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Route 99 Diner

Strathcona
American, Diner, Canadian
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8820 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 3V2, Canada
+1 780-432-0968
Today
07:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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edmonton
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75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Old fashioned type diner with worn out vinyl bench seats in the booths. However great simple fare. One of the best bennie, except would have preferred real home fried hash browns instead of the stringy hash browns. Not fancy but homey. Prices are reasonable.

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Thank quieteater
Athabasca, Canada
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of food provided as I had pancakes & ham plus order an egg on the side. I wound up giving the one pancake away and I did not really need any lunch that day. It was a busy place on a Mother's Day, but one can see why you would come back when five people are fed or $66... More 

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Thank SpaceRoger
Edmonton, Canada
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26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Came here on the weekend which I never do because the service usually sucks. It has improved. All I can say is wow. I usually come in the evening when it is slower. Never been at lunch in a very long time. It is definitely not gourmet but for a diner it is what it is. It's comfort food and... More 

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1 Thank JayfromEdmonton
Edmonton, Canada
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55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

First: NOT a fancy place, but expect big portions and good service. Food is old-timey diner fare: heavy on comfort and reliability. Surprisingly decent steak--especially for the price. Good breakfasts. Unpretentious and satisfying---classic diner experience.

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1 Thank nez29
Nuremberg, Germany
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This place is great. It is a no frills approach to good diner food at a reasonable price. Just don't expect to show up and be seated. This place is always busy, the service is efficient and the food always good.

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Thank Tomek W
Surrey, Canada
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74 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Traditional diner food; large portions, not outstanding but decent with quick service. I had eggs Benedict which were okay but hollandaise sauce was bright yellow, little flavour and too much of it. My companions had omelettes which looked very good.

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Thank KathleenJ88
n.ireland
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This place is always very busy but never have to wait too long for a table. The service was good and the food was plentiful, really big portions I ordered the omelette and pancakes on the side it was all very tasty and for a good price. The strawberry milkshake was quite simply amazing probably one of the best I've... More 

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Thank irishracer
Edmonton, Canada
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We decided to try this place because the parking lot was fairly busy...usually a good sign. But, unfortunately, the food was horrible. The coffee tasted like mud, the eggs were overcooked and the "hash browns" were absolutely disgusting. Very disappointing for the price. Would not recommend.

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Thank AKFIN
Edmonton, Canada
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1,212 reviews
702 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 512 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This place was great: free parking in front, nice breakfast selection, booth seating, quick service, and generous tasty portions. You can't go wrong. I had the omelette of the day with hash browns and toast for $8.50. The coffee was good as well. Looking for a good breakfast place, do check this place out.

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Thank kpatters
The Villages, Florida
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122 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The food here is so good and the service. This time I had one egg medium with bacon toast and hash browns mmmmmm leftovers as usual. My partner had the deluxe burger which looked fantastic. A cheeseburger with a fried egg on it and other things it was huge and he ate the whole thing plus fries with gravy. Definitely... More 

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Thank Brenda B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8820 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 3V2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton>  > Strathcona
  • Neighbourhood: Strathcona
  • Phone Number: +1 780-432-0968

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?