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Sage Diner

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25558 Lankford Hwy, Onley, VA 23418-3000
+1 757-787-9341
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Lewes, Delaware
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277 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast this morning and it was quite busy with a local crowd of people. Even with the amount of business they were doing, we were seated quickly and our waiter was prompt with our service. The food was then delivered rather quickly. The food wasn't anything that special but it was tasty and we were in... More 

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Thank 57RRoberts
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I actually went here about a year or 2 ago. I was in a group with 4 other people. None of them liked what they ordered. One person ordered the chicken and dumplings and then got diarrhea from it after we left. I got the eggplant parmesan and it was good. I ate leftovers for 2 days, too. The waiter... More 

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Thank goodnewsevery1
Suffolk, Virginia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

My dad loves to stop here on our way home from Dover, DE. We so enjoy the great food that we have had for lunch here. This time I got Tapioca pudding for desert that was wonderful. You can't find that in most restaurants. We will be stopping there again.

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Stopped here on way home from Fl and on way to Cape May ferry. Had a dinner at night and breakfast the next morning. Had the two for $17.99 dinner and it was pretty good. I had the meat loaf was typical diner meat loaf -good. Price was right. The next morning we went there for breakfast and was also... More 

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Thank Tom W
Westover, Maryland
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177 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Have enjoyed our past meals, but this stop it seems like it's starting to slip. Friday night and not crowded should be cause for concern, but they just aren't serving the same food they have in the past.. our server Angel was a gem, friendly, attentive and professional. I ordered a Greek salad which could only be considered a Greek... More 

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Thank Dave I
Norfolk, Virginia
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We met family for dinner here the day after Christmas. The Sage Diner was conveniently located right off Route 13 and the staff was very friendly. We had a large party and luckily they were able to seat us right away. The menu had lots of choices and everyone had something different. The food was good and lots to pick... More 

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Thank GrannyJenn
Onley, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 30 November 2016

nice place to eat with a few people or large groups , do not hath to wait very long to be seated, always a lot of people my age which is a senior citizen, my wife and i, very good food for the price and a lot of food

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Thank mdix2016
1 review
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Quick service and plenty of hot food. We had bacon, scrapple, sausage gravy with biscuits , pancakes, French toast, waffles and eggs. Everything was great including the prices.

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Thank Kim R
Seaside Heights, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner. Angel was awesome and food was great. Had the "Owner's Favorite" and he was very nice too!! First time having Turnip Greens and really enjoyed. Will go back again when passing thru!! Thank You

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Thank TKfromFla
Lancaster, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Sage diner is a very popular resturant. Always give you more than you can eat. Good quality food at great prices. Highly recommend it!

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25558 Lankford Hwy, Onley, VA 23418-3000
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Onley
  • Phone Number: +1 757-787-9341
Description
Great diner next to the Best Western. Looks like it is family-owned. Clean, good food, and people very friendly

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