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Classic Cafe & Filling Station

€€ - €€€Cafe, , American
805 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY 14904-2631
+1 607-271-9111
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
1 Mar 2018
10 Nov 2017
“Nice neighborhood place”
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00 Hours
Cafe, Diner, American
€€ - €€€
805 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY 14904-2631
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner on a weeknight. We ordered soup and sandwiches. We had the special which was potato soup and the French onion. They were both good. They forgot to add our fries to our sandwiches and gave us chips. The waiter was good...More

Thank ThisisBox
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Good food, cute 50’s decor & we always see someone we know. Since we can walk there we love the convenience. Great for breakfast and delicious fish fry.

Thank Jodie W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Went to breakfast two mornings in a row while in town. Excellent, both days! It's very crowded Sunday mornings so avoid that day if possible.

Thank cptjoe36
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Nice 50s theme diner with great food and service. Staff are all very friendly and welcoming. I had buffalo chicken wrap and was one of the best I've had.

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I was in Elmira and was in the mood for a 'diner' and this place fit the bill and then some. Themed with music and decorations from the 50s and 60s, there was a lot to look at, including old 45 records mounted on the...More

Thank Andy V
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is truly a classic cafe with thirties and forties mementos all around the place. And the food matches the decor, with huge helpings and monster desserts. (hence, I guess, the filling station moniker). I would be glad to stop in here fo lunch any...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The mac and cheese dinner and turkey with mash potatoes, stuffing and cranberry sauce dinners are served with soup or salad and another homemade side dish of ones choice. So delicious and so much, we took leftovers back to our hotel for another meal. We...More

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I've had most things on the menu, everything is always fresh and tastes great. I wish they'd bring back the fish tacos! I eat Breakfast, lunch or dinner here at least once per week.

Thank GriffStern523
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I love to get the soup and 1/2 sandwich.... I got chowder and 1/2 Bacon Lettuce and tomato sandwich and it was loaded with bacon...Prompt service.... just plain good food...the only thing I ever had here that did not like was the tuna fish sandwich...

Thank Deborah E
Reviewed 23 June 2016

meal was ok, but when we went to leave and pay our bill they added 5.00 for a tip and we leave a tip on the table . never again will we go back to that restaurant .

Thank Sue H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Cafe, Diner, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY 14904-2631
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: +1 607-271-9111
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