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Valley Diner Restaurant

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636 New Haven Ave, Derby, CT 06418-2507
+1 203-735-2445
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“peas” (2 reviews)
“chicken trio” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Greek
$$ - $$$
636 New Haven Ave, Derby, CT 06418-2507
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Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

I stopped here as it is along my route on my way home from work. I tried it for the first time and really enjoyed it...i ordered the grilled chicken sandwhich which came on a hardroll served with fries and thought it wad good. I...More

Thank angelash68
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

I returned after 7 or 8 years, the food and service were still as good as in 2000! Quick easy seating and fast competent servers.

Thank sdparent1
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Had a 97 yr old friend’s birthday celebration there, her favorite place! They gave us the private room in the back. They were very considerate especially since we were almost an hour late! Great menu, I had chicken Frances with mashed potatoes, wonderful! All the...More

Thank Joan K
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Great food and service...Great Prime Rib..nice dessert case.Daily specials are filling and tasty.A must eat when on Rt.34 .

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed November 21, 2017

I've upgraded my review from my last visit. Seven of our group met recently for breakfast. We had a variety of breakfast dishes. Everything was OK. It's typical diner fare. Large portions and inexpensive comfort food. Our waitress was great. She kept the cups filled...More

Reviewed October 11, 2017

Wow, what a menu and what generous portions. We took a 96 yr old friend and we all had wonderful meals. They have $8.99 specials each day, and two of us ordered them, one Stir fry Chicken over pasta which was great and I took...More

Thank Joan K
Reviewed September 7, 2017

It's "just" a diner, but a reliable place for a decent breakfast, or even a meal later in the day. We normally come here just for breakfast. Recently, after an absence of some time, we were nicely surprised by how good the coffee was. The...More

Thank HungryI223
Reviewed July 23, 2017

After having a deplorable experience at Riverdale Diner one fine Saturday morning (to which I will NEVER go back, btw), my group had the best experience as always at Valley Diner where we should have gone in the first place. Heather -- you are the...More

Thank MH1955
Reviewed July 20, 2017

I enjoy going there because they have lot's of choices for breakfast, lunch, dinner and that the food is great. Prices are reasonable. Can get a drink there if you would like. The service is always very good.

Thank Safyre55
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Ok. Breakfast is just that, not a gourmet place, understood. But come on already. Change something. All the red sauces are the same. Mashed potatoes are apparently left over baked. Where is the bread? Sporadic challah bread or whatever it is. Same old thing, different...More

Thank tkn4granted
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Greek
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 636 New Haven Ave, Derby, CT 06418-2507
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +1 203-735-2445
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