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Recipe Box

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American, Diner
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147 E Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-8102
+1 813-655-2686
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07:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 14:30
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Tampa Bay
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came her once a long time ago and now we frequent this place several times in a month, we like the cozy atmosphere and the coffee, but most of all, I personally like the pancakes, they are big and fluffy. Breakfast was delicious and we enjoyed it all. Service varies though, depending of whomever you get that day, but... More 

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1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is excellent, service is almost always excellent. My only complaint is that the hostess is the most unfriendly person I've ever encountered in the food service industry. Just returned from breakfast, and I'm still shaking my head that she never once made eye contact or acknowledged my presence. Even when she rang up my check, when I... More 

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Thank Jackie G
Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poor waitress Dawn delivered a worst than average service during a lunch time visit she was uncaring and distant she came by with the food and check the only 2 times she came after taking our order I can only say that the food did not make up for the horrible service that day and it will be a long... More 

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Brandon, Florida
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Waitress Dawn could care less about service she dropped the food and the next time we saw her was when she brought the check No coffee refill No how is the food and when I called in to complain the manager I spoke basically said I was lying I then explained that I now had No reason to return... More 

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Thank tonyten301
Brandon, Florida
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always great breakfast. Always a waiting line to get in! Great service too! They offer military discounts.

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Thank dhall10626
Brandon, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

If your looking for a place that serves awesome tasting breakfest that is reasonably priced, this is the place. The food is awesome with a wide range of selection to choose from. You can event taste their homemade cookies.

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Thank BobAnaC
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Finally try this place some of the best biscuits and gravy ever had. pancakes are awesome. Service is fast great and friendly. This will definitely become one of our regulars

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Thank Bret G
Brandon
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a good basic breakfast with fast, friendly service. I am sure you will be pleased.

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Fort Meade, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Food is great and the prices are even better. Best bang for the buck. And you get a free cookie on the way out!!!!

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Thank Debra C
Hastings, MN
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Had a awesome early supper here on a Thursday night & they had live piano music. So relaxing! The food was great. I had the corn beef & cabbage & potatoes. So amazingly good. Others had lasagna & enjoyed as well. Will definitely be back again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 E Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-8102
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-655-2686

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