We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Johnny B's Glenmont Diner

Certificate of Excellence
American, Diner
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
21 Frontage Rd, Glenmont, NY 12077
+1 518-434-3761
07:00 - 14:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 07:00 - 13:45
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

47 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 47: English reviews
Albany, NY
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Have been going to Johnny B's since it took over from Glenmont diner. Never a disappointment. The very best Belgium waffles. Great omelettes. Johnny is very pleasant and engaging as are all the staff.

Rego Park, New York, United States
Level Contributor
124 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

While traveling up to Vermont we needed a place to stop for breakfast. After checking Google maps and our GPS we located Johnny B's Diner not too far off the highway. On the outside it looked like your typical stainless steel diner. The crowd waiting outside to get in was also a good sign. On the inside it was like... More 

1 Thank B_Skyscraper
Albany, New York
Level Contributor
89 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The teens love stopping at Johnny B's diner on Saturday and Sunday mornings. They love the breakfast.

2 Thank DaynaLove
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
368 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Large portions of good food are served to you by the friendly wait staff. We had breakfast there and were well satisfied. Interesting décor. No problem getting a seat and fast service.

1 Thank epuya
Albany, New York
Level Contributor
232 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The diner food was fine. Johnny B's Glenmont Diner is metal on the outside with booths & counter seating inside. I loved the kitschy 50s atmosphere in this old fashioned diner. There were 45 records on the ceiling & walls. They play 50s Oldies music (maybe some 60s as well) during the week & 70s music on the weekend. Heads... More 

1 Thank fba5
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Walking into Johnny B's is like walking on to the past!! Memorabilia all over the walls and ceiling! A galaxy menu will make it challenging to choose! Food is delicious and generous! Staff incredible and the very personal owner will share the history of this diner that actually was called the Glenmont diner in the 60's!! How do I know?... More 

1 Thank patriciao500
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Good place to visit for standard diner fare. Good prices and good taste. The place has local charm with good service. Could use minor improvement in cleanliness, with dusty blinds making one wonder how much attention is paid to those details. However, would recommend for good tasting food and nice options on the menu.

Thank Paul P
Albany, New York
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The Hawaiian omelette is top-notch! Home fries are super good as is the coffee. I would have given 5 stars but I had a burger today and was disappointed. Stick to breakfast food & you'll be very satisfied!

Thank prayj
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Well what can I say other than GREAT. What a classic diner with lots of character that out does any chain. Waitress had the audacity to ask about dessert after a fantastic meal that stuffed us. Only wish we had saved room. Will definitely return for that experience. Staff just very welcoming, laughing and joking around to add to the... More 

1 Thank Poorotis
Level Contributor
30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Love this place! I go here now and then for the breakfast. Great breakfast sandwich! Great staff and awesome 50's atmosphere!

1 Thank Richard M

Travellers who viewed Johnny B's Glenmont Diner also viewed


Been to Johnny B's Glenmont Diner? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Frontage Rd, Glenmont, NY 12077
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Glenmont
  • Phone Number: +1 518-434-3761
Traditional American Diner serving Breakfast and Lunch only, six days a week. Daily specials, homemade soups, in-house roasted Turkey and Roast Beef, quality/ fresh ingredients used and all meals made to Oder.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Johnny B's Glenmont Diner and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Johnny B's Glenmont Diner staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?