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Rise N Shine Diner

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6393 Thompson Rd, Syracuse, NY 13206-1407
+1 315-432-5510
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Syracuse, New York
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95 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfasts and lunches are great. I've liked everything I've eaten. Home fries are especially good. It can get a bit slow, but they are overwhelmed with people sometimes.

Thank heavypaws23
Manlius, New York
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok followers and casual readers- this is the place to go for breakfast!!! The wait staff is super friendly, and the food is great...but wait- there is a catch. There are 14 small tables and 5 counter seats here. and they get PACKED. you have to get here early or commit to a short wait. Now the weather is turning... More 

Thank mayorriven
Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding!!! Hidden behind a tire store with indoor and outdoor seating. Mother's Day was extremely busy but service was prompt, friendly and fantastic. We were a party of six and were the first table to be set and served outside. I had the omelette special and it was light and fluffy with great fillings. Fantastic value. Would be a great... More 

Thank John P
New Rochelle, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on Mother's Day. Despite the place being crowded, the staff was warm, cheerful and attentive. The food was delicious (this is no ordinary diner) and inventive. The corned beef hash was excellent. Plus, there were flowers for all the mothers. Can't say enough good things.

1 Thank Jill K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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252 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucky for us we were nearby and found this gem after checking Yelp. Very easy to miss. It is behind a tire shop and next to a car wash, tiny place in the back. A few tables inside and less tables outside. Luckily a table had just opened up when we arrived. All the staff was incredibly friendly. I had... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend! Excellent food, BIG portions, many different breakfast choices, very reasonably priced, and clean!!

1 Thank LoriLMDandFL
Schenectady, New York
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been going to Rise N Shine for about five years now. The food more often than not is excellent. I have seen a lot of changes in the place over the past five year - some things for the better and others not so much. It can be VERY NOISY due to its size and the tv and music.... More 

Thank wmcleve
Gansevoort, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I just searched for breakfast places near my hotel, and wanted to skip Denny's. I'm so glad I made the right choice! The black forest pancakes were amazing, and the pancakes themselves were real, not boxed! Coffee was great, bacon was great, eggs were cooked perfectly. My meal ended up being a la carte because a combo of my items... More 

1 Thank acct97531
Syracuse, New York
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Went there yesterday and it did NOT disappoint! Had an egg-white omelette (they make their own egg beaters/white mixture) and it was delicious! Let's talk about the home fries... WOW. They were perfect!!! Second best home fries in Syracuse. (ask me where the best in Syracuse are if you're curious!!!) But their home fries were DELICIOUS! I've been to Rise... More 

1 Thank Dennis C
Camillus, New York
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312 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Wow! First time customers and impressed from beginning to end. Fantastic menu including a separate pancake menu. Service was outstanding and food was great. The home fries were stellar. Pancakes as big as dinner plates. Wished I lived closer as I would be here alot.

2 Thank Jerry Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6393 Thompson Rd, Syracuse, NY 13206-1407
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-432-5510

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