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Sunlight Diner

4729 Gettysburg Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-4474
+1 717-763-4040
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scrapple” (2 reviews)
“turkey club” (2 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
Open Now
05:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner
4729 Gettysburg Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-4474
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Reviewed yesterday

Homemade soups? Chili made with harissa? This diner is always full of surprises. The food is consistently good, and the staff is very accommodating! Pleasant 50's, 60's atmosphere. Breakfast is excellent, lunch is fast and good--especially with soup/sandwiches--and the staff treats you like family. Prices...More

Thank diva1us
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is standard diner fare. Best for breakfast, have not tried lunch nor dinner. hard to mess up breakfast. Very friendly if you are a regular. Prices a bit high for the value received. Daily specials...but coffee still is an extra charge.

Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for breakfast and the staff was super friendly. Wait time was short and food was delicious. I usually don't care for home fries or breakfast potatoes at most diners, chain ones or independent ones, but these were delicious. It was like a perfectly...More

Thank Shenny G
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A visit to the Sunlight Diner is like a trip in a time machine. The neon pinks and checkerboard floor give the appearance of a diner from the 50's, but the similarities don't stop there. I've been here for breakfast a number of times and...More

Thank CMShay
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Six colleagues and I visited Sunlight Diner for lunch for the first time. The place is spotless. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. Each of us tried something different. I opted for breakfast for lunch. Eggs over easy with scrapple. The eggs were cooked...More

Thank garbakup
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had a lunch special tuna fish on croissant and my husband had the roast beef au jus. Both very very good at reasonable prices. The beef was tender and not chewy like some places serve. The tuna fish was freshly made. The staff was...More

Thank Michele089
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Sunlight has it all. Diner menu, great servers, nice owners, 50s atmosphere. Nice handmade milkshakes. Breakfast all day. Something on the menu for everyone

1  Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had breakfast there twice while visiting family in Mechanicsburg. This place has many good breakfast choices at a real value price, and the service was also very good.

Thank geo08
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat. They have very friendly service. They have all kinds of great food. They are open when other places aren't. They have plenty of parking. This is a very convenient location.

1  Thank Brad W
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We didn't want to venture far so we chose a restaurant a few minutes away. We opted for a veggie omelet each in a down home type of place. It was cheap and hit the spot. Service was very good and my coffee cup was...More

1  Thank jgbtravels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4729 Gettysburg Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-4474
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mechanicsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-763-4040
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