Van Dorn Diner is a family-owned, 1950s-style diner in Alexandria, VA. We offer an exquisite array of breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert options that will take you back to the 50s. And so will our ambience. Van Dorn Diner has a gorgeous spherical counter right in front of the grill. So you can grab a seat, chat with the friendly waitstaff and watch your food being made — all to the sounds of Elvis, The Beatles and more hit artists from our favorite era.
Our specialty is offering an atmosphere so comfortable, you'll feel at home — but dishes so unique, you'll be *dancing in the street*. Our homemade, one-of-a-kind plates include: Captain Crunch French Toast for breakfast Chopped Hamburger & Brown Gravy or Steak & Cheese subs for lunch Chicken Parmesan or Pork Chops for dinner Pecan Pie or Waffle Sundaes for dessert Not to mention, we serve breakfast all day!