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“Substandard visit ”
Review of Diner

Diner
Ranked #31 of 104 Restaurants in Smithfield
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in for the first time this morning. Small home town feel. Seated ourselves. One waitress who appeared to be overwhelmed. She lacked personality and customer service. Our coffees took a bit and other tables got theirs before we did despite our ordering first. Eggs were a little undercooked for medium. Potatoes were lacking flavor and I had asked to have them crisped up some and they were not. Bread was cold with a chunk of cold butter on them. We ordered one pancake and it was tasty but the butter chunk was cold and hard to spread. We waited forever for our check and finally we just walked up to the register. The waitress took the party in front of us money and then without speaking to us she left the register to take another tables order and returned to get their coffees. Finally the cook came over and rang us up. We don’t believe we will be returning which is unfortunate. With more staff this could be a better place.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 982pennyh
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Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

I had the blueberry pancakes and they were delicious. Serving was huge and had leftovers. Friendly staff and great service.

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

We were passing through and decided to stop at The Diner based on the reviews that were posted. We were greeted with southern hospitality as soon as we walked through the door. The coffee was hot and and food arrived quickly. I ordered the Redneck Benedict and it was delicious!! We will surely visit again:)

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank hollyc433
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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Not much to look at, but by far the best comfort food in downtown Smithfield. Love the meatloaf and the Lima beans. Prepare to leave smelling like you have been cooked too, but it's totally worth it

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank kldj13
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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was very good but seemed it took awhile to get our food. Small little place - reasonably priced.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank jennye262
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