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“Horrible!! ” 1 of 5 bubbles
Review of Salem Diner

Salem Diner
Ranked #115 of 229 Restaurants in Salem
Price range: US$0 - US$10
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Restaurant details
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Seating, Waitstaff
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Horrible!! ”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2014 via mobile

Certainly not what it used to be. Ever since the college took over they now have a very large corporate catering company running the place. Food was by far sub par it is the same crap they serve in the cafeteria. Had a manager standing at counter the while time barking orders and telling the cook how to cook really! ?!? Very disappointed I'm a life long salem resident and sad to be writing this.

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Foxboro, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“CLOSED”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2013

WAS the best diner in Salem.
Johnny Pesky of Red Sox fame used to eat there every AM.
Bought out by Salem State College. Thanks a pant load Salem State!

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank dopysteve
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San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Local trailer color”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

Located in an old trailer, it was an interesting place for a good quality, inexpensive breakfast. There were busy, but service was still fast.

Visited June 2013
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Thank 777carol777
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Vicksburg, Michigan
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105 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Seafood ketch”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2013

Restaurant tucked a way by the harbor in bass harbor. Great view of the harbor and the docks with colorful lobster traps. You are so close to the water you can watch the tide come in. Food was great and there is an outdoor patio. The restaurant is is near the Bass harbor lighthouse.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank Sandra P
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Salem, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great Diner”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

This is a great original local diner to go for breakfast. The portions, price and service is great. They also service a fantastic lunch!

Visited March 2013
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Thank pgriff
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