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Diamond Restaurant

) #239 of 1,983 Restaurants in Charlotte American, ,
1901 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5019
+1 704-375-8959
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“fried pickles” (22 reviews)
“sloppy joe” (4 reviews)
“pig wings” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Bar
1901 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been to this place many times and it was probably my favorite diner in Charlotte. Not true anymore. We waited almost an hour for our food (simple breakfast food) and when I asked the waitress about it, she said "oh that must be your order...More

Thank MPFood
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great location in plaza midwood, and the history of the place is interesting. Those are the highlights. The seating was broken in many years ago, and it’s now just uncomfortable. The service was occasional and incidental. I found myself delighted, and more than a little...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Lots of choices on the menu. We have eaten the BLT, the BBQ sandwich, chicken livers, We love this place.

Thank Cyndi H
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My husband and I went to the Diamond on a Monday evening at 5:30. This is a very small place. It was not crowded. There were 3 booths with people in them and one table outside. We were seated in front of the cash register....More

1  Thank Robin M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We love this place - have brought friends and family here frequently. Great fried pickles, always friendly service and I love their hot dogs - husband loves their burgers! Great value.

Thank L M
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Located near Legion Brewing and other Plaza-Midwood watering holes, Diamond gives some great choices for grub. Hotdogs, hamburgers, salads, chicken dishes to name a few. I hadn't had a dog in a while and got sweet potato fries with it. Great treat. Food came out...More

1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent burgers! Fries were plentiful, but nothing amazing, pick another side. The okra was outstanding! Only one larger table for groups larger than 5.

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I always like going to the Diamond because of the great food and the awesome, be who you are atmosphere! You have to try the Salmon BLT, one of my many favorites! The service is always wonderful with down to earth staff. I took my...More

Thank Nettiern01
Reviewed 3 February 2017

They're greasy, but in a GREAT way. They have really good chocolate cake and have a perfect amount of menu items. I hate when diners pile up menu items. Diamond keeps it simple, just like their food. I've had charred burgers there before, but they...More

Thank susiealimi
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I finally got back to one of my favorite lunch restaurants. I would have given it a 10 but my memory tells me it was oh so slightly better. The fried chicken is still great.

Thank SCTexan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5019
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-375-8959
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