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The Palace Diner

194 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1357
+1 845-473-1576
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
194 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1357
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

I once again tried a meal at this local diner but against was poor. I ordered a panini. I guess they don't know the meaning of a panini PRESS ! or CARMELIZED onions. It was nothing as I expected and as other panini are in...More

Thank NYAnge53
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I have eaten at a lot of diners in NYS and so far this is my favorite and I think it will be hard to beat. Service from several wonderful ladies was excellent. We were there for a while having a little reunion and they...More

Thank NCRedhead105
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This restaurant was clean and roomy. It was well themed. The combination appetizer is not worth the money. Portions were not worth it. However the main dish portions were great! The burgers were great and the Grown Up Mac and Cheese was delicious!!

Thank Tamba5
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The menu, wow! Plenty of choices for every palate from the simple to the sinful and everything in between! Fast and speedy with a smile always!

Thank KEP12538
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I always want to try something different, but always end up getting the french toast, it's hard to pass up! I've tried bites of other things on the menu, and can say it was all good!

Thank HappyHelloHowdy
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Love going to diners. This one clearly expanded over the years with a much larger dining area. 5 pm dinner on a Sunday was fairly busy. There was a party in one of the dining areas. But the service did not seem to be slowed...More

Thank JoyceInVA
Reviewed 17 March 2016

The food here is very very good, with that back home taste. You get a good amount for your money. I've eaten here many times and have never been disappointed.

Thank Bill_Haag
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

So, while I would be willing to try this place again I was not pleased with my visit. The service was abissmably slow and it wasn't really busy. The food I ordered tasted like it all came from a can, of which I ordered the...More

Thank Leeman7957
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Although interior is "A-Typical" Diner interior, the food is really good. Omelette's, Club Sandwiches, Fried anything. All is good.

Thank cerveza930
Reviewed 16 February 2016

There are few places that match the Palace Diner. Good food, good service, clean place. What more could you ask for? We have been here for breakfast many times and each time it is an excellent meal.

Thank John G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1357
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-473-1576
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