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Johnny B's Glenmont Diner

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American, Diner, Greek
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21 Frontage Rd, Glenmont, NY 12077-4805
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:00 am - 1:45 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say other than GREAT. What a classic diner with lots of character that out does any chain. Waitress had the audacity to ask about dessert after a fantastic meal that stuffed us. Only wish we had saved room. Will definitely return for that experience. Staff just very welcoming, laughing and joking around to add to the... More 

Thank Poorotis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! I go here now and then for the breakfast. Great breakfast sandwich! Great staff and awesome 50's atmosphere!

Thank Richard M
Glenmont, New York
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only been there for breakfast. Did not like the breakfast homefries as the flavor was overwhelmed with the inclusion of chopped green peppers. You also need to stop at a bank before coming as all the dishes are very pricey.

Thank frankchevy
Delmar, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is always fresh and the staff is so friendly. Our favorite is the gyro and Greek salad. Everyone in the family loves it.

Thank baseballbaker65
Washington DC, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast. The food came quickly, which explains why the medium eggs were very undercooked. The potato pancakes were hash browns with garlic salt. Server was miserable. Coffee refills, not so much.

Thank Peter S
Albany, New York
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Gotta love it. best eggs available, Great breakfast. yum. The breakfast is wonderful. Go figure, was

Thank Donald B
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

We were heading to the university of Rochester and needed a quick stop for lunch. There was a little line that moved quickly. The host and waitress were very friendly. Nice option of breakfast or lunch menu. The food was good and the service fast.

Thank Louise C
Albany, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

I just moved to the area and recently just discovered this diner. The first time I went in they had 7 booths open and many bar stools. I asked to sit in a booth because of back issues that I have occurred while my time in the military. The kind waitresses said the only one I am allowed to sit... More 

1 Thank jon g
JohnnyB1222, Owner at Johnny B's Glenmont Diner, responded to this review

I am the owner of Johnny B's. My response is a copy of my Facebook page post I wrote the night of said incident...before reading this review. It read as follows: To everyone who knows us- as either a customer, Facebook friend and/or both- you know what we're all about here at Johnny B's: We welcome everyone- from all walks... More 

Bethlehem, NY
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

Went out for breakfast with a couple of friends, not a special occasion, just to get together. We agreed to meet here at a certain time. They arrived first, diner was nearly empty. Waitress offered to seat them, "Two...?" "No," they said, "we're expecting one more..." The waitress stated restaurant policy was to seat diners only when the entire party... More 

2 Thank momzanurz1525
Delmar, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I like Johnny B's dinner. The menu is varied and I eaten there for breakfast & lunch. However, I am a stickler for "Old Diner" food and a great diner should have homemade corned beef hash, they don't. Also, the home fries need an update. They need to experiment a bit with this basic. Otherwise, you will not be disappointed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $10
American, Diner, Greek
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Frontage Rd, Glenmont, NY 12077-4805
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Glenmont
  • Phone Number: 15184343761
Traditional American Diner serving Breakfast and Lunch only, six days a week. Daily specials, homemade soups, in-house roasted Turkey and Roast Beef, quality/ fresh ingredients used and all meals made to Oder.

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