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1074 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1143
508-852-6888
Today
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
First time!

The portion sizes were great! Pancakes were good and cooked long enough for it to not be gooey in the inside! Worth the wait but wouldn't say best of Worcester..

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 14, 2015
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Worcester, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Worcester, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The portion sizes were great! Pancakes were good and cooked long enough for it to not be gooey in the inside! Worth the wait but wouldn't say best of Worcester..

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by on the Saturday before Pats game and wanted to get a little breakfast in me before the game. This isn't the place for " a little" food. The portions were huge, the price was right and the waitstaff were great!! The breakfast was excellent , definitely worth a try. Just be prepared to wait a few minutes on... More 

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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102 reviews 102 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

A family of four ate here for under $50 including tip...and we walked away with a lot of take-out as well. Although it was not on the menu, one of us was able to get fish and chips just by asking. The buffalo chicken wrap was very good, and the 9 oz. Texas burger was very good. Good value and... More 

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Belchertown, Massachusetts, United States
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

First time diners! Terrific value, big servings, BEST pastrami Reuben I have ever eaten...and if you are a FAN of onion rings, you really gotta go here! Home made hash was good on a a muffin with poached egg and hollandaise sauce. The staff is terrific, bubbly and fun! A cheerful diner. Plan on a packed house but the ladies... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Visiting family in Worcester. They took us to their favorite place for breakfast, Lou Roc's Diner. Couldn't believe there was a line for seating on a Monday morning at 10:30! That's how popular this place is. It's the opposite of fancy. Really informal, kind of funky. Full of all kinds of people, which was great. Our breakfast of eggs, bacon,... More 

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Leicester, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Lou Rocks is a dinner where there is a good mix of locals and people who travel a distance to experience it. I decided to stop there for breakfast around noon today, Saturday, with my wife on the way to Gardner to do some occasional chair shopping. When we arrived the parking lot was full which was concerning. I did... More 

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Sterling, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This is a true "All American" diner. The food is great, the prices are good, the staff are terrific (the waitresses are entertaining and "full of personality") and you'll see that they have a lot of regulars. My favorites are Jodi and Dawn and sitting at the counter to watch the show. Regular specials daily (Thursday's roasted turkey is my... More 

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Redmond, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We ate breakfast at Lou Roc's and loved it! The back part of the diner is a classic with counter seating and several booths. An add on to the front has small tables. Most of the folks eating there were locals (the waitresses knew all their names...even though we were not locals, our waitress called us "honey"). Food was really... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The title says it all about Lou Roc's .. we tried it for the first time and it was worth the 20 minute wait in line .. I ride by all the time and the place is always packed now I know why the staff is incredibly friendly the food is really good and a lot of it ...the place... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Usually when we try a restaurant that's been overhyped it's a letdown but that wasn't the case with Lou Roc's . We were nearby on a weekday and decided to give it a try - lucky us, we were seated immediately. I love that they even offer a choice of canned or homemade hash! Our breakfast was terrific and it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1074 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1143
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: 508-852-6888

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm

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