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Elkton Diner

American, Diner
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110 Big Elk Mall, Elkton, MD 21921-5913
+1 410-620-0500
05:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 05:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 05:00 - 22:00
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Bethesda, Maryland, United States
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Mother and son ate breakfast there. We ate in the Marilyn Monroe Room. All walls covered in her photos. 6 pieces of perfectly done bacon. Never expected more then 3. Eggs over medium, perfect. Coffee served in Thermos. Really love that.

Thank Robin D
North East, Maryland
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138 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I was told to come here for breakfast and Im glad that I did come here. This diner is one of the best ive eaten at in a while.

Thank deepcreek32
Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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210 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Different? Yes, the day we were here (Sunday, 8/7) one of the breakfast specials was a Cheesesteak Omelet. It was an omelet filled with chopped steak, cheese, green pepper, onions. Different and delicious. This was our first visit here. We were seated in the "Marilyn Room". All walls were filled with pics of Marilyn Monroe. Different. One of our party... More 

Thank Dutch1638
Newark, Delaware
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Good service and food. Breakfast on Sundays. Perfect. Always enjoy feta and spinach omelette. My husband's favorite eggs over and sausage. Their sausage was somewhat overcooked this last time but edible.....

Thank janetd6
Landenberg, Pa
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132 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

We stop in here about once very other month or so. The hostess / cashier has always been very friendly and always comments on our blue eyed grandson. The food and service has always been consistently good.

Thank MWazie
Wilmington, Delaware
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264 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Went looking for someplace to go on New Year's Day and happened into the Elkton Diner. The restaurant was warm, our waitress was very friendly, and the food was surprisingly good and reasonably priced. Plus, the salad bar was fresh and everything was tasty. On a regular day, this wouldn't have been our first choice, but it'll be high on... More 

Thank GingerSnap317
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

Nice location near shopping center. The atmosphere and service are vary good. the food, no seasoning and instant mashed potatoes.

Thank 336denniss
Elkton, Maryland
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53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

My wife and I had stopped here once before for breakfast. It was a bad experience, but I believe in giving every restaurant a second chance. The hostess was talking on the phone and acted like she was doing us a big favor by seating us. I ordered the turkey and it came out cold/bland. One bite was enough. I... More 

1 Thank PaulJ94
Newark, Delaware
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239 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

I had the salad bar one helping and was charged 7.95. It was good but not for the price, wanted soup was told no prob ran out. My wife had broiled fish, large amount but very bland. Rolls where warm and tasty. If I Need a average meal I would consider going back.

Thank Lstapen
Newark, Delaware
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65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

MARILYN MONROE based Diner experience. The food here is great whenever you arrive. Staff is courteous and timely.

Thank WolfWings

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Big Elk Mall, Elkton, MD 21921-5913
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Elkton
  • Phone Number: +1 410-620-0500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?