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Highland Park Diner

960 Clinton Ave S, Rochester, NY 14620-2023
+1 585-461-5040
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“eggs benedict” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (12 reviews)
“waffle fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
960 Clinton Ave S, Rochester, NY 14620-2023
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Reviewed November 14, 2017

We were regulars at the Highland Park Diner in the 1980s When Bob Maley ran his piece of the world like his family kitchen. It was wonderful then and felt like home on every visit. After he sold the business, it went downhill to the...More

Thank ChipD58
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Great little diner that fills up fast during peak times. Everything is good here, including lunch and breakfast entrees. I had the Cranberry Apple Walnut Pancakes which had slices of apples with cinnamon on them. Delicious! The short stack (2 large 'cakes) is a large...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed September 11, 2017

I had the eggs benedict which was super flavorful, and my hubby had one of their fantastic waffles topped with sweet cheese. We traveled from NC thinking about these comforts of home!! We weren't disappointed.

Thank heather h
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

We were at Marketplace Mall to play Glow Golf and wanted someplace inexpensive with an extensive menu to satisfy everyone in our party of 7...this place fit the bill. It's a very small, old fashioned diner but the owners were very accommodating and managed to...More

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Super quick and friendly service. Good, solid diner food. My son particularly liked his chocolate chip pancakes.

Thank Dave L
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Friendly, efficient, old-school diner experience. Not gourmet food or fancy presentation, but tasty.

Thank SamOnLanier
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Such a cute little diner. Great food at a great price. More than enough food to fill you up and the service was wonderful

Thank Jhobbs03
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I had not been to this well-known diner in a long time, having heard many mixed reviews, but decided to give it a try. I met a friend, here, for a late breakfast & loved it! We timed our visit to avoid the early breakfast...More

Thank PatricePallone
Reviewed June 28, 2017

I hadnt been here in years, and im happy to say its still great. The steak sandwich was very tasty, the portions were generous, and the prices were fair. Free refills on soda. And of course the charm of a 1930s style prefab diner.

Thank Jon S
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Very diverse menu with standard diner fare and more. I had the chicken cordon bleu sandwich and it was excellent, with marinated chicken and tasty ham and melted cheese - done perfectly. Excellent fries, too. Worth a stop!

Thank joe r
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June 1, 2017|
Response from lhouse1 | Reviewed this property |
Not a menu but are accommodating to gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 960 Clinton Ave S, Rochester, NY 14620-2023
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-461-5040
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