Category Archives: Bob & Edith’s

Beloved family business Bob & Edith’s Diner set to grow nationally

For the past 50 years, Northern Virginia residents and visitors alike have been enjoying the simple yet delicious delicacies of 24-hour, seven-days-a-week breakfast, lunch and dinner at Bob & Edith’s Diner. From the original 10-stool countertop in Arlington operated by Robert and Edith Bolton to the current four locations in Arlington, Crystal City, Alexandria and Springfield Read more…

The Best Diners in the D.C. Area

BOB AND EDITH’S: This tiny place on Columbia Pike in Arlington seats maybe 10 people at its counter and not many more in its seven booths, but it’s always busy, and with good reason. The milkshakes are fantastic, and are served alongside the metal mixing cup (as any good diner should do). Bob and Edith’s also Read more…

Where to find a delicious breakfast around D.C. for $6 or less

Bob and Edith’s Walking into the Bob and Edith’s in Huntington on a weekend morning often means instantly joining a line that stretches to the door. That’s how popular this no-frills local chain can be, with a constant flow of families and friends lining up for the chance to seat themselves at the tiled diner’s Read more…

Breakfast Icon Bob & Edith’s Diner Arrives in Alexandria

Order up off Route 1 The family of diners that sprung from a single greasy spoon in Arlington just added its fourth location in the area, exporting Bob and Edith’s iconic breakfast platters, burgers, subs, and desserts within walking distance of the Huntington Metro station. Status: Certified open. 5918 N. Kings Highway, Alexandria, Va.; website

Open All Hours: The Best 24/7 Restaurant in Every State

Virginia: Bob & Edith’s Diner, Arlington & Springfield Proud to be a “classic diner”, Bob & Edith’s now has three locations: two in Arlington and one in Springfield. Get cozy in a booth or at the bar and browse the simple menu, which boasts all the usual diner delights, from eggs for breakfast to hamburgers, chicken tenders and towering Read more…

Bob & Edith’s Diner Looks to Grow through Franchising

Bob & Edith’s Diner, an iconic Washington, D.C., eatery announced it is now franchising with the help of Fransmart. Bob & Edith’s Diner is working with Fransmart to find experienced franchisees who will drive the concept’s next phase of growth, and introduce its comfort food to new markets across North America—starting with Washington, D.C., Virginia, Read more…