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No Whiner Diner

1801 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6517
+1 575-234-2815
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
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American, Diner
1801 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6517
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although we have not been for many years, we thoroughly enjoyed our meals here. The food was very good and the service was too. In fact, even though this is a sit down restaurant, the service is quicker than some of the fast food places...More

Thank Patticoke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eating at the "No Whiner Diner" is a lot like eating at Grandma's house. Great sandwiches and home made soups, with fresh salads and plenty of fries and slaw. Their food is as pleasing to behold as it is to eat. They also offer 1/2...More

Thank Dana B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a good diner to eat at if you just want a sandwich or some homemade soup or if your hungry meatloaf, shrimp chicken Alfredo and lots of other menu choices are available and all good eats. The owner and the staff are friendly

Thank markwilson724
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not the best Diner we ever ate at. Cute name though! We opted for Pastrami and Turkey melts, which were OK. The soup was barely warm, and pretty bland to boot. The prices are OK, and we generally prefer to go to diners instead of...More

Thank CCMH
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Nothing fancy here, just old fashioned dinner style cooking. Great service nice local atmosphere family friendly. Reminds me of diner style food

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This place has a really cute and folksy feel to it - the menu was a lot of fun - we ordered the soup of the day, and a half sandwich. Everything was really good, very inexpensive, and the service was good, too. A very...More

Thank Lstew55
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Nice inside, nice servers, food was meh. Not a lot of flavor and small portions. I don't think I will go back.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Decent enough food for low prices but just don't get chicken on your salad. No joke, it is so rubbery it's like chewing a sponge. I've eaten my share of chicken nuggets but this was bad enough that, when I gave my hubby a bite,...More

Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We visited this restaurant upon the recommendation of our motel proprietor and were very satisfied. The fare iincludes basic American specialities, sandwiches and salads at very reasonable prices for the quality and portion sizes. The service was very personable and great, too. Our food was...More

Thank navajodali
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Good food, reasonable prices, friendly people, excellent service, what more can you say? Best onion rings ever!

Thank MauiChocolate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6517
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-234-2815
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