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Starling Diner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Cafe
4114 E 3rd St, Long Beach, CA 90814-2814
+1 562-433-2041
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (15 reviews)
“polenta” (4 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
American, Diner, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4114 E 3rd St, Long Beach, CA 90814-2814
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

So happy this place has continued to thrive. Open for breakfast & lunch only, but they may be opening for dinner at least 2 nights a week soon (we hope!) Excellent menu & especially if you lean towards being vegan. We are not, but still...More

Thank Bebe44
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Located in residential area, watch for street sweeping days. Small & cozy restaurant. Nice ambience. Great service. Carafe of water with lemon. Peach French Toast ($15) is the best I've ever had. Fresh fruit used for the French Toast. Blue Crab Cakes & Eggs ($17.95)...More

Thank baaaaaaa
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Yummy. Kori was amazing. Listening specials and guiding me through the menu. I would definitely recommend!

Thank Melody A
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I used to live in Belmont Heights, so I've always wanted to try the Starling Diner. Its appearance on "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" has enhanced its visibility, although it doesn't exploit that limelight obnoxiously (but do look for the caricature and signature of Guy Fieri...More

Thank Russ_W_and_Kevin_E
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

A very popular neighborhood haunt. Weekends are always crowded. Indoor/ outdoor dining. Decent food/ good food can be pricey. The scone with lemon curd is very good but they are shrinking as the Resturant gets more popular. The stuffed French toast is a signature dish...More

Thank joicebiles
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Quintessential Belmont Heights! Delicious fresh food and friendly welcoming people. A little pricey but it's not your typical diner fare. Breakfast and lunch offerings are lovingly prepared with a touch of creativity. Try the pork sandwich with chimichurri, so good! Located in a residential neighborhood,...More

Thank Cherie H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Met my wife here for Sunday breakfast luckily we arrived early so beat the crowed, although parking was difficult, as it is tucked away in an old Residential neighborhood in Belmont Heights. It’s a casual kind of place with an upscale price's and creative food....More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I had a pulled pork omelet which was good, not excellent, not overly generous in size. My wife My wife had polenta which although tasty, she thought was too sweet. The service was excellent. I found it curious that there did not seem to be...More

Thank markmd
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The day we visited the diner was a holiday. There was a 30-45 minute but well worth it! We each ordered something different ( three people). The waiter recommended a drink special that I thought was a little pricey, but we ordered it since we...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Have been wanting to try this lovely little breakfast place for quite awhile. Finally made it. I must say I was happily surprised at this place. The atmosphere was delightful and friendly. Very clean and it was packed with people. The menu was also a...More

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23 July 2016|
Response from Amy P | Reviewed this property |
We had a pot roast breakfast plate that was fabulous but didn't order the exact same item as the one on triple D.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4114 E 3rd St, Long Beach, CA 90814-2814
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-433-2041
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