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State College Diner

2105 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-7610
+1 814-861-3333
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible19%
3 weeks ago
“Meh, leaning towards lame”
19 May 2017
“Average at Best”
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American, Diner
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2105 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-7610
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here many years ago and stopped in for early a.m. breakfast on football weekend... put aside the memories, hype, longing for a simple era, absolultely nothing unique or memorable - average plates of eggs/ pancakes whatever, bland lukewarm coffee. The place now looks simple...More

Thank FranMan55
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This diner used to be renowned for its grilled stickies and other breakfast items, but during the Arts Festival weekend, they had a water main break, unbeknownst to us. We visited on Saturday morning, and were rudely greeted by a woman who acted like a...More

1  Thank RHall10059
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The restaurant was suffering the effects of a water main break, so they couldn't serve coffee, tea, or other water-based items. They suggested we get our coffee from the donut shop next door and come back. I needed my stickie bun and coffee fix, so...More

1  Thank muse_clio
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The food is average and the service was very good, but here's the rest of the story. I ate a this place a year ago so here is the problem that sticks out. Last year the temperature warmed up quite a bit from what it...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We found the staff to be extremely friendly and very attentive to our needs. I can't say enough about our waitress. She was very friendly and went out of her way to get us exactly what we wanted, and made sure that my wife's meal...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

No ice for drinks. Almost non existent service. Food was bland. I LOVE diners but this one was horrible.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had lunch here because my daughter has never tried the famous sticky buns. Certainly not the same diner when I attended PSU. The place was pretty empty, so the service was quick, Our table ordered a turkey club, chef salad, and quesadillas (and of...More

Thank yazkazoo
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Food generally has no flavor. Husband got a sausage gravy meal. The whole plate was just bland gravy with bits of sausage. Gave it a chance probably not another.

Thank taddzine2
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food is average diner comfort food. The waitresses are friendly and attentive. Overall an OK experience, but there are better choices in State College.

Thank Raymond T
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stopped for breakfast on a football Saturday. After we were seated, no one came to take our order and my wife finally called the manager over. He took our order and left. I ordered a three meat omelet but got a veggie omelet. A...More

Thank RichZ76
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2105 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-7610
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-861-3333
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