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Dudley's Oldtown

) #104 of 269 Restaurants in Salinas ££ - £££
258 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2767
+1 831-758-5257
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Always Reliable”
3 Apr 2017
“Quick lunch ”
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All hours
££ - £££
258 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2767
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch there again today. The food never disappoints. Cheeseburger and fries are predictably well prepared and are always good. The service is fast and the waitresses are friendly. Reasonably priced as well. Best burgers in Old Town, hands down.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This diner in downtown Salinas is suitable for a quick bite. The service was friendly and fast and the food was more than adequate, although nothing superb.

Thank chgotrvlr71
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We stopped there on our way to Santa Barbara and were treated to a front row seat of a waitress upbraiding some young customers about the need for them to leave a tip. Ruined our lunch and the lackluster service of our on waitress left...More

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I've been eating here for many years. Consistently good food served fairly quickly so easy to get in and out on your lunch hour. Also good option for phone orders and take out. Friendly wait staff and reasonable prices. Try the chili...it's fabulous!

Thank 556danaa
Reviewed 24 November 2015

This place is good wonderful fat omelet that I customized and very pleasant. Service is fast and friendly.

Thank mrmedeiros03
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Dudley's has the best Chicken Fried Steak in town, and the price is actually reasonable. This place is a very friendly local diner, every time we go in the waitresses remember us and chat with us. This is our go-to place for breakfast in Salinas.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Home-made soups, a tasty yet simple chicken cashew salad and excellent hamburgers topped with decent-sized pieces of bacon and your choice of cheeses and quality fries. These are all lunches I have enjoyed at this Main Street favorite. Friendly service too, the waitresses soon recognize...More

Thank Cymbo32737
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This place has great breakfast and lunch, friendly staff. It's a bit old, in terms of décor. Needs some updating, but would recommend if you're looking to fill your belly!

Thank TSE831
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We wandered down the main street and settled on Dudley's for lunch. It's another traditional diner and it's been here since 1983 so unfortunately it won't have been patronised by Steinbeck himself. It claims to do the best burgers in town and I did think...More

Thank Davy G
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Not a fan. Food is just so-so. Margarine not real butter so egg dishes at breakfast lack flavor. Fruit salad when offered as a special is tasty however there is nothing special about eating here. A lot of regulars. For lunch try the split pea...More

Thank Samm N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2767
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-758-5257
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