The Diner: Best of Breakfast and Brunch 2012
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Best Breakfasts 2012

The Diner
Address: 2453 18th St., NW, Washington, DC 20009
Phone: 202-232-8800
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan
Cuisines: Diner, Breakfast, American
Opening Hours: Daily 24 hours.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Nearby Metro Stops: Woodly Park-Zoo/Adams Morgan, U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Rowdy
Reservations: Not Accepted
Best Dishes Egg sandwich; B&B omelet; Diner Breakfast Royale; grilled cheese; chili fries; grilled Yorkshire sandwich.
Price Details: Breakfast, $2.99 to $10.99. Appetizers, $2 to $6.50; entrees, $4.90 to $13.50.
Special Features:
Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly

When it comes to no-frills fare, few DC spots can compete with this Adams Morgan haunt. Grab a booth and dig into the Diner Royale: eggs, bacon or sausage, toast, French toast or a pancake, and home fries or grits. It’s a day’s worth of food for $12.59. Lighter appetites can opt for a veggie omelet crammed with broccoli, mushroom, spinach, and enough Gruyère to counter all the healthy stuff, or a Greek version with tomato, spinach, and feta. From the bar, we’re partial to the Creole Champagne Cocktail with spicy Peychaud’s bitters. Daily 6 am to midnight.

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