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Silver Diner

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Fair Oaks Mall, 12250 Fair Lakes Pkwy. West Ox Rd., Fairfax, VA 22033
+1 703-359-5941
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06:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 06:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 02:00
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Chapin, South Carolina
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113 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped in for breakfast and it was amazing. The atmosphere was a true throw back to years ago.The food is top notch. Bring quarters, every table has a Juke Box. Try the milkshakes.

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Thank Steffan B
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Farm to table dishes, gluten free, healthy choices with calories AND/or traditional pancakes with real maple syrup?! Silver Diner had done an excellent job of staying current as well as progressive while maintaining its traditional diner theme. My aunt had an egg white omelette and I had nitrate free bacon from PA. Something for everyone.

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Thank Laurie P
Fairfax, Virginia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived at the Silver Diner recently on a Saturday afternoon, it was rather crowded, so service was on the slow side. I guess kids like the atmosphere, but I found it too noisy and crowded. It is probably much more quiet during slower periods. Service was average, and I'd say I can easily get better tasting burgers at... More 

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Thank Chapol
Dallas
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146 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upscale diner food that is really tasty and reasonably priced. God service. Nice modern diner feel. Diverse menu with basic and vegan options both.

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Thank MarkWing
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this review

Thanks MarkWing! Glad to hear how much you enjoy Silver Diner! We look forward to serving you again soon, Emily More 

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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is great for the schedule, you can find good food, for a great price; also I can say that their hamburgers are awesome.

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Thank Laura M
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this review

Thanks Laura! Great to hear how much you enjoy Silver Diner! We look forward to serving you again soon, Emily More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Nice place for dinner on this chilly fall evening. I love the locally sourced fare, the diverse variety of menu items, hearty portions, and fair prices. I only wish - one day - I'll have enough room for dessert! Tonight I had the warm roasted vegetable salad with chicken. It was delicious. My husband had the meatloaf and mashed potato.... More 

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Thank Hatcher08
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this review

Hatcher08, thanks for the review! Glad to hear how much you enjoy Silver Diner! If you have a little room left next time, we offer the World's Smallest Sundae and it is the perfect size if you want a tiny treat! We hope to see you again soon, Emily More 

Fairfax, Virginia
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

From the outside it appears to be another greasy spoon that is meant to draw people in through nostalgia and keep them with greasy burgers and heavy shakes. Nope, I ate a veggie Sammy(sandwich) it was delicious. My wife is picky and got the chicken sandwich with avocado; she was surprised it was good too. My brother and my son... More 

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Thank Nathan H
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this review

Thanks Nathan! It is wonderful to hear that you and your families enjoyed your meals! While we do offer American diner classics, we also feel compelled to offer options to fit the variety of today's dietary needs and lifestyles. We look forward to serving you again soon, Emily More 

Fairfax, Virginia
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

One of the go to places for breakfast and breakfast meetings. The regular menu is ok but we likely would go somewhere else that is better overall environment/quality for a better price.

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Thank ashotwell
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this review

ashotwell, thanks for the review! Sorry to hear that you are unsatisfied with the menu, environment, and value of your visit. If you have any feedback or suggestions for improvement, we would love to hear it at communityrelations@silverdiner.com. We hope to see you back again soon, Emily More 

New York City, New York
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221 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of the finest diners we've ever eaten at. Decor is beautiful. Service is friendly and prompt. Most importantly, The food is great!

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Thank Thomas W
SilverDiner-Emily, Manager at Silver Diner, responded to this review

Thomas, thanks for the review! Glad to hear how you you enjoy the food, service, and atmosphere at Silver Diner! We look forward to serving you again soon, Emily More 

Virginia
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293 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We just moved back to the USA from several years overseas, and one of our first stops was Silver Diner. The food is made from locally sourced fresh ingredients. They serve breakfast all day. What's not to like? I also enjoy the retro diner theme, though don't be fooled - the food is much better than typical diner chow.

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Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 00:00
Monday
06:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 00:00
Thursday
06:30 - 00:00
Friday
06:30 - 02:00
Saturday
06:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fair Oaks Mall, 12250 Fair Lakes Pkwy. West Ox Rd., Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-359-5941
Description
At Silver Diner, we're much more than a diner. Whether you choose a classic dish or a vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free option, Executive Chef Ype Von Hengst has created a menu of customizable, healthier choices that all share one thing: the highest quality, all-natural ingredients available.Silver Diner is proud to be a key part of the local community, nurturing it's growth, providing food for healthier lifestyles, and supporting local schools and non-profits. With a menu that features more than 15 local farms that support sustainable agriculture, Chef Ype creates seasonal dishes using the freshest ingredients available within our local region.

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