Sometimes we all just need to slow down and take a trip down Memory Lane. One of the best ways to enjoy a blast from the past is to eat at an old-fashioned diner. These 10 diners in Pennsylvania will take you back to a simpler time when diners were all the rage.
1. Summit Diner – 791 N Center Avenue, Somerset, PA 15501
Experience a Somerset tradition since 1960 when you have breakfast, lunch, or dinner at the Summit Diner. Browse the extensive menu that features such favorite dishes as double cheeseburgers, grilled cheese, hot dogs, meatloaf, and southern fried chicken. Stop by the Summit Diner in Somerset daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
2. Donna’s Diner – 10 W State Street, Sharon, PA 16146
Relive the 50s - or experience it for the first time - when you step inside Donna's Diner in Sharon. The picturesque diner - the self-professed home of the Winnerburger - serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Peruse a menu that boasts such traditional meals as the Road Runner Reuben, the Dixie hot dog, and the Elvis, a peanut butter, banana, and bacon sandwich. Enjoy your trip down Memory Lane at Donna's Diner, which welcomes guests daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
3. DJ’s Taste of the 50’s – 2410 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602
Grab a seat at the counter - or opt for a booth - at DJ's Taste of the 50's. Stop by for breakfast or lunch, choosing from such dishes as the Zinger (scrambled eggs with hash browns) or the Doo Wop, a traditional burger. DJ's Taste of the 50's welcomes guests Thursday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through February 18. After that, the diner resumes its normal hours: Monday and Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Wednesday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
4. Wimpy & Dee’s Diner – 5051 Horseshoe Pike Honey Brook, PA 19344
Bring in your classic car when Wimpy & Dee's Diner hosts its popular Car Cruise. Or, just visit anytime you want an old-fashioned good meal, such as burgers, hot dogs, liver and onions, and roast beef. Visit Wimpy & Dee's Diner Sunday through Wednesday from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Thursday through Saturday from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
5. Dubois Diner – 150 W DuBois Avenue, DuBois, PA 15801
Soak in the 60s when you stop by the Dubois Diner where you'll discover a vast array of delicious menu items. In fact, Dubois Diner hosts an All You Can Eat Brunch Buffet Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., an All You Can Eat Pasta Bar on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., and a Home Choice Buffet on Fridays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dubois Diner welcomes guests Sunday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
6. Village Diner – 268 Route 6 & 209, Milford, PA 18337
Join the countless diners who make the Village Diner in Milford a regular spot to eat. The authentic 50's diner features a delicious menu of homemade soups, handmade burgers, wraps, and traditional sandwiches...and that's just the tip of the virtual iceberg. Plan to dine at the Village Diner Sunday through Thursday from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
7. Queen City Diner – 1801 Lehigh Street, Allentown, PA 18103
Diners have enjoyed breakfast, lunch, and dinner any time at the Queen City Diner since 1995. The charming 1950s diner features an impressive menu with such dishes as omelettes, country eggs Benedict, and stuffed French toast. Get your diner fix at Queen City Diner 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
8. Dolly’s Diner – 1849 East 3rd Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
Go to Dolly's Diner hungry because you'll be treated to large portions, especially if you order the pancakes. Other popular dishes include French toast, creamed dried beef over biscuits, and omelets. Indulge in an old-fashioned meal at Dolly's Diner in Williamsport daily from 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9. Hawley Diner – 302 Main Avenue, Hawley, PA 18428
Embrace a quaint dining experience when you visit Hawley Diner where you'll have your choice of a range of breakfast and lunch dishes, such as omelets, burgers, hot dogs, ham and Swiss, and grilled cheese. Stop by the Hawley Diner Monday through Saturday from 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
10. Kuppy’s Diner – 12 Brown Street, Middletown, PA 17057
Diners have been flocking to Kuppy's Diner for more than 20 years, to experience such popular dishes as scrapple, home fries, and crab Benedict. Kuppy's Diner welcomes guests Tuesday through Saturday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.