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Penny's Diner

2407 E. Hwy 90, Alpine, TX 79830
+1 432-837-5711
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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“patty melt” (4 reviews)
“chef salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner
2407 E. Hwy 90, Alpine, TX 79830
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for dinner and the first thing a waitress told us before we ever sat was there would be a long wait. Several tables open and it's a tiny place. Can't see why there would be a long wait. Disappointed and we...More

Thank Cynthia T
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The service was good and the food was great. The breakfast had large portions and the coffee kept flowing, a wonderful way to start the day!

Thank KCameron59
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

On a Sunday evening on a holiday weekend it seemed as if EVERY restaurant in Alpine was full to capacity. We stopped here as a last resort. We entered and sat ourselves as no one greeted us. The lone waitress stared at us as we...More

Thank sophiepilla
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We were tired and decided to try this place, not busy at all. My husband got a chicken sandwich, he said was good. I got pancakes with ham, I didn't care for my food, ham was tough and pancakes had a strange smell. Waitress was...More

Thank WSargent
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Just in town..place always open! Not to crowded! Got our order right in.. Then the deluge of graduation folks came in.. One cook & one waitress! They were awesome!! We were served our chicken tenders & breakfast combo &they were great.. especially the biscuits! !...More

Thank Tertl
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I have been to Alpine many times and it is difficult to find a really good place to eat there. Penny's is an old standby and the food and service is fair. It is easy to find and the prices are reasonable.

1  Thank BobShelton
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Locals told us it was unusual for the diner to be this busy but on the Sunday night we went it was very busy. It was of the few choices due to most restaurants being closed Sundays or open limited hours in Alpine. Four of...More

1  Thank Tj W
Reviewed 28 April 2017

really good food, friendly people, the menu was very reasonably priced. We had breakfast which was wonderful.

Thank debbiepdlabs
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Having driven from San Antonio we were tired and hungry. It was mid afternoon and we were worried that nothing would be open. Well jus upt the road from our hotel was Penny's. An Oasis. It is like going back in time. A real old...More

1  Thank texasboy57
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Whenever we head into Alpine, we stop at Penny's Diner and for years it was a good place to eat. The cook is great taking on waiting tables as well as doing all the cooking since the actual waitress is terrible. But the thing that...More

Thank ARCHIEW856
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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: 2407 E. Hwy 90, Alpine, TX 79830
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: +1 432-837-5711
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