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Doc's Diner

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1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA 24515-0002
+1 434-582-2000
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Lynchburg, Virginia
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

I have to wonder how in the world someone can rate this place higher than a 2 but I guess people have certain tastes. I would rather eat out of a dumpster. Seems this place is set up to take Liberty student's cash because they can't go anywhere else. This is intended to be a negative review because I have... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

Excellent value for the 10.95 complete meal. Delicious food and helpful staff. Unique mode of ordering via computer. We found Doc's Diner completely by accident. Definitely would visit again next time we are in town.

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Thank mrq450
Forest, Virginia
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76 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

I've come several times. every time terrible I got sick literally every time. I'll stop trying for sure now. It looks decent but isn't good.

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1 Thank Melony T
Lynchburg, Virginia
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

This place has changed from its original format. You walk in and get one of those discs that buzzes when your table is ready - but it's not for that. You go to a computer screen and place your order. This makes reviewing the menu quite difficult. The menu isn't explained well at all. I chose the citrus glazed salmon... More 

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2 Thank captainroberto
Evington, VA
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

Service is bad here. Food is not very good. You would be better off going somewhere else. The food taste as if was frozen before it was cooked. Not worth your time

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1 Thank Ginnyprince
Hampton, Virginia
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2013

No waitresses. Gross food. Dirty tables. In one year's time, this place has gone from a cute diner to a dumpy mini cafeteria. Will never eat here again.

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2 Thank Michelle7497
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2013

My review echos others. Highly disorganized, limited hours. It is what you would expect from a restuarant run by colllege students with poor supervision.

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1 Thank Wendy P
Chesapeake, Virginia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2013

Very good food! VERY busy place..waited about 20 minutes for a table. Manager was very attentive and checked on each table.

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Thank peckdowner
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013

We visited Doc's Diner 2/10/13 while visiting Lynchburg with our two small children. You would think a "Diner" would be a great place for a Sunday morning brunch. We arrived at 11:30am and although all but 3 of the tables in the restaurant were EMPTY, we were told it would be a 30 minute wait because their serves don't come... More 

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1 Thank Stampinerin
Lynchburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2013

Limited menu, tasteless food. I like the environment and the feeling of an old style diner, but the menu is just too limited and the food is just cafeteria food, nothing special whatsoever here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA 24515-0002
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-582-2000

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