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City Diner

Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-2007
+1 804-254-1974
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried apples” (4 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner
Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-2007
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the western omelet with fried apples and white toast....so much food!!! Everything was delicious!! My boyfriend ordered the salmon cake breakfast...he couldn't finish one of his salmon cakes...I ended up eating the rest of it...and I will definitely be getting this the next time...More

Thank Tracie B
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Very attentive service, good food, excellent variety. Very busy with limited parking. Quick turn from the kitchen, too.

Thank Harveyjag
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast was good. Home fries had big slices of onion, which was awesome. Coffee was terrible. Staff was very friendly and seemed to enjoy their jobs.

Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Both times that I visited this restaurant I was cheerfully greeted by the waitresses. The food is good. The service was outstanding.

Thank mh1341
Reviewed February 18, 2018

As we were not local to the area we were referred to the City Diner by a local veterinarian and it was good information. The city diner is a small cafe type restaurant and our visit was during breakfast hours. It is a bit smaller...More

Thank John F
Reviewed December 14, 2017

When I visit different cities, I always try to find a good breakfast spot with steaming hot coffee and conversation. And that's what I found at City Diner. The food was fantastic, the waitresses were cheeky, and I could jump in and out of conversations...More

Thank Doug_Reighley
Reviewed September 26, 2017

People seem to like this place - very busy during normal meal times, but I find the fare just a bit above average. Trying to find what is bringing so many in - will update if and when I find that answer.

Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Great food and service. A lot of local cars in parking lot. I agree with all positive reviews. I can only speak for breakfast. Highly recommended

Thank bogie0006
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch and was pleasantly surprised. My husband had a burger which was a really good size and cooked exactly how he asked. I had a simple grilled cheese but it was yummy. I think the AC was broken which was rough...More

1  Thank MoonliteMaven
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

This is an older diner, and is being rated as such. Went there for breakfast with 8 people. Food was delivered fast and was good. Portion size was large. No one finished there meal. We are there on a Friday morning with no wait, but...More

Thank Michael T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-254-1974
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