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Prospect Diner

Diner, American
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4030 Minute Dr Ste A, Columbia, PA 17512-9211
+1 717-684-7141
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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307 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a typical diner. It's nothing fancy but the food is fantastic. The prices are very very reasonable. The service is friendly and knowledgeable. They do take credit cards.

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Thank agflag
Lancaster, PA
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112 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We go here for breakfast fairly often, knowing we'll get a big plate of food!! It's a typical diner in that the serving staff is busy and working hard, so I can't say the service is incredible, but these girls are working hard and do a great job. Their specials are amazing!! And you can get in on BIG breakfast... More 

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Stewartstown, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Loved it!!!! The food was served hot!!! It reminds me of the diners in the 60's. The waitress was great!!! It's great to see these waitresses being themselves instead of putting on an act to customers who think waitressing is beneath them. If you don't have a sense of humor than this place isn't for you! Two people can eat... More 

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Thank pebbees
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

If you are looking for a large, yummy, greasy breakfast, you'll find it here. It's small and cramped and the waitresses are hilariously rowdy but they take care of ya! Food is delicious. Sausage gravy is my boyfriend's favorite. I love their omelets.

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Thank 717HopeB
Pennsylvania
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364 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

With the waitresses wearing T- shirts with the phrase above emblazoned on their back, it speaks volumes on what to expect here. With this diner serving only breakfast you might think they've mastered how to crank out great morning meals but it's just the opposite - we were served by far the worst breakfast EVER here. Some friends asked us... More 

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1 Thank TFopinion
Wellsboro
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2014

I love the building, and the food, and the staff. An authentic old-time diner all the way around. Food is good, plentiful, and well--priced.

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Sanford, Florida
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158 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

This is the place for breakfast in the area. It's been in the spot forEver and is a well-established stop for truckers and weary travelers. Reasonable prices, typical dinner food, it's the real McCoy of diners - in an aluminum building! You just have to go here once for the heck of it - but not for supper! it closes... More 

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Baltimore, MD
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Very good food in an authentic diner environment. Check the specials and be sure to stop at the vegetable stand just east of the diner.

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Thank MDPinkbird
Mountville, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

Keri's no longer exists. It is now Conroy's Prospect Diner, and the food is fantastic. By far, the best pancakes I have ever eaten. This diner is always busy, and caters to mostly regular customers. A lot of the regulars will often provoke the servers, and they will give an over the top performance. Servers may be loud and may... More 

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2 Thank Frank B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2011

The service here is by far the most Unprofessional I have ever seen! If you like your breafast with a large side of attitude the prospect diner is for you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Diner, American
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4030 Minute Dr Ste A, Columbia, PA 17512-9211
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 717-684-7141

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