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Shoreline Diner

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345 Boston Post Rd, Guilford, CT 06437-2931
(203) 458-7380
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times this summer. They serve breakfast all day but have lots of great lunch and dinner items as well. They also have a great gluten free menu which we needed as a family member has celiac disease. The service was friendly and courteous and I am sure we will return in the future.

Thank Bethdigi
New York City, New York
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good healthy options on the menu, food was fresh and delivered in a timely fashion, wait staff very good service, however, my partner discovered a piece of a zip tie in her salad and the manager gave her the salad for free.

Thank firefighter07
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

The parking lot was packed and we thought it would be a long wait at 10am. Nope! Got right in and we're seated at a comfy booth. Service was great. Food was fresh, hot and all made from scratch - corned beef, the English muffins, the bread. Coffee was HOT but good, not the typical diner coffee flavored water. Excellent... More 

Thank Jessica O
Madison, Connecticut
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73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

This diner offers the normal "greasy spoon" diner options, along with an incredible vegetarian/vegan/gluten free menu. They offer organic meats, and have incredible espresso. We enjoy eating here and it is always a treat as the menu is quite a bit pricier than a traditional diner, however the food is very quality. The only item Ive even been unpleased with... More 

1 Thank irish0live
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Lots of options for every diet - including vegan and gluten free when such choices aren't always abundantly available. My husband had gluten free pasta and I indulged in the vegan French toast (which was a little too sweet as mentioned by another reviewer.) We also enjoyed vegan and gluten free cake for desert. This is the sister restaurant to... More 

Thank Ruth20904
Amherst, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

This is a great place to go when trying to satisfy multiple diets. Vegan and gluten-free items are available. My partner had the meatloaf and loved it. I had the vegan french toast, which was great, but next time I'd ask them to go light on the vanilla "cream" because it was very sweet.

1 Thank WeezieMom
Guilford, Connecticut
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

My husband and I have eaten here a few times and always enjoyed the food as well as the very varied menu. Late this afternoon we stopped for an early diner and what struck us was the much smaller menu selection. When we placed our orders we were asked if we wanted to "upgrade" by adding soup or salad to... More 

Thank margiegirl
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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122 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

We got hungry and needed a break on the way to NYC, and the friendly tripadvisor app led us to this place, just of the highway, Frankly, I would have been satisfied with much less, yet wad very happy to discover this lovely place, which had everything we hoped for and provided us with a much needed rest. Large, clean,... More 

Thank Anna S
Westfield, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Great lunch..kids had grilled cheese with fruit and devoured them French Toast was,also a favorite. COBB salad was excellent and huge!Great food at decent prices.

1 Thank Sandra S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch on a Sunday and the food was great. The portions were a good size and it wasn't too pricey. There was also good variety of food. The service was a little slow but still overall it was a good experience.

Thank Avjeet G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Boston Post Rd, Guilford, CT 06437-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Guilford
  • Phone Number: (203) 458-7380

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