Elmo's Diner

776 9th St
Durham, NC 27705
Elmo's Diner - Homestead Business Directory

Business Information

Traditional American

Customer Reviews (30 reviews)


on Citysearch Jul 06, 2009
My family and I have been coming to Elmos for the bad 2 years. I would give it 3 1/2 stars if that had been a choice. It usually decent food. I have had some great meals and I have had some horrible meals here. I come back... (more)

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on Citysearch Jan 04, 2009
If you are looking for a no frills but tasty meal Elmo's is your place. They are kid friendly and the wait for a table is usually not to long. I highly recommend trying one of their soups or quiches, they are... (more)

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on Citysearch Sep 21, 2008
Elmo's is a great place for Sunday Brunch and if you get there a little late and find yourself waiting, you can have a cup of coffee and read the paper. The prices are good and the food is better.... (more)

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on Citysearch Sep 04, 2008
I have eaten at Elmo's a few times and the food is average. I do like the wait staff, they are very friendly. If you like breakfast all day, this place is right for you. (more)

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on Citysearch Jun 04, 2008
We used to go to Elmo's all the time, the atmosphere is very cute, and the staff is quite friendly. The food though, never really stood out for us though. It was always somewhat bland, sometimes undercooked, and often... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 04, 2008
Service was great! Food on the other hand was bad, so fare as the portions sizes. It's a diner not Burger King. After me and my family spent 30.00 dollars plus a good tip for the great service. We went and had to get... (more)

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on Citysearch Jan 24, 2008
solid diner; pretty inexpensive for the amount of food you get. it is a diner so the food is pretty fresh. you can get breakfast anytime really. the pancakes are very good (more)


on Citysearch Mar 24, 2007
This is what a good old family restaurant is all about. They've got a huge menu, ranging from a turkey dinner with stuffing and mashed potatoes to breakfast anytime. I love this place. I wouldn't park in their dirt... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 13, 2006
This restaurant is wonderful. I was a skeptic at first but my friend took me there and changed my mind completely. Great food, Great service and Great prices. What more could you want for a cheap excellent lunch.... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 11, 2006
I just move from Atlanta and had a hard time finding good LOCAL places to eat before Elmo's I had been stuck with chain restaurants and fast food. Elmo's has great breakfast with a friendly staff and relax atmosfera. I... (more)
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