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The Diner

59 Old Ithaca Rd, Horseheads, NY 14845-1768
+1 607-795-6632
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner
59 Old Ithaca Rd, Horseheads, NY 14845-1768
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our party of five happened to find this gem while we were traveling in the area. They have a great traditional "diner" menu with large portion breakfasts items served all day. We happened to visit on a weekend when they had some "bbq/smoker" options. The...More

Thank Samuel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to go to breakfast before errands on the weekend. Clearly, this is one of the great breakfast stops, complete with great homemade short order food and very reasonable prices. The thing I appreciate the most is the cleanliness. Many diners that serve good...More

Thank Lou L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live near here and always enjoy the food.....breakfast and lunch. We haven't tried their new dinner hours/menu yet. The hot food is always HOT....a HUGE plus for me. Ambience is retro. Only drawback is sometimes there is no place to sit......i would recommend that...More

Thank 560,039
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Nothing fancy, just really good honest food. The potatoes were really excellent, coffee hot and good. This is now my favorite place for breakfast. You will not be disappointed.

Thank jandktrip
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a throwback to a bygone era of dining on the road. It is in a railway diner car. The cooks are on open display as they are preparing you food. It does not serve "fancy" meals but the food is excellent. Some of...More

Thank Bev H
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Twice a year my wife and I go to our local hospital for routine blood work for upcoming doctors visits. We go early on a Saturday morning after fasting for twelve hours or so, so we are quite hungry when we are finished. Normally we...More

Thank Tommy B
Thomas W, Owner at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thank you very much for giving us a try!! We keep things simple with some specialty items..as you can see by the size of the grille area we cannot go too overboard!! Have a great rest of your weekend and I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Pancakes are huge! Waitresses are really nice, friendly and fun! I had the Nicks special wrap!! Just ask for it nick knows what it is! Cooks know how to cook fun to watch them cook in front of you. Must try if in the area...More

Thank FoodMasterEater
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Had an wonderful breakfast! I had the Bambino which was very filling. I had the two eggs with toast, corned beef hash, home fries and (1) pancake. Loved the corned beef hash, the home fries were yummy and so was the dinner plate size pancake!...More

2  Thank mscshell
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The diner is small. We drove by on two different occasions before finally going inside on a weekday when the parking lot wasn't packed. Decent prices. Food was delicious! We will be back.

1  Thank Amy L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I went earlier this summer and got the Italian wedding soup and 1/2 club sandwich... the soup was the best I ever had.... very homemade tasting.... and the sandwich was huge.... the only complaint is that this is a small place and not a lot...More

1  Thank Deborah E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Old Ithaca Rd, Horseheads, NY 14845-1768
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Horseheads
  • Phone Number: +1 607-795-6632
Serving breakfast all day Breakfast and lunch 7 days a week
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