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Carman's Diner

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American, Diner, Canadian
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164 King St, St. Stephen, New Brunswick E3L 2E2, Canada
(506) 466-3528
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Phoenix, Arizona
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visit this eating spot often -Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner...for the experience! Food is great-family style, "American"down home menu, service is quick, local crowd and visitors make it a social visit, and best-of-all=the staff! They are very friendly and accommodating, sure to please!!

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Thank sshs3
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The fish and chips were great. So fresh that the fish was very flakey and just melted in your mouth. The turkey salad was super. Roasted turkey - not pressed meat and the vegetables were very fresh with a nice sauce. The staff were so nice and friendly which is what we got used to in the Maritimes.

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Thank Mary T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Best cheeseburgers and fries... Great food and great prices . Diner food at its best. Staff is friendly and service is alway excellent!

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Thank Blackpeanut00
Nanaimo, Canada
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216 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Carman's Diner expecting an OK meal, but was very surprised at the Senior price menu. For $8 we had a lovely small portion dinner of Haddock for me and roast pork for my partner we also got a drink and dessert. The service was polite and attentive. The value excellent!

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Thank Glidr
Walden, New York
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87 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we walked into Carman's Diner, we were taken back to our youth. The decor! The individual juke boxes on the table! The music selection! We were singing the songs as we were putting the coins into the juke box! Our waitress was very friendly and very helpful. Our food was excellent. The portion was amazing! And the price was... More 

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Thank John and Rose P
Fort St. John
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are never any disapointments with Carman's! The meals are hot, fresh and always appealing. I've been eating here since I was very little and missed it very much when we moved to Alberta. It was the first place we dined when home to visit. Now that we are back home to stay, we frequent the diner alteast 3 times... More 

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Thank Jennifer W
St Stephen, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for any meal of the day, real comfort food. Eaten here many times and never a bad meal. Fish chowder is great and ask for a " Suzie" shake!

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Thank Robert H
St. Stephen, Canada
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a delicious chefs salad here which I order often. I love eating at this restaurant because there is always a warm friendly atmosphere , great food and excellent service It is a St Stephen institution that has been part of the business community for generations The menu features diner food at its best. Great place Try it. You... More 

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Thank Diane G
St. Stephen, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food and service!! The Cheeseburgers are the best! The atmosphere is home town diner with home cooking. All ages come to this diner and seniors love the senior menu which my Dad loves.

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Saint John, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carmen's Diner never disappoints with their delicious home-style food, their extremely friendly and comfortable service, and their cozy atmosphere. The way they treat their customers big & small is an inspiration. I have gone here since I was a baby and will continue to go!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 King St, St. Stephen, New Brunswick E3L 2E2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  St. Stephen
  • Phone Number: (506) 466-3528

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