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Smoketown Diner

2481 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602-3461
+1 717-394-2539
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
“Used to be a great diner, not anymore”
26 Mar 2018
Closed Now
American, Diner
2481 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602-3461
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Reviewed today

This place used to be a great diner with great home made food. But since the "upgrade" a few years back the food and service standards have gone way down. Skip this place.

Thank TheFoodCritique
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Went there once and thats it. All our food was overcooked, even the fries. They were not interested in trying to make it right when i complained..

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Stopped to eat with 3 others later in the evening and were the only people in the diner. Now the service of the food was OK but the server kept joining in on our partys conversation...little rude being she was sitting across the room. You...More

Thank FamilyTime23
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Clean, quick, great tasting breakfast. Very friendly staff and customers! East to get to and find. Eggs cooked perfectly, sausage and bacon great. Bread extrordiarily good!

Thank Misty33
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Hey, TripAdvisor, please advise travelers of the new name. If they're looking for a sign that says "Smoketown Diner," they'll be out of luck. Anyway, the food at Joni's and the service are very good. I've been there 3 times, each with different people. I...More

Thank GogoGSO
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Dinner was not good, had roast beef was fried, my wife had croquettes that made her sick. would go there for dinner.

Thank sac4711772
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We have eaten here a few times before under different ownership. We visited today for the first time for breakfast. Coffee was very bland and we drink it black...not much taste. We both ordered the Levi Sandwich, egg, cheese, choice of meat on an englsh...More

Thank weege49
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We had the opportunity to have lunch here on a Sunday, when there is not much else open for food in the immediate area. The outside of the restaurant has a sign that says Joni's although on Trip Advisor is is listed as Smoketown Diner....More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Its a diner and not great...very basic food. I wouldn't go back unless i was needing a place to sit and chat for a while with a friend!

Thank Earl G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Wow, our portions were huge! Loved the home cut fries and there were a million on my plate. I felt the food was good but the prices are high. I probably will not return as I can get the same food down the road and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2481 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602-3461
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-394-2539
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