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Westside Diner

American, Diner
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2336 S Ballenger Hwy, Flint, MI 48503-3441
+1 810-238-2119
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going here at least weekly if not more for at least 15 years. The food is always good and the prices very reasonable.

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Thank Janney H
Linden, Michigan
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Our waitress rushed us and bothered us three times while still looking at our menu's as she wanted us to choose quickly. No one likes to be rushed when they eat or they would be at a fast food place or a drive through. When the issue was brought up to the manager he just swept it under the rug... More 

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Thank Barbara S
Grand Blanc MI
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313 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I drive into Flint to come here to get the chicken dumpling soup and have also tried so many other of their food, such as salads, burger and fries, shakes, fish and chips and every time I come it is a great meal!

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Thank gwkelley
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

One of the things I consider when I stop at a restaurant is are they consistent in there food preparation, in that if I liked something the last time I was there, I should be able to order it again and find it to be equally as good on this visit. Westside Diner never lets me down, I appreciate the... More 

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Thank Doug T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I went her when I was very young. I would always get a grilled cheese sandwich. I recently visited and everything is the same and taste even better!

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Thank Cheston D
Ann Arbor, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2016

You never wait for service more than a minute, waitresses continually warm up coffees, food is hot and well prepared, prices are from the 50's along with their music. Best diner I've gone to coast to coast.

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Thank potato_mann
Birch Run, Michigan
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

My husband and my favorite restaurant. We only wish it was closer! The food is terrific. We usually get the hamburger and fries, with a malted shake. The best burger we have ever had. It is set up like a 60's restaurant with decor and music. We highly recommend to anyone.

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Thank kellyclose
Detroit, Michigan
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Cute and quaint. 50's all over again. The service was great and served with smiles. The breakfast was superb. Homemade foods, real ham cut from the bone, eggs cooked prefect, flapjacks were golden and tasty. Everyone else enjoyed there choices and the prices were right for a mom and pop diner. Good portions also. I will go back.

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Thank detour429
Largo, Florida
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193 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

West Side Diner is a good choice for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. It is small, needs updating, but serves up some real good food. There is absolutely nothing fancy here, so wait until your second date before taking your significant other here for that special occasion.

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Thank Ray D
Hemlock, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015

This is convenient to most of Flint. We needed an affordable place after visiting the Flint Institute of Art and did not want to blow a wad of money. We'd been here before when using Bishop Airport. The decor is '50's diner. The menu is basic and varied. My wife had a fish sandwich- wished she'd had the dinner instead.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2336 S Ballenger Hwy, Flint, MI 48503-3441
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Flint
  • Phone Number: +1 810-238-2119

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