Why Diners Are Awesome
Diners are, without doubt, the quintessential American restaurant. Here are five reasons why they’re so popular.
1. Breakfast is served all day.
Sometimes you just need eggs and pancakes for lunch. With a wide variety of options ranging from waffles and omelets to heart-healthy oatmeal, there’s always something for everyone with plenty of familiar items to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.
2. Your waitress calls you ‘hon’.
It doesn’t matter who you are, how you’re dressed or what mood you’re in. Invariably, you’re greeted with a smile, a hot pot of coffee and a resounding ‘what can I get you, hon?’. And, somehow, everything is right with the world.
3. The Cheers effect.
Frequent the same diner and it doesn’t take long before you become a familiar face and everyone knows your name. Whether you saddle up to the counter or make yourself comfortable in a booth, you’ll find yourself meeting new people and catching up on the news of the day.
4. It’s a Melting Pot.
Diners appeal to all age groups from 5 to 105. With a varied menu, affordable prices, relaxed style, friendly staff and an environment that’s often noisy and full of laughter, it’s no wonder diners are popular with every generation. If you’re lucky enough to hear a bit of conversation at the next table, you’ll like find yourself learning about WWII or why you should choose Snapchat over Instagram.
5. Fast service.
Whether you’re trying to manage small children, on your way to a business meeting or simply hungry as heck, diners are known for turning your order around on a dime and with a smile.