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The Fremont Diner

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$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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2698 Fremont Dr, Sonoma, CA 95476-9537
+1 707-938-7370
08:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Wed 08:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sun 08:00 - 21:00
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch here. The service was very friendly and my fried chicken was delicious with collard greens! Worth a pit stop!

Thank Quin M
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We came here after a day of wine tastings. I had heard about this diner before as it was featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. There was about a 20 minutes wait. We sat outside, under the tent and sat on picnic tables, which was neat. Dogs are welcome. The one thing that bothered me is that there are flies... More 

Thank cocolove78
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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445 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Tiny diner which has outgrown its popularity. Dropped in to make a booking which on a Saturday lunch was essential. There's the original diner with seating in marquee, as well as a little caravan bar out the back. Long wait for food but worth it. Nashville style chicken very tasty - asked for hot but not as hot as they... More 

Thank PhilandRuth
Santa Rosa, California
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This is an upscale diner. The food ingredients are top notch. The house specialty is fried chicken with a waffle. The menu is large. It is a comfortable eatery well known to locals.

Thank Bernard L
Napa, California, United States
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I've eaten here twice and have to say the food was great but the wait both times was NUTS! Timing here might be everything... Now to be honest, this was some time ago and perhaps they have been able to streamline things. Not necessarily their fault, I'm just saying that if you are starving, know that the wait will be... More 

1 Thank Kim B
Saint John, Indiana
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had been looking for a diner and were so happy we found this one. The food was tasty and a fair price. The host/waiter was friendly and the atmosphere was relaxing. Don't let the outside deter you.

1 Thank Ann B
Seattle, Washington
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing! You can order a bucket of biscuits and side of gravy as an appetizer (we did!) as well as pancakes with a side of fries, red beans and rice, and pulled pork nachos (spicy- hold the sauce if you don't like it hot!) biscuits are amazing! Breakfast all day!!

Thank christynbj
South Bend, Indiana
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232 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Honestly, based on the "eclectic" appearance of the place, you're gonna be shocked at what comes out of the kitchen. Highly recommended by locals and it's easy to see why. Friendly staff. Delicious breakfast. Unique and quirky surroundings. Great coffee that comes in your grandpa's Stanley thermos. Don't be tempted to drive on by for something that looks nicer. This... More 

1 Thank Ken L
Seattle, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great for biscuits and country charm on a small scale via Sonoma or Napa. Not for large groups or the noisy. Good for a midday repast. Now with extended hours.

Thank careerbreaker2017
Sonoma, California
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

You can sit inside at the bar and watch how wonderfully this kitchen team works together, or outside under the marquee/ tent which is more open depending on the weather. The food here is really good. I like the oyster po boy myself but my husband raves about the spicy friend chicken. Their sides are good normally but we have... More 

Thank Liz T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2698 Fremont Dr, Sonoma, CA 95476-9537
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Sonoma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-938-7370

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?