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Diners in the Chester county/Lancaster county vicinty?

komochiko Aug 7, 2011 03:17 PM

Can anyone recoomend some good diners in the Ches Co/Lancaster Co area? I'm just looking for decent food and prices and a place that is also open for dinner.

Any reports from the new 4 Brothers Diner in Gap or Jennie's diner on Rt. 30 near the Rockvale Outlets?

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  1. CindyJ RE: komochiko Aug 8, 2011 06:01 AM

    For recommendations in the Lancaster area, which includes Gap and the outlet area, you might try posting on the Pennsylvania board.

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      komochiko RE: CindyJ Aug 8, 2011 07:17 AM

      Thanks, Cindy J. I might try that. I wasn't sure where to post because Chester County gets put in the Philly boards but Lancaster is in the PA boards. Wish we could have one thread post to 2 boards simultaneously.

      I live out in the Western Main Line so I'm close to western Chester County and eastern Lancaster County.

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      b1979 RE: komochiko Aug 8, 2011 08:13 AM

      I haven't been there in probably 12 years, but I used to LOVE Jennie's Diner on route 30. From what I remember: Great food, ridiculously giant serving sizes and great prices.

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        CindyJ RE: b1979 Aug 8, 2011 09:34 AM

        Where, exactly, is Jennie's Diner? I'm asking because I travel out Rt. 30 to Lancaster quite often, and there's a diner that was near Miller's that burned down recently.

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          komochiko RE: b1979 Aug 8, 2011 11:52 AM

          Thanks, b1979. I'm going to have to try Jennie's soon.

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          b1979 RE: komochiko Aug 8, 2011 10:13 AM

          It's just west of the outlets, on Rt. 30. I hope it didnt' burn down!

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            brookquarry RE: b1979 Aug 8, 2011 10:55 AM

            Drove past Jennies Saturday. It was still there and open.

            There was a derelict diner not far away that looked like it may have had a fire. Golden Gate-or something similar.

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              CindyJ RE: brookquarry Aug 8, 2011 01:12 PM

              That's probably the one I noticed.

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            danbee1 RE: komochiko Aug 9, 2011 12:54 PM

            There's the Smoketown Diner on Philadelphia Pike near 896 in Smoketown. Never been so can't recommend it. Are you after a genuine rr car diner or just a place with a big menu?

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              komochiko RE: danbee1 Aug 9, 2011 01:12 PM

              Either or works for me, the more the merrier. I'm just looking for some good diners to go to that aren't to far. Chester County or just over the line in the Eastern Lancaster County.

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