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Diner 23

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300 W Emmitt Ave, Waverly, OH 45690-1006
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Waverly, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stop in the diner a lot for the nostalgia! The employees are always pleasant, service excellent and food always good!

Thank Kristi W
Waverly Ohio
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are beginning to be regulars for breakfast at the Diner. I work in the school system and so I only get to go when school is not in session or on Saturday. They have a great breakfast, fast service and awesome waitresses. The music is a blast from the past and I love going. Its a... More 

Thank beachbums71
Lenore, West Virginia
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I ate here yesterday, the service was quick, the people working there were friendly and the food was good and really filling, not expensive either. It seems to be a place where locals go regularly, because every time someone left, the workers would say " bye so and so, see ya tomorrow, or bye so and so,... More 

Thank Sailor W
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We live in the area and we came in for lunch. I had the 2 piece fish with onion straws and my husband had fish, chicken and shrimp with fries,. Both meals were very good. Their onion straws are really good. And so was the fish. They are only open till 2 pm daily and are closed on Sunday.

Thank luv2cruiseeverywhere
Grayson, Kentucky
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178 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on the way home looking for a good meal. I wanted soup beans and corn bread and I found it here. Lots of good looking stuff passing by me, I'll be back.

Thank Kevprichard
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

My son chooses this restaurant any chance he can. He loves to sit at the lunch bar on the stool and have breakfast. The staff is always friendly and the food is definitely "down home". Love to sit and chat with the regulars also. Thank you Diner 23 for offering a nice Christian atmosphere for my family. And also for... More 

Thank Amanda H
Waverly, Ohio
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Hungry for a great Hot Roast Beef Sandwich? Stop before 3 pm at the Diner 23..300 W Emmitt Ave. Waverly, Oh. An all American comfort food...this beef and gravy are to die for. Show me a place that makes a great plate of Roast beef, potatoes and gravy and I'll show you a restaurant that has a happy clientele. Wow... More 

Thank purpose1922
Wichita, Kansas
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

We recently visited some friends in Waverly that we had not seen in 10 years and they took us there for breakfast the morning we left. The food was good and the small town atmosphere was great. I highly recommend this visit when passing through Waverly.

Thank travellingmagi
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99 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

They are always busy for lunch. Love the onion tangles they have. Nice selection to their menue. They always advertise home made Blackberry Cobbler on their sign.

Thank pathfinderwavohio
Columbus, OH
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

The food was not very good. I was impressed only with the look of the building but little else. Not recommended. Needs work

Thank rway

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 W Emmitt Ave, Waverly, OH 45690-1006
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Waverly
  • Phone Number: 740-941-1144

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