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Alva Country Diner

21200 Palm Beach Blvd, Alva, FL 33920-3841
+1 239-728-3366
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roasted chicken” (57 reviews)
“catfish” (8 reviews)
“cherry pie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
21200 Palm Beach Blvd, Alva, FL 33920-3841
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've seen where a few people didn't like the food here. If your are looking for fine French cuisine, this is not the place for you. If you're looking for beautiful decor....nope, not for you. If you're looking for GREAT, DOWN HOME COUNTRY COOKING, THIS...More

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been twice and both times food was very good, as well as the server. Portions are large. Prices are good, too.

Thank Stacey O
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I live in Alva. I've lived here 9 years, and I've been to the Alva Country Diner probably a couple dozen times. It's OK, but I just don't understand the almost cult following of this place. The snowbirds rave about it. Some locals eat there...More

Thank kaatmanndeux
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Alva Country Diner, Palm Beach Blvd., Alva, Fl. A grumbling in my tummy, 2 cents on the food and chit chat. Lets start differently. Chatter. I posted on FB where is the best chix in SWFL. I got many replies. Alva Diner was the most...More

Thank rholland63
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I really can't figure out the reviews, these people must be red necks that have no taste. i had the crabs legs and my wife have meat loaf....the crab legs were overcooked to the pint that they were like leather...the meat loaf was burnt, and...More

1  Thank Mark W
Steve S, Owner at Alva Country Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hi Mark. It's amazing that you had crab legs at my restaurant when we don't even serve them. Very classy to insult other people that you don't know. I will be contacting TripAdvisor to remove your review and remove you from their site. Did you...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Rainy morning at the Alva Diner. Lovely breakfast! Everyone gets a different mug. Converted gas station. Throwback to the 50s. I had corn beef hash and eggs, husband had sausage and eggs. Great prices and fresh hot tasty breakfast. Huge old oak tree with resurrection...More

Thank SandyTroyPennington
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Always my favorite place for breakfast. Everything is fresh and homemade. Huge plates of pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries. Oh, those home fries! Lunch hamburgers piled high with whatever you want! Fresh, crunchy French Fries. Used to ride our horses up and call ahead...More

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The service here is wonderful and the environment exudes small town charm. You'll find ample portions at sensible prices. I enjoyed an enormous plate of savory biscuits and sausage gravy, home fries, and a bottomless coffee for less than ten bucks and our waitress (Kerry)...More

Thank Blank_Page1980
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I've stopped in for lunch as well as dinner. I've never had a bad meal. Only negative I can give them is they only take cash.

Thank Storm H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is the place where locals and tourist alike come to eat. Expect a little bit of wait, even in this rural area. The food is pretty, especially the chicken. Bring your appetite and enjoy.

Thank Tropical_Sunrise_1
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Cheryl J
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Response from Doris H | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Then on Monday, Wednesday and Friday it is all you can eat fish. Not sure what is on Saturday. But it is best to call them to make sure. Trust me you won't be disappointed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21200 Palm Beach Blvd, Alva, FL 33920-3841
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Alva
  • Phone Number: +1 239-728-3366
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