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City Diner

3116 S I 10 Service Rd E, Metairie, LA 70001-2014
+1 504-831-1030
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (99 reviews)
“short stack” (15 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3116 S I 10 Service Rd E, Metairie, LA 70001-2014
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great decision to skip the free “breakfast” at the marginal LaQuinta next door and treat myself to a nice NOLA experience. I walked in to see a family sharing a massive pancake the size of a large pizza. Sherrie and Sierra greeted me...More

Thank Cal30Prez
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We decided to try something new, as we visit this restaurant frequently. We have not had their hamburgers until this visit and were pleasantly surprised. My mushroom Swiss burger was excellent and my husbands cheeseburger was quickly devoured. Service was fastWith no wait to be...More

Thank JBernard20
Reviewed May 9, 2018

We went here on our last night in NOLA. My oldest daughter wanted Chicken Fried Steak. This was close to our Air B&B and easy. She got what she wanted. Hubs & I got the Voodoo Burger to share. I don't remember what our other...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast yes! Stayed in a nearby hotel and dropped in for breakfast. Did not disappoint! French toast spectacular. And the pancakes are literally the size of a pizza! No joke! Stop in before visiting NOLA. You’ll be glad you did!

Thank theandrewsnation
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Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

I went just after 9pm thinking that they were open 24 hours a day but they were not. They closed at 10pm that night which was ok because I had time to order and eat. I had pasta jambalaya and it was very good

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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

This place has amazing food! From the gigantic pancakes (seriously, bring a team to share with you lol), to the Shrimp and Andouille Hashbrown Creation (check it out, it's super yummy), to the awesome staff...this place is a definite MUST VISIT if you're in New...More

Thank 608jasminer
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Crazy good food in mass quantities. Make sure to ask for Shermaine as your waitress. She was fantastic. Pancakes are too die for. One feeds four people. Omelette was good and so were shrimp and grits. Overall a must do eatery in NOLA!!!!

Thank WCT57
Reviewed March 14, 2018

must visit to try their pancakes .. amazing 14inches !! the other stuff were ok too . tried their shrimps and gits and chicken tender .. good ... very affordable too .. must go .. staff are excellent

Thank docinjsr
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Brunch-time on Sunday and gotta go to City Diner right off the Interstate and Causeway -- humongous pancakes and always some left over to take home -- great fresh-brewed coffee and top-notch service from Lynne -- always glad to stop here for brunch or even...More

Thank Stew S
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

I had breakfast at City Diner this morning. 2 eggs, hash browns, sausage, a biscuit, and coffee. You can probably find a breakfast as good, but you won’t find one any better. Everything was prepared to a tee. The wait staff is excellent and friendly....More

Thank cklous
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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: 3116 S I 10 Service Rd E, Metairie, LA 70001-2014
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-831-1030
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