Jimmy's Eastside Diner
Miami, FL 33138
- Daily 6:30am-9pm
- Breakfast, Lunch
- Kid Friendly, Takeout
- Free Parking
- Reservations Not Necessary
Jimmy's Eastside Diner has the casual, been-there-forever feel of a neighborhood hangout. The green-and-brown color scheme is oddly appealing, and the place looks bright and friendly — diner ambiance minus the dinginess. No need to settle for a table and chairs, because seating is all booths. And breakfast, naturally, is served all day, including monster omelets and refreshing honesty from the waitstaff: "Have the hash browns. The home fries have been sitting all morning." Philly cheesesteak for Saturday lunch, tuna melt, you know the drill — or, wait, maybe you don't. There are so few true diners in Miami you might think Jimmy's is a new concept. But look at the photos on the wall — new it ain't, thank goodness. Insider tip: If Jimmy's looks familiar, it's probably because the diner was used as one of the filming locations in the Oscar-winning movie Moonlight. Ready your camera, because you'll want to take a photo for the gram.
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