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American, Diner
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1316 Locust Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-1436
+1 304-366-3158
08:00 - 13:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 13:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here all the time and love it!! It's like the breakfast version of Cheers... Tim and staff have a great business. My husband has eaten there since college, I started eating there with him 12 years ago. Great friendly atmosphere and the food is fantastic. I read the reviews that said "it was like something you made at... More 

Thank Jody A
Morgantown, West Virginia
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Possibly the best western omelet I've eaten. Opted for the homemade bread which was really good but a little pricey. Service was great, food was great. Definitely would eat here again.

Thank rite2bhappy
Fairmont, West Virginia
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Excellent breakfast menu. Ample servings. Restaurant needs remodeled, but no one notices because the food and service are so good. Try their homemade bread toast.

Thank Diane H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I have gone to McAteers since I was in college. That has been along time, I graduated from Fairmont State in 67. I hasn't changed a lick. My wife and I had breakfast there this past week and it good but nothing special and that is ok for the regulars. Average price for breakfast is about $6 and that usually... More 

Thank nute26
Fairmont WV
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

A very busy place for sure food is wonderful staff keeps the place hopping owner also very involved refilling out coffee don't miss this one

Thank Maplebooster
Morgantown, West Virginia
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

A popular place for FSU faculty to have breakfast, this well established eatery is across the street from the university and community college.

Thank misspriss8888
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Big breakfast today. Had the meat lovers breakfast with hot coffee. Covered the majority of the plate, I was unable to finish it. Server was quick and the owner was checking on everyone. It is nice to be care for at this level. Excellent.

Thank Gary M
Cincinnati, Ohio
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374 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

Definitely feels like a place where the locals eat. Nothing fancy but good tasting basic meals served by a friendly staff.

Thank Denny G
Cross Lanes, West Virginia
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

Love the small town feel of this little diner. The staff was super friendly and the food was delicious. Get there early on Sundays though as they are only open until 1pm, but definitely worth it!! Delicious!

Thank Cricky1969
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

I love everything about McAteer's! Great food! Great service! Great prices!!! You can't go wrong with McAteers! I've never had anything I didn't like while visiting and everything is very fresh!

Thank Mrs_Kisner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1316 Locust Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-1436
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Fairmont
  • Phone Number: +1 304-366-3158

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