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Trip's Diner

2339 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-3238
+1 727-498-8980
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese grits” (60 reviews)
“home fries” (22 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2339 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-3238
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We very luckily happened upon this treasure during our last hour in Clearwater/St Pete. It was a Thursday morning, but there was about a 10 minute wait to be seated. The food was quick, delicious, and the service was superb. Don't miss out on this...More

Thank mandy m
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fabulous food - great staff - the fried chicken is top notch and the grouper is yummy - wished I had a hollow leg so I could eat more when I was there!!!!!! Will be returning as soon as possible.

Thank fredbhoffman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early and parking fills up fast! Fast service and a friendly staff! Like large portions...They serve them!

Thank silverdoll44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends for dinner. Everything was fantastic from the Mac and cheese, cornbread, Reuben sandwich and club sandwich. The sweet potatoes are to die for! The service was also a 5 star as it was quick and courteous! It was all our first time...More

Thank 131rav
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Seminole Heights in Tampa. We have been going to St Pete MLK Location for about 3 years! I come for the Distinctive tasting Waffle. Cheese Grits and the Best Restaurant Bacon out there! My Wife Loves their Omelets, Cheese Grits and some...More

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited both breakfast and lunch at Trip's Diner, and have had very good service and quick order to meal on the table

Thank rc1ripple
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakfast for a reasonable price. Their cheese grits are excellent. The only downside is the long wait to get in, but if you have time it is well worth the wait. The place is clean, the staff is polite and attentive. You will definitely...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love going here because the staff is friendly and the food is very good especially the cheese grits.

Thank cynserra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast one morning as a family. The food was excellent but a bit expensive for breakfast.

Thank Happymommy9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, old time neighborhood favorite. Just like when you were a kid in the 50's. Food is good and plentiful, service fast and friendly. A great place to take overseas guests who want to experience the USA.

Thank Linda B
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Questions & Answers
Manya O
4 November 2016|
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Response from Oceana S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but their table's turnover is pretty quick.
Bernie B
14 December 2015|
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Response from Bruce W | Reviewed this property |
As I recall they serve breakfast the entire day and start serving lunch at 11 AM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 13
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2339 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-3238
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-498-8980
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