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Palace Diner

) #1 of 59 Restaurants in Biddeford ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
18 Franklin St, Biddeford, ME 04005-2502
+1 207-284-0015
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (15 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
18 Franklin St, Biddeford, ME 04005-2502
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Reviews (161)
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wasn't sure when we pulled up to this small little dining car ordered from the Sears and Roebuck catalogue years ago. The history was fascinating, food was fast and above average and the staff was terrific.

Thank sheflew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can be a little tricky to find, but absolutely worth it. If I could afford to eat out often, I'd be there all the time.

Thank fortwilliams09
Reviewed 1 week ago

Palace Diner has received a lot of press over the past couple of years as the best place in Biddeford to eat - and I have to agree. The seating is tight, the wait can be long and the bathroom may as well be an...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small, friendly diner with exceptional breakfast food. Not a big fan of bacon but if all bacon was like theirs I would be. The corned beef hash was delicious and home made.

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It would seem it's really just good luck if you could walk into the Palace and immediately get a stool at the counter, but it happened our first time there. Soon after we were seated, several people came in and got on the wait list...More

Thank mainejac
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

14 counter seats maybe. Old rail car dining car style. Kitchen and bathroom have been attached to the back, but you can see the original grill and they still use the coolers. No ice, cash only Really good food, with obviously a limited menu. If...More

Thank BearHugVT
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing little place we stumbled across. We had the tuna melt and the cheeseburger(perfect cheeseburger). Comfortable atmosphere, friendly owner.

Thank Shan S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

There are diners, and there are DINERS. But then, everyone once in a while, there comes along a diner that serves a naughty dish that kisses you back. Well. Very well. No idea what I'm talking about? Then you haven't been initiated. I suggest you...More

Thank antoniotM5814RK
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

What a great place! Be sure to get the Palace potatoes. It was a pleasure to watch the staff working together with humor and pace.

Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Palace Diner is a great example of a restaurant focusing its attention to a limited menu and executing it very well. It's also refreshing to see a place take breakfast seriously. These guys are bringing advanced skills to a meal that most places just kind...More

Thank aldenhouse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Franklin St, Biddeford, ME 04005-2502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Biddeford
  • Phone Number: +1 207-284-0015
  • E-mail
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