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Lester's Diner

250 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2545
+1 954-525-5641
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (20 reviews)
“pies” (21 reviews)
“reuben” (8 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
250 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2545
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Reviewed yesterday

My daughter and I had to stay over night in Ft. Lauderdale because of a canceled flight. The only great thing about the situation was our dinner at Lester's Diner. Our hotel was within walking distance, so we wanted to check it out. The service...More

Thank sammyjackAustin
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good old fashion american diner. Me and my friend was there for breakfast - all you can think of in an american breakfast, recommended strongly!

Thank Anders B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If your looking for good home cooked good at a good price, with large portions this is the place. Had the home made vegetable soup YUM. Staff very friendly. A most go in Fort Lauderdale

Thank hkh252
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This cool looking diner has a big menu, great prices and serves breakfast all day. Our group of 6 were all happy with the food and the service was top notch. None of us were able to finish our meals due to the quantity. There...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great diner. They serve a wide variety menu and the portions are large. The food is good and the deserts are awesome.

Thank kathy k
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place that serves food and they are not supposed to let dogs in to sit in a booth as others are eating food. This a is a violation of the Broward County Health Code, so you fail in all due to this....More

Thank Chris5038
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had been here year's ago, but decided to try it again but this time for lunch, not breakfast . Had the combo Tuna, egg, chicken salad w/potato salad and cole slaw. Neither my wife nor me could finish..... great food and very clean.

Thank mahimike
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was visiting family in ft. lauderdale and they took me to Lester's. Great service and a great offering of breakfast food, typical diner. It also seemed clean, which I appreciated. They had some baked goods behind glass which was such a northern thing to...More

Thank Andi C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went for breakfast today and it was very good. Service was excellent. The Menu is great. I sure will be back. Probably not only for breakfast. Thanks

Thank Harold C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we go here at any time of day and the service is great!! chili is Yummy, tip: add chopped onions and cheese on top!! Reuben sandwhich is amazing & huge... Nice size pickel wedge on the side! as for desserts: cheesecake is amazeballs ( big...More

Thank Lily V
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Hi, We will be in for breakfast Feb 25th real early. 6 a.m. I was wondering if there is room for our luggage ? There are 2 people. Thanks, Mike
29 January 2017|
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Response from Nancy L | Reviewed this property |
I believe they could seat you at one of the corner booths. Your luggage could sit on the bench-seat. I think if it was set in the isle way, it would be an issue. Happy travels!
how much is a whole strawberry cheesecake
20 February 2016|
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Response from Antonio B | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2545
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-525-5641
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