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Sykes Diner

202 2nd Ave W, Kalispell, MT 59901-4488
+1 406-257-4304
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pie” (16 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
202 2nd Ave W, Kalispell, MT 59901-4488
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place.... exceptional in every way! Good - outstanding! Service - top notch! And... a fun place! Pretty much a throwback to better times!!!

Thank Grouch82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As Canadians in our sixties, my wife and I fondly remember the days when we’d visit the States and be wow’d by the portions and the prices. Well Syke’s Diner took us back to those days! Well maybe with the exchange rate being what it...More

Thank FootlooseWithKids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading other reviews decided to give Sykes a try. Am I glad we did!!! We seated ourselves and the waitress came over immediately and got our drink order. Shortly thereafter our orders were taken. The sweet tea is as good as the South. Food...More

Thank dtmarshall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful lunch we had. This cozy diner had more room inside than I expected. Staff were friendly and my water glass and coffee cup were never empty. Patrons were a nice mix of couples and families. Western art work tastefully displayed. But the...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wait is well worth it here! The service was really great, friendly and attentive staff, but the food was the real star. It tastes homemade and I am still thinking about it! Will make a trip back here for sure!

Thank Kaitlyne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed eating here. The waitress was somewhat indifferent (very busy) but got the job done. My wife and I enjoyed the food, it was delivered in a timely manner and we enjoyed it. It was a weekend (Saturday morning) and was busy with other...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had read about this place and decided to go for breakfast. They have 10 cent cup of coffee early in the a.m. if you spend a certain amount and it wasn't much. The menu was vast, they gave you an enormous amount of food...More

Thank seqtraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I always order the special. You are guaranteed to receive a wonderful breakfast that is nearly impossible to finish. Great service, great food, and a darned good 10 cent cup of coffee.

Thank HBDoug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now this you have to see to believe. the staff is great the meals are huge and delicious, what is not to like about one of the oldest and most reliable places in kalispell,, may be a wait as so many love this place!! Bring...More

Thank anthonyrI9795ST
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place with good food and fast service! It was a convenient walk from our hostel so we are here a few times, every time was great!

Thank halechr
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Linda B
1 January 2015|
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Response from echolakeguy | Property representative |
Linda, what we do is on Thanksgiving day we have provide an excellent classic Thanksgiving meal to anyone who wants one and we do not charge anything for it. It's a great meal in which we serve approximately 700-800 in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 2nd Ave W, Kalispell, MT 59901-4488
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Kalispell
  • Phone Number: +1 406-257-4304
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Sykes is a local trademark of the Kalispell area that was established in 1897! We're the home of the ten cent cup of coffee, and we make sure to say that loud and proud. Join us for a great atmosphere and some downhome cookin'.
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