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The American Diner

2 Crescent Road | Unit 2, Felixstowe IP11 7PD, England
+44 1394 279738
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (4 reviews)
“mac cheese” (4 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Crescent Road | Unit 2, Felixstowe IP11 7PD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The American Diner has now closed. A few of the reviews below appear to be for Delphines Diner which is a new American retro diner place on the sea front. The American Diner closed in the late summer of 2018 and is currently empty.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 883vickim
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We were initially waltzing along the prom and we came across delphines, intrigued by the interior we decided to go in and try. It all went down hill from there, after being rudely welcomed by one of the kitchen staff and told 'sit anywhere' very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kerenza O
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Very disappointed as had been looking forward to this diner opening as had used the Delphinus diner in aldburgh. Went along on even of 03/08/18 with family only to be met with “ We are just doing shakes. Only 1 chef in and staff called...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Had some really good food there, burgers especially - this was 2 years ago - will go back next time i am in england for sure. Staff were very patient as I lost ability to talk. oh, and the beer, it was wet and cold,...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank visitor577
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Visited with a group of friends one Friday evening. Very varied menu with something for everyone. I enjoyed the grilled bacon and cheese sandwich while most of my friends opted for a burger option. All looked great and were cooked fresh to order. Our server...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank IpswichTim
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The food here was very good and it's nice to see everything made in house. They do say all food is 98% gluten free. Due to their size they have got a small menu but it's very good anyway. I can recommend the cookie dough...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jdtayloruk
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend were trying to think of the best veggie burgers we had ever eaten over the years while eating the Southern Fried Mushroom burger at The American Diner. Just to clarify this is not a sad case of single large flat mushroom...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank alexandermissen
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Grandchildren were down for Christmas and asked to go to the Diner - we were reluctant as we had heard bad reports , but decided to give it a go . We were the only patrons when we went in - three staff members were...More

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank toneytooth5612
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, done out really nice, lovely food and 98% of the menu gluten free is brilliant as I'm allergic. Very generous portions and very clean food, not greasy at all. The people are lovely and friendly and very accommodating. I'll definitely be visiting again...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank dominie82
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Our second visit, but probably our last. First time was quite successful several months ago.This was a lunchtime stop, 19/12/2017. When we arrived tables were strewn with party hats etc but we were rold they wers for a childrens party later that day. Daughter and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Lynda S
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5 October 2017|
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Response from Spooface | Reviewed this property |
We asked for a pulled pork roll (not on the menu) it was fab!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Crescent Road | Unit 2, Felixstowe IP11 7PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Felixstowe
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 279738
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