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The Diner

235 Los Gatos Saratoga Rd, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5308
+1 408-354-4886
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
235 Los Gatos Saratoga Rd, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5308
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Good classic breakfast - all of the options covered. Decent service, kept the coffee topped up. Could do with a bit of a decent clean.

Thank Dr_Marc_B
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Just made a quick stop on the road for lunch and was pleasantly surprised. My husband and I both got the chef salad and woah! It was giant.. very fresh and came with potato salad that was really tasty. Recommend!

Thank Abbydalem
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This place could be one of those great kitschy places to eat. But the food and cleanliness is subpar. I’d pass on this one.

Thank Expedition150491
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This it totally a throwback place with the menu and the waitress staff who have been there and take care of us like we were at an old time diner - so fun to see the same folks and get to know them over the...More

Thank maw8
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

A throw back to the fifties. Great ambiance and breakfast selections (10 or 12 versions of eggs Benedict for example). Food was tasty and our waitress pleasant. This is an experience and will go back.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This place has an all-around American diner menu with a terrific variety for breakfast and a nice variety for both lunch and dinner. The service is very good with very friendly and efficient servers. They make great soups every day of the week. They will...More

Thank ndo1985
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Breakfast, lunch or dinner, you can't go wrong! Very reasonably priced and the staff is very pleasant!

Thank DBU252RU
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Met family. Seated cheerily and quickly by Patricia. Ordered linguisa and eggs with sourdough toast. Eggs cooked perfectly. Coffee cups refilled frequently. Nice old diner within walking distance to the Los Gatos Lodge. Highly recommend the Diner!!

Thank ejm99
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We found The Diner on a drive though Los Gatos looking for lunch. The Diner lived up to its name: a menu offering s large selection, nostalgic decore, friendly staff and good food. We all ordered breakfast items at 2 pm. High marks for all...More

Thank TominCA
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The food was very greasy and not healthy. slow service and very poor customer service as well when we wanted to talk about it.

Thank TravelerSantaCruz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Los Gatos Saratoga Rd, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5308
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-4886
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