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Golden Diner

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American, Diner
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700 12th St, Golden, CO 80401-1231
+1 303-279-5959
06:00 - 14:00
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was a recommendation for breakfast but we hit it for lunch after a long strenuous hike. Wasn't the best I have ever eaten and definitely wasn't the worst. Monkey bread was a novel idea but was little too sweet for me. Good but very sweet. The Ruben was a nice surprise. The rye remained nice and crisp. I... More 

Thank Kcras
Denver, Colorado
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200 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We wanted to like this place. We tried. It is a cute local diner. We on a Sunday and it wasn't that crowded (should have been a red flag). We waited what seemed like forever just to get a stupid menu. And then we waited an eternity to get drinks. And 30 minutes into it was when we finally got... More 

Thank isthatyourdog
London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We enjoyed a breakfast here on our first day in Golden. Very good quality food, plenty of options including a range of teas and a good children menu. Everything you would expect from an American breakfast. Good service, simple but comfortable and relaxing surroundings.

Thank Kathryn R
Denver, Colorado
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212 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Fresh tasty food, reasonably priced, friendly service and great coffee. All makes for a fun little hometown diner. Recommend for breakfast.

Thank LAJ7
Golden, Colorado
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I would not recommend this to anyone!!! Horrible service our food was GROSS and it took 45 mins to undercook our food!!!

Thank mdn0317
Mount Holly, North Carolina
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here twice before and the food and service is always good. This is a "local's" diner can't fine any better

Thank Mjpetruska
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Reminded me of my younger days while traveling with my parents. The counter, the tables the whole package filled my head with memories. Food is good service was okay, the volume of patrons may have been a factor.

Thank nottru
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89 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We walked to the Golden Diner early Sunday morning and were lucky to find a table for a most delicious breakfast. This is a popular place so get there early, seats fill fast and often there is a wait. The service is wonderful, everyone works as a team and made sure your coffee cup was topped off. I highly recommend... More 

Thank artsub
Evergreen, Colorado
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293 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The Golden diner is a perennial favorite. Wonderful food. Friendly staff. Good prices. Their corned beef hash is the best in the region: flavorful, no fat, no grease, no fillers.

Thank Knyte7
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

During our three day visit to Golden, we ate at the Golden Diner twice - once for lunch and then back for breakfast the following day. The prices are moderate and the food was great - very fresh, hot, and hearty portions and they serve breakfast all day long. The wait staff is friendly and efficient. During peak hours, it... More 

Thank Kenneth J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 12th St, Golden, CO 80401-1231
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-279-5959
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?