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Northside Diner

100 N Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2426
+1 219-926-9040
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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6:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
100 N Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2426
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have went there numerous times, lately it has gone downhill. Today we were near so we stopped. My hash browns were so hard you couldn't eat them. The chopped steak was at the point of being spoiled. So I go to pay and asked...More

Thank ChristieS370
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped for breakfast while in town for the market, and you can tell they are popular as they were very busy. But, as we stand waiting patiently for an open table, not once were we acknowledge; no hello, no good morning, no welcome, therefore...More

Thank MrsWiz2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped in Chesterton for lunch on our way to the Dunes Beach with our grandchildren. Our server was good with the children, and she was friendly and efficient. We all had burgers and fries. The kids’ meals include drinks and extras. The vintage diner...More

Thank LZfaye
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Found this diner on Trip Advisor! Yum! The menu had so many choices for breakfast/lunch! Us girls settled on hotcakes/sausage/hashbrowns ...but my husband tried an All Meat Nest! Wow! Incredibly delicious! Our waitress was a “local” young lady with lots of charm and willingness to...More

Thank KimO279
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The Northside Diner is a wonderful little place that serves breakfast and lunch. It is small but don't let that fool you! It is great food and service. They also recently won an award for being the best place for breakfast in the area so...More

2  Thank Sandysisland
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a small restaurant, with atmosphere and yummy food. It is in quaint downtown Chesterton. Plate size yummy pancakes and eggs in a nest of hashbrowns are just a couple of their specialties.

Thank Lynmac52
Reviewed 29 November 2017

The atmosphere reminds me of the local neighborhood eatery - you feel like family when you walk through the door. Very 1960's style with excellent breakfast menu selections - the waitresses make you feel like you are family and your coffee cup never goes down...More

Thank Rae Ann P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Nobody seated us. We grabbed our own table. The menu was okay. The food was good. The plates of food came out one at a time. By the time the 4th person got their food the 1st one was finished. Very busy on Sunday morning.

1  Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Listening to the trains go by often can be a good or bad thing, depends on you. Diner decor is tacky 50's wanabe. They tried. Small, compact, Mom type place. Our kind of place GREAT food, nice servers, very clean. If you're having breakfast go...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

When you walk in, you step back in time. I immediately knew that it would be a 50's place as soon as I saw the old fashioned jukebox in the door. Pictures of celebrities of the time adorn the wall and the menu had an...More

Thank Thomas P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 N Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2426
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton
  • Phone Number: +1 219-926-9040
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