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Diplomat Restaurant

253 Woodstock Rd, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 2H8, Canada
+1 506-454-2400
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (17 reviews)
“chicken balls” (29 reviews)
“egg rolls” (22 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Chinese, American, Asian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
253 Woodstock Rd, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 2H8, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our desserts at the Diplomat on September 17/17. There was an excellent variety of sweets available to choose from and our server Crystal, was very helpful with our choice of desserts. We rate Crystal as "Excellent", on this Trip Advisor review. Thank-you, Crystal!!!

1  Thank Connie B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were recently visiting Fredericton for the first time and on first morning we wanted a good all day breakfast spot. I was bit skeptical when I saw it was mix of Asian and western but that was not warranted. Our breakfast was delicious, the...More

2  Thank wptsmurf
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having breakfast for myself and 3 little ones, Audra, our waitress recommended we order two different breakfasts and share, they were large portions and perfect of us. All three kids had more that enough and enjoyed every bite. Great coffee.

2  Thank Karen G
Reviewed 5 days ago

A little bit of a wait at first before being seated, but once seated service was exceptional and relatively fast considering how busy the establishment was. Quality of food and service was very good on this occasion which is usually the case, but no one...More

2  Thank conservativerepu2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent as usual. Stephanie was our waitress. On a scale of one to Ten I would have to go to 15. She is excellent with the customers. She helps with suggestion on how to order. Always a great smile and makes it...More

1  Thank Merle A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always be suspicious of restaurants that have menus that take an hour to read. A mix of 'Chinese and Western, the food is just average.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped going to the Diplomat a long time ago. Their prices are ridiculous especially for the buffet. The place is not "extraordinary" it's just a restaurant. There are other places is Fredericton where the food is worth the money. Heck....even Buffet to go on...More

1  Thank martinlisa67
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Here at the Diplomat we work very hard to give our customers the best experience possible. Our buffet includes extravagant items such as scallops dishes, large crab legs, jumbo shrimp and we also have a sushi chef who prepares lovely...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very busy family restaurant. Chinese buffet is very good - a bit pricey. Lots of breaded options. My family went last weekend for breakfast which was very good, very reasonable. Service was good. Check your coffee cup every time to make sure...More

1  Thank jocelynp475
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad to hear you enjoyed having breakfast at our restaurant last weekend. We apologize for any inconvenience, we did had a slight issue with our dishwasher but it has been resolved. We are a popular family restaurant so at times we do have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a breakfast club for celebrating birthdays. The last one had 29 people in attendance for a 91 year old gentleman. The service was excellent, orders taken in a friendly manner, coffee cups topped up, water, etc. Food was very good. Good choices on...More

2  Thank Edith C
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are happy you chose our restaurant to celebrate a birthday. Thank you for your positive feedback. We only serve the best food and give the best service as we can possibly give. We are grateful that was achieve. We look forward to serving you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We gave been dining or getting take-out from this restaurant for over 40 years and it just gets better. There is no MSG in their food is amazingly fresh and high quality. We recently got take-out Combination plates and although we are healthy eaters, portions...More

1  Thank sheena720
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your positive comment. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the food at our restaurant. Although there is a lot to choose from, you do want to save room for our deserts! We hope to see you again soon!

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Melanie S
3 February 2017|
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Response from paulinebY4150WX | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have items on their menu that are gluten free. On their menu it is indicated by a heart. There are rice, chow mien, some curry dishes etc.
Helen D
13 May 2016|
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Response from DiplomatRestaurant | Property representative |
Yes we do, we will prepare your meal and will call the cab ourselves to deliver.
12 April 2016|
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Response from Brian C | Reviewed this property |
great buffet. ribs are just excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Woodstock Rd, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 2H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Fredericton
  • Phone Number: +1 506-454-2400
15 YEARS Reader's Choice Gold Medal Award Winner for Favourite Restaurant, Best Buffet and Best Chinese Food. Open 24 Hours.
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