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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Table Service
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Reviewed March 6, 2020

Every year during Lent, we go ISO a great fried fish dinner. Mother's Cupboard was a definite go-to a few years ago but this year's visit was disappointing. The serving size is more than generous but the breading seems to somehow "puff" around the fish...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 7, 2020

Small little building with some shared tables and a very friendly staff. Food is amazing and portions are huge. The Frittata is huge and they have a 6 pound challenge. Great food, cheap eats. We try to go there every time we are in Syracuse.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed December 11, 2019 via mobile

Just like I remember. Heaping frittata with lots of good stuff. It had at least 15 years since I’d eaten there but still great service in a small setting. Great aroma. Fit right in with the locals, which I used to be. The quarter is...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed October 10, 2019

Great chef. Like a maestro of a food service orchestra. Amazing efficient production to view when sitting at the counter, just a few feet from the Cook and grill. The food is basic great breakfast with unique twists. Portions are huge. Small old building. Clean....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

I haven’t been to this diner in 30 years. For breakfast you will not find a better place to go. It is small and busy but wow it’s worth the wait. Some people say it expensive. Well I got coffee, a huge omelette that I...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 31, 2019 via mobile

We were out of town for the NY State Fair and wanted to visit local food restaurants. We were recommended this place by someone local and saw the excellent reviews on trip advisor. Unfortunately we were disappointed. We waited some time as it was busy...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

So cute ! Very good breakfast !! Wonderful service ! Got the biscuits and gravy the husband got Ruben

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed May 21, 2019

We were recommended by the hotel we were staying at, to try this place out for breakfast. She warned us not to judge a book by the cover, and she was right! We pulled up, and it looks like the tiniest mobile home in a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 5, 2019

Super small cozy place, cash only! extra large portions of really yummy food. The prices are good and the staff is so friendly.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 4, 2019

We went here one Saturday morning while running our errands. The parking lot was full but we took a chance -- one little table right by the door! The menu has lots of goodies -- we both had the most delicious omelettes! They were paper...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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December 7, 2016|
Response from barryd55 |
Never mind.....I found the answer in some recent reviews - CASH ONLY! Thanks!!
October 22, 2016|
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Response from Mytecool | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't buy one .The food and service is terrible.
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