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Starliner Diner

4121 Main St, Hilliard, OH 43026-1501
+1 614-529-1198
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“plantains” (26 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (13 reviews)
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American, Latin, Diner, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4121 Main St, Hilliard, OH 43026-1501
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love Starliner Diner. It's got a great atmosphere, amazing food and wonderful service. The Jambalaya is a favorite as is the Cuban Sandwich.

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great atmosphere, great patio and the food is great. Not your normal everday fare. I'd say breakfast is the best, probably the best in all of central Ohio. Lunch and dinner are also fabulous but breakfast is my favorite.

Thank tanyam977
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Ordered the Breakfast Burrito comes with home fries. On Saturday and Sunday they serve breakfast till 3:00pm. It was an excellent burrito, others in our group had the Cuban Sandwiches and the Grilled Cajun Chicken Salads. Everyone was pleased with it all. The service was...More

Thank Bigo1952
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Yummy food. Did the Cuban and Southwest salad. Definitely recommended this place. Nice friendly service.

Thank Nate H
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

A coworker recommended this place to us and we are happy we tried it! After a long hike, a friend and I went here for a well deserved meal. All of the food around us looked delicious. The portions were huge for the price. I...More

Thank TravelerGal123
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Met a friend for lunch and was very pleasantly impressed. Ordered the popular Cuban sandwich (huge) with a side of fried plantains (a taste sensation). The sandwich was perfectly roasted with loads of pork, gooey cheese, pickles and mustard. The fried plantains were sweet and...More

Thank travljunkie51
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This is definitely a restaurant worth visiting. The decor lends a "dive" appearance, but that just adds to its charm. The food is delicious! I had the catfish with black beans and vegetables; the best I have ever eaten. The service is wonderful; attentive but...More

Thank Regina A
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We are longtime regulars at Starliner Diner in Hilliard. We usually come for breakfast or brunch but occasionally come for dinner. Tonight we had dinner. I enjoyed the grilled Cajun chicken salad. My friend had the BBQ chicken pizza. Both were very good as are...More

Thank ColumbusJewel
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Ok, not technically in Columbus, but the metro C-Bus area has morphed together and there are lots of venues that make it probable you're in the orbit of the Starliner. The food is Latin -- sometimes a bit more Cuban, sometimes a bit more South...More

Thank Lester G
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try a new breakfast place and kept hearing about Starliner. With a family of 7 we are use to long waits, but as busy as they were (11:00 am on a sunday) we only waited 10-15 min. Everything is ran very efficiently...More

Thank JenniferW1110
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Monica W
16 January 2017|
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Response from kerstinpalmer | Reviewed this property |
21 May 2016|
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Response from Constantine S |
Their breakfast is fantastic. They have a standard menu, and not always on it but orderable is Cuban French toast
Wendy R
7 November 2015|
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Response from sealife43081 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I would guess they do. Alot of the dishes are mostly meats and vegetables. You would have to check their menu. They also have alot of specials and they could probably make you something that was.
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4121 Main St, Hilliard, OH 43026-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Hilliard
  • Phone Number: +1 614-529-1198
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