Oh my. It. Was. Awful. Among the 8 of us, we had... More 

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Thank VacationMama08
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Selection if menu was impressive Great food, large portions ambience was nice very festive in holiday decor Price was really cheap! Will be back

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Thank cris1938
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117 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Near our hotel, cheap, exhaustive menu and opens till 3am. Big portions to doggy bag home. We had it 2 nights in a row. Service is alright. Nice salad bar w main course order.

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Thank Belinda L
Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
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105 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Not welcomed when we walked in, but the waitress was a bit better. Felt like a place that retired mafia guys hang out. Food is fine and since we were on a road trip, it was better than a gas station breakfast.

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1 Thank Misty S
Salisbury Mills, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Food is less than desirable. Ordered a Swiss omelette for breakfast this morning. Tasteless. Sent it back. Waitress took my plate, turned her back on me, and whispered something to the hostess. Hostess checked me out and didn't say two words to me. Sorry to say, I won't be back. Will much rather go to Ikaros Diner in New Windsor... More 

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Thank issalambert
Highland Mills, New York
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

For a Diner the prices are way to high. Portions are good but your typical diner. Look for another place to eat, nothing special here.

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1 Thank CaribbeanPrincess08
Columbus, Ohio
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179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My wife and I ate at this diner on our way through the town. It was nicely decorated and clean. The staff were nice and helped us to choose a meal that met with our wishes. Be advised that salads are about $9- $10 and most dinners were around $15 - $20. If you substitute anything, there is an extra... More 

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1 Thank LJ K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Vly Rr 32, Central Valley, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Central Valley
  • Phone Number: (845) 928-2877

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