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The Diner

American, Diner
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3330 Belt Line Rd, Farmers Branch, TX 75234-2305
+1 972-243-8646
06:00 - 21:00
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Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Dirty, smelly. Used to be great and crowded. Now it's mostly empty. Was there for breakfast and wanted to leave the whole time.

Thank Todd T
Grapevine, Texas
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Cute surroundings but they run out of stuff (two entrees in a party of four, one of the side choices, two pie flavors) and staff gets thin and service falls through cracks (no coffee refills, the ok forever to take our order). Glad we tried it but we won't be back.

Thank MartySchlenker
Dallas, Texas
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187 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Craving some good fried catfish and the Diner never disappoints. Okra fried to perfection also. Prices very reasonable ($7.50) for blue plate special - including 2 vegies and delectable yeast rolls and cornbread. This has been a fav for many years.

Thank MSLovell
Dallas, Texas
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166 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I visited The Diner for lunch. I was craving some Southern comfort food. I was disappointed! First, my waitress was too busy socializing instead of attending to her tables. Second, my chicken wasn't thoroughly cooked. Luckily most of the pieces were properly prepared. Unfortunately for me, the piece I saved for last was the thigh, my favorite. When I cut... More 

Thank tahass
Belfast, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A very quirky, authentic American diner. Good food at reasonable prices. Great atmosphere. We had breakfast there on two mornings and thoroughly enjoyed the food provided. Good portions too.

Thank orrfamily4
Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I met a good friend for lunch and we had a very enjoyable visit. Our location was quiet enough for easy talking and the food was very good--I had the chili and it was great. Look forward to returning.

Thank Saxchief
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Consistent and Excellent! I have never had a bad meal here. Lots of choices on the menu and quick service for you or a group. A family favorite throughout the years. Make sure and save room for dessert.

Thank Sheri S
Cookeville, Tennessee
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

My hotel charges $16 for a reasonably edible, "hot breakfast". Fed up with the nonsense, I looked around for a good breakfast at a reasonable price and I am glad I did. My 2 year old daughter enjoyed raisin bran while I had steak and eggs. Cool diner, and good service.

Thank PinchersOfPower
Arlington, Texas
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

This 50's diner is an excellent choice which is proven by the crowd. Besides a good choice of breakfast foods, the service was exceptionally good. I'm a big coffee drinker so I was pleased that servers offered a refill several times.

Thank thosrm
Flower Mound, Texas
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130 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

My wife and I were looking for a quick lunch and stopped in at the The Diner. It is your typical diner with tons of choices and wonderful smells and tables that look like the diners back in mid-20th century. There were tons of comfort foods to choice from and the place specializes in pie for desert. My wife and... More 

Thank chuckbianco

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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
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3330 Belt Line Rd, Farmers Branch, TX 75234-2305
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Farmers Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 972-243-8646

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?