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Twin Pines Diner Restaurant

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) #33 of 49 Restaurants in East Haven $$ - $$$ American,
34 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512-2506
+1 203-468-6887
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible22%
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“prime rib” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
34 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512-2506
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointing. I have gone quite a few times and each time I'm more disappointed. Food is not what you'd expect from a diner.

Thank Dianeddr1948
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We were in the New Haven area and stopped here for dinner. I've eaten here several times in the past, because my parents lived in the area. Twin Pines is more upscale than your typical diner, so don't be put off by the name. They...More

Thank mrolds69
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

We had been out drinking in New Haven and we decided to get some eats before bed. I had a fair egg salad sandwich and my bf had a double burger platter.

Thank Valeria A
Reviewed April 28, 2017

I can't remember when this diner wasn't here. Exceptional menu, nice people, great food. It is everything you want in a diner. Go. Enjoy.

Thank Steven K
Reviewed February 13, 2017

First time visit and was absolutely pleased. My veggie omelet meal was tasty and good. The atmosphere was friendly, homely, and cozy. Plenty of tables/booths and the place is huge inside. They have a bakery stand with cheesecakes and much more. A separate dining area...More

Thank sbT9238BI
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Good diner. Right in RT 1. Typical diner menu. Plenty of food on the plate. Fast service. Reasonable price

Thank b0bf1960
Reviewed October 28, 2016

We ate breakfast here as we were staying in the area, and this is a 24 hour type dinner. For a diner type restaurant, the place is very clean and the atmosphere is a bit upscale and nice. The food is good at a fair...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Awesome full dinners under $25. I had 16oz prime rib with salad, choice of soup, choice of potato and vegetable plus dessert $17.99. Prime rib cooked perfectly, better than some steakhouses I've been to. Dinner for 2 plus tip can easily be had for $50...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Meals here are pretty good, the staff very friendly, and it is probably the better local place to eat int he area.

Thank ShiraFusionTravel
Reviewed May 1, 2016

We stopped here for a late lunch. Not busy, took them a couple of minutes to seat us. Kind of warm inside. But the hostess did lower the blinds from the sun. Huge menu, which tells me that the quality will be low. I was...More

Thank Pamela T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512-2506
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-468-6887
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