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Diplomat Restaurant

253 Woodstock Rd, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 2H8, Canada
+1 506-454-2400
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (17 reviews)
“chicken balls” (31 reviews)
“wonton soup” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, American, Asian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
253 Woodstock Rd, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 2H8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 963 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We eat so you don’t have to. We review it with a needlessly complicated scoring system. Bam! Helen’s choice - chicken balls with spare ribs and chicken fried rice Steve’s choice - Burger platter with bacon and fries Needlessly complicated Scoring System: Menu - 10/10...More

Thank DoubleEdgedSpork
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casual atmosphere,so you can dress up/down and it doesn't matter. Cozy family atmosphere. Gary was our waiter;always funny and charming!More

1  Thank Beth P
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Beth, Thank you for leaving us a review, we do try to create a family atmosphere and I am happy to hear you experienced that. I will share your kind comment with Gary, he is an excellent server and has been with us for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick stroll across the parking lot to the Diplomat solved the lack of an open dining room at the Delta Hotel where I was staying on a recent business trip. The lobster club was okay, the homemade bread was very good. A very generous...More

1  Thank BBFJ
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Patrick, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, I am glad the lobster club was ok and the homemade bread was very good and that you enjoyed our generous portion of fries. We are happy to hear the staff was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Adjacent to the Delta Hotel just outside downtown Fredericton, the Diplomat has a huge menu with something to please every palate. The hot and cold Asian buffet is very ample and very reasonably priced; seniors get a discount. This is obviously a popular place..it’s large...More

1  Thank Carol F
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Carol, thank you for your review, we do try to cater to many different tastes. Seniors do receive a 20% discount on our buffet from Monday to Thursday. Hope to see you dining with us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I stopped in for lunch yesterday. I only eat vegetables and pasta.They have a fantastic lo mein.

1  Thank I4830BImikem
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your lunch with your Mother. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dip has been around Fredericton for many years owned by the Kileel family. It's a very popular spot and in the evenings, there's often a line-up to get in. Personally, I find the food average. The buffet certainly draws a lot of people (eat...More

1  Thank waynemM6473JN
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, the quality of our food is one of our main priorities, please let us know next time you are in if the food does not meet your expectations so that we can address it right away. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Diplomat Restaurant has a long history as being a particularly popular eatery in Fredericton. Prior to its current incarnation it was part of what was then the Diplomat Motel (or was it Hotel?). When a massive Delta Hotel replaced the motel, the restaurant reinvented...More

2  Thank Wayne B
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Wayne B, Thank you so much for your review and taking the time so say so many great things about the Diplomat Restaurant. I tend to be like you and default to my favourite also, mine is Beef and Broccoli although the Caesar salad...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we go to Fredericton, we try to fit in a trip to the Dip. This visit was with my mother in law. She and I shared the special. It was that large. The Dip seldom disappoints.

1  Thank Renee S
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Renee S, Thank you for your review, yes our full size meals can easily be shared. Thank you for visiting us every time you are in Fredericton. Hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Had a 15-20 min wait to get to our table. The place was humming on a Wednesday night, which I took to be a good sign. Hostess was very friendly and pleasant. The wonton soup was nice and lightly flavoured with port and two large...More

1  Thank 682pyh
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, we do tend to be quite busy, next time you are planning to come in call the restaurant at 454-2400 and we can reserve a table for you! Our wonton's, eggrolls, chicken balls and plum sauce are all...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We do like this restaurant but find it overpriced. staff is fabulous Buffett is amazing but again quite expensiveMore

1  Thank deniserichard0218
DiplomatRestaurant, Public Relations Manager at Diplomat Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hi Denise, Thank You for your review, I do understand you find the menu expensive and I wanted to let you know that most of our menu items have the option of making a half order which is still a very big portion for a...More

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Melanie S
3 February 2017|
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Response from paulinebY4150WX | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have items on their menu that are gluten free. On their menu it is indicated by a heart. There are rice, chow mien, some curry dishes etc.
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Helen D
13 May 2016|
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Response from DiplomatRestaurant | Property representative |
Yes we do, we will prepare your meal and will call the cab ourselves to deliver.
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shelleymckee611
13 April 2016|
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Response from Brian C | Reviewed this property |
great buffet. ribs are just excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Woodstock Rd, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 2H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Fredericton
  • Phone Number: +1 506-454-2400
Description
15 YEARS Reader's Choice Gold Medal Award Winner for Favourite Restaurant, Best Buffet and Best Chinese Food. Open 24 Hours.
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