You Can’t Go Wrong With A Meal At This Iconic Corner Diner In Kentucky

When it comes to diners and dives, one must typically have low expectations for things like fancy decor and innovative menu items. However, when it comes to tasty classic dishes and comfortable, laid back ambiance, expectations are usually met. Such is the case with the iconic Pepper Pod Restaurant, a corner diner in Newport. The 24-hour hole-in-the-wall, beloved dive continues to feed hungry visitors and you can’t go wrong with a meal here at any time of the day.

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One thing to keep in mind if you choose to visit Pepper Pod – there is a smoking section. You can definitely smell the smoke in every part of the restaurant, but most visitors can look past that (if that bothers you), in exchange for delicious food and a vintage diner experience.

Have you eaten at Pepper Pod? Share your thoughts with us in the comments! Pepper Pod is located at 703 Monmouth St. Newport, KY 41071.

For more classic diners throughout Kentucky, check out our previous article here.