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The Palace Diner

194 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1357
+1 845-473-1576
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
194 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1357
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We live near here and visit often. The menu is VERY extensive. The staff is excellent. The prices are great! It is a diner and has food you would expect at a diner. Has been one of our go-to places for MANY years when we...More

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Large diner, plenty of seating! There's so much on the menue but is not really overwhelming. Everything that I've had (and there's been plenty!)is delicious. The staff is very attentive with the drink fill ups. The desserts are house made...yum! Always recommended!

Thank Kmmwood
Reviewed 29 March 2017

You don't like diners? Well, try this one. Large variety f food and a great atmosphere. You can sit n booths or tables n the "diner" side or at a table on the "restaurant" side. The deserts are out of this world. I think it's...More

Thank debbievelie1
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had a great breakfast one Sunday recently. Service was excellent although; on a busy weekend there was a long wait. Kat and I had the special; 2 eggs, sausage and toast and a short stack of flapjacks; and coffee's. This is as nice a diner...More

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

It was hard to decide as the extensive menu so typical of NY and NJ diners had so many yummy options. Had the granola crusted French toast made with challah bread and it was as good as described. Lots of fresh strawberries topping it off...More

Thank SMGleb
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This place has great food and great service! There is something for everyone. The staff is efficient and always smiling.

Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Extensive menu with slightly overpriced prices for the quantity and quality. Convenient location near Marist College and the two local hospitals. Efficient staff.

Thank jmbc04
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Palace Diner in Poughkeepsie is near Marist College and a hot spot in the area for good eats. Typical diner food, large portions, and delicious!!! I love diners because of the variety of choices. You can have your choice of breakfast, lunch or dinner anytime...More

Thank Nonnap
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Eat here quite frequently as it is local. Typical diner food. Last time we were there we waited almost 30 min. for a hamburger which is not usually the case I have to admit. My husband had an omelette with fruit instead of home fries...More

Thank anonymousS4789VD
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It's a busy joint come Sunday morning breakfast but this diners true claim to fame is as the unofficial meeting spot for after hours burgers and bagels with the local student bodies from Marist, Vassar and the Spackenkill area.

Thank GinaSamarotto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1357
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-473-1576
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