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Lawrence Park Dinor

4019 Main St, Erie, PA 16511-1965
+1 814-899-4390
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“greek omelet” (34 reviews)
“homemade pies” (21 reviews)
“home fries” (25 reviews)
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American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
4019 Main St, Erie, PA 16511-1965
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very quaint outside appearance. Inside is very small. Booths are very tight, but cozy. Busy diner. Many regulars were there. Service was very good and the food arrived quickly. The Greek Sauce is delicious! I would definitely return. A throwback in many ways.

Thank john-e-boo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves at the Lawrence Park Dinor this morning! When we walked in there were no seats available. So we sat at the counter seats (The register was sitting here at the countertop, so not a place to eat. But...More

Thank winepourer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three adults had three different breakfasts. Diner was very nostalgic. Staff was busy but friendly. This tiny place is adorable, quaint, historic, nostalgic, clean but not very comfortable. The food was completely normal diner food. Good and very plentiful. But, honestly doesn't stand head and...More

1  Thank lindaandblair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Based on the number one rating on TripAdvisor, we stopped here for breakfast. It was decent enough to warrant a repeat. However, there are better breakfast spots in Erie which we found by chance and which call into question how ratings are figured. I will...More

2  Thank brown-eyed-girls
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great breakfast fare. Home fries especially good. Service is very upbeat and efficient. Reasonably priced.

Thank Mike W
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and we are happy that you enjoyed your visit. Hope you stop in again! Becky and Rick.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to the diner. We came because of the positive reviews; I would have never thought to come here otherwise as it's rather unassuming and out of the way. The place is small, there's only a few booths and the rest...More

Thank Andy3838
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for leaving a nice review .....we are happy that you chose to leave the beaten path and stop in. We hope you will return again sometime in the future. We do get busy and packed especially on the weekends so sorry if your wait...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We're from the UK, and are travelling across the US by motorbikes. We decided to stop here on our way from Buffalo to Sandusky, for a traditional American dining experience. We're really glad we did. The food was great, and the staff and other customers...More

Thank janer122017
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving such a nice review. It was so great meeting you both and learning about your great summer adventure. What a truly great experience and thanks for making us a stop on your cross country journey. Safe travels and hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today we had lunch here because of the reviews on TA. Our waitress was so attentive and friendly. Everyone working here was happy and there was a great vibe everywhere. The cook was totally into his job and you can watch him perform. He's great!...More

Thank Sissyandbrodda
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for leaving a great review. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and that you will hopefully return. Kyle does a great job at the grill and our waitresses do a great job delivering exceptional service. We work hard to be a destination...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always try to get here at least once when we visit Erie. The staff are so friendly. The food is delicious. The menu is huge. The coffee is good. The place is sparkling clean as well as entertaining. BF loves the meat sauce topping...More

Thank bevbemama
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving a great review. We hope that you will return and we are sure you will be equally satisfied! Becky and Rick

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Lake Erie for a wedding. The bride and groom took us there yesterday. WOW, if you've got a good appetite, this is the place to go. They have a sampler platter, 2 eggs, sausage, bacon etc, 3 nice size pieces, large portion...More

Thank lindasauls
punkydoodle, Owner at Lawrence Park Dinor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review and we are happy to accommodate you again when you're back in town. Thanks for choosing the Dinor as your breakfast destination and extend our happy ever after wishes to the new bride and groom. Until next time!! Becky...More

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11 February 2017|
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Response from punkydoodle | Property representative |
We serve breakfast 7 am to 11 am Tues - Sat. Sunday we serve breakfast only 8 am - 2 pm
20 January 2017|
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Response from LoveToTravel1234512 | Reviewed this property |
If you eat there, they are more than happy to give you the interesting history of the dinor. We were told that that the people who ate at the dinor were considered dinees, so that place they ate in should be a dinor. Very... More
John O
27 November 2016|
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Response from PhatboyErie | Property representative |
Breakfast only, all day 8-2.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4019 Main St, Erie, PA 16511-1965
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-899-4390
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GREAT Food, Great Prices, Friendly Staff, Clean Interior. Nostalgic 1948 Silk City diner (on the National Historic Registry) located in East Erie, Lawrence Park Township. Serving Breakfast from open till 11 am and Lunch 11 am to close. HOURS: Tuesday-Saturday 7 am to 3 pm. Sunday 8 am to 2 pm (serving from our Breakfast menu only on Sunday) Closed on Mondays.
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