Greasy Spoon - Best of 2012

Published Apr 10, 2012

Hot coffee, overstuffed omelettes and a tall stack of pancakes. What is your favorite diner?

Winner
2012 Winner

1. Ole's Waffle Shop

Voters Love

"Ole's has fantastic warm and efficient diner service, tasty omelettes and waffles, and a good selection of other..." via Hayden

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1507 Park St Alameda CA 94501
  • Ole's Waffle Shop, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 1507 Park St Alameda CA 94501
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    1507 Park St, Alameda, CA
  • Grubstake, Cheap Eats, Food, Diner, Greasy Spoon, 1525 Pine St Nob Hill San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    1525 Pine St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Bette's Oceanview Diner, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Food, Diner, Brunch, Greasy Spoon, New American, Traditional American, Breakfast Sandwich, 1807 4th St Fourth Street Berkeley CA 94701
    1807 4th St, World Map Berkeley, CA
  • Orphan Andy's, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 3991 17th St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    3991 17th St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • It's Tops Coffee Shop, Food, Cheap Eats, Greasy Spoon, 1801 Market St Mission San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    1801 Market St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Hubcaps Diner, Cheap Eats, Food, Diner, Greasy Spoon, 1548 Bonanza Street Walnut Creek CA 94596
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    1548 Bonanza Street, Walnut Creek, CA
  • The Fremont Diner, Food, Wine Country, Cheap Eats, Greasy Spoon, Burger, Traditional American, Wine Country Breakfast, 2698 Fremont Dr. Sonoma CA 95476
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    2698 Fremont Dr., Sonoma, CA
  • Spork, Cheap Eats, Food, Diner, Greasy Spoon, New American, 1058 Valencia St Mission San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    1058 Valencia St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Hamburger Haven, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 800 Clement St San Francisco CA 94118
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    800 Clement St, Inner Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    620 Main St, Pleasanton, CA
  • HRD Coffee Shop, Food, Greasy Spoon, 521 3rd St Ste A, San Francisco, CA 94107
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    521 3rd St, Ste A, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    632 Soscol Ave, Napa, CA
  • Tyger's Coffee Shope, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 2798 Diamond St San Francisco CA 94131
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    2798 Diamond St, Glen Park San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Brunch, Greasy Spoon
    60 Crescent Dr, Pleasant Hill, CA
  • Manor Coffee Shop, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 321 W Portal Ave San Francisco CA 94127
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    321 W Portal Ave, West Portal San Francisco, CA
  • Myconos Greek Restaurant, Food, Greek, Greasy Spoon, 1431 Polk St Nob Hill San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    1431 Polk St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Au Coquelet Cafe Restaurant, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 2000 University Ave Berkeley CA 94704
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    2000 University Ave, Downtown Berkeley Berkeley, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    2498 Telegraph Ave, Telegraph Ave Berkeley, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    5857 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, CA
  • Flower Market Cafe, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Diner, 698 Brannan St San Francisco CA 94107
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    698 Brannan St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Fletch's, Food, Greasy Spoon, 385 2nd Ave San Mateo County San Mateo CA 94401
    18. Fletch's
    Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    385 2nd Ave, San Mateo, CA
  • Nominee for: Greasy Spoon
    2096 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA
  • Vally Medlyn's, Food, New American, Greasy Spoon, 330 Hartz Ave Danville CA 94526
    330 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA
Contest Overview
  • 72,388
    Total Votes
  • 31,401
    Voters
  • 172
    Winners

The 2012 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 72,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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