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Moonlight Diner

$$ - $$$
Denver International Airport
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6250 Tower Rd, Denver, CO 80249-6703
+1 303-307-1750
06:00 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 00:30
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Breckenridge, Colorado
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here on our way out of Denver. It is walking distance from our hotel room at the Hampton Inn . I had the chicken fried steak with eggs. My husband had the chicken fried steak off the dinner menus. It was. Excellent. The service was quick and friendly. We were very tired so appreciated both. We will return.

Thank LauraB09
Cleveland, Ohio
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Off the beaten path unless you're by the DEN airport, but if you are and have a little time, this place is a MUST! The corned beef hash was unusually terrific, they had great wraps and burgers, there's a bar right next store, and the desserts and shakes are a MUST and are freshly made. IF you're a little rushed... More 

Thank cmferrazza
Loveland, Colorado
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This diner was close to my hotel on a cold rainy night. The wait staff is incredible. Friendly and efficient. Wide selection of burgers and American food dinners. Breakfast is served all day and there is a bar. I ordered breakfast and it was horrible. Hard as a rock hash browns, burnt toast. I had ordered french toast to go.... More 

Thank 970renie
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered take out here during my Denver trip, The burger was very good, made well and done quickly and the fries were also good. We were not given any syrup for the banana bread French toast which was disappointing but still good.

Thank Amber D
Denver, CO
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115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came in because it looked interesting. Nostalgic diner with some good mexican choices. I had the chile pancakes that were good. Other diners I was with liked the omletes. ONly minor complaint was the toast was really done. Good service. Good food. Not spectacular but we would return.

Thank tcoolhand
Wilmington, Delaware
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This diner was next to the hotel where I was staying near DIA. I was surprised by how good the food was. Service was prompt and very friendly. Good range of choices from sandwiches to full entrees. Decent wine too. Huge portions and very reasonable prices. Booths, tables and large counter space.

Thank velly528
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Forced to eat here as it's the only place remotely walkable from hotel. Lucked out because food was excellent, waiter was great, atmosphere was good. Went at just the right time and got the nachos 1/2 off since they were on the appetizer menu. Would go back next time I'm in town.

Thank Shelly D
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Moonlight Diner is a fun place to catch breakfast or lunch or even dinner. Old time diner atmosphere. Breakfast served anytime. Good food for a good price. Not easy to find, keep looking, it is a little farther out than you think. Great service.

Thank Navonnor
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch after arriving at DIA...very convenient. Server was pleasant and prompt. Ordered the Moonlight Club with fries and iced tea. Definitely huge. Lightly toasted sour dough was perfect. Bacon crisp. Fries a little greasy but were warm and crisp. Fair prices. Only minor negative was that I was not offered a refill on the tea. But I didn't... More 

Thank Gajet99
New York City, New York
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in Denver in the evening and decided to stay the night by the airport. We stopped in at the Moonlight Diner for breakfast on a Saturday morning and the place was packed. We got seated after a 15 minute or so wait - the staff was very efficient about getting people seated after other parties left. I got... More 

Thank nylanyc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$13
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:30
06:00 - 00:30
06:00 - 00:30
06:00 - 00:30
06:00 - 00:30
06:00 - 00:30
06:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6250 Tower Rd, Denver, CO 80249-6703
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Denver International Airport
  • Neighbourhood: Denver International Airport
  • Phone Number: +1 303-307-1750

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