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Hot Rod Diner

130 S Walnut Rd, Turlock, CA 95380-5117
+1 209-669-3500
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pancakes” (6 reviews)
“decent price” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
130 S Walnut Rd, Turlock, CA 95380-5117
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

The food was good, served fast, decent price and clean place. I had the ham and cheese omelet, with a pancake...nice

Thank James D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Hot Rod Diner gives you a delicious full meal every time, service is fast and meals are made to order, getting you in and out quickly. Turlock's best kept secret where all the locals go!

Thank Tami W
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I had lunch for breakfast and it was wonderful. Never disappointed here. Food is great and portions are sizable!!

Thank Brandi L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We took our teenage granddaughter here for lunch the other day. She loves the fifties theme and the menu. You need to go to any of the diners that are Hot Rod themed. The décor and menus are fun to 'scope out' over and over...More

Thank VickiG95340
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We came in Saturday morning, which was our first time at Hot Rod Diner. There was a line and the place was packed, surprisingly we got a table right away and service was very quick! We were so surprised how fast our food came out....More

1  Thank MrsV27
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This was our first visit. The cafe was clean and packed with people. I had the pork chops and eggs. The pork chops were way over cooked and the hash browns were way under cooked. Being the person I am and I never pay for...More

Thank Biged95350
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great breakfast place that has all of your American favorites. Large portions of food for a very reasonable price. Great place to take the family. Sometimes you can catch a little classic car show here. If you're looking for a nice simple...More

Thank leonardw403
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My husband I come here often...the girls are friendly and work hard to accommodate the large crowds...the food is great and servings are generous.

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very good menu...reasonably priced. Wide selection of items for breakfast and lunch. Does not serve dinner. Right next to Motel 6. Excellent for breakfast and lunch.

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Your typical roadside diner with better than average food. Service was a little on the slow side, but the staff were friendly enough. Plenty of typical cafe type foods to choose from.

Thank Dez13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 S Walnut Rd, Turlock, CA 95380-5117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Turlock
  • Phone Number: +1 209-669-3500
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