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Rox Diner

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335 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1927
+1 617-916-1795
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09:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Bethesda, Maryland
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the eggs, toast and yogurt w/granola, along with fresh squeezed oj. Others had the corned beef hash, and french toast. Everyone was really pleased. Quite filling. Big chunks of corned beef. The granola w/yogurt and honey and fruit was lovely with the scrambled eggs and toast. Service was prompt and friendly.

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Thank LSJDC
Austin, Texas
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had the coconut French toast, Bolly Benedict, and steak tip atomic Benedict. So good!!! Coffee is great too.

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Thank II2
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to meet friends for breakfast. Very busy on weekends so call ahead to find wait times and put your name on the wait list. Very friendly staff and very accommodating when seating our group of 8. Avacado, pear and goat cheese omelet was delicious as was everything else.

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Thank Marianne S
Hull, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The blueberry,mascarpone pancakes with pecans were outrageous! They tasted like a cheesecake pancake dessert! The coffee was also very good. I would post a picture of the pancakes but my plate is empty! Next time.

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Thank neenee937
London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

A great spot to meet friends or take the family for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. They are very accommodating to kids. Also accommodating to various party sizes. A great kids menu. Excellent BLT with avocado. Their homemade chips are delish.

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Thank LV23
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

I went with my granddaughters (10 & 12) for a late lunch. It was quiet and they put us at a 3 top at the window which was a bit crowded for the girls and we moved to the 4 top next to us. The service was a bit slow throughout but the food was terrific. One girl got a... More 

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Thank Marty R
Sharon, Massachusetts
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234 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Went here early for breakfast to meet a friend. No line when I got there at 7 am on Sunday. Staff is friendly. I got a Connie with eggs and pancakes. Both were great. I liked the potatoes were well done. Lots of options, I look forward to trying others.

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Thank Ghiatrain
New York City, New York
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3,996 reviews
1,580 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 538 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Whenever I'm in the area it's a must to stop into this Diner. It's clean the service is friendly and the menu is just amazing. Love their corn beef hash and burgers. it's worth the trip. Prices are decent. Although go during the week as weekends can get busy.Good gluten free options too.

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Thank Bernardo F
Newton, Massachusetts
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54 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Four of us went to lunch and all were happy. This wasn't our first time at the Rox Diner, but it was - by far - the most successful. The 10 year olds had plain pancakes with a side of fries; we won't talk about that. My husband had a very nice Caesar salad. I hit the jackpot with the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I always get the large order of blueberry, walnut & marscapone (?) pancakes & boyfriend always gets the hash plate. It's the best!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1927
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-916-1795

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?