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Madelyn's Diner

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American, Diner, Canadian
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377 Huron St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 5T6, Canada
(519) 273-5296
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Mon 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Ontario
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Madelyn's Diner and we looked forward to having the Eggs Benedict again and of course taking home some Butter Tarts. Happy to report that both did not disappoint!! Generous serving of Eggs benedict , great hollandaise sauce and ample serving of home fries. Our coffee and tea was topped up several times. Very reasonable... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were served with enthusiasm even though we were close to closing time (about 1/2 hr before). Great Fish & Chips and then the best local butter tarts for dessert! Always the place to visit for genuine down-home food!!

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Thank 1750Spider
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 45 minutes searching for this gem during one of our previous visits, and it quickly became our favorite breakfast place! The plates are generous and the food is delicious! A good deal for the money! Madelyn's has a terrific staff - very down-to-earth and friendly. The service is quick and just what you want in a diner-type atmosphere.... More 

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Thank Linda S
Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had great fish n chips there on a Friday evening. No problem getting a table, and the waitress "Sammie" was friendly and prompt. Worth a 20% tip! The fish was battered lightly and deep-fried perfectly, and the fries were superb. But to top it all off: the BUTTER TARTS are OUT OF THIS WORLD -- and NOT RUNNY (like... More 

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STRATFORD
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you want a no fuss meal this is the place for you. Open kitchen, eat in or take out. Great fish and chips, and special of the day. (Pork chops) Best milkshake in town. If you have room after try one of the butter tarts...LARGE and buttery. Better still take some home.

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Thank liketotravel037
Toronto, Canada
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176 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Their specialty according to the waitress was fish and chips. So I got it. The fish was good English pub style. The fries were average at best. My wife got the Reuben sandwich was kind of a bomb. Minimal amount of meat and even less sauerkraut. It was more like a ham sandwich.

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Thank LJ_Can
Hamilton, Canada
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Madelyn's diner is very cute. There are 3 different areas that you can eat in, including a large patio. The restaurant overall was clean including the washrooms. There were 8 of us and we all ordered different items however all of the orders were from the lunch menu. The food was delicious and very affordable; we also did not have... More 

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Thank april t
London, Canada
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Best diner in Stratford. Affordable and delicious! The staff is friendly and you usually don't have to wait long for your order. Outside seating is also available. They do not accept credit cards. Great place to check out!

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Thank Michele G
Rockwood, Canada
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197 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Went for Sunday lunch and had there farmer sausage and eggs. Was really good as was the omelette my wife enjoyed. Fast friendly service and a covered patio to enjoy during the warm weather. Bring cash or debit because they do not accept credit cards.

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Ajax, Canada
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57 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We dropped in here for breakfast as he said it was a good place to eat and have a conversation as we hadn't seen him for a year. Place was dated but bright, when I am there for breakfast I am interested in the food and not décor. And yes I found my eggs Bennie great. Both the bride and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Huron St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 5T6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: (519) 273-5296

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?