Diner - Best of 2016

Published May 18, 2016

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

Winner
2016 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.

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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
  • 4.167
    Nominee for: Diner
    6930 Alvarado Rd, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Rudford's Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Diner, Breakfast, 2900 El Cajon Blvd University Heights San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: Diner
    2900 El Cajon Blvd, University Heights San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    979 Orange Ave, Coronado Coronado, 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
  • Nominee for: Diner
    1360 E Mission Rd, World Map San Marcos, CA
  • Harry's Coffee Shop, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, Diner, 7545 Girard Ave World Map San Diego CA 92037
    Nominee for: Diner, Breakfast
    7545 Girard Ave, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Lil B's Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Diner, 2611 El Cajon Boulevard  San Diego, CA 92104
    Nominee for: Diner
    2611 El Cajon Boulevard, North Park San Diego, 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
    5465 Lake Murray Blvd, La Mesa La Mesa, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    150 S Acacia Ave, Solana Beach, 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
  • Lakeside Cafe, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Diner, New American, 12212 Woodside Avenue Lakeside CA
    Nominee for: Diner, New American
    12212 Woodside Avenue, Lakeside, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    3825 Mission Ave, Oceanside Oceanside, CA
  • Ranch House Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, Diner, Burger, 11510 Woodside Ave # F Santee CA
    Nominee for: Diner, Breakfast
    11510 Woodside Ave # F, Santee, 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
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    28870 Old Highway 80, Descanso, 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
  • City Delicatessen, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, Diner, 535 University Ave Hillcrest San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Diner, Breakfast
    535 University Ave, Hillcrest 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
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    6030 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Diner
    3949 Ohio St, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Nominee for: Diner
    535 University Avenue, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Nominee for: Diner
    997 West San Marcos Boulevard, San Marcos, CA
Contest Overview
  • 45,628
    Total Votes
  • 29,137
    Voters
  • 153
    Winners

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