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Top O' The Mornin'

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American, Irish, Cafe, Diner
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2740 S Main St, Waterbury, CT 06706-2647
203-754-3338
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5:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sat - Sun 6:30 am - 12:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: TOP O' THE MORNIN' IS A BREAKFAST AND LUNCH RESTAURANT DEDICATED TO...
TOP O' THE MORNIN' IS A BREAKFAST AND LUNCH RESTAURANT DEDICATED TO SERVING THE HIGHEST QUALITY FOOD AT REASONABLE PRICES. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR FRIENDLY STAFF AND THEIR PROMPT SERVICE. ALTHOUGH WE ARE NOT A FAST FOOD RESTAURANT, YOU WILL SURELY BE PLEASED WITH THE SHORT LENGTH OF TIME IT TAKES TO DELIVER YOUR MEAL. EACH DISH IS PREPARED FRESH TO ORDER BY PEOPLE WHO ARE PROUD OF THE FOOD THEY COOK AND CARE ABOUT THE QUALITY OF YOUR MEAL AS MUCH AS YOU DO.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Real Corned Beef Hash

I like to try corned beef hash when I stop at a restaurant for breakfast. Luckily for me I even like that hash that comes out of a can, which most places choose to serve. But every now and then I hit a spot that actually makes their own - sometimes good and sometimes just so-so. The hash here... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

If breakfast is the most important meal of the day, this is one of the most important places to visit. A good family place with excellent food, my family and I have been regulars for more than ten years. Their breakfast specials are always worth trying and the corned beef hash is awesome. For lunch, you can't go wrong with... More 

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

All the rave reviews of the hash, I had to order a side of it to try as my workplace put in an order. I received a burnt offering of hash remains for the price of $5. I guess I shouldn't complain about the tiny portion size for the price as I fear it would have been more charred offerings.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I like to try corned beef hash when I stop at a restaurant for breakfast. Luckily for me I even like that hash that comes out of a can, which most places choose to serve. But every now and then I hit a spot that actually makes their own - sometimes good and sometimes just so-so. The hash here is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

If you are a fan of real corned beef hash this is the place to go. We moved from CT in 2000 and whenever we order hash at a restaurant we talk about how it is not as good as Top O' the Mornin. Never had a bad meal there.

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Very good breakfast menu. with The exception of no home fries. (only hash browns). Breakfast is very large and comes with a free muffin. Place is a little outdated but one of the best breakfast joints in town. The breakfast menu offers a large variety. I am a large man and have trouble finishing my food. Good overall value.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My fiancé tried the hash for the first time this visit and said it was awesome! We've been coming here for years and I our food is always good but the waitstaff is so miserable. If you ask them a question they seem annoyed and get snippy. And then when the food comes out they drop the check with the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

The corned beef hash here is excellent. The home fries are boring...the breakfast specials are ok...all the standard egg and pancake dishes meet the expectations. I don't need much atmosphere when I go out for breakfast, this place seems to know that well. The waitresses bump into each other continuously behind the counter because there is little place to move.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Maybe it was a bad day .. I am not sure but this was the worst breakfast I have ever had. I ordered a bacon and cheese omelet. The omelet had almost zero cheese and it was so burnt it was inedible. The service was not good either. I had to ask 3 times for a glass of water and... More 

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

I LOVE Top O' the Mornin'!! The staff is friendly and attentive, and the food is AWESOME! I love their reuben sandwich with crinkle fries, but I have honestly never had a bad meal. They have a sausage gravy and biscuit special every now and then that is to die for!

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

There's not a whole lot of choices for breakfast in the Waterbury area, but this place is a treat, and worth a little travel. The decor is too cute, I love the wooden floors, worn in and beautiful. It's a typical diner, with a typical diner menu selection, but the quality is quite yummy. Pancakes were just what I was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2740 S Main St, Waterbury, CT 06706-2647
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: 203-754-3338

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 12
  • Cuisine: American, Irish, Cafe, Diner

Description

TOP O' THE MORNIN' IS A BREAKFAST AND LUNCH RESTAURANT DEDICATED TO SERVING THE HIGHEST QUALITY FOOD AT REASONABLE PRICES. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR FRIENDLY STAFF AND THEIR PROMPT SERVICE. ALTHOUGH WE ARE NOT A FAST FOOD RESTAURANT, YOU WILL SURELY BE PLEASED WITH THE SHORT LENGTH OF TIME IT TAKES TO DELIVER YOUR MEAL. EACH DISH IS PREPARED FRESH TO ORDER BY PEOPLE WHO ARE PROUD OF THE FOOD THEY COOK AND CARE ABOUT THE QUALITY OF YOUR MEAL AS MUCH AS YOU DO.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 12:30 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 12:30 pm

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