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Tiny's Restaurant

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2 Groton School Rd, Ayer, MA 01432-1008
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Tue 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wed - Fri 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Concord, Massachusetts
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stop after a bike ride on the Nashua River Rail Trail. Big sandwiches and a nice beer selection. Tuna Club special with onion rings was very good. Casual, friendly and the place for locals.

Thank ilkkats
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Stopped in there on Memorial Day when other places were closed. Thankfully they were open till 1 PM or so. I ordered scrambled eggs and ham, which were delicious and a good portion. It came with home fries and toast. Coffee was good too. Service was attentive. If you're passing through, go there.

Thank shel29Brooklyn
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Belgian waffle was pretty pathetic looking (and tasting). Fruit on top looked like it came out of a can (and sure tasted like it). Home fries were very greasy and the oil used was not very good. Pretty dingy place.

Thank Anthony G
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131 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

The one night I would go out with my parents/family was to meet at Tiny's for Cod night!! I think it was Tuesday? OMG....YUM! A true example of "don't know what you got till it's gone"!

Thank Wanderlust724
Ayer, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

It is full of locals and i don't know why people enjoy this place so much. The food/prices are eh and many dishes taste like they were frozen and not fresh

Thank H C
Boston, Massachusetts
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174 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Good, honest food, fair prices and terrific service; what more do you need?...OK, it's a luncheonette type atmosphere but, that's the only "negative" if you can even call it that! I had a medium rare bacon cheeseburger with fries. The burger was perfectly cooked and the fries were fresh. My wife has a grilled cheese with bacon and onion rings;... More 

Thank OG1010
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

My family has been going to Tiny's since I was a kid. I remember when Tiny was still working there. This is a great place to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Lots of seating. They have almost daily all you can eat dinner specials. I think Thursday and Sunday are the only two nights they don't have an all... More 

Thank gonepats54
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

This place is a classic, a little odd, but a classic. I should say that I've only eaten breakfast and lunches here so I cannot vouch for the dinner menu. The food is pretty classic diner fair except for the occasional surprise like fried oysters on the menu. It's definitely worth checking Tiny's out for the atmosphere as much as... More 

Thank Liserdee
Hudson, Massachusetts
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199 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

I take my Mother to Tiny's because it is near her Nursing Home. We always find good sandwiches, especially their pulled pork sandwich. They have very good French fires and a good selection of desserts. Our favorite is the Lemon Meringue Pie. The staff is very friendly and it is a nice cozy space.

Thank GRITSMassachusetts
ayer, United States
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

tiny`s has been around for decades serving the local community with good food, sprits and a warm friendly wait staff.

Thank Joseph K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Groton School Rd, Ayer, MA 01432-1008
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Ayer
  • Phone Number: 978-772-2917

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