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29 Diner

10536 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3137
+1 703-352-0029
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good28%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Diner
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10536 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3137
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Why on earth would you want to go to eat anywhere else. 29 diner is the greatest restaurant on this side of the Mississippi. Their portions could feed you and your horse while the service is excellent. The waitress, Michele, managed to seat us, take...More

Thank Rob e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old style diner with new menu. Excellent BBQ, (chicken, beef, or pork) with a slight sweet flavor smoked on site. On the small size about seven tables with fourteen stools and very homey/friendly. With the adjacent highway construction a little difficult to enter from the...More

Thank 37Jake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

29 Diner is an old fashioned (pre-yuppie) diner that has the usual diner fare plus a BBQ menu. that's why we came. Ribs were suitably tender (a bit too peppery for my wife but not for me), and a pulled beef platter was good. We...More

Thank jxx9595
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is unfortunately not going to serve up as good or creative a diner fare as Silver Diner, which by the way has become excellent. We all felt that way. But, the people here are true Americans and good people who support Vets and...More

Thank ExRIGuy
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Its a diner. Nothing more nothing less. Its a good diner. It does diner food. Good, tasty, hot and with great genuinely friendly service. They also collect for the Vets and even let us sign one of their flags for the wall. Honoured!

Thank chris2431
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is an old time diner that will take you back in time with its look and feel. The breakfast meal I had was very good. Some of the sandwiches and burgers I saw others eating looked awesome.

Thank Carl L
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Went here tonight after walking down from our hotel. Our waitress was second to none, very personable, took the time to interact with my 6 year old and make his night special. She made great food recommendations, especially on their bbq and smoked meats. I...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

It's a historic diner, the real deal, and the service is nice, the place is clean, and the RIBS actually are quite good (There is a smoker right out front of the place). But it is a DINER and it serves diner food, so when...More

Thank Tommyg2230
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Best pan gravey I've had in years and so much food our boy child couldn't even finish his breakfast.

Thank Queenlala1975
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered a sausage omelet platter. The eggs were a little runny but I didn't send it back. The coffee was OK but pricey at $ 2.35. Also the omelet platter was a little pricey at $ 10.92. I guess the 50's quaint atmosphere is the...More

Thank Burt F
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Farrar75
Breakfast menu
27 December 2016|
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Response from JohnKThe29Diner | Property representative |
Breakfast always available..Everything is available, all the time! Stop in and see us! THANKS... 29 Diner!
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Pinstripe9
What credit cards accepted.
6 November 2016|
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Response from JohnKThe29Diner | Property representative |
all credit cards are welcome and accepted. Looking forward to feeding you soon! 29 Diner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10536 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3137
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-352-0029
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Description
We are "new" owners and we are honored to be stewarding the 29 Diner! We cleaned her up greatly and have an amazing southern cooking head chef, who specializes in home cooked, comfort, diner food. We hope you stop in and give us a try. John