Duplex Diner

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Upcoming Events



Cinco de Mayo

Friday, May 5th

Ring in everyone's favorite Mexican holiday with specials all night long! We will have a special Cinco de Mayo menu with both drinks and food. We will feature Skinny Margaritas, Tecaté, Negro Modelo and Corona. Don't forget to get your shot of tequila for the day – we have an entire tequila menu to get your night going!



RuPaul's Drag Race

Every Friday, 8 PM

Mama Ru is going to back to her roots by taking over VH1 Friday nights! Join us for our weekly live drag races every Friday at 8 PM. $8 Sissy That Squeezes and Stoli HH 6pm-8pm.



Breakfast Club

Friday, May 19, 9PM — 2PM

Breakfast Club: An 80s and 80s Remix Dance Party, only at The Duplex Diner! Like, no way! Your favorite 80's dance party is back! No cover! Drink specials! Your favorite 80's hits! Party starts at 9 and ends when Pac-Man gets all of those pellets.



Trevor Project After Party

Friday, May 19, 9 PM — 2 AM

Join us at Duplex Diner for the Official Trevor Project After Party but first don't forget to join the Trevor Project for an evening of impact and awareness, recognizing 19 years of life saving services. May 19th at 6:45pm. Visit the link below to get your tickets before they sell out.



MAMP Happy Hour

Friday, May 19, 6 PM — 9 PM

What's the best way to kick off a cold weekend night? Cocktails at MAMP Happy Hour! Join Miss Adams Morgan Amanda LaMancha and your favorite MAMP friends for all things Stoli (we mean cocktails and squeezes, of course!), as well as tasty nibblies like tots! Keep the MAMP magic going all year long at our monthly Happy Hour!



Memorial Day Weekend

Friday, May 26 — Monday, May 29

Duplex Diner is open ALL weekend long for Memorial Day!!!! So if you decided you weren't quite beach ready or if you just LOVE the city when everyone leaves for the weekend come by and hang with us. We have Bottomless Rosé (Literally Rosé All Day!) for both Saturday and Sunday Brunches and and we are open every night. So stop in and try our new summer food and drink menus and don't forget the return of the ever popular FROSÉ!!!!! It will be hot and we will be open so we hope to see everyone that weekend..

Have Your Party or Event at the Diner!

Whether you're having a birthday dinner, team event, special life event, or just a large group for dinner, we'd love to host you! Bring your squad to the Diner for an evening of fun, great food, and fantastic cocktails! We have specials every night to make your gathering memorable.

For more info please contact our manager, Kelly.

But don't just take our word for it...

I call it 'my kitch' — interesting upscale diner food... great cocktails... and always someone friendly to talk to at the bar. What more could you want?

— John Burchett

Come on in!

  • Monday6 PM — 11 PM

  • Tuesday6 PM — 11 PM

  • Wednesday6 PM — 11 PM

  • Thursday6 PM — 2 AM

  • Friday6 PM — 2 AM

  • Saturday11 AM — 2 AM

  • Sunday11 AM — 11 PM


Duplex Diner generally observes a first-come, first-serve policy. However, we DO take reservations for special events, such as birthday parties, wedding receptions, fundraisers, etc. For more information, email Duplex Manager, Kelly Laczko.