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Billy's Downtown Diner

££ - £££American,
840 Hamilton St, 9th Street, Allentown, PA 18101-2455
+1 610-432-5484
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
“blueberries” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:30All hours
American, Diner
££ - £££
840 Hamilton St, 9th Street, Allentown, PA 18101-2455
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've always enjoyed Billy's Diner, though it has really gotten busy on Sunday mornings with longer and longer wait times. I was by myself and sat at the counter so didn't have to wait. I tried something different which was the Cristo sandwich which I...More

Thank BooBoo18069
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I liked the oatmeal with mixed fruit for breakfast. This diner is within walking distance from the Renaissance Hotel.

Thank Ilanfreedman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Sunday brunch and had an amazing breakfast. So many choices it was difficult to choose from the main menu but they also had a special menu that was also excellent. The prices were great until you saw the size of the portions and...More

Thank 874ronr
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Can't recommend Billy's Allentown unless this was an off Sunday. Food took too long to arrive (45 minutes at least) and our food came to the table Luke warm bordering on cool ( and after a minute it was simply cool/ cold). Cool hollandaise on...More

Thank PaisanoAllentown_PA
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the swanky atmosphere in center Allentown. Plenty of different dishes to choose from. Great prices. Beautiful area for a stroll when you are finished.

Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

With its outdoor seating and daily specials Billy's is a must when visiting Allentown. This is the second year in a row we have eaten here. The staff is always pleasant and the food is outstanding. If you want the diner experience with a menu...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

knowing that I've enjoyed Billy's food at the farmers market, my wife and I decided to have an early Sunday morning breakfast downtown. there was only one other table occupied when we arrived, we were seated promptly and offered service within a few minute and...More

Thank anthman13
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Interesting menu choices. Sidewalk seating. Friendly service. Food was very good. Good coffee! Recommend it.

Thank SirRead
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a great place with a retro feel but somehow modern too. Food is great, with a large menu that has all of the basics plus some hipster add on's. Coffee is excellent. Price is a little high, but it is downtown. Not the...More

Thank toobusytoday
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I stop by this restaurant for the first time to have lunch. I ordered the pastrami sandwich on rye it was fantastic. The service was the best. It has a nice view of the main street if you like to sit by the window. The...More

Thank agflag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 840 Hamilton St, 9th Street, Allentown, PA 18101-2455
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-432-5484
  • E-mail
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