We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Top O' The Mornin'

$$ - $$$
American, Irish, Diner
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2740 S Main St, Waterbury, CT 06706-2647
+1 203-754-3338
Website
Today
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sat - Sun 6:30 am - 12:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

16 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 16: English reviews
Naugatuck, Connecticut
Level Contributor
17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's great to have good, reliable, and consistent local restaurants to frequent. Breakfast here is always good, no exceptions. The corned beef hash is outstanding and a must have. Eggs and pancakes are cooked properly, as are the home fries and home baked muffins. The wait staff is attentive and the restaurant is well kept and clean. This is a... More 

Helpful?
Thank marybeth203
Roanoke, Virginia
Level Contributor
104 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Food wasnt all that great. We tried it twice but its bland with horrible waitress service. The inside is old and usually i love lil old breakfast/lunch places. But this is old, smells old, food is awful, and high priced.

Helpful?
Thank paralegal4444
Ed B, Owner at Top O' The Mornin', responded to this review

Hello, It appears that you did not have the best experience with us. We apologize that you had found the food to be bland and that the service provided to you was disappointing. As we do take all feedback we receive very seriously, we would like to find out more about your experience with us. If you would be so... More 

Naugatuck, Connecticut
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

We used to go here every Sunday but became tired of waiting for a seat and having breakfast in such a noisy atmosphere. The food is really good but the inside needs a complete makeover and needs some cleaning.

Helpful?
Thank Caddi06
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2016

Top O' The Mornin' is like having breakfast at Grandma's house. It quaint, the food is made fresh to order, the service is great, and the prices were more than fare. Put this on your morning "I'm Hungry" list for sure!!!

Helpful?
Thank Russell S
Naugatuck, Connecticut
Level Contributor
115 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Let's start with coffee, better than Dunkin Donuts. Their three egg omelet, built any way you want it, is outstanding, They do a very brisk take out business, coffee and egg sandwiches, so it does get very brisk if you are seated too close to the cash register. Plenty of seating and a good place to wake up to.

Helpful?
Thank Fred S
New Britain, Connecticut
Level Contributor
42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015

For several years I have enjoyed Hash in a Dash but when it is offered as a special the Biscuits and Gravy are the best I have ever had. Even better than any I have ever down South.

Helpful?
Thank Stephen B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

If breakfast is the most important meal of the day, this is one of the most important places to visit. A good family place with excellent food, my family and I have been regulars for more than ten years. Their breakfast specials are always worth trying and the corned beef hash is awesome. For lunch, you can't go wrong with... More 

Helpful?
Thank J Paul V
Waterbury, Connecticut
Level Contributor
130 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2015

All the rave reviews of the hash, I had to order a side of it to try as my workplace put in an order. I received a burnt offering of hash remains for the price of $5. I guess I shouldn't complain about the tiny portion size for the price as I fear it would have been more charred offerings.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dan C
Massachusetts
Level Contributor
78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2015

I like to try corned beef hash when I stop at a restaurant for breakfast. Luckily for me I even like that hash that comes out of a can, which most places choose to serve. But every now and then I hit a spot that actually makes their own - sometimes good and sometimes just so-so. The hash here is... More 

Helpful?
Thank MikeofMA
Merrimack, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2015

If you are a fan of real corned beef hash this is the place to go. We moved from CT in 2000 and whenever we order hash at a restaurant we talk about how it is not as good as Top O' the Mornin. Never had a bad meal there.

Helpful?
Thank ShannonMBarnes

Travelers who viewed Top O' The Mornin' also viewed

 

Been to Top O' The Mornin'? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $12
Cuisine
American, Irish, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 12:30 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 S Main St, Waterbury, CT 06706-2647
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-754-3338
Description
TOP O' THE MORNIN' IS A BREAKFAST AND LUNCH RESTAURANT DEDICATED TO SERVING THE HIGHEST QUALITY FOOD AT REASONABLE PRICES. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR FRIENDLY STAFF AND THEIR PROMPT SERVICE. ALTHOUGH WE ARE NOT A FAST FOOD RESTAURANT, YOU WILL SURELY BE PLEASED WITH THE SHORT LENGTH OF TIME IT TAKES TO DELIVER YOUR MEAL. EACH DISH IS PREPARED FRESH TO ORDER BY PEOPLE WHO ARE PROUD OF THE FOOD THEY COOK AND CARE ABOUT THE QUALITY OF YOUR MEAL AS MUCH AS YOU DO.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Top O' The Mornin' staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?