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Colony Diner Incorporated

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American, Diner
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2019 Hempstead Tpke, East Meadow, NY 11554-1731
+1 516-794-5159
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Long Island, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is very good. Service sometimes is a little slow, but overall a very good diner. I enjoy the panini sandwiches. They have some nice selections. The place is kept clean.

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Thank VLG1963
East Meadow, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE Great Food Lunch special is outstanding Great Service you are treated very well by owners as well as the entire staff

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Thank thedude212015
East Meadow, New York
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for years and it's always consistent very large portions, good food for a diner and very good service.

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Thank PA1220
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Driving around Uniondale searching for a diner to eat on a Sunday morning proved to be a TASK! All the diners had lines through the doors like Long Islanders don't cook breakfast on Sundays. We ended up at Colony because it had the shortest wait time of 20 minutes. We weren't that impressed with it on our first visit, but... More 

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Thank Kashimus P
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I don't know how this diner got the vote for best of long Island before, but our breakfast is pretty bad comparing to other diners I've been to, dry sausage, watery coffee, soggy waffle, and a French toast was so subpar, I think it was store bought.

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Thank Alan W
East Meadow, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Food here is great. Always a pleasant experience! Staff is super nice, No matter if you go for breakfast, lunch or dinner you will not be disappointed.

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Thank kschneider124
California
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66 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We dropped by while driving along the Hempstead Turnpike. It was 8pm and we were hungry. The place looked cool from the road. It had neat Vegas type decor and was really clean. The staff was friendly. The menu had a lot of choices! I ordered the Cobb Salad--It was huge! We also had fish and chips. Pretty good. Overall... More 

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Thank ootoot
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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88 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Huge place with lovely decor. Something for everyone in this menu: basic meals plus tons of omelettes and pancakes and eggs Benedict.

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Thank Lisadeanspencediana
East Meadow, New York
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

When undecided as to a 'type' of cuisine to enjoy, this is the place to go. Menu is rather hefty with the varieties and choices available. The recently revised panini and open sandwiches are wonderful. Love the Pilgrim panini.

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Thank Maura C
New York City, New York
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The menu is extensive, very extensive. From breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, late night snacks there's always something to satisfy. The full dinners offer soup/salad, entree and choice of dessert, which lately the showcase has a more limited selection. Still plenty too choose from. The panninis and wraps are overstuffed. Especially delicious is the buffalo chicken and jack cheese wrap. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2019 Hempstead Tpke, East Meadow, NY 11554-1731
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  East Meadow
  • Phone Number: +1 516-794-5159

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