Diner - Best of 2011

Published Sep 6, 2011

Hot coffee, overstuffed omelettes and a tall stack of pancakes. What is your favorite diner?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. Studio Diner

Voters Love

"Large Portions, reasonable prices, cute waitresses, good service and if they mess it up they're happy to redo it for..." via Mark L.

Find It
4701 Ruffin Rd San Diego CA 92123
  • Studio Diner, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, Diner, Burger, 4701 Ruffin Rd Kearny Mesa San Diego CA 92123
    Nominee for: Diner, Breakfast
    4701 Ruffin Rd, Kearny Mesa San Diego, CA
  • Ruby's Diner, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 1640 Camino Del Rio N, #360p San Diego CA 92108
    Nominee for: Diner
    1640 Camino Del Rio N, #360p, Mission Valley San Diego, CA
  • Chicken Pie Diner, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 14727 Pomerado Rd Poway CA 92064
    Nominee for: Diner
    14727 Pomerado Rd, Poway Poway, CA
  • San Diego Chicken Pie Shop, Cheap Eats, Diner, 2633 El Cajon Blvd  San Diego, CA 92104
    Nominee for: Diner
    2633 El Cajon Blvd, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Rudford's Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Food, Diner, Coffee Shop, 2900 El Cajon Blvd University Heights San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: Diner
    2900 El Cajon Blvd, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Brian's American Eatery, Cheap Eats, Sandwich Shop, Breakfast, Diner, 1451 Washington St San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Diner, Sandwich Shop
    1451 Washington St, San Diego, CA
  • D. Z. Akin's Restaurant and Delicatessen, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Specialty Food and Drink, Sandwich Shop, Breakfast, Brunch, Bakery, Desserts, Diner, 6930 Alvarado Rd San Diego CA 92120
    6930 Alvarado Rd, San Diego, CA
  • Harry's Coffee Shop, Cheap Eats, Diner, 7545 Girard Ave La Jolla CA 92037
    Nominee for: Diner
    7545 Girard Ave, La Jolla, CA
  • Johnny's R Family Restaurant, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 2611 El Cajon Blvd San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: Diner
    2611 El Cajon Blvd, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    3825 Mission Ave, Oceanside Oceanside, CA
  • Night and Day Cafe, Cheap Eats, Diner, 847 Orange Ave Coronado Coronado CA 92118
    Nominee for: Diner
    847 Orange Ave, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    979 Orange Ave, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • Location
    13. Money Pit
    Nominee for: Diner
    1360 E Mission Rd, San Marcos, CA
  • Center City Cafe, Cheap Eats, Diner, Breakfast, 2680 S Escondido Blvd Escondido CA 92025
    Nominee for: Diner, Breakfast
    2680 S Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    5465 Lake Murray Blvd, La Mesa La Mesa, CA
  • BLD's at Valley View Casino & Hotel, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Diner, Breakfast, New American, 16300 Nyemii Pass Rd Valley Center CA 92082
    Nominee for: Diner
    16300 Nyemii Pass Rd, Valley Center, CA
  • The Old Townhouse Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, 4941 Newport Ave Ocean Beach San Diego CA 92194
    Nominee for: Breakfast, Diner
    4941 Newport Ave, Ocean Beach San Diego, CA
  • Lakeside Cafe, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Diner, New American, 12212 Woodside Avenue Lakeside CA
    Nominee for: Diner, New American
    12212 Woodside Avenue, Lakeside, CA
  • Joe's Pizza, Cheap Eats, Pizza, 3755 murphy canyon rd  Kearny Mesa San diego CA 92123
    Nominee for: Pizza, Diner
    3755 murphy canyon rd , Kearny Mesa San diego, CA
  • Hotdogs@428, Cheap Eats, Hot Dog, 428 G St Gaslamp San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Hot Dog, Diner
    428 G St, Downtown San Diego, CA
  • Corvette Diner, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 3946 5th Ave San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Burger, Diner
    3946 5th Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    28870 Old Highway 80, Descanso, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    6030 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA
  • Shirley's Kitchen, Cheap Eats, Diner, Breakfast, 7118 University Ave La Mesa La Mesa CA 91942
    Nominee for: Diner
    7118 University Ave, La Mesa La Mesa, CA
  • Jag's Grill and Spirits, Cheap Eats, Diner, 29000 Lilac Rd Valley Center CA 92082
    Nominee for: Diner
    29000 Lilac Rd, Valley Center, CA
Contest Overview
  • 138,153
    Total Votes
  • 67,272
    Voters
  • 134
    Winners

The 2011 10news.com's A-List awards are based on more than 138,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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