Palatka, Florida: Florida's Oldest Diner - Angel's

Railroad dining car converted to a diner that first opened in 1932. Curb service or sit inside at the counter.

Angel's Dining Car

Address:
209 Reid St., Palatka, FL
Directions:
Angel's Dining Car, east of N 3rd St., south side of Hwy 15/100
Hours:
Su-Th 6-9, F-Sa 6-10. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Diner counter.

Florida's Oldest Diner - Angel's

We stopped by for a coffee-to-go just to go inside Angel's. They have partially covered parking. Inside they have 45 rpm records on the wall and shirts for sale. The few locals inside were a bit friendly. The biscuits did look delicious.

[EC, 11/04/2021]

Angels Diner.

Florida's Oldest Diner - Angel's

Florida's Oldest Diner is just on the west side of the St. John's River in Palatka.

[Stacy Sharp, 11/15/2019]

Their slogan, "Florida's Oldest Diner, " is in neon on the sign.

Florida's Oldest Diner - Angel's

For an authentic Old School roadside meal, you can't beat Angel's. Make sure to try their house specialties: the Pussalow (chocolate milk with added vanilla syrup, served over crushed ice) and the Black Bottom Sandwich (a mix of hamburger, egg, and bacon served on a bun with burger toppings). A meal for two typically will be in the $10-12 range.

[Prof. .a., 12/28/2015]

Diner.

Florida's Oldest Diner - Angel's

Palatka is a quaint town with gas-burning street lamps. The diner is adorable. Basic diner food and the old fashioned ice cream shakes are great!

[Shannon Hiser, 10/15/2015]

Angel's Diner.

Florida's Oldest Diner - Angel's

Real life old time diner. Built in an old railroad dining car, open since 1932. Checkerboard floors and a jukebox. Drive-in curb service if you want to eat in the car.

[Lyle Beck, 08/04/2014]

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