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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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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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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 4 weeks ago

It was midnight and 6 Prom High School kids and 3 adults presented and wasn't sure if they could handle it. We threw our worst at them including a variety of breakfast and dinner orders, some with special requests, a need for separate checks, and...More

Thank VegasChuck950
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast places. Try the stuff pancakes, you will have breakfast for the next day. Good service.

1  Thank JLFME
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

It is a diner. The food selection though is pretty big. The pan cakes are huge but the Bottom of the Pot dish is great!

1  Thank bfleb433
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I love it! They are so delicious! Recommend you to go to the City Diner and eat there! 😍😍😋😋 City Diner is the best one.

1  Thank Thetaz12
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying at LaQuinta on a Sunday night, so decided to follow Trip Advisor reviews and eat at City Diner steps away. Very disappointed at service. "Help Wanted" sign perhaps an indicator. Two waitresses, two cooks for a full restaurant. We accidentally spilled a...More

Thank Lornbert
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here as i was staying at the holiday inn close by and felt hungry one night. The place is older and not chain so it feels like it has some character and the staff reflect that. I ordered a ommlette which was huge and...More

1  Thank DlrowTraveler
Reviewed 16 February 2017

City Diner was two blocks from our hotel in Metairie, so we opted for breakfast here after our noon check-out. We were pleased to learn that they serve breakfast 24/7. Options include egg and meat combos, omelets, pancakes, etc. Their stuffed pancakes were named the...More

1  Thank FancyFree55
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This place has the best breakfast food, and if you love pancakes, this is your place. They are literally the size of pizzas, come with fruit toppings, I myself had the original which was excellent; along with my creole omelet stuffed with shrimp, crawfish, and...More

1  Thank Brandi1998
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My husband and I spent the night in Metairie on the way to a cruise and the morning of the cruise we ate at City Diner for breakfast. We ordered omlets which were delicious. While waiting for our food to come we saw a HUGE...More

1  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We walked from our hotel to have dinner here. It was our first "New Orleans" meal experience. The diner is nothing fancy.. It is exactly what you picture when someone says diner! It had a menu with a lot of foods we were not familiar...More

1  Thank Puppycake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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
  • E-mail