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The Factory Diner

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200 W 1st St, Farmington, MO 63640-2528
+1 573-760-0208
Today
06:30 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:30 - 15:00
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Wentworth, New Hampshire
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Came for lunch. Huge menu of mostly breakfast items. Also extensive list of burgers. Burgers are cooked to order (nice-can get medium rare instead of cooked dry) and they are big. Lots of choices on toppings too. The prices are very low. It's a real bargain and so much better than the franchise places.

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Thank NHGeoguy
Farmington, Missouri
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I fine place to stop in and get breakfast. Service is excellent and the prices are reasonable. Take a walk around the Factory after you eat and see some really funky shops.

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Thank knhenshaw
Missouri
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try this place out. After we were seated, it took almost 15 minutes to be waited on to get our drink order. It wasn't crowded, maybe 3 other tables occupied. I ordered the Denver skillet, my husband ordered the chef salad and the pork tenderloin sandwich with fries. We assumed the salad would be... More 

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Thank MellKel
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Wait staff was wonderful about accommodating our large group. Food came out fast. Amazing waffles. Waitresses are super nice and my kids had a blast. Oh, and my husband had the factory skillet with the chicken gyro meat. It was amazing. We will be back!!

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Thank wanderingtammy
MO
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451 reviews
364 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Liked the other, but this has better service and the lunch of cobb salad for $5.75, which was huge, was not only very good, but a bargain. The blue burger and side salad was also a big hit with the hubbie. It was a Sunday at noon, and it was really hoppin'. Can't wait to go back for breakfast. My... More 

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Thank Akumalholic
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Absolutely, hands-down, the best breakfast in town. Whether you eat at this location in the Old Factory or at the Factory 2 location, you won't be disappointed. Service is fast, food is great, and prices are good.

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Thank John A
Perryville, Missouri
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I love this place and the Factory Diner II. They have Greek omelets and I always get them. They remind me of Bill's on the boardwalk at Atlantic City. I have only gotten breakfast but the lunch items I've seen look great. The price is good too.

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Thank dizzydeb102
Farmington, Missouri
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Unique place to eat. Best for breakfast. Very good omlets. Have not ate there for lunch. Sometimes friendlier than others. Better and friendlier than Factory 2

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Thank Larry R
Farmington, MO
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

When they first opened they had really good food, but the last few times I have been, they aren't that great. I also have seen that they do not treat their employees very well either. They do have good prices and the food is decent, but I would prefer to support a business that supports their employees; if they did... More 

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Thank danag03
Farmington, Missouri
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I've ate here several times and the food has been delicious and very reasonably priced. Lots of items on the menu to choose from whether you want breakfast, or lunch. They closed around 3 pm.

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Thank Ruth M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
Monday
06:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:00
Thursday
06:30 - 15:00
Friday
06:30 - 15:00
Saturday
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 W 1st St, Farmington, MO 63640-2528
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Farmington
  • Phone Number: +1 573-760-0208

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?