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What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use/Individually wrapped condiments
  • Contactless payment
Updated 28/07/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 28/07/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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Cafe, Diner, American, British
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Vegetarian Friendly
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All reviews burger fish and chips boscombe pier delicious bacon friendly service food quality lunch time baps milkshakes takeaway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had panini here and enjoyed it very much. Really nice staff allowed the table of ladies next to us to have their own birthday cake but using diner China/cutlery etc despite selling cakes themselves. We thought it was very generous of them to do that....More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi lds592017, thank you so much for your amazing 5* review of our Diner. We are pleased that you enjoyed your panini with us and acknowledged the kindness of our staff... they are a great team! We hope to welcome you back to our Diner...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The breakfast sausage. was probably the cheapest available. The plate was cold so the food became cold quickly. The cutlery handle edges were sharp and difficult to handle. Warm Coffee, milk from a UHT pot

Date of visit: July 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi U7342NAnicolasc, Thank you for leaving a review about your experience at our Diner. I have also passed on your comments regarding the breakfast and the cutlery, as we take all customer feedback seriously. Kind Regards

Reviewed 28 June 2021 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our bacon baps and coffees from The Prom Diner in May. Great service, sensible Covid systems, delicious and good value food, right on the promenade. I love the decor too. There's a decent menu, but somehow we always go for the super-tasty bacon...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

As always Johnfrisbee, thank you so much for your great 4* review of our Diner. We are always so grateful that you take the time to leave us such great reviews. To gain such great feedback is great for the team and never goes unappreciated....More

Reviewed 16 June 2021

Today my husband and I visited Boscombe for the first time in our lives. The trip was quite unplanned and we came upon the Prom Diner at Boscombe, quite by chance. We were amazed to find the Diner was a delightfully decorated eat in or...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2021

Hi Drusilla, thank you so very much for your super 5* review of our Diner. We are beyond delighted to read that you enjoyed your fish and chips with us, thought that the staff were friendly, helpful and professional... this makes us very happy indeed....More

Reviewed 9 June 2021 via mobile

Great food, good customer service. Staying in Ringwood but have been back here 4 times in our holiday down here. Would highly recommend. Very clean too Had the cheese burger, the nicest I've had for a very long timeMore

Date of visit: June 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2021

Hi GZR-Oldfart T, thank you so much for your super 5* review of our Diner. We are so so pleased to read that you enjoyed great food and great customer service from us. This makes us very happy indeed. We hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 7 June 2021 via mobile

We visited on a bank holiday Sunday and had walked from Bournemouth pier specifically to have breakfast after seeing good reviews. Let’s put it this way, the service was so slow ordering our food that we walked out after waiting in a queue for 10mins...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2021

Hi Daisy B, thank you for leaving a review about your experience at our Diner. We are very sorry to read about your experience with us. We were extremely busy that day, however, I will ensure that your comments are passed onto the manger and...More

Reviewed 4 June 2021 via mobile

American 50's diner themed beachfront cafe serving burgers and hotdogs. Also selection of sandwiches, paninis and cakes. Choice of hot and cold drinks along with shakes available. 50's background music a nice touch. Indoor and terrace seating as well as takeaway service. Not expensive baring...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2021

Hi Jonathon B, Thank you so much for your super 4* review of our Diner. We are so pleased to read that you enjoy dining at our Diner...this makes us very happy indeed! And we love... typical beach cafe with a twist, this is so...More

Reviewed 27 March 2021 via mobile

I've yet to eat in as I only discovered this place during lockdown while it was takeaway only but it's a great little place. Fast, friendly service and a decent menu even on takeaway. Reasonably priced and the cafe itself looks like a nice place...More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2021

Hi BaronVonLongman, thank you very much for your fantastic 5* review of our Diner. It's wonderful to hear that you agree we offer a fast, friendly service and a good takeaway service... this is great to hear! We look forward to welcoming you back very...More

Reviewed 24 February 2021 via mobile

It’s great to see this place still open and providing good value takeaway food and drinks. Try the hot dogs and cakes. Lovely staff. We’re lucky to have it on our doorstep. Looking forward to when we can sit in and enjoy a beer too...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2021

Hi marc777, thank you so much for your super super 5* review of our Diner. We are so pleased to read that you popped past and enjoyed our hot dogs and cakes! And yes, we look forward to being able to welcome you back soon...More

Reviewed 18 December 2020 via mobile

Delicious cheeseburger. Delicious bacon bap. Good chips. £11.10 total. Excellent covid measures - hence takeaway only. Sea views of course! Friendly service. Open every day except Christmas, unless bad weather. This is now our favourite budget takeaway by Boscombe Beach. Thanks guys: have a good...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Bournemouth_UK, Prom Diner team member at The Prom Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2020

Hi Johnfrisbee, thank you so much for your super duper 5* review of our Diner. We are so pleased to read all of your fantastic comments. It is lovely to receive such nice comments and i'll be sure to pass this on to all of...More

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Frequently Asked Questions about The Prom Diner

Yes, The Prom Diner offers takeaway services.

Yes, The Prom Diner offers delivery services.

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The Prom Diner is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4