Diner - 2012 Winners

Published Aug 29, 2012

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

2012 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 you. It..." 

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4701 Ruffin Rd San Diego CA 92123
2012 Runner-Up

2. D. Z. Akin's Restaurant and Delicatessen

Voters Love

"This place is so nice after a walk around Lake Murray. I have a favorite waiter, he reminds me of the Raymond guy on..."  via Tracy S.

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6930 Alvarado Rd San Diego CA 92120
2012 Finalist

3. BLD's at Valley View Casino & Hotel

Voters Love

"I alway get the salmon. It is not over cooked and moist. Chef will give you different sides. I have tried seven other..."  via meilin

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16300 Nyemii Pass Rd Valley Center CA 92082
2012 Finalist

4. San Diego Chicken Pie Shop

Voters Love

"My parents first took me here after a night in the hospital (I fell out of a tree) when I was 10 yrs old, I love eating here..."  via Marie G.

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2633 El Cajon Blvd San Diego CA 92104
2012 Finalist

5. Rudford's Restaurant

Voters Love

"A wonderful place to have breakfast anytime! Love the comfort food. It is not everywhere you can find a good Liver and..."  via Jocelyn J.

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2900 El Cajon Blvd San Diego CA 92104
Contest Overview
  • 125,741
    Total Votes
  • 44,517
  • 136

The 2012 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 125,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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