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Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook

) #21 of 54 Restaurants in Old Saybrook ££ - £££ American, , Greek
809 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
+1 860-395-5111
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
“paninis” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Greek
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
809 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't been here in years. Breakfast lunch or dinner you can always find something good to eat. Steaks, chicken, turkey, salads, good sandwiches, eggs, whatever you want. Too much to choose from. Everything came out fresh and hot. The desserts come from their own bakery...More

Thank B W
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi B W, Thank you for the review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoy our menu, service and food (especially the apple & cherry pie)!! We hope to see you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and quick service. Perfect late night dinner spot with the kids after a long road trip. Chicken club sandwich was delicious and pancakes were a hit with the kids.More

Thank Travelswithkids17
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Traveswithkids17, Thank you for the great review! We appreciate your business and want to thank you for choosing Parthenon Diner in Old Saybrook for dinner recently. We are happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed the club sandwich and pancakes! Have a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we live close by, so we come here a lot. the staff is friendly and helpful. we were here for lunch. my dad and I had the cold plate, which consisted of mighty good potato salad, tuna salad, and cole slaw. very good. another good...More

Thank Kris W
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kris W, Thank you for being a valued and loyal guest of Parthenon! We are glad to hear how much you enjoy our diner, food, and service. We agree, the turkey and stuffing is a guest favorite! We are happy you enjoy it too!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We both had the eggs Benedict. Mine was the regular, hubby had it with salmon. Good place for breakfast. Very accommodating.

Thank B G
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi B G, Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor! We are happy to hear you and your husband enjoyed the Eggs Benedict. We hope to see you again soon! Have a great day!

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We were heading up 95 to Providence and the state of Connecticut conspired to make our trip as painful as possible with driving rain the whole way through. We needed lunch and a spot to get off the highway for a bit. Saw a sign...More

Thank Jay G
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Hello Jay G! Thank you for the wonderful review! We appreciate you taking the time to review us! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and your Greed Wrap & Fried Whole-Belly Clams. We hope to see you again the...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

nothing special, typ diner place was clean , looks like a local hang out. food was yuck, mussaka or something greek, felt like it was over microwaved.....so try something diff. service was so so just like avg diner.More

Thank caplockbob
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hello caplockbob, Thank you for dining with us recently and for taking the time to review Parthenon. We take our guests feedback seriously and are wondering if you brought up your displeasure with the mussaka to your server? We'd also like to ask what specifically...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner was excellent and the portions are large. We had the pot roast and the chicken fantasy. The staff was friendly and helpful. Will come again.More

Thank Karen S
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Karen S, Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor! We appreciate your business and the great review. The Pot Roast and Chicken Fantasy are guest favorites and we are glad you and your dad enjoyed your meals. We look forward...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

It's been a long time since I visited this diner, mostly because their menu was so typical of diner fare and I'm a bit fussy. Well the menu has changed for the better with a lot of new items. It's still a diner, so I...More

Thank bjproducts
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Hi bjproducts, We are glad to hear you gave us another try recently and liked your meal. We will look into the coffee suggestion and appreciate your feedback. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 1 May 2017

I want to say the food is great. Pot roast was so good it melts in your mouth. However the waitress I had was terrible. I had to get 3orders to go. She was in a rush to take my order and kept asking is...More

Thank sn0wball1116
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Hi Sn0wball1116, We want to thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We hope that you will give us another try in the future. We take our customer comments seriously and hope that you brought up your server issues with...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Family having lunch here today. Most of us split a meal to save room for the beautiful desserts 😃 my turkey club was awesome! The French dip I heard was great. We had a very nice man waiting us and he was very patient with...More

1  Thank qtdesignz
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Hi qtdesignz, Thank you for choosing the Parthenon Diner for lunch the other day! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meals and our delicious desserts. Have a wonderful day!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-395-5111
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