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“The new 2 for $25 Menu Selections are Great”
Review of Travers Diner

Travers Diner
Ranked #28 of 48 Restaurants in Gloversville
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Upstate NY
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43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“The new 2 for $25 Menu Selections are Great”
Reviewed July 28, 2013

Was pleasantly surprised by the new menu choices since we had not been there in some time. Can get to entrees (we had steak and prime rib), with choice of soup or salad, 2 sides, and either an appetizer or a dessert. We picked the chocolate pie and it was huge...we said next time one of us will get an appetizer and one will get a dessert and we will share. They have many barbequed items on a new menu also. Service is excellent. happy to see them doing well :)

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank sparklerblue
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English first
Johnstown, New York
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77 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“A Good Place for a Quick Meal”
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Typical American fare, with average sandwiches, entrees, salads and specials. Many items are likely frozen and re-heated, and lose some flavor in the process. Prices are reasonable, and service is efficient. The decor hasn't changed in the 10+ years since the restaurant opened, but it's serviceable.

Visited March 2013
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New York
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131 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
“Consistent and Reasonable”
Reviewed February 26, 2013

To me, this is everything a diner should be, except it does not have the traditional counter and stools. It is clean, and the waitresses really know their stuff. The food is consistently good and it is reasonable. We’ve been there five times in the past two months and have yet to order from the regular menu because their full-meal specials are a steal. There are different specials in effect at the same time, so I would suggest you invest a little time in comparing them if it is your first visit. Some include a tossed salad and a cup of homemade soup, some include a glass of house wine, some include an appetizer, some include dessert. Some offer a full-sized entree while others have a smaller portion. Some include a dessert such as rice pudding or jello, and others include a slice of pie (which might not be homemade.) They also do barbecue, although we haven’t tried it yet. Be aware that there is no entrance to their parking lot off the main highway (Route 30A.) You turn onto a side road at the traffic signal just north of it.

  • Visited February 2013
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Thank Susanarl
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