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Minella's Main Line Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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320 Lancaster Ave, Wayne, PA 19087
+1 610-687-1575
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Lexington, South Carolina
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184 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are looking for the quintessential diner, this is it. It has a wonderfully huge menu, with everything you would ever want. The food was delicious and the service was friendly. The place is huge, so you never feel crowded. The desserts looked great, however we were there for breakfast, which was perfect. The waiter was right, I should... More 

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Thank Lori S
Wayne, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the specials are always good, the service is speedy and the desserts are wonderful. my favorite is the boston creme pie

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Thank Lucinda S
Radnor, Pennsylvania
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102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Years ago this place was special. Now ownership is cold, food mediocre and overpriced. Bakery good no special.

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Thank beano206
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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593 reviews
377 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 625 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This fairly typical diner was crowded for a Tuesday at 11 AM, probably because this is a holiday week. The waiter was polite enough, I guess, if your thing is "turn the tables Olympics". "Would you like something to drink?" Seconds later the coffee and tea clatters down with a resolute thud and immediately: "Have you decided what you would... More 

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Thank TommyBoy94
Wisconsin
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Typical diner food. Friendly staff, reasonable prices (not cheap, but reasonable). Burgers / Philly Cheese Steaks / Breakfast...

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Thank chinadad96
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a place to get something other than late night bar food Minellas was the place for us. A diner with a full bar, and everything from breakfast to dessert. Our waiter was friendly and new everything on the menu. My Peppermint stick chocolate martini was excellent. My husband rates diners based on the Ruben sandwich and this one tops... More 

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Rockville Centre, New York
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

If you are in the mood for diner food, eat here! My husband and I ate here on a Sunday morning while our son was playing lacrosse nearby. We sat right down, no wait for a table. The menu offers lots of choices. Service fast, food is good at a fair price.

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Thank MLL90
Villanova, PA
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Whatever you do, don't order an appetizer. Not that they're not good (they are), but the dishes are so enormous, plus soup or salad, plus two big sides (coleslaw, fries, mashed potatoes, etc) that you're not going to need to an appetizer. Come starving. From the name, you can tell there's an Italian flair. The pasta and chicken dishes are... More 

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Thank dbomp
Dallas, Oregon
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We come to this diner every time we come up for the Dressage at Devon horse show. But NOT ANY MORE. We ordered the prime rib. We were told 15 minutes after we ordered that they did not have any baked potatoes. So we cancelled the order. The waitress brought the food to us anyways and told us we could... More 

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Thank brie1child
Niskayuna
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

I really love this diner. The line always looks really long, but somehow the wait isn't too bad. Great Greek food, soups, and bloody Mary's!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Lancaster Ave, Wayne, PA 19087
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 610-687-1575

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