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Putnam Restaurant

373 Greenwich Ave, Intersection of Greenwich Ave and Grigg St., Greenwich, CT 06830-6506
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Ranked #16 of 144 restaurants in Greenwich
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- Jul 28, 2014
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English first
Stamford, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

There's nothing fancy about Putnam...just good service and good food at reasonable prices. It's so much better than Versailles, up the street or the madhouse Starbucks. We sat at a booth near the open doors...on a cool summer morning, with a breeze blowing. The waitress brought coffee right away and our orders came promptly...eggs made to perfection, crispy bacon, hot... More

Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

I'd go back, and I'd recommend it to friends. What can I add? Service was friendly and prompt. Everyone was hustling. The food was very good. The restroom (even though unisex) was clean. Several details reminded me of what one finds in European cafés, except the food here was better. Dr. Scott says: check it out with confidence.

Greenwich, Connecticut
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

There food is good comfort food. Try their Gyros and they are famous for their sweet potatoe fries and waffles. The atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable. Family owned business and all the locals love it here, from rich to poor. Their service is great and the wait staff know they are there for you as the customer. Families go during... More

Westborough, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Looking for a great meal, and fab service? This is it. My wife and I were on the run and popped into this quaint diner. The menu had many great offerings. The service was friendly, not rushed, and very accommodating. We got the greek salad to share along with each of us ordering our own sandwiches. The salad was to... More

Albany, New York
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Narrow diner with a counter on one side and booths on the other. I went to this place by myself for dinner. Good-sized salads, try the one with bleu cheese. Very tasty Italian food, eggplant Parmesan sandwich was delectable. Professional service with a smile. This place cares.

16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Ordered the hamburger club - needed a quick lunch. Service was quick and the price was just under $12 for my meal and beverage (soda). Great place for a quick lunch.

Robbinsville, New Jersey
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

On the last day of our weekend getaway, my companion and I had breakfast at Putnam Restaurant just before hitting the shops one last time. It is your typical diner, booth seating, nice waitstaff, normal diner menu. I had scrambled eggs and bacon, my companion had an omlet with peppers and ham. Both were good. The coffee was ok. All... More

NY Metro area
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Our family loves the cajun chicken at Putnam and I like the egg white omelet. Coffee is always good and Juan is always friendly.

Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were in Greenwich for two hours and decided to have dinner. Neither of us wanted an elaborate meal because we had a 2-hr drive ahead of us. I had the gyro and my husband had the Reuben. The gyro was served on a very fresh tender pita, folder around the filling. I requested additional tzatziki, which... More

Stamford, Connecticut
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I eat regularly at the Putnam Restaurant on Greenwich Avenue , a Greek diner with a family atmosphere. Owner and chef Nick creates daily specials like Carne Asada , meatballs, and Greek style lasagna. The service is excellent, especially John, who has been there 20 years. They have Wifi so I eat alone and read my IPad or go with... More

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