Dave's Diner... Where The Middle Class Can Afford To Eat

Dave's Diner in Schuyler has been a family owned business for nearly 21 years. Established and owned by David Paratore, this restaurant features the home made comfort food and desserts you remember growing up and modern creations that appeal to every customer. In addition to it's breakfast and lunch menu, Dave's also features a Friday night fresh haddock fish fry and an ice cream stand in the summer.

For the last ten years Dave's has offered a Tuesday Night Car Cruise In and a Wednesday Night Bike Night, complete with a deejay, prizes and giveaways and grilled food to savor while customers enjoy the hundreds of classic cars and motorcycles that fill the parking lot and 10 acre field behind the diner.

Spring, summer, fall or winter, Dave's offers customers food, entertainment and the hometown family - friendly atmosphere that's sure to put a smile on your face.

Diner is open during Car & Bike Night!!! Hamburgs, Hot Dogs, Sausage & Peppers, Steak Sandwiches, Pig on a Stick, BBQ Beans!

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Check Back Here Weekly For Car and Bike Night Status - Both Events Start at 5:30

Tuesday Car Cruise Night join us in the spring Wednesday Bike Night join us in the spring


  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • All Homemade Cooking
  • Fresh Ground Coffee
  • Homemade Desserts & Muffins
  • Daily Specials
  • Friday Night Fish Frys
  • Tuesday: Car Cruise Night
  • Wednesday: Bike NIght
  • Ice Cream - Summer Months- Home of the BIG cone!
    • 20 Hard Flavors
    • 3 Soft
    • Lemon Ice



Made Fresh To Order


Served Hot , Just As You Wanted It!


Phone Number



Mon.- Thurs.: 5:30am - 2:00pm
Friday: 5:00am - 8:00pm
Sat. & Sun.: 5:30am - 2:00pm


2251 State Route 5, Utica NY 13502

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Friday Fish Fry

Homemade Cooking, Just Like When You Were Growing Up!