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Village Diner

600 W King St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2325
+1 919-732-7032
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible25%
27 Nov 2017
“new brunch spot”
30 Jul 2017
“Delighted village diner reopened today 7/30/17 just for Sunday brunch,until September. Love this place now with greate”
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07:30 - 19:30All hours
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American, Diner
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600 W King St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2325
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

When in the mood for a late breakfast or early lunch this is definitely the place to try! The buffet is amazing. "Homemade" everything. gravy, biscuits, trench toast, home fries,sausage (3 kind), grits ..... Too much to even list.

Thank Willis R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Low price ..fine down home food. Where locals eat. Nice staff. Easy parking. Go on Sunday between 11 to 1pm

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I've eaten at the Village Diner in the past, I was not pleased with it. I decided to give it another try, same poor quality in the food and service. The food is salty, bland, and not fresh. Anyway, I'll give it a few years...More

Thank Vaughan9
Reviewed 26 July 2016

splendid comfort food (fried chicken greens, mashed potatoes, salad bar... and very economical. Friendly service. "where the neighbors eat". Seating for around 50?

Thank Baecklers
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Bacon and eggs with home fires, biscuit and coffee. Wife had same. Very good portion of bacon and home fries. Price was great. Off the beaten track, you won't stumble across this place, you will looking to go there. Breakfast and lunch only. Worth trying.

Thank Joseph K
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The Village Diner is a Hillsborough fixture since the early 1970s. Ethel and Hammy were always there and they place could be counted on for consistency good Southern comfort food. Their daughter has continued the tradition and the diner offers great breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Thank banjoal
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

We had a delightful lunch from a country cooking buffet. The new manager is serving similar menu items with a new twist to the pricing. I was delighted. Still serving banana pudding and fried fatback. Salad bar is good. Staff are the same folks we...More

Thank clearymartha
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Our Civitan Club in Hillsborough formerly met at The Village Dinner. The buffet was affectionately know as "A heart attack on a plate." VERY greasy and full of carbs. We discontinued meeting there because there was a "mandatory" tip for each meal. Jane H.

1  Thank Jane H
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We enjoyed a fantastic breakfast here on our way home from Philadelphia, NJ, and NYC. The staff were very friendly and kind. The service was amazing and the food was incredibly good. We enjoyed our breakfast and the conversations we had while we ate. The...More

2  Thank rwatson579
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

We tried out this place after hearing about it from neighbors. It was our first and last trip. The place is FILTHY and the food is just OK. The fried chicken was good, but super greasy...the same for the hushpuppies. The potato salad was inedible...More

3  Thank CarolinaMomofTwins
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 14:30
Monday
07:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 14:30
Thursday
07:30 - 19:30
Friday
07:30 - 19:30
Saturday
07:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 W King St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2325
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-7032
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