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Moonlight Diner

6250 Tower Rd, Denver, CO 80249-6703
+1 303-307-1750
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“meatloaf” (27 reviews)
“pancakes” (37 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6250 Tower Rd, Denver, CO 80249-6703
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

I ordered the standard diner food, a meatloaf dinner. Two pieces of meatloaf that looked as though it was cooked last week, dry meat and potatoes with gravy and mixed vegetables. I left most of it on the plate. Wife had a burger that we...More

Thank Ccpia
Reviewed 23 May 2018

If you are anywhere near Denver International Airport and want a meal this is the place. Old fashioned chrome sided diner with full menu, breakfast served all day, large portions and a liquor license. Food is well prepared and great desserts.

Thank jimbo004
Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thanks Jimbo. We are extremely glad that you found us. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

At first I thought the place was closed as the signs are missing. Seeing people inside I found the front door and was promptly and warmly greeted. This is an old style diner, with a bar attached, so you can have a drink with your...More

Thank Michael R
Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you Michael for giving us such a good review and warning people about our no Discover Card.

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Oh this place! The inside has the booths and chrome you remember from the good old days of diners, and the menu has every fabulous greasy spoon classic. The portions are HUGE, and my Patty Melt was terrific, and I hear the Reuben is fantastic...More

Thank J_Taylor_Tampa
Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you J_Taylor. We are so happy that you enjoyed our place. We do highly recommend the reuben.

Reviewed 8 May 2018

The Moonlight Diner is really the only option to eat if you're staying at a hotel in that area. The food is okay...basic diner food. Plenty of choices on the menu but I wasn't blown away by the taste but the food was still decent....More

Thank La_fl_drew
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I had a delicious chicken fried steak breakfast with gravy, fries, and pancakes on the side. Good local organic coffee. I liked the 4 or 8 oz.options on the steak. I only needed the smaller version and I still couldn't finish all the food. Just...More

Thank Vaughn G
Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you Vaughn. Glad you liked our chicken fried steak. Hope you had fun on the slopes.

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat, only restaurant near these hotels. Food was fresh and service was very quick and attentive. Turkey, bacon, avocado wrap was a winner

Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you HJFHJS for the great review. Turkey wrap one of my favorite as well!!

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Always like to try new places on the way to the airport. Easy to get to and close to Pena Blvd. Cute diner.

Thank FLBluerunner
Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much. We are glad you enjoy our location. See you next time.

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Not many options for food out as far as we were on Tower Road, so we walked to the Moonlight Diner from our hotel for Dinner. The Hotel Shuttle driver said he had only heard "good reports" from folks about the restaurant, and being an...More

Thank Richard J
Tim P, Owner at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much Richard. We are extremely glad that you had a good experience. We do highly recommend our desserts they are amazing!!! See you next time.

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I stopped here for an hour to see a friend. The customer service was excellent and the food was very enjoyable. I highly recommend this diner if you want a meal before going to the airport. It’s much better value than airport restaurants and I...More

Thank John W
Tim P, Manager at Moonlight Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you so much John. We are very glad that you had an over all good experience.

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11 January 2017|
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Response from ColoradoFoodie1524 | Reviewed this property |
There is a full bar there in the other room from the "Diner" also a patio for warmer weather.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$13
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, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 AM
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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