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Big Al's Diner

234 D St, Blaine, WA 98230-4204
+1 360-332-3540
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Closes in 23 min
07:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
234 D St, Blaine, WA 98230-4204
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

make you feel at home. generous portions, more than acceptable food. good place to stop before you cross the border into B.C.

Thank michaelbkolsky
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Over the ten years we have been going to Big Al's Diner, its service and quality of food have been very consistent. A family business with strong continuity in staff. Nothing fancy here, just good food and good service. Today we shared a club sandwich...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Used to come to the Denny's that was here. Glad Al took over. Staff always friendly and smiling. Personal attention always. Best diner food we've had. Burgers are giant great beef, always fresh tomatoes. Tatter tots crispy and yummy, french toast wonderful, stacked high pancakes,...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 12 May 2016

After spending the weekend at Semiahmoo Resort and having ok, but not great meals at the resort, we decided to venture off the resort. We were looking for a place for brunch on Sunday. There aren't a lot of options in Blaine. Tony's White Spot...More

Thank Cuteluke
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This restaurant was once a Denny's but has recently been updated and is family owned. Good food, good value, nice staff. A little bit of a wait sometimes due to it's popularity in town. Within a stones throw of the Canadian Border.

1  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Really good diner food. Service is excellent. Chicken fried steak is my favorite. Worth a try. The antique toys signs etc a fun to look at. Enjoy.

Thank lc00ke
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Not much more you can say than that they serve large portions of average food. To fill the mandatory 100 characters, skip the corned beef hash. It was below average.

Thank Semibum
Reviewed 16 March 2016

There is nowhere else with the highest quality of corned beef hash you'll dine in here. Relaxed & friendly service always.

Thank NonaCarole
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

My husband had ham and eggs. It was very good. I had a side of eggs and a side of bacon. The bacon was excellent, my scrambled eggs were over cooked for my liking. Service was friendly but slow. For $22 it is a great...More

Thank Mel R
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We're from Canada. . . The US border guards ask: Why cross the border for Brunch? Because It's Worth it! HUGE servings, we split most of the meals, and are still very full! Staff are VERY Friendly, and make Great suggestions! Great Food. . ....More

1  Thank Rick-Pappin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 D St, Blaine, WA 98230-4204
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Blaine
  • Phone Number: +1 360-332-3540
  • E-mail
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