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Johnny B's Glenmont Diner

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American, Diner
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21 Frontage Rd, Glenmont, NY 12077-4805
+1 518-434-3761
Sun 07:00 - 13:45
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for food: omelettes never disappoint (ask for "The Mark", a hidden menu item). Atmosphere is great, Johnny is just back from double knee surgery, and Patty is awesome. Service is great. The coffee is poor at best, you'll be happier with tea!

Thank urodawg
Colonie, New York
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We have stopped here couple of times. It was busy and staff is always friendly. We waited for a little while. Deco is very nostalgic, 50's style. You get plenty of food for money. I never have complaint, coffee can be a little stronger.

Thank Barretomjj
Albany, NY
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Have been going to Johnny B's since it took over from Glenmont diner. Never a disappointment. The very best Belgium waffles. Great omelettes. Johnny is very pleasant and engaging as are all the staff.

Rego Park, New York, United States
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134 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

While traveling up to Vermont we needed a place to stop for breakfast. After checking Google maps and our GPS we located Johnny B's Diner not too far off the highway. On the outside it looked like your typical stainless steel diner. The crowd waiting outside to get in was also a good sign. On the inside it was like... More 

1 Thank B_Skyscraper
Albany, New York
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89 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The teens love stopping at Johnny B's diner on Saturday and Sunday mornings. They love the breakfast.

2 Thank DaynaLove
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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396 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Large portions of good food are served to you by the friendly wait staff. We had breakfast there and were well satisfied. Interesting décor. No problem getting a seat and fast service.

1 Thank epuya
Albany, New York
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257 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The diner food was fine. Johnny B's Glenmont Diner is metal on the outside with booths & counter seating inside. I loved the kitschy 50s atmosphere in this old fashioned diner. There were 45 records on the ceiling & walls. They play 50s Oldies music (maybe some 60s as well) during the week & 70s music on the weekend. Heads... More 

1 Thank fba5
Auburn Hills, Michigan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Walking into Johnny B's is like walking on to the past!! Memorabilia all over the walls and ceiling! A galaxy menu will make it challenging to choose! Food is delicious and generous! Staff incredible and the very personal owner will share the history of this diner that actually was called the Glenmont diner in the 60's!! How do I know?... More 

1 Thank patriciao500
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Good place to visit for standard diner fare. Good prices and good taste. The place has local charm with good service. Could use minor improvement in cleanliness, with dusty blinds making one wonder how much attention is paid to those details. However, would recommend for good tasting food and nice options on the menu.

Thank Paul P
Albany, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The Hawaiian omelette is top-notch! Home fries are super good as is the coffee. I would have given 5 stars but I had a burger today and was disappointed. Stick to breakfast food & you'll be very satisfied!

Thank prayj

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 6 - USD 10
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Frontage Rd, Glenmont, NY 12077-4805
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Glenmont
  • Phone Number: +1 518-434-3761
Traditional American Diner serving Breakfast and Lunch only, six days a week. Daily specials, homemade soups, in-house roasted Turkey and Roast Beef, quality/ fresh ingredients used and all meals made to Oder.

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