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Harvey's Diner

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303 E Second St, Next to the Painted Desert Visitor Center, Petrified Forest National Park, AZ
928 524 3756
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10:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wait in line and order and / or pick out what you want. You can dine in our pick out sandwiches and drinks to go. Nice convenience there. Prices are OK for this this kind of place. We ordered the burritos (very good I recommend them for value and taste) and hamburgers ( nothing special and quite small). No French... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint and set up like a Rt. 66 Diner. Good food and, besides, there's nothing else for miles. Had burgers & chips that were tasty. Refill your drink cups with ice & water for your park excursion .Relax & enjoy!!

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Thank Hippotx
Hendersonville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This is a great stop after a day of breathtaking views of the Painted Desert and Petrified Forest. I had the cheeseburger and it hit the spot. The gift shop is a must also. They close at 3:30, so you want to get there early. What a great day!

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1 Thank Deeanna W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

We have been listening to trip advisor recs all week! And have not been disappointed yet again! My husband and i both ordered the burro burrito. It was reasonably priced and tasty. The employees were not particularly friendly but we would come again and do rec for anyone who wants a quick tasty bite!

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2 Thank Melissaaaaaaaa
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

We had a wonderful breakfast at the Painted Desert Diner inside of the Harvey's Store at Petrified Forest National Park. It is cafeteria style, with extensive menu choices. The food was freshly prepared. The eggs were cooked perfectly, the sausage was delicious, and French toast was scrumptious. We arrived early at the park, and ate breakfast before we began our... More 

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1 Thank Lucille M
Rochester, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Really good food for a national park, I ordered the Navajo nachos with vegetarian chili and it was really delicious and plentiful.

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Fenton, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

You'll find this restaurant by the Painted Desert Visitor Center, and the sign out front called it the Painted Desert Diner during our most recent visit. This was toward the end of our Southwest national park road trip, and we had learned to be very underwhelmed with any food inside of the national parks. That being said, this spot was... More 

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Ventura, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This restaurant is hidden in the back of the gift shop. This is located near the gas station. The food was good and filling. By far, the best choice was the Navajo Taco.

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1 Thank Tshot1971
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is behind the gift shop at the petrified forest visitors center, but don't pass it up! We came in after a hot day of hiking so the friendly staff, air conditioning, and homemade food were welcoming. Also the Navajo Taco that I ordered was delicious! I could eat one every day for lunch and be happy. Notice too... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Man, what a God send. These fine folks were so sweet and helpful, food is fantastic and they even have a half & half (half fries, half onion rings) option! Highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 E Second St, Next to the Painted Desert Visitor Center, Petrified Forest National Park, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Petrified Forest National Park
  • Phone Number: 928 524 3756

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