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Courtesy Diner

1121 Hampton Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63139-3146
+1 314-644-2600
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
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“hash browns” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
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American, Diner, Delicatessen
1121 Hampton Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63139-3146
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Reviews (56)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Courtesy Diner has been around for ages. It is what one would expect from a retro diner. The food is simple and really good. I had Frito Pie, and it was excellent. Lots of cheese and chili throughout. My wife had breakfast, and she liked...More

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love Courtesy Diner for lunch or dinner when I'm going to Forest Park. They offer breakfast all day. I love the hamburgers and cole slaw. My friends like the french fries, fried ocra, and any breakfast item. The staff helps each other out often....More

Thank Tami H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The Courtesy Diner is designed to look like an old-fashioned diner with a long counter and a few small booths. The menu is limited to some basic items, but the food is hot and delicious. Chili figures into many of the choices, both for breakfast...More

Thank Jennyanndiana
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Whilst visiting family my wife wanted to experience a typical old style USA roadside diner, this looked just the type of place we were looking for & to have a quick snack in we called around 4.30pm & us 4 were the only people in....More

1  Thank PapaYM
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Decent breakfast, friendly folks, clean restroom. You find out cash only as you checkout at the register. Big negative if from out of town on expenses. $2 more to use the convenient ATM with your CREDIT CARD. Came here as Chris Pancake too stacked with...More

Thank GulfCoastGuy
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I was jonesing for chili and decided on frito pie (chili and fritos) along with a vanilla shake. Food was what I was expecting. Although the choice to use a plastic basket with wax paper for fritos, chili and cheese was an odd choice. The...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Unfortunately I have never eaten there when I have not been drinking.... perfect place with a bunch of guys late!

Thank msmallwood
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Classic diner with stools and booths. Lots of waitstaff today. Great thin burgers - but you need to get a double. I like the Western BBQ burger with bacon and an onion ring. Get a seat far away from the dishwasher or at some point...More

Thank D3336HDkevinp
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The food was hot, made fresh, and portion of food was more than adequate. Staff was friendly, prompt and willing to help make decisions regarding what to eat

Thank Jani J
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were getting refueled for a day at the zoo and this was the perfect place. Plenty of food, well cooked and served by very friendly and fun staff, we ended up with quite a lot of banter and jokes being thrown around. A great...More

Thank hobokiwi
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1121 Hampton Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63139-3146
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-644-2600
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