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Penn Yan Diner

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Diner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options

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Menu

BREAKFAST
Now serving breakfast ALL DAY. Half order of homefries may be added to any plate for $2.19. Add onions or peppers for $0.99 ea.
3.99
The Grandpa Don
Two Eggs with Toast
6.79
Eggs & Meat
Two eggs with toast, and your choice of bacon, ham or sausage
8.99
"The Chris" Eggs & Corned Beef Hash
Two eggs with toast and your choice of canned or dinermade corned beef hash
5.29
Breakfast Sandwich
One egg on Dinermade Roll, toast or English muffin, with your choice of meat & cheese
6.79
Breakfast Burrito
Two eggs, choice of cheese, and meat, wrapped in a flour tortilla. Add Salsa or Sour Cream $0.50 each
4.99
Blueberries, strawberries or chips 0.99
a la mode 1.99
Fresh Belgium Waffle
Sweetcream or Birkett Mills Buckwheat available
4.99
Two Pancakes
Sweetcream or Birkett Mills Buckwheat available
6.79
Three Pancakes
Sweetcream or Birkett Mills Buckwheat available
5.99
Two Gluten-friendly Pancakes
Bisquick gluten-free pancake mix
8.49
Three Gluten-friendly Pancakes
Bisquick gluten-free pancake mix
BREAKFAST - OMELETS
The omelets are made of a mixture of fresh cracked eggs, half & half, a few drops of Frank's Red Hot and Worcestershire sauce and comes with toast.
7.99
"The Meghan"
Two Egg Omelet with raw veggies: mushrooms, green peppers, onions, salsa and shredded cheddar cheese
9.79
Two Egg Omelet with meat & fixing choices
With choice of bacon, ham or sausage, cheese, and veggies: mushrooms, green peppers, onions. *more eggs or egg whites available.
HOT CEREALS
Cup 2.79
Bowl 4.79
Imported Steel Cut Irish Oatmeal
Flavor enhancers' available brown sugar, raisins, or honey for $0.35
BREAKFAST - SIDES
Breads available: White, Italian, Wheat, Multigrain, Soft Rye, Texas, Cinnamon Raisin, or Grilled Dinermade Roll
1.39
Single Egg
1.49
Toast
White, wheat, multigrain, rye, Italian, Texas, Cinnamon Raisin
1.99
English Muffin
1.99
Bagel
Plain, Onion or Everything
0.5
Cream Cheese
0.5
Peanut Butter
3.49
Bacon, Ham, or Sausage
2.19
Half an order of Homefries
4.39
Homefries
2.49
One Pancake or French Toast
HOT SANDWICHES SERVED MON-SAT AFTER 11:00
Sandwich includes chips and pickle. Platters come with cup of soup or side salad, Plus one side; Applesauce, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Cottage Cheese, French Fries or homefries for $3.09
Sandwich 9.29
Reuben
Dinermade Corn Beef, Sauerkraut, 1000 Island Dressing with Swiss on Grilled Seedless Rye
Sandwich 9.29
Rachel
Deli sliced Turkey, Dinermade Cole Slaw, 1000 Island Dressing with Swiss on Grilled Seedless Rye
Sandwich 8.29
Hot Open Roast Beef with Gravy
Red Osier Roast Beef on choice of bread, smothered in beef gravy. Try it on the Grilled Dinermade Bun!
Sandwich 8.29
Hot Open Turkey with Gravy
Grilled Deli sliced Turkey on choice of bread, smothered in turkey gravy.
Sandwich 6.79
Hamburger
Burgers are 1/3# hand pressed and seasoned with onion soup, Worcestershire and spices. Served on Sean's Famous Dinermade rolls.
Sandwich 7.49
Cheeseburger
Sandwich 9.98
Bacon Cheeseburger
Sandwich 8.79
Chicken Fingers (5)
Sauces available BBQ, Frank's Red Hot, Honey Mustard, or Ranch
Sandwich 8.79
Chicken Finger Wrap
2 breaded chicken fingers in a wrap with you choice of sauce
Sandwich 3.99
Grilled Cheese
Your choice of cheese and bread
COLD SANDWICHES
Chicken, Tuna & Egg Salad are Dinermade Fresh. Garlic Herb, Spinach or Tomato Wraps are available for $1.00.
Sandwich 9.49
Club Sandwiches
Your choice of deli meat, tuna, egg, or chicken salad with lettuce, tomato, bacon, mayo on toasted bread
Sandwich 6.99
BLT
Bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo on your choice of toasted bread
Sandwich 6.99
Deli Sandwich
Deli sliced Ham, Turkey or Roast Beef on your choice of bread with lettuce, tomato, and mayo
Sandwich 6.99
Chicken, Tuna or Egg Salad
SALADS & MORE
Salad Dressings: 1000 Island, Bleu Cheese, Caesar, French, Honey Mustard, Italian, or Ranch
8.99
The Cold Plate
Deli meat or chicken, tuna or egg salad on a bed of lettuce with tomatos with choice of two sides
3.79
House
Mixed greens with cucumber, tomato wedge and carrots
8.99
Chef salad
Your choice of ham or turkey, romaine & spring mix with Cucumber, Tomato, and Hard Boiled Egg
SOUPS
All soups are Dinermade
Cup 3.29
Bowl 4.79
Soup of the Day
Cup 3.29
Bowl 4.79
French Onion
Contains mushrooms, garlic croutons & shredded mozzarella cheese
7.79
Half Sandwich & Cup of Soup
Chicken, Egg, or Tuna Salad, Ham or Grilled Cheese
LUNCH SIDES
0.6
Dinermade Burger Bun
3.19
Side of Fresh Cut French Fries
1.99
Applesauce, Cole Slaw, or Cottage Cheese
DESSERTS
3.99
A la mode add 1.99
Dinermade Pie Slice
2.29
Ice Cream
About
Simply Retrolicious - From OMG omelets to burgers on Dinemade rolls, everything old is new again at this quaint, nostalgic Penn Yan icon. Breakfast and a smile served all day.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Diner
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Table Service
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

We sat at the small counter where the owner told us all about the history of the trolley car. Our breakfast was very good - eggs, etc. and the service was excellent - from the entire staff.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Liz C
Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

It is a small place, but they make up for it in great food and service. We had to wait to be seated, but they took our number and called us when our table was ready. Their menu includes the selections you would expect and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mary G
Reviewed May 3, 2019

It's not flashy, it's not big, but it's very good! You can mix and match all of your breakfast favorites, everything is made perfectly. Eggs are fluffy, corned beef hash has chunks of corned beef in it, gravy has nice sausage chunks and homemade biscuits...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank KimDesince
Reviewed April 2, 2019

Loved this diner! Clean and quirky! Friendly staff and customers! We felt like regulars despite our first visit. Had to try breakfast sandwich on diner made roll....light and yeasty, yum! Bacon cooked just right. Coffee was good and plentiful. Homemade hash was good, but needed...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank R R
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

This place was recommended by the motel staff where I was staying, and kudos to them! I checked the menu online before I went, so I knew I wanted the biscuits and sausage gravy, and I was not disappointed! Even a half order, which included...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank RLT11256
Reviewed February 13, 2019

This diner is an old train that has been converted into a quaint place for a great breakfast. Everyone was friendly, food was wonderful and the service was awesome.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 424maggier
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful discovery. Excellent French toast special and a wonderful vibe. I am not sure who owns this place but on this Saturday morning, young women - high school or college? - were in charge, and wow, did they know what they were doing,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kabbagehead
Reviewed December 27, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed our simple lunch at the Penn Yan Diner. The toasted bacon and tomato sandwich hit the spot. Service was excellent. The place has a lot of 1950s charm.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Clark H
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Their food is amazing & great service not to mention the unique atmosphere! It’s our go to Saturday morning breakfast spot!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nisgurl94
Reviewed October 26, 2018

A group of Keuka grads were vacationing together, ended up in Penn Yan for lunch. None of us had ever eaten at the diner. We all enjoyed our sandwiches....some had dessert. I wish I had!! The pies are homemade and filled with berries or apples...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BJL2342
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