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Michael's Restaurant

American, Diner
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1211 Ben Franklin Hwy W, Douglassville, PA 19518-1835
+1 610-385-3017
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Met someone on a Sunday morning which was very busy with families and friends meeting for the holidays. Crowded but we were seated quickly. Waitress was very attentive and after sitting at diner for 2 hours she got a slow down to speak with me letting me know how busy the diner was that morning, more than usual. Menu was... More 

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Thank Martina P
Dunnellon, Florida
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171 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Eating here is just as typical as you can get for a side of the road eatery. They have ok food, the deserts are really what you want.

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Thank Whandforth
Columbia, Missouri
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Not a great experience both times. Good variety but quality is variable. Soups are good and salads too. I couldn't eat the spaghetti and meatballs were not good at all. I couldn't eat it. Very marginal quality of entrees. Never had desserts so don't know about that item. I'd choose to pass on this place !

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Thank jolisa13
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I always look for a family diner when we travel; somewhere where the people know everyone. Well we go to Michaels every year and the staff remember us and it is almost scary that they remember what we like to drink- for me grapefruit juice and end the meal with camomile tea. That is s wonderful feeling... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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101 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Since we live so close we visit Michael's often. Had Brunch here on Saturday. They always have good food and we have always had excellent service here. They owner is extremely friendly and visit's our table each time we come. I had French toast and sausage, and as usual it was very good. This is one of our favorite places... More 

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Thank Anita W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Breakfast is solid diner fair. Good wait staff. Owners are present, proud, and polite. A lot of options. I would stick to breakfast and lunch. Reasonable prices. Our go to breakfast place.

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Thank Hank M
Kingston Springs, Tennessee
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1,153 reviews
1,147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 317 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

Very large eatery and neat as a pin. A whole menu is for seniors and everything is a bargain. Breakfast this morning was 1 egg, 1 bacon, 1 link sausage, 1 pancake and a carafe of coffee for less than four bucks. That is hard to beat. Great service. If this was in my home town, or even close, I... More 

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Thank 4bird1
Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

The food was prepared with almost no seasonings, warm...just not up to par as other restaurants in the neighborhood. Tried it twice and still felt the same....not one I would visit again.

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Thank sue c
Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Good food, huge variety for all meals. Always open, I've been here for all meals and late night snacks. You can get breakfast any time. They have a big salad bar and a huge menu.

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Thank Pam M
Douglassville, Pennsylvania, United States
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

I have not gone back in years and we thought we would try it again. Mediocre at best for breakfast. Everything was orange, sausage, eggs, potatoes. Will not return.

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Thank Cheryl S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1211 Ben Franklin Hwy W, Douglassville, PA 19518-1835
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Douglassville
  • Phone Number: +1 610-385-3017

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?