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The Diner


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


$5 - $10
Mexican, American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

I had promised my wife we could find some great breakfast in downtown Norman. The one place I had seen a review on had closed, but this was next on the list and nearby. I have been away from Norman for over five years, so...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Daniel R
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I took a drive to Norman to check out "The Diner". We are from Louisiana and he is currently working in A very small town 30 minutes south. The place was packed. We ordered and watched the cook prepare our meal with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank deniseratcliff
Lisa S, Manager at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Thanks so much for visiting us! So pleased to hear you loved the breakfast tamales and breakfast burrito. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

It’s funny that my wife and I finally get seated because this place is so cool there’s usually a line out the door. I immediately hear a lady in the booth behind me ask the waitress if the grill is real greasy. Lol, that’s what...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SOONERgirl77
Lisa S, Manager at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Thanks for coming in!

Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

I had the breakfast burrito and she had the tamale breakfast. Food was great portions were huge. Price and service were on point.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank rgs0827
Lisa S, Manager at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Thanks, so glad you enjoyed your breakfasts!

Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by didn’t seem as good as before but the food was still good. Haven’t tried anything other the. The tamale breakfast. My wife tried a few things

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank txpackerfan10
Reviewed October 12, 2018

A south-of-the-border influenced breakfast menu! Great food! I truly enjoy the egg quesadilla but you can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stuckinnorman
Lisa S, Manager at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019


Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

It curbed our hunger but we won’t rush back. Mid-diner food. So strange, with my breakfast sandwich they gave me potato chips! Blueberry pancake was mediocre...

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank V6077QZkathys
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Diner is a classic diner in downtown Norman. It can't be topped for traditional breakfast or comfort food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Norwood51
Lisa S, Manager at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thanks so much!

Reviewed August 22, 2018

A cozy , customer friendly diner . Ideal for brunch , breakfast, lunch and more . The service is impeccable. Certainly a well chosen waiters and cook staff and cashier. The omlettes, sandwiches , pancakes are all good . Wish they offered beef or turkey...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 546baselt
Lisa S, Manager at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thanks, Basel!

Reviewed August 8, 2018

Hadn't eaten here in a few months due to being surprised at how poor the foodhadbecome Decidedtotry it again and was disappointed. Changed the great hamburgers using some weird deli bun. This place is a DINER and plain buns on a good juicy burger are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Janet H
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