Duplex Diner

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Upcoming Events



Dining Out for Life

Thursday, April 6th, 6PM

Do good by dining out! On Thursday April 6th, Duplex Diner will donate 25% of food and beverage sales to Food & Friends as part of Dining Out for Life. When you dine out, you will help provide thousands of meals a day to children and adults battling HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses.



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 starting every Friday at 8 PM. $8 Sissy That Squeezes, Stoli HH 6pm-8pm.



The Real Housewives of Duplex Diner

Saturday, April 15th, 2 PM — 5 PM

"When life gives you lemons, make a squeeze!" Saturday, April 15th be sure to come and Whoop it Up! and show off how gone with the wind fabulous you are with guest bartenders Mike Glasser and Dallas Shields at Andale's (aka, the Duplex Diner), where you'll enjoy Housewives — inspired cocktails and snacks, watch episodes from your favorite Real Housewives franchises, create your own Housewives tagline and listen to such Housewives classics as "Google Me," "On Display," and "Money Can't Buy You Class." You don't want to miss this because you never know what might happen — there may be some table flipping, one or two glasses of wine tossed in your frenemy's face or even a fake leg thrown across the room! See you there, and remember — Don't be Tardy for the Party! "When life gives you lemons, make a squeeze!" #RHODD



Easter Brunch

Friday, April 16, 11 AM — 4 PM

Spring weather has finally arrived! Join us for Easter Brunch at Duplex Diner. Specials include Rosé all Day and Brunch Happy Hour.



MAMP Happy Hour

Friday, April 28, 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!



Breakfast Club

Friday, April 28, 9 PM — 2 AM

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.

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.