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Windmill Diner

245 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-4312
860-354-1218
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Ranked #49 of 68 Restaurants in New Milford
Cuisines: Diner
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English first
East Haven, Connecticut, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed an early breakfast here before heading over to the Elephant's Trunk Flea Market on a Sunday morning. My husband had the corned beef hash with eggs and home fries, and everything was cooked to order. I had the blueberry pancakes with a side of bacon. The pancakes were light, filled with berries and huge. I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

I ordered potato skins bacon on side and got home to Danbury to find salsa slopped over everything. No side container just slopped and soggy on everything! Who would do that? My husband got turkey club cost $10 and got about 10 French fries. Terrible! So mad about the potato skins

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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Typical tried-and-true American diner. Delicious pancakes, eggs, and other selections. Dinner is great, too. The best part about the place is the warm, old gentleman who always welcomes you with sincerity and a smile. He always makes it a point to greet my two sons as if he were expecting them, "Hello, brothers!" When you can't decide on where to... More

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Bethel, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

Long story short manager(owners son) was the rudest nastiest person I've ever encountered in any eatery from the moment we walked in. When I asked a waitress if there was someone else I could speak to she was just as rude. Turns out that's his sister. Our waitress was very sweet and was belittled by her boss. My family and... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Terrible is not good enough for this dump !! Worst food ever !! Rude owner terrible service !! Food made us sick !! Never again !!!

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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203 reviews 203 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We were seated by a miserable man, and our waitress wasn't much better. The food however was good, and we were served relatively quickly. I love diners, so I liked it just for that aspect. It served it's purpose since it was really the only place around. We were going to the Elephant's Trunk Flea Market, so this fit the... More

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New York City, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Windmill has been a New Milford Staple for generations. The food is decent. Not great but it doesn't pretend to be something that it is not. Soups are always a good choice though they tend to be very salty. They are home-made. The place is always super-clean and when business is slow we always see the wait staff wiping and... More

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New Milford, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

It is a diner. I am a little squirmish when it comes to food and cleanliness. I do not think this diner is up to par as far as cleanliness.

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Sherman, Connecticut
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90 reviews 90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Nothing special at all about this spot. Food is acceptable but no wow factor. It has a good location near the Elephant's Trunk Flea market, so my guess is that it gets a lot of first-time visitors who don't know the area,

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Washington, Connecticut
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

I've been going here since I was 12 years old. The staff & atmosphere hasnt changed much. But when you've grown up in the same diner for so many years , that a good thing!! The breakfast & lunch entree's are just a I remeber 26 years later!! i'd rather come here 4 breakfast & lunch than anywhere else because... More

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Additional Information about Windmill Diner

Address: 245 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-4312
Phone Number: 860-354-1218
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Milford
Cuisine: Diner

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