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50's American Diner

John Street, Church Gresley, Swadlincote DE11 8EJ, England
+44 1283 220050
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“hot dog” (56 reviews)
“fries” (65 reviews)
“burger” (162 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
John Street, Church Gresley, Swadlincote DE11 8EJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very limited tables, had to wait 15 minutes for a table.Blinds are always down on the windows as it's next to a road and garage .Everything seemed to be run/waited/served and cooked by kids.I had a steak with a pepper sauce and I must say...More

Thank markZ493QV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the in laws here for a birthday meal and it was nice meal which we enjoyed. The shakes are thick, just a warning - yummy but thick! They also took quite a long time to come out. The food was nice big portions though...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I drove past this diner this morning whilst driving and was contemplating going in there. the reason for me being there was i was delivering to a company nearly next door to it and once finished i asked a member of staff is that 50’s...More

Thank h3nnaz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here 3 or 4 times now and every time I just love it. It's fast food, but done well. Make sure to try one of the milkshakes! Friends who don't love local always want to pay a visit when they come to stay...More

1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked here for fathers' day and drove all the way from Nottingham with a young family, only to find on arrival that the restaurant was closed due to an electrical problem. That's no ones fault in itself but they had my number, and I...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Was very happy to finally be able to visit the diner again! Staff were attentive and helpful as always. The new list of shakes made for an interesting experience as were the new range of burgers, hot dogs and starters! I love the new lighting...More

1  Thank Georgia R
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

We went here on a Saturday lunch. We had the John Wayne and Sicilian burgers, which were both excellent. Huge portion of fries and food arrived quickly. We will be back!

1  Thank TheHDs
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I had dinner on May 21st at the diner and was very satisfied with my meal and service. I had their very tasty steak stew😊As ever the wait staff were friendly and helpful when picking my meal. Thank you Trish and Jeff for another fantastic...More

1  Thank Maxsil2
Reviewed May 29, 2017

I was warmly welcomed on arrival, and soon ordered my meal from the extensive menu The food was tasty and well prepared, and the staff friendly and attentive, without being pushy. This venue provides a unique dining experience; it may not be to everyone's taste,...More

Thank WilliamRead
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Visited here last Saturday with partner and family ( who had all been before) what a treat! All the staff were dressed up, the portions were very generous and the milk shakes amazing

Thank travelsmartjen
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March 17, 2017|
Response from derbyshirediners | Property representative |
It certainly is give us a call 01283 220050 with your requirements or call into the diner
March 17, 2017|
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Response from derbyshirediners | Property representative |
We do please contact the Diner for information 01283 220050
Lisa D
February 27, 2017|
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Response from derbyshirediners | Property representative |
Hi thanks for the message When you book a booth at the diner if you tell us your requirements we will always ensure that there is a great selection for you Thanks Jeff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: John Street, Church Gresley, Swadlincote DE11 8EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Swadlincote  >  Church Gresley
  • Phone Number: +44 1283 220050
  • E-mail
The diner is open friday 5pm til 9pm saturday 12 noon til 9pm and sunday 12 noon til 7pm to book please give us a call the diner has received a 5 star food hygeine rating for the last 11 years and is the highest rating available
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