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Mountain View Diner

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903 E Washington St, Charles Town, WV 25414-1088
+1 304-728-8522
06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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Gainesville, Virginia
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500 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I have both had breakfast itemd here in the past but this time I tried the fried flounder and she tried the fried shrimp. To start, portions were huge but both fish and shrimp seemed overcooked a bit. The peas and baked potato I had were both pretty overcooked. We had ordered pancakes and French toast for the... More 

1 Thank Foreman212
chepet1, Owner at Mountain View Diner, responded to this review

Dear customer, please accept my most sincere apology for poor service.Also, I'm so sorry for the less than great food that you had.I will make the necessary corrections asap. Your experience was absolutely unacceptable. We respect your review and comments. Thank you. Steve, owner. Please call me anytime to discuss this situation. 301-461-2996 More 

Bunker Hill, West Virginia
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152 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Real home cooked breakfast. Awesome service, extremely fair prices, good coffee, home fries like grandma used to make. Lots of cakes and pies, which would be well worth stopping on their own. Going to try lunch/dinner next time.

Thank ERat
Wilkesboro, North Carolina
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87 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the mood for comfort food and found this restaurant on TripAdvisor. It was easy to get to, not at all crowded when we were there, and had an extensive menu with lots of choices. The entrees we ordered came out with enough food for at least two people to share each. The beef stroganoff could have actually... More 

Thank MaggieSue_52
Herndon, VA
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We just moved to Harpers Ferry from Herndon, VA. But even when we lived in VA, we'd come up to eat here. Even when we didn't need to be in the area for some reason like going to VA Hospital. Large, typical diner menu. Delicious food. Friendly folks. Great for family meals. They recognize and acknowledge us every time we... More 

Thank HJBandAB
Baltimore, Maryland
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Took my family here for dinner. The menu was huge and promised much, and although more than plentiful and affordable, the food was average at best. My Greek chicken undercooked, and my wife's dinner was just cold. The service was acceptable, but my son did love the cheesecake. I was told that their breakfast is better, but will not chance... More 

Thank Emir B
Glengary, WV
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stopped at the Mountain View after the show at The Old Opera House. We were in the mood for some beef, so we did what we've done a few times in the past. They make a lovely Prime Rib here, and it's just too big for one of us. So, we got the Prime Rib, French Fries, Pickled Beets,... More 

Thank Bruce J
Charles Town, West Virginia
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157 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My wife and I had the displeasure of eating here and for the last time! I had a burnt dry meatball and cheese sub with warmed over nasty french fries. My wife had a dry western omelet. The manager did take off the bill my food but should of also took hers off as well. She did not hardly touch... More 

Thank Richard L
Ladysmith, Virginia
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80 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

First time there, clean restaurant, lots to choose from on menu, food was fresh and tasted good, will go back when in the area

Thank BBVacation2015
New Baltimore, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast!!!! We went sat and sun... it was really busy Sunday but worth the wait!!! We will be back!!

Thank payneloc
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I can't believe all the negative reviews. I have been eating here for years. The staff is friendly and the food is great. I suspect the negative reviews are from "city folk" who don't know what country food should taste like. They have a great variety. I love the chicken fried steak. Even though it's not a "local" kind of... More 

Thank Danny S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 E Washington St, Charles Town, WV 25414-1088
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charles Town
  • Phone Number: +1 304-728-8522
Full range Diner Menu.Award winning breakfast served open til close everyday. Everything is Homemade from scratch on the premises. All homemade desserts including our famous cheesecake.
8oz burgers made from freshly gound beef daily. We can accommodate groups of up to 100 guests

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