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Smith Street Diner

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438 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC 27401-2104
+1 336-379-8666
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“biscuits” (130 reviews)
“home fries” (18 reviews)
“grits” (22 reviews)
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6:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
438 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC 27401-2104
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

My husband and I are big fans of trying some of the best rated, local restaurants here in Greensboro. Smith Street Diner was a restaurant we had had our eye on for quite some time, but every Sunday we'd ride by, there was a line...More

Thank iamfabellis
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Had breakfast here with my wife. Place was very busy around 9am on a Sat. They take your name bu due to space you must wait outside and they come and get you. No problem as it was a beautiful morning. Once seated , it...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Had not been here in a while and don't plan on going back. Had a gravy biscuit and found the biscuit to be quite large but hard and cakey.

Thank Wallypm
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

If you love breakfast, then this place is a must visit! We lucked out on our visit and did not have to wait for our table. That is not the norm! The restaurant does not have a huge waiting area so they ask that you...More

Thank ohiochic1998
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Went to eat there with my son. I had the corned beef hash breakfast which included corned beef hash, country potatoes, eggs and a king sized biscuit. The breakfast was great. My son had a cheeseburger with fries. He is kind of a cheeseburger freak....More

Thank GeorgeRebella
Reviewed March 1, 2017

My chicken fried steak was excellent, but, my partners pork loin was greasy and tasted like it was left over and then just thrown on the grill for a few minutes. The fries and veggies were very good, the tea excellent. Service was good and...More

Thank prideworks
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Oh Smith Street, how I love you. Between the enormous biscuits, best pancakes of my life, and wide selection, we go here as often as we are either 1.) willing to wait in line, or 2.) get up and ready for breakfast before 10 on...More

Thank MissyJ23
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Had a long night out and was up early and enjoyed the breakfast very much. Very friendly staff and the place was packed, which speaks for itself.

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

An echo of everyone else's comments. Good food, decent prices, fast service, and friendly staff. Enough said.

Thank HamptonRoadsNomad
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

Busy diner. Southern cookin'. Very friendly waitstaff. Large portions. I got daily brisket special with a side of slaw, mac & cheese, & big old piece of cornbread. My friend got baked chicken. No frills. Noisy. Just like being home.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC 27401-2104
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-379-8666
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