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A-Town Diner

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7305 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4628
+1 805-461-8181
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07:30 - 15:00
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Sun 07:30 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Atascadero, California
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Okay, so I live in A-Town and could be considered somewhat biased but even so if you can't depend on a local, who can you trust! Just to let you know, I had some ribs from them and they were great. I wish I could eat more but I don't want to be a hog. There are plenty of ribs... More 

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Thank Ron R
Oxnard, California
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162 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stopped here for dinner on the way down south. My husband & I split the Cobb salad and a burger. The salad was fantastic! Really fresh greens and veggies, real turkey, packed full of goodies and huge. We should have ordered the half as opposed the the full size. The burger was pretty average! Certainly not bad - just not... More 

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Thank Anna B
San Luis Obispo, California
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This a local place that most people go to eat. The food is good and service varies depending on whom waits on you. They have daily specials that are reasonable. Sunday's can get crowded after church.

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Thank COASTALFAMILY
Paso Robles, California
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114 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It is in the same ballpark as Denny's or any of those other not so fancy breakfast restaurants. A-Town is crowded, which is a good problem to have. Once you are seated, service is pretty fast, but they like a high turn over. Food was basic, nothing special. Staff was nice. I went with a few other people, and I... More 

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Thank TravelingWineJedi
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We went here last Sunday for lunch with some friends. The food was good, I had a turkey burger and it was very good. The service was slowish with regard to getting the food on the table. Not the fault of the waitress. It also seems a bit pricy for what is offered.

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Thank janiceburch
Kingsburg, California
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Lots of Automobilia on the walls. Cute red vinyl with B&W checkers everywhere. Classic Diner food with a few twists. Yummy Shakes. Sizeable portions. Run, don't walk overf there for the Carne Asada Fries, which I always ask to have with Sweet potato fries. This is a spectacular and colorful dish which everyone can eat. If you want Pastrami -... More 

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Thank Mokegrl
Atascadero, California
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This diner has moved around town but has been here for ever and survived well. Very good food! Delicious sandwiches!

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Princeville, Hawaii
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a last Hooray of the summer dinner. I had the Rueben sandwich and loved it. It was too big to pick up and eat. I ate it with my fork. The fries were a little hard. The shakes were my favorite. I had the Mocha Madness for dessert and took it to go. Kids eat free with a... More 

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Thank Dy H
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Just love the food have not got any that I didn't like. Great service everyone is just so friendly. Would recommend this place.

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Thank Donna H
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85 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

These guys have a great menu at a very affordable rate! $5 for a budget cheese burger. We had the chicken sandwich, zucchini sticks, and a steak sandwich. It was great. The atmosphere is like and old diner.

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Thank Steffitte

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7305 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Atascadero
  • Phone Number: +1 805-461-8181

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