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Charlie's Diner

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American, Diner
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510 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052
+1 716-655-0282
07:00 - 13:00
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Sun 07:00 - 13:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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Lancaster, New York
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice diner. Typical breakfast fare. Plenty of food and delicious. Nothing spectacular, just down home food and atmsophere.

Thank OldFart565
Buffalo, New York
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little diner with a country type setting inside. I had basted eggs, delicious, fresh Rye toast and mashed potatoes. I wasn't interested in home fries so I asked for mashed to substitute. The answer: Sure ! A simple gesture like that goes a long way with me. The service was quick and Shannon, the waitress, was sweet and laughed... More 

Thank jmtgoswald
East Amherst, New York
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141 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The place is not a diner but a restaurant. It's typical Western New York Greek food and average at best. The place can be noisy at times. We were a party of 4 adults and 3 children. We were seated promptly. The food came out in 3 different stages, with a least 3-5 minutes in between. Some of us were... More 

Thank YankeeRalph
East Aurora, New York
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Wonderful for breakfast, pie, and other diner meals. Friday fish frys. Milkshakes. An East Aurora classic and stomping ground.

Thank mlcrowell
Buffalo, NY
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2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Husband and I stopped for lunch @2:00pm. Not super busy a few days after Christmas. Seated quickly, waitress was very unfriendly. Ordered two sandwiches and a cup of soup. Waited 15 minutes, soup came out and right behind it the sandwiches. Never asked if everything was ok nor if we needed anything else. Place is known for there pies but... More 

Thank sanz1168
Buffalo, New York
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Always great food, fast and bottomless cup of coffee...that's all that ever needs to be said about Charlie's ! Will be back for certain

Thank LittleJeffyD
West Seneca, New York
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Just happened on Charlie's Diner when we were in the area. It's a great little quaint place to have lunch. Food was made to perfection. Really enjoyed it, and will be back again.

Thank pjmust214
Honeoye Falls, New York
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We were greeted by a friendly staff as we walked in the door. We could seat ourselves and did in very cushy seats. The lunch menu is quite eclectic. Lots of burger alternatives, sandwiches and big sandwiches including clubs, a couple of melts, and both turkey or beef reubens. I had the tuna melt. It came with fries which I... More 

Thank theljd
Lyman, South Carolina
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We didn't really know what to expect when we went to Charlie's. We entered in the front onto the porch..keep in mind this is a house converted into a restaurant, and the stairs are quite steep. I have trouble with balance, so it was a little difficult for me, especially with people entering and exiting at the same time. We... More 

Thank hodgecarol
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187 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Was here recently for breakfast. It was delish. Good coffee. Great server. Nice atmosphere. Sat outside on the front porch. Will definitely return.

Thank scp427

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 716-655-0282

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