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Cindy's Diner

230 W Berry St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2204
+1 260-422-1957
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“garbage plate” (13 reviews)
“donuts” (15 reviews)
“tuna salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
230 W Berry St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2204
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Reviewed yesterday

We checked this place out after receiving a tip from a friend. Told us to order the plate called GARBAGE, and to get a donut. We were from out of town so we gave it a try. Sassy cook who we loved and wanted to...More

Thank poharris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a 50's diner with limited seating. Approximately a dozen people can sit at the counter with about 4 small tables along the wall for seating for couples and one that could seat maybe 4. They also have two or three tables for seating outside...More

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We love going to diners for breakfast, and Cindy's fit the bill perfectly. It is small and cozy and exactly what you would expect in a diner. Just bar stools, a counter, and two folks cooking and taking orders. Our food was delicious and the...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Friendly, cozy atmosphere. Nice late breakfast with my parents. Recommended. :-) Had French Toast & scrambled eggs.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Wife and I stayed downtown after a Christmas party. Cindy's has been an icon of downtown Ft Wayne for over 50 years. It only has counter sitting for about 18. I had the Classic Garbage omelette and wife enjoyed poached eggs on toast prepared just...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Had a meal here after participating in the Fort for Fitness. After the race we were starving and were actually headed to another restaurant. As we neared Cindy's a family of 4 and their 2 Boxers were eating at the patio. We initially chatted about...More

Thank B K
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Very little seating - it was our first time there. You walk up - and see if there are any seats available. If there are no seats available - you have to wait - outside. You can go in and get a cup of coffee...More

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Serving 15 at a time! They aren't kidding as this place is tiny! The people working were friendly and the food was delicious! Tried the garbage plate- yum! Pancakes are huge and you can watch them cook right in front of you. Highly recommended for...More

Thank Becky G
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a late breakfast. Luckily, we came in just as several people left. My wife had scrambled eggs and I had a ham & cheese omelette. Both came with toast. The service was very efficient and friendly. This diner...More

Thank TravelerMike9999
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Loved the breakfast here at Cindy's. Nothing fancy but well made food served hot and fresh. Clearly a local favorite. My teenagers both polished off a garbage plate and wife and i split the flapjacks. Great breakfast before we headed out of town. You bet...More

Thank tinderly
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26 September 2017|
Response from Vicki H | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know. You can call them and ask. 1-260-422-1957
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 W Berry St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Fort Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 260-422-1957
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