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The Silver Diner

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14375 Smoketown Road, Dale City, VA 22192-4709
703 491 7376
6:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 6:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 2:00 am
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Boston, MA
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204 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had lunch here with the family twice. The menu has been "upgraded" to a lot of healthier options, and the flavor is still there. We enjoy ordering a milkshake to go with the meal, and even though you get a "food coma" in about an hour, it's really worth it.

Thank DieselDad
Cincinnati, OH
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120 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had the crab corn chowder and it was good. Hubby had a burger that was ok. Would have liked to go back and try other menu items. Not super impressed, but would give it another chance if in the area again. Had a nice kids menu with activities that kept the kids entertained until the food arrived.

Thank Purduepete1
Monroe, New Jersey
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205 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm from New Jersey, which is the diner capital of the USA, so I have high standards for a diner. The Silver Diner met them well, so the choices were not as extensive as a "real diner' and more expensive. Overall, I would recommend it. The service was a little slow and the waiter could have been a little more... More 

Thank CCH1223
Marietta, Georgia
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195 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd eaten there last year and enjoyed it so much we just had to return. Well, we were right! This has to be, no kidding, the BEST diner we've ever visited! A wide variety of meals, Breakfast was terrific but we've had lunch there in the past. Very neat decor, clean and very friendly staff.

Thank ProvenExponent
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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday, 3 pm Coffee: The coffee was very good. I take mine black, unless it doesn't tasted good enough to drink straight, then I will add cream and sugar. This coffee was delicious as-is, straight black. Chicken and Waffles: The chicken is two breast, batter in corn meal. This is the first time I've had it this way, usually it... More 

Thank Michael Caleb T
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped by for brunch. I had the tuna sandwich and my husband ordered the chicken and waffles. Both dishes were great- the oreo milkshake was even better! Our waitress, Nancy, was on point and very friendly. Only complaint was the bathroom trash was overflowing and the towel behind the sink in the restroom was weird. I... More 

Thank Mande T
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to the Silver Diner on our trip back from New York. It was Fantastic!! Good food and the staff were some of the nicest people we have met. They made us feel special. The breakfast we ordered was delicious and served in a timely fashion. We enjoyed the atmosphere and the old fashion jukebox where we could... More 

Thank segparrot
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241 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Greeted with a smile from the hostess and seated promptly. Our waiter was very friendly and talkative. Prices are comparable to Ihop. Food was ok for a diner, nothing special, but sufficient.

Thank we_out
Springfield, Virginia
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is a wonderful place if you like the diner decor. The food is what will bring you back. It is wonderful and the menu has an alll day breakfast along with many comfort food items.

Thank TiggerFaith
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Silver Diner is always a treat. It just gets better all the time. Everything fresh as can be. I had the mozzarella sandwich and a garden salad. The mozzarella was fresh. Roasted peppers made there as well as basil pesto that was wonderful and gave the sandwich an extra punch of fresh. My husband had BLT and it was loaded... More 

Thank dbrb50
SilverDiner-Emily, Public Relations Manager at The Silver Diner, responded to this review

dbrb50, thank you for the review! Glad to hear how much you and your husband enjoyed the Tomato Mozzarella and BLT sandwiches, and that you received delightful service from Shannon! We look forward to serving you again soon, Emily More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Diner, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 2:00 am
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14375 Smoketown Road, Dale City, VA 22192-4709
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Dale City
  • Phone Number: 703 491 7376

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