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244 Appleton St, Lowell, MA 01852-2533
978-453-8321
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6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 26
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  • 24
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  • 5
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Solid Breakfast

Good food, good prices. It seems like parking could get dicey during rush times but overall a solid breakfast.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Dave P
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

you want an authentic American diner experience and great food? the owl is your best bet. every time we're in town visiting my husband's family I have to stop in. great breakfast food and if you get there early enough, coffee rolls (cinnamon buns). I recently had the Irish Benny and it was so good I almost cried. eggs Benedict... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Good food, good prices. It seems like parking could get dicey during rush times but overall a solid breakfast.

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Lowell, Massachusetts
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Four Sisters Owl Diner is a fine local DINER. Super for breakfast and lunch with great diner staples. As a regular, I appreciate the family atmosphere and greetings from the staff. I am never disappointed.

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Boston
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Best breakfast in the City awesome ham sliced off the bone , huge omelets. Any thing you could ask for. It's great try the pancakes with sausage inside them

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Nashua, New Hampshire, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

I have been here many times over the years. This place has never let me down. Made the conscious decision to head there from Boston on our way home for my birthday breakfast. Thought about brunch in Beantown but knew this would be twice as good for less than half the price. We were not disappointed. Both got the hash... More 

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Lebanon, New Hampshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

everything was very good! some minor things but we didnt really care. decent prices. good service. good food. and FAST!

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is by far the best breakfast I have ever had. I find awesome diners all over the place when I travel, but none has ever equaled the Owl Diner, especially when you add in local ambiance. The pancakes are absolutely buttermilk soaked and delicious and the omelettes are to die for. Plus, the price is right!

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Chelmsford, Ma
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great diner experience and locals place. Breakfast is delicious and lots of it. Very popular for police and firefighters, politicians and just plain regular people. If you live in Lowell, you've been here. Tables, booths or a seat at the counter, all the same, great service and prompt. Coffee is really good as is the pancakes and omelets. So many... More 

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

set back in time with booths and dining counter lots of fun. you can get great baked beans and wounderful omlets the are named after the streets of lowell ma.

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Boston, MA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The service is awful. I took my preteen son here for breakfast. We gave our order and never saw our server again. Everyone who came in after us got their breakfast, but we got nothing, I got uo to talk to another waitress, but she shrugged and walked away. We saw two older men come in, and get their food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 244 Appleton St, Lowell, MA 01852-2533
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lowell
  • Phone Number: 978-453-8321

Price and Cuisine

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

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