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Tom & Joe's Restaurant

1201 13th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-3433
+1 814-943-3423
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (17 reviews)
“greek omelet” (9 reviews)
“scrapple” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1201 13th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-3433
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful breakfast! Everything was perfect. Food, service and atmosphere were all 5-star. The scrapple was the best we have ever had. Simply perfect!

Thank Chanon Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes it’s loud. Yes it’s busy. But if you don’t try this restaurant, you are missing out on the entire experience. Come in for breakfast and order the “the mess” - a mixture of eggs, potatoes, onions, peppers, and meats (bacon/ham). Is it good for...More

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Busy little family owned restaurant. We went for breakfast which was very good and our waitress was awesome!

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 8:30 Friday morning for breakfast. We had two people in our party. Our order was French toast with bacon and eggs, homefries, bacon and toast. It took OVER 45 minutes for us to receive our food. Never for drink refills. Will never return....More

1  Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I had Breakfast here and it was great! Our food came very quickly and the waitress was very helpful! 5/5 (French Toast is Really Good!)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is a diner with excellent diner style food. Family owned and operated. Breakfast served until closing. Fun place as well. Daily specials. Not open for dinner.

Thank Serena S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This legendary restaurant is a gem. The breakfast "mess" is one of the best breakfasts ever. Mix all the breakfast staples into one mess on your plate. The servers are purposely mean, which is kinda comical.

Thank maxmyamason
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy here just a good ol fashioned breakfast at reasonable prices. Typical local restaurant with quality food and no rushing to get you out. The omelet is my choice.

Thank treegs2112
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying breakfast is my favorite meal, no matter what time of day, which was perfect since they serve breakfast during all open hours. Bring your appetite the portions are plentiful and tasty. Regardless of what breakfast plate you order have a...More

1  Thank 802gingers
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Was recommended to have breakfast here and it didn't disappoint. A gem in the heart of Altoona where the food is prepared "live" complete with colorful commentating by the seasoned staff. The regulars will give you some pointers, so be sure to sit at the...More

1  Thank Theresa B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 13th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-3433
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-943-3423
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