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Mountain View Diner

American, Diner, Greek
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1300 West Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21703-3849
+1 301-696-1300
06:00 - 23:00
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Sun 07:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good, service not so much. I think she forgot I was sitting there. Was happy to fill my husbands ice tea but my water sat empty.

Thank Michelle P
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Burgers are my favorite food. So, I've tried every burger in Frederick. Here's why MVD burger is tops: 1. They grind steak to make their burgers. Hence, the burger is tender and full of flavor. I order mine cooked medium. 2. The burger large...very large burger, in fact, like eating a steak. 3. Served with homemade chips, crispy and warm.... More 

Thank al c
Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

4 of us here for dinner because our friends raved how good the place is. A roach actually walk out of one of the small salads, Got the waitresses attention and she came over and she took the salad and said, "So I quess you want another one right?" My friend said no it was okay that she will just... More 

Thank _libby544
chepet1, Owner at Mountain View Diner, responded to this review

Hi Libby, Thank you for your review. We do apologize for the not so great service that you may have received. Mountain View Diner respects all customer opinions. Could you please give me a call at 301-461-2996 so you can enlighten me on the situation. It's very important to get more info. Such as, who was your server, when were... More 

Cambridge, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first time here,was greeted and seated as soon as we walked in.Our server was friendly. Ordered Authenican Chicken and Chicken Parmesan .We ordered the cup of soup that she said came with our food but she forgot to bring,,But,we had so much food we didn't miss the soup at all. Server was bringing extra napkins for us and had... More 

Thank teddy509
Fairfax, Virginia
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472 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a party of 12 for breakfast. I had my standard eggs, real pork sausage patties, hash browns, toast, and coffee. My wife had pancakes and a side of bacon. Food was great, waitress reasonably attentive, and breakfast for me and the wife was only $22 - pretty reasonable.

Thank Bob R
Brunswick, Maryland
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We come here regularly. We recently had party of ten everything went smoothly. Took a while to get tables put together for large party they gave complementary coffee and hot chocolate to several in party. Waitress was very attentive to our needs. We were served fresh homemade bread before meals it was delicious. There breakfasts are very good too.

1 Thank Lisa L
Frederick, Maryland, United States
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65 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I met a friend for breakfast. The food was tasty and warm. The service was efficient and friendly. They allowed us to stay and chat and did not try to hurry us out.

Thank Kathleen H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I am a long time resident of Frederick County and a patron of the Mountain View Diner. It is sad to see it going down and such a decline as the owner has not invested new remodeling into the restaurant. I have noticed there are missing partitions between booths, where you feel like you're sitting with the next person. There... More 

3 Thank Sassycat_9
chepet1, Owner at Mountain View Diner, responded to this review

Dear guest, I noticed that you're review did not mention food or service. We respect your opinion even if was solely based on perceived appearance. As if approximately 1 month ago, our booths have not had any duct tape. We are planning an upgade. As an informed consumer, I'm sure you are aware of what all that involves. Not to... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Passing through Frederick today we decided to have lunch at the Mountain View Diner,we were seated close to the pie case up front.The waitress was very nice and attenitive I had a gyro platter and my husband had a Italian sub,we were very impressed by the portion size.The food was very good and tasteful.As we were enjoying our lunch, we... More 

Thank edwjoanandpepe
Greenbelt, Maryland
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is my fave brunch and munch place on the weekends. Even when it's crowded everyone that works there is kind, professional, and go out of their way to be courteous and friendly. Whereas other local places are booked out for 1/2 hour or more this place keeps on trucking and service is prompt but you never feel rushed. The... More 

Thank LaLex1111

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
American, Diner, Greek
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 West Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21703-3849
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-696-1300

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