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Lester's Diner

250 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2545
+1 954-525-5641
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (21 reviews)
“pies” (24 reviews)
“finger food” (30 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
250 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2545
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We go there a lot. They make us feel at home. The food is superb and the service and friendly atmosphere is even better. To mention a few names Julie t. Debby, and Chuck. And everyone else gives us smiles when we walk in ....More

Thank saje777se
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We vacationed in Ft. Lauderdale over the weekend and asked some locals for a good diner. We were told head to Lester's! We were served wonderfully by Vivian Saturday and Sunday by Debbie. Food is great and the staff very welcoming. Eat where the locals...More

Thank gaterz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming to Lester’s in Ft. Lauderdale for the last few years on the recommendation of a Cozy Murder Series by Elaine Viets. Portions are amazing, staff friendly and helpful.

Thank irosenbeck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a big BLT, Chili Dog and coffee for a late lunch. Food was served with big portions and coffee was good. Service was absolutely fantastic. I recommend

Thank nickamc80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice server who didn’t appear to enjoy her job but was overall attentive to our larger group. The corned beef sandwich was delicious as was the lamb shank and burgers.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience whit the Diner for breakfast was excellent the atmosphere was great our waitress Aleisha was wonderful she make sure that we got everything that we ordered and she was always checking up on us for drinks she was great overall the restaurant was...More

Thank Adriana C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate at Lester's and Alisha was my server I couldn't ask for a better experience the food was amazing the server was exceptional overall I give it a 5 because it was one of my best experiences that I've ever had at a restaurant.

Thank msm29632018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with my family and we all loved it. The service was incredible, our server Aleisha was super friendly and attentive! The food came out looking great and tasting even better. Definitely a place I would come back to alone and with a...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I frequent Lester"s for lunch and breakfast. The food is quality. The seafood mushrooms amazing, the chef salad fresh & filling & the spinach pie=wow. Your hostess Julie T was friendly and accommodating. My beautiful server Nancy G. was professional, gracious & aimed to please....More

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my first review, but I visit frequently. The food is excellent! Top quality all-around! Never had bad service ever! Breakfast, lunch or dinner...you can't go wrong. Amazing and delicious pastries. and desserts. I love ham...they have the best Virginia ham on the menu....More

Thank FellowTraveler175170
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April 4, 2018|
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Response from Vleesje | Reviewed this property |
yes, even from draft......:)
February 1, 2018|
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Response from jerrybacchus | Reviewed this property |
There is one in Margate
January 29, 2017|
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Response from Nancy L | Reviewed this property |
I believe they could seat you at one of the corner booths. Your luggage could sit on the bench-seat. I think if it was set in the isle way, it would be an issue. Happy travels!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2545
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-525-5641
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