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Charlie's Diner

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American, Diner
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510 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-1705
(716) 655-0282
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here for breakfast many times and it is never a disappointment! Large portions at great prices and very good food!

Thank Corinna W
Seaford, Delaware
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169 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charlie's was good to us. Out of 6 breakfasts 5 were very good. The sixth was not to the person's taste and might have been a little better prepared but otherwise plentiful, fast, quality and reasonably priced.

Thank Raymond A
Sun City West, Arizona
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charlie's Diner home made bread made my breakfast of eggs, sausage and potatoes the best I've ever had .... just $6.99 .... and we sat on the netted porch overlooking the main street in this town. Inch thick toasted bread almost wanted me to order another. And I was surprised to find the restaurant inside loaded with people on a... More 

Thank Henry S
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having breakfast at Charlie's Diner was the second time we ate there and enjoyed this meal as much as we enjoyed our previous dinner meal! The Eggs Benedict was delicious and a refill of our coffee was offered throughout the meal; which is always a good thing early in the morning! It was crowded with a loud hum of voices... More 

Thank Donna H
Buffalo, New York
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband always enjoy breakfast at Charlie's Diner. I had the malted waffle with blueberries and whipped cream. Very light and tasty. My husband had the homemade cinnamon bread French toast. Out of this world. Will definitely return to try something else. And they have good coffee!

Thank peachy0154
East Aurora, New York
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went on an off time, one server, service was slow, food was average. It was as if they cater to the weekend breakfast crowd, maybe there is too much competition in town

Thank brucemoden
Prescott, Arizona
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

A wait for breakfast, the hostess didn't do a good job writing names down, calling people out of order. When finally seated, the waitress took our order, I am not sure if she lost it, but the kitchen took a long time to cook food, Food was fine, I'm not sure if I would go back

Thank jmarkey11
Northwestern PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

It was really dead the day my friend and I happened upon this little place. It's got the "diner" feel to it and the food and service were excellent. Park in the back walk around to the front, I think. I remember the parking being a little weird.

Thank PA-Suzie-Sunshine
Marstons Mills, Massachusetts, United States
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169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I just left Charlie's Diner after stopping in while passing through town. The food was outstanding and the service was also very good. It is definitely worth a stop and I will definitely return When passing through town.

Thank Derek V
Elma, NY
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Love the food, the cinnamon bread is a must!!! Service always excellent. Sit out on porch if weather permits. Cant go wrong!

Thank elma1234

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-1705
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Aurora
  • Phone Number: (716) 655-0282

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