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Ma & Pa's Diner

American, Diner
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5600 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150-1315
+1 804-226-0329
Today
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Athens
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111 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Ok, it has a few good points and bad points, but here goes! Service: Very, very good. The server I had was great. I'm not sure if she was the owner, but she sure acted like it. Very friendly, very very good at her job. Made me feel very welcome, and was enthusiastic with her job. Couldn't get better! Building:... More 

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Thank raevyn007
Virginia Beach
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Waitress was wonderful, polite and friendly. Food was standard diner fare. Nice portion and price. If in the area, will definitely revisit.

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Roanoke, United States
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223 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Big mistake. Had eaten here a year ago for dinner. Ordered a cheese omelette. It was terrible. Overcooked and dry. It is a diner that has not been maintained. Not real clean. Service was SLOW. Won't return.

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Thank ejm99
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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162 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for an alternative to fast food or hotel buffet breakfast. The place seems to have a large regular crowd based on overheard conversations. I had eggs, country ham, biscuits and grits. Everything except the eggs was tasty. My wife had the pancakes and bacon. The bacon had good flavor and was cooked properly. The pancakes were dry.

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Thank MW196
Oakton
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Plain old american food at a fair price. Most definitely a "joint", and one to which we will return.

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Thank Steven K
Baltimore, Maryland
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

SLOWSLOWSLOW service. Food was just ok. Not a very clean facility. There are better options in the area.

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Thank jevotm
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Great food, fast service, cheap prices. Staff was super friendly. This is a fun dive, and we will be back! 😊

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Thank lukikam
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

This diner is small and does not sit a lot of people. We arrived for breakfast at around 10:00 AM and there were a few people waiting for a table. We choose to sit a the counter. The food was good and the price was too. We would definitely eat here again.

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Thank DivaNanna
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Best breakfast I've had in a really long time! Yummy pancakes. Friendly service! Would definitely recommend. Can't wait to come back!😃

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Thank Sherri R
Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Just a nice place to EAT just like being at home .the food is what U would make for yourself in your own Kitchen.

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Thank Howard S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5600 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150-1315
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Sandston
  • Phone Number: +1 804-226-0329

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