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Shady Glen

7 Avenue a, Turners Falls, MA 01376-1104
+1 413-863-9636
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  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Diner
7 Avenue a, Turners Falls, MA 01376-1104
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Real home cooked food at reasonable prices. Good parking, convenient hours, Nice menu offering a variety of foods.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I returned to the Shady Glen Diner to try their Raspberry Crème Pie and it was absolutely delicious! At $3.50 a slice you can't go wrong...so refreshing on a hot summer's day. Fay D. Greenfield, Mass.

Thank Fay D
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We stop at Shady Glen on our trips to Mohawk Family Campground. It's always awesome, breakfast all days and the best BLT around. The owner and staff are excellent. We are looking forward to all our stops for camping season. Not a in a hurry...More

Thank cateraske
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Don't expect fancy decor, overly friendly staff or necessarily fast service though do expect an experience of the "local"; local folks, resident feel, local food, ease of access - the quintessential American diner.

Thank gaia43
Reviewed 23 August 2016

when its busy the service tends to be a little slow but otherwise you get a pretty good meal. The specials are very good especially when they have the corned beef and cabbage, amazing.

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 6 August 2016

A group of 7 of us came in for breakfast. It is a small place so we took up two booths. We ordered some of the breakfast specials. I had the Breakfast Burrito. It was packed full of meats and veggies with eggs and cheese....More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

The last time we were there, the meal was cold. It was not that busy, so would expect the meal to be hot

Thank catm0m
Reviewed 24 July 2016

First return visit, after many years; decor has preserved 1950's nostalgia and even spruced it up. 21st cen. food tastes won't be catered to -- no gluten or local-from-scratch dishes --but good prep of familiar things. On this visit I felt our server's mind was...More

Thank johnhA3674EL
Reviewed 23 July 2016

After a Sunday bike ride along the beautiful trails in Turners Falls we stopped for brunch at The Shady Glen. From the outside it looks like your typical "greasy spoon" combo fast food and diner from a decade long past. Happily it looks that way...More

Thank 445sandym
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Met a friend for breakfast. It was a great diner experience, good food, happy customers, fun waitstaff, and very enjoyable.

Thank turtleprz
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Restaurant Details

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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Avenue a, Turners Falls, MA 01376-1104
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Turners Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 413-863-9636
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