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Dena's Home Cookin'

3747 Portage Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2J 2L1, Canada
+1 289-296-9600
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
3747 Portage Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2J 2L1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dena's is the best breakfast place not only in this city but anywhere I've been. Dena is the owner & waitress and greets you with genuine warmth. Its a small cozy dining room with great natural light. The coffee comes quick and its great. The...More

Thank Bartholomew B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Just ate lunch there. Appreciated that you could still order from the breakfast menu - both lunch and breakfast menus are extensive and have lots of great options. The service was friendly, table and cutlery was clean - everything was good with the setting. Ordered...More

1  Thank Tmc0722
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I have been to this restaurant a few times. The first couple, the food was ok and the service was ok. It appears to be a very local type of place- and that's fine ... i went with my girlfriend just recently (March 10th/2018) and...More

3  Thank Lumpy4250
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My sister and I dropped into Dena’s on a Sunday morning. We had heard how wonderful it was but oh my!!! The freshest ingredients. The nicest presentation and the most plentiful breakfast you will find in the North end of Niagara Falls! Service was wonderful!...More

Thank Ruthmary D
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Do not eat here! We sat at a dirty table for starters and after we went to the bathroom we should of left! The waitress/owner was rude. The bathroom was disgustingly dirty. The coffee tasted like hot water. Our food was not edible. Our home...More

2  Thank Barry C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Went with some friends for breakfast. Everything ordered was so good better then anywhere on the strip or in Niagara in fact. The price is unbeatable and the owners are very pleasant. Its a must go every time for me and it should be for...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Previous recommendations pretty much say it all. A small neighborhood eatery on a main thorofare, but if you blink you miss it. Parking is across the street to the right as being local, they don't have much. The friendliness is contagious and Dena greets the...More

Thank JHAllen
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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

A favourite with the locals, you won't mind having to wait for a table at this tiny Diner. Repeat customers are greeted like old friends. Ample breakfast portions of Diner standards and delicious twists on old favourites. Try the Greek wrap!

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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I am so eternally grateful for finding this home away from home nook. Get there. The absolute most honest and down to earth food and atmosphere. Proper breakfast, generous and like home. Linda and Dena apply the personal touch. Look forward to coming back folks!

Thank Brito__11
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

If you love breakfast, this is the place. The dining room is tiny, and might seat 24...maybe! But the food is EXCELLENT, always perfectly prepared, with abundant portions! Service is fast and friendly....appears to be a family run operation! As a Niagara Falls local I...More

Thank EdKlassen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3747 Portage Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2J 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 289-296-9600
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