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Jim's On Main

785 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14605-2721
+1 585-442-4172
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (6 reviews)
“coffee cake” (2 reviews)
“rye toast” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
785 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14605-2721
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had stopped at Jim's Diner for lunch while working in Rochester. I had intended to get a sandwich, but the smell of pancakes that afternoon changed my mind. I sat at the counter and ordered a coffee and a short stack of buckwheat pancakes....More

Thank BergholzTimelord
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Was on the way to Public Market, and remembered this diner was highly rated for breakfast. So, so happy I went!! Had to wait 20 mins. but service and food were well worth it, everything was amazing.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I go to both places on a regular basis, Main Street and the old Critics at Greece Town mall. owners Elena and son Stavros Knapp one or the other is at one or the other at all times, and it shows. the service is impeccable,...More

Thank Fcamp
Reviewed 29 June 2017

After reading all the great reviews, I was looking forward to trying Jim's. Maybe I just caught them on a bad day but it was a definite disappointment. My cheeseburger, which I ordered medium, was dry and overcooked, as was my friend's, and he ordered...More

Thank yankeedave
Reviewed 16 June 2017

You wont be disappointed at Jim's . Great service-Great food-Great prices- What more do you want? Bring cash they dont accept credit cards

Thank MJLRochester_NewYork
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by for breakfast and were wildly happy about both the food served and the wonderful service. It is a family owned business and the daughters all work as servers. They are effervescent. And the portions are gigantic. I could not...More

Thank GerardEvans
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We went very recently. Once inside, we were served quickly and in a very friendly manner by the family who runs Jim's. The diner was clean and well laid out. The prices were very good for the quality of the food. As a result, Jim's...More

Thank GetsAround1977
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My daughter & I go to Jim's almost every Sunday. Friendly, they anticipate your every need & remember your preferences. They treat you like family & we always feel welcome. Jim's is the best!

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place - clean - friendly staff- worth the wait on a Saturday morning - good fresh and tasty! Coffee cake was fantastic - good strong coffee- great food- cheap prices - quality little diner!!

Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Best little diner in the world!! Food is awesome. Service is fantastic. Atmosphere is contemporary but has a old dinner feel.

Thank mike_brookshire
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 785 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14605-2721
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-442-4172
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