We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

York St. Diner

€€ - €€€American, ,
5849 York Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 3S3, Canada
+1 250-597-0400
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5849 York Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 3S3, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (101)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great find - the food here is simply outstanding, you don't want to miss this place. It's just off the # 1 - Highway cross the street from Wendy's. if you have been to the dogs ear, this is as good or better in so...More

Thank FCFireConsulting
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, delicious food, we love this place. The portions are large enough to take some home. There is a gluten-free menu as well. Highly recommended.

Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Though the larger breakfasts are a bit pricy, this is a nice cafe that provides great food with excellent service. A "local"'s favorite.

Thank UniversityRuh
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were so impressed at our stop here on the way up to Tofino that we stopped on the way back to Victoria for take out to bring home. The York burger was the special burger of the day selected from many choices and served...More

1  Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We were promptly seated, given water, menus and our order taken. Just had the senior french toast with single saugage but enough. Saw other plates for full breakfasts that were loaded. Only slight negative was the saugage. It was large but pretty tasteless, will order...More

Thank usdeputysurveyor
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Dropped by this place completely by accident was using the car park to turn around as missed the junction. Saw how busy it was and thought lets give it a try. It is a lovely diner and knows what it is. Nice cold beer on...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Went here for the first time recently for brunch. Staff were friendly, and the food was good with large portions. I got the Seafood Eggs Benny. I haven't seen a Benny with shrimp and scallops before, and decided to give it a try. They were...More

Thank Eggplantikus
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Yes, the place was busy, but "Ronnie" was not the only server. I was not impressed that she was really working to make our spending nearly $100 worthwhile. Being more attentive would help. That is not to say the food was inadequate. It was OK....More

Thank Grimshaw A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Clean restaurant with pleasant and efficient servers. Food was good and plentiful. Will return in the future.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The staff are very friendly, food is fine. However I find it can be quite noisy. Try and sit as far away from the entrance as that seems quieter.

Thank Annette F
Nearby Restaurants
Saigon Sub
16 reviews
.21 km away
Rick's James St Cafe
15 reviews
.11 km away
Japan Town
9 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
Duncan Totem Poles
196 reviews
.92 km away
Duncan Farmer's Market
61 reviews
.86 km away
Quw'utsun' Cultural and Conference Centre
28 reviews
1.13 km away
Cowichan Valley Museum
11 reviews
.83 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from York St. Diner staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5849 York Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 3S3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Duncan
  • Phone Number: +1 250-597-0400
  • E-mail
Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Home style cooking. All meats are cooked in house. Family friendly. Can accommodate large functions with reservations. Take out available. Fast and friendly service! Locally owned and operated
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing