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Denny's

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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205 E Nugget Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5820
+1 775-359-9053
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Sparks, Nevada, United States
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65 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We come here often and the food is always cooked the same. The price is very reasonable and the service is always good even when it's very busy. They have breakfast specials all week long.

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Thank Martin O
Reno, Nevada
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150 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Service is very slow, food is fair but do not eat the peanut butter pie, it is horrible. The place needs to be cleaned.

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Thank Matilda Q
Reno NV
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79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I know the Denny's is not the first (or second) place you think of for burgers, but if you truly want it your way, this is the place. Starting with a hand made beef patty or a grilled chicken breast, you chose from three types of bun, three types of cheese, and nine or ten different toppings. You could eat... More 

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Thank JimN1261
Mission Viejo, California
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We have not visited a Denny's in many years. We had breakfast and were surprised at the variety and quality of food. The pancakes were very good and the egg dishes tasty. Great bargain menu also.

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Thank Walter H
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91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We were seated quickly and the place was jumping. Maria our waitress was full of smiles and very good at her job.she stopped to say food would be out shortly and regularly asked if anything she could get us. The food came out and she remembered my husband's milk (that most restaurants forget). My husband's breakfast was great, my chicken... More 

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Thank Lizlam
Cottonwood, California, United States
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56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Stopped on the way out of town. Quick and clean with good food. The waitress listened and was very nice.

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Thank Tanya W
Nevada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Most If The Time When My Family Goes Here A Wonderful Waitress And She Is Kind. Last Time We Went Here Everything Was Great. I Just Didn't Like The Fact She Was The Only One On The Floor. Otherwise Great Food Great Service.

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Thank Kaylee D
Reno, Nevada
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150 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

The place is rundown (has been for years), the service isn't great, some of the food is good, some not so much. Every now and then we try it since it's nearby and to see if it's improved...it never is!

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Thank Matilda Q
Saint Louis, Missouri
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126 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Slow service and terrible coffee. Old dry pancakes, cold eggs that are tasteless, need to get rid of the tasteless oil they fry things in and season while being cooked.

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Thank John B
Cincinnati
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We ate breakfast at this restaurant 3 times during our stay. We hadn't eaten at a Denny's in years, but decided to give it a try and are so glad we did! FAST, friendly service and everything we ate was wonderful! Highly recommend it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E Nugget Ave, Sparks, NV 89431-5820
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Sparks
  • Phone Number: +1 775-359-9053

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?