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Silver Diner

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Fairfax
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  • Vivek R.
    "For something different, try the Bison Huevos Rancheros!"(4 Tips)
    CJ W.
    ""Uncle Vinnie" the waiter ROCKS!! Great menu + Great..."(2 Tips)
    Steve J.
    "The peanut butter chocolate shake and the pecan pancakes are divine!"(7 Tips)
    Tom F.
    "Awesome breakfast and friendly staff."(7 Tips)
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  • Jason H.
    Jason HaynieOctober 17, 2015
    Best sausage gravy we have had at a restaurant yet. Also a very delicious burger. Strong coffee, excellent service and low wait time. Definitely will be back.
  • Jonny W.
    Jonny WilliamsApril 6, 2013
    Very friendly staff, great music selection at the jukebox, and a very expansive menu. The crabcakes and tartar sauce are amazing!!
  • Matt
    MattAugust 16, 2015
    Club sammich was tasty, very filling. I really liked the bread.
  • Steve J.
    Steve JJune 1, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Awesome diner! The peanut butter chocolate shake and the pecan pancakes are divine! Service great too.
  • Err S.
    Err ScottJanuary 27, 2013
    The menu is so diverse and creative. And the workers are like a well oiled machine. And yes, the hype about uncle vinny is true. Such a gentleman.
  • Carl D.
    Carl De La CruzJune 21, 2013
    Summer citrus salad is one of the best I've gas. Always plenty of mango and strawberry left toward the end.
  • Dave K.
    Dave KramerDecember 23, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Leave a tip? I sure did... Maria is a great server, always brings a smile with every trip to the table.
  • David W.
    David WilderSeptember 29, 2017
    Before 11am, juice & coffee are included in the price of the meal. But, this is no “diner”. Be prepared to pay like any other restaurant & 2x more than a Waffle House.
  • Patrick R.
    Patrick RDecember 20, 2014
    Banana stuffed French toast & goat cheese omelette are a must!
  • Sam M.
    Sam MartinMarch 5, 2013
    Waffle with pork sausage and a chocolate milkshake no whip cream. French fries are good too.
  • Vivek R.
    Vivek RamgopalMay 19, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    For something different, try the Bison Huevos Rancheros!
  • Leija D.
    Leija DeLisiMay 9, 2013
    Tried the new quinoa coconut pancakes... too much coconut, don't hold together very well. Won't order those again.
  • Leighanna M.
    Leighanna MontgomeryOctober 27, 2015
    I always get a chocolate milkshake and French fries... SOOO good! 😋
  • Doug G.
    Doug GrillsNovember 12, 2013
    Always good food. And you can't beat all-day breakfast!!
  • Mike S.
    Mike SmithJanuary 12, 2014
    "Bison huevos rancheros" are horrible. One fried egg and some dry ground up bison meat. Blech. Burgers, steaks, even the meatloaf is better.I miss the greasy spoon menu, however.Too much organic junk.
  • CJ W.
    CJ WallingtonMay 13, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    "Uncle Vinnie" the waiter ROCKS!! Great menu + Great service = many return visits.
  • David W.
    David WrigleySeptember 9, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Sit at counter, and get the best server Vinny. Only there in am.
  • CJ W.
    CJ WallingtonOctober 21, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Take the strawberries over the home fries for breakfast. Nice change of pace.
  • Michelle
    MichelleJune 18, 2012
    Server recommended Cinnamon Sour cream for the biscuits...oh em gee good!!
  • Aaron H.
    Aaron HairstonMarch 8, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The Signature Veggie chili is great, especially on a cold night! Good stuff!!
  • Tom F.
    Tom FullerApril 18, 2012
    Awesome breakfast and friendly staff. Highly recommend.
  • Lelita
    LelitaMarch 4, 2014
    I would skip this place and just go to the grocery store. I tried ordering an omelet with broccoli and they were going to charge me just to cut it. Wtf?? PASS. I went to Cheesecake factory instead.
  • Raakin R.
    Raakin RollAugust 27, 2016
    They have good quality meat unlike other diners
  • Ken C.
    Ken CampJuly 31, 2014
    Good food and inexpensive. Nice experience
  • Wayne R.
    Wayne RashDecember 10, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Try the roasted veggies. They're great.
  • Lynna G.
    Lynna G.March 15, 2014
    All the food is fresh, so you have lots to choose from.
  • Howard D.
    Howard DorfmanJuly 31, 2011
    The bacon egg cheese on a sub roll was really great
  • Jason W.
    Jason WhiteJune 3, 2013
    OK experience. Food was fine - nothing overly special and nothing overly terrible. Veggies were way over-seasoned, but that could have been a one-time thing. Neutella and Banana shake was good.
  • Anthony b.
    Anthony brawnerJune 1, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the Bison Huevos Rancheros.... Amazing!
  • Mike D.
    Mike DawoudMay 28, 2013
    The Egg Benedict is really good.
  • Island7007 L.
    Island7007 LyfeApril 5, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the seasonal dishes
  • Mary M.
    Mary MJuly 11, 2014
    Noha was great! Great food. (:
  • Lindsey
    LindseyAugust 16, 2015
    Peppermint patty shake was so good!
  • Steve
    SteveFebruary 5, 2012
    110% guaranteed - if the order is just a little bit wrong, free entree coupon!
  • Astryd D.
    Astryd DotySeptember 25, 2016
    Fun , good service, good food
  • John B.
    John BarrettaOctober 29, 2014
    Quality food and family friendly
  • Mike S.
    Mike SmithMarch 2, 2013
    Ugh, too much healthy stuff, this place has really changed, even the damned ketchup is organic! :'( #GrumpyOldMan
  • christopher F.
    christopher FennerAugust 15, 2013
    Try the bison huevos rancheros!
  • FooBar7
    FooBar7February 18, 2012
    Don't forget to play the jukebox at your table!
  • Walt B.
    Walt BellSeptember 9, 2016
    Great breakfast meeting spot!
  • Dan
    DanJune 2, 2011
    Nice place, they use all local produce and local meat
  • Jeffrey D.
    Jeffrey DavisJune 10, 2016
    Atmosphere. Food. Service.
  • Cyn T.
    Cyn TeeJuly 22, 2012
    Home fries are amazing!
  • Pat M.
    Pat MoranMay 20, 2015
    Good diner fare.
  • Thadeus D.
    Thadeus DukeAugust 29, 2013
    +1 on Bison Juevos Rancheros
  • Pete G.
    Pete GibsonNovember 9, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Ask Noha what to get
  • Joe C.
    Joe COctober 26, 2011
    Great food reasonable priced
  • Nikhil P.
    Nikhil PrakashMarch 23, 2014
    chai latte shake.. yum!
  • becca g.
    becca gibsonAugust 7, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Crab chowder!
  • James M.
    James McCabeMay 8, 2012
    See Uncle Vinny on the morning shift
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