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50's American Diner

John Street, Church Gresley, Swadlincote DE11 8EJ, England
+44 1283 220050
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (68 reviews)
“burger” (176 reviews)
“ice cream” (26 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 1 week ago via mobile

We came tonight for a treat dinner out my husbands grandchildren, it looked amazing on the website. The Diner looks fantastic and the music fits perfectly, fantastic idea. The massive downside is the staff and temperature inside. Our table was booked for 5:30pm on a...More

Thank MrsPreston2015
derbyshirediners, Owner at 50's American Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning I’m so sorry you did not enjoy your visit to the diner! I’m sure if you had mentioned to Sydney, our manager ,that you were cold she would have turned the heating up for you .We had been at the Diner from 8am...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with family members a couple of weeks ago and wow. We met and greeted by name which was a great touch. We had 2 milkshakes(to die for) and a couple comes. We ordered and the food arrived in a timely manner plus we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had booked this for my Husbands Birthday as my daughters had wanted to go for a long time. What a huge disappointment. We ordered drinks - my bottle of water was out of date, by 7 months. The staff apologised and replaced. Then for...More

3  Thank jsradders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a nice meal here tonight,Think you pay more for the atmosphere of the place,which i have to say is very relaxing and chilled,the food was average,but far to many chips on the plate,burger and salad was nice,and the dessert was lovely,Not somewhere you would...More

Thank elaineengland190783
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant place. Been a few times and this place never fails to serve excellent food with huge portions and the service is second to none. The food order was taken and arrived in no time. It was all cooked fresh and was piping hot....More

Thank AshleyBanton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my partner for a meal. He was surprised with the size of the portions!! We certainly didn’t leave hungry!! He had the scooby burger which had 3 burgers in it and I had the chicken oregano which was beautiful. I normally have...More

Thank bugbat8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The diner was definitely busy when we arrived. Our table wasn’t ready just yet but we were happy to have a seat at the counter and grab some drinks. Staff very quickly cleared and cleaned our table. Sat down, had a hard time choosing between...More

Thank Maxsil2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

booked for mothers day in advance completely overbooked understaffed left waiting for table for 25 mins then drinks for another 25 mins to which you didn't even bring one of them and was still waiting no apologies or nothing disaster just kept waiting until we...More

1  Thank Nicola P
Reviewed March 14, 2018

We booked as a family for a Mothers Day treat, and despite having enjoyed the experience here previously we were subjected to pretty poor service on this occasion. Admittedly they were busy...it was Mothers Day, however we had booked in advance. We were ignored completely...More

3  Thank Mark D
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Great place to enjoy the authentic diner experience, friendly staff, great food, make sure you try their milkshakes 😁👍🏻

1  Thank Tim B
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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
$13 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
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 We have recently won The Food Awards category " Best World Cuisine" both in the Midlands and in England.
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