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Downingtown Diner

81 W Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-2846
+1 610-873-4545
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
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81 W Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-2846
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Downingtown Diner back in the 50's was the closing scene for the cult horror movie "the Blob". Updated but keeping the main look this is a classic small East Coast diner. Nothing fancy but good filling diner menu. Great staff, friendly and cozy. Great...More

Thank W. Dennis D
Reviewed 3 April 2017

First time in this area, looking for a good hearty breakfast. Found Downingtown Diner recommended on Trip Advisor and it was great. From the outside it looks like your 'old time Diner' with big sign, parking on the premises and it's open 24 hours. Inside...More

Thank BeHappy369
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We started eating here when the new ownership took over and it is a great place to eat. The diner is very clean, the food taste great and the value is good!

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Cream ship beef is 6the best. Potatoes are crispy like I like Broiled flounder better than some restaurants

Thank Glorrrrr
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Diner is open 24 hours, food is good, staff is friendly and prices are reasonable. Right on a major highway. Place was a scene in the movie "The Blob" years ago.

Thank Dick M
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I was visiting with my 8 year old daughter and wife. The place was empty and the three employees chatted the entire time about pregnancy, ovaries, diabetes and nights out drinking. At least the food was acceptable.

Thank IcHuLuS
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Most people go to diners for good food and service at a decent price. The Downington Diner fits that description, but it was nothing special. I would call the food average and the prices very reasonable. The portion sizes were on the large size, but...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Very good food in a very friendly place. Reasonable prices. We had Chicken Pot Pie, which was the special that night. It was home made and verybtasty

Thank malka74
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Came in with my son for breakfast. Had the pancakes and I had bacon and son had some other meat.. forgot the name.. Pancakes were average. Food came out fast.. Nothing special at all about this. Not that hard to make pancakes :)

Thank Suzanne K
Reviewed 28 May 2015

From the same owners of DD Diner, you get a good meal for a fair price. Only downside is the booth lacks leg room. I think they're open 24/7.

Thank Deborah C
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  • Address: 81 W Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-2846
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Downingtown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-873-4545
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