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The Diner

66 Merchants Row, Middlebury, VT 05753-1446
+1 802-388-3297
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (6 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
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07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Diner, Cafe
66 Merchants Row, Middlebury, VT 05753-1446
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11 - 20 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 25 April 2016

We went there for breakfast food because they serve it all day. The server was pleasant and attentive. The food was not good! I ordered the eggs Benedict, the English muffin was not toasted, the ham was over cooked, the egg whites were runny, the...More

1  Thank eatgoodfoods
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We happened upon The Diner around 12:30 on a Monday afternoon. We seated ourselves and were quickly given menus and water. We placed our order and then we waited, and waited, and waited. We asked the other waitress to check on our order, and then...More

Thank MCTO24
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

After entering at first glance your nor sure what you got yourself into.... the menu came, large selection at reasonable prices, with some unique selections. After the meal came it did not take long to decide this place was fantastic. Also, as a side note.....More

Thank Devin F
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Our server could not have been nicer. The diner offered a budget price breakfast for youngsters and those 65+ which was much appreciated.

Thank March5
Reviewed 2 February 2016

I have breakfast at The Diner on average, once a week. I never know how it will be. Last time I ordered the huevos rancheros and it was delicious. The Diner has a tendency to switch things up and not to their advantage. Potatoes with...More

Thank Mammie2015
caetlin h, Owner at The Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

Hi Mammie, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, all experiences are valuable and important to us and we take your thoughts seriously. We will be sure to focus extra hard on consistency with menu items and we hope that you continue...More

Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Great small town diner. Breakfast was excellent. Service was friendly and fast. Special thank you to the person who paid for my soldier friend and my meals.

1  Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Good food and cute little diner.My granddaughter had the Elvis French toast stuffed with peanut butter and bananas.My grandson had the chickenfingers and loved the sauce that was served with them and I had the green eggs and ham.We were all very satisfied and will...More

Thank kolodzeyk
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The diner is fun for a quick breakfast, the food isn't anything special but not bad either! Service is good as well.

Thank eec317
Reviewed 21 October 2015

certainly nothing fancy, but a good place to stop for breakfast or lunch. Great omelets and the desserts looked tempting, though I didn't try one

Thank ekter
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Went for breakfast...had Eggs Benedict! It was fantastic! Their corn beef hash is excellent! This is my 3rd visit here will be coming back when I visit again! Best breakfast around!

Thank Julienne H
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Restaurant Details

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American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Merchants Row, Middlebury, VT 05753-1446
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Middlebury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-388-3297
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The Diner has been serving locals and visitors for almost a decade with homemade comfort food at a great price! Breakfast all day and the best milk shake in town -be sure to stop in and see us soon!
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