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Lawrence Park Dinor

) #1 of 339 Restaurants in Erie American, Greek,
4019 Main St, Erie, PA 16511-1965
+1 814-899-4390
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“greek omelet” (33 reviews)
“homemade pies” (20 reviews)
“home fries” (23 reviews)
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American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
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4019 Main St, Erie, PA 16511-1965
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Reviewed today

I put my husband in charge of finding a place for breakfast and boy did he deliver. The breakfast we ordered was beyond what we expected, the pancakes are huge the French toast has just the perfect amount of cinnamon and the home.fries are out...More

Thank Evie P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went there to have lunch after reading trip advisors reviews. It is a diner. We found the servers were friendly. The food was hot, it was cooked on a the grill right behind the counter. Friendly service, hot food and good atmosphere.

Thank Bob M
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for leaving a review and happy that you enjoyed your visit. Hope you stop by again. Thanks Becky and Rick

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We found the Lawrence Park Dinor on trip advisor and go for lunch EVERY time we visit Erie PA. Everything we have ever had is excellent!! They are a friendly, home cooked meal place. Love them!

Thank janine w
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for the great review and stopping in when you're in Erie. We appreciate it and happy that you enjoy being here. Becky and Rick

Reviewed 1 week ago

As a person who does not prefer nor enjoy to eat breakfast foods, it was a delightful surprise. Ordering the Lawrence Park Scrambler along with the Grilled Cinnamon Roll were the best. Needless to say, the whole crew were great especially Shanna. I thank you...More

Thank bikefar61
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review and acknowledgement of your server Shanna. We take pride in providing quality food choices and good customer service. Hope you stop in again. Becky and Rick.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was a wonderful hidden gem! The diner is a beautiful throwback to days gone by. The staff was super friendly and attentive. The food was hot fast and made to order. We had the blueberry Streusel pie was homemade and we opted for...More

Thank Dustin S
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the nice review and for stopping in. We are glad you enjoyed your choices and hope you stop in again. Becky and Rick

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read this review!! When you visit the Dinor you must order something with the "Greek sauce"! Whether on a hot dog, omelette or fries...so unique! And save room for pie!! This sweet little diner is doing such a great job of maintaining the nostalgia of...More

Thank Patricia K
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review. We work hard to make sure everyone has a memorable experience when they come to the Dinor so it is really awesome to get such amazing feedback from our customers. Thanks again and we hope you return....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw this place on Tripadvisor and figured if we were close we would eat here. It is a pretty neat looking old style diner. The food was really good and reasonably priced and prepared quickly. The waitress was friendly and efficient. It is nice...More

Thank Thomas M
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again. Becky and Rick

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for breakfast, but ended up sharing a grilled sweet roll and a piece of coconut cream pie. We both agreed that the sweet roll was good. The coconut cream pie was quite possibly the best I've ever tasted. The crust was perfectly...More

Thank Wendy W
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review and glad you enjoyed your choices. The coconut cream pie is a favorite and it is a cooked custard base that probably is like your grandma made as did mine. Hope you enjoy the Greek sauce and that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly owners, quality home cooked comfort food in an old diner setting. Very relaxing place to eat and take it easy. I still don't understand why the folks in this area spell it "Dinor"!More

Thank 756fredrics
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping in and leaving us a review. The spelling is a quirky NW PA thing either to draw attention or another theory is that you are the DINER and the building is the DINOR ......either way it works and we are glad you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was traveling East on I-90 I wanted to try someplace different besides the usual Highway get off food. Was pleasantly surprised when I found this little diner and an authentic old Streetcar. The atmosphere was delightful and was fun with the help and the owners...More

Thank Joe G
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for traveling off the beaten path, skipping the highway chains and stopping at the Dinor. Glad that you enjoyed your visit and we hope you find time to stop in again when you are passing through. Becky and Rick

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onu19745941
how late is breakfast served weekdays and where can we see a menu?
10 February 2017|
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Response from punkydoodle | Property representative |
We serve breakfast 7 am to 11 am Tues - Sat. Sunday we serve breakfast only 8 am - 2 pm
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Boombah49
Why is it spelled DINOR instead of DINER??
19 January 2017|
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Response from LoveToTravel1234512 | Reviewed this property |
If you eat there, they are more than happy to give you the interesting history of the dinor. We were told that that the people who ate at the dinor were considered dinees, so that place they ate in should be a dinor. Very... More
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John O
What's the Sunday menu like? Is it breakfast only? Or is there lunch served around noon?
26 November 2016|
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Response from PhatboyErie | Property representative |
Breakfast only, all day 8-2.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4019 Main St, Erie, PA 16511-1965
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-899-4390
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Description
****NOTE ..we will be CLOSED SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 4, 2016 for family reasons GREAT Food, Great Prices, Friendly Staff, Clean Interior. Nostalgic 1948 Silk City diner (on the National Historic Registry) located in East Erie, Lawrence Park Township. Serving Breakfast from open till 11 am and Lunch 11 am to close. HOURS: Tuesday-Saturday 7 am to 3 pm. Sunday 8 am to 2 pm (serving from our Breakfast menu only on Sunday) Closed on Mondays.
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