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Rocking' Comet Diner

) #10 of 76 Restaurants in Clayton American,
11637 US 70 Business Hwy W, Clayton, NC 27520-2266
+1 919-550-6060
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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07:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Diner
11637 US 70 Business Hwy W, Clayton, NC 27520-2266
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Reviews (81)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been coming here for years. This place used to have some really awesome tasting food, but for some reason the food has become sub-par. The last few times we went the service was very slow and the food left a...More

Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to give this "shiny diner" as our grandsons call it, a try. Very pleasantly surprised. Hubby had the hamburger steak with Cole slaw and mashed potatoes and gravy, I had turkey and dressing with fried okra and my favorite fried green tomatoes. The...More

Thank Darlene L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is great home cooked food with a great family setting. I highly recommend this to everyone. If you come on a Sunday morning for breakfast, get there before 9, otherwise there will be a wait.

Thank Starla N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was excited to try this place as I am a huge fan of diners and diner-style food. Went on a weeknight - not busy by any means. Ordered a patty melt - nothing special and the fries that cam with it were barely warm....More

Thank Kessaaaaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fried and bar b que chicken along with the spaghetti are the best specials. The wait staff is always friendly and attentive. Good food for the cost. Ask for the senior discount.

Thank cooleemee
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Looks like a classic diner Stopped in for breakfast Service was SLOW ansmd inefficient menu not extensive, which was ok, but the items on the menu weren't prepared nearly correctly For example- my dish of grits was literally rock hard grits from the box in...More

Thank FLtrvlGUY
Reviewed 30 March 2017

On a Saturday evening when it wasn't busy, very hard to get service, food compared to a fast food restaurant, not an individualized menu. Not the cleanest place during this visit. What was apparent is that if you know an employee, you will get better...More

Thank Luvmeezerstoo
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The food is always great, especially the country style steak smothered in gravy and fresh onions. The waitresses are always on time with the refill of tea which is sweetened just right. The owner always greets me with a smile and asks if everything is...More

Thank Duck240
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Slow service at best, bland food, do not seem to be interested in you as a customer ! Too bad, good diner food food is hard to find,

Thank jpgaccts
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Just like anyother diner, good breakfast, I don't like their coffee... The only diner in town, sort of friendly service.

Thank msbrazil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11637 US 70 Business Hwy W, Clayton, NC 27520-2266
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-550-6060
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