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Cristy's Luncheonette

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1261 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-1952
+1 860-399-4211
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Massapequa, New York
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318 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cristy's is a throw back luncheonette - actually from 1957 and not much has changed. For breakfast, go early, especially on weekends - during the summer the lines will be out the door. The food is great and the portions are huge, honest.. I ordered 2 eggs scrambled with corn beef hash. The eggs must have come from an elephant,... More 

Thank Joe C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large portions with an excellent breakfast selection including the most diverse pancake menu in the area. Highly recommend.

Thank Jesse M
Long Island, NY
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

We were staying down the road at Water's Edge and did not want to eat at the resort's restaurant on checkout day. We decided to look for somewhere to have a leisurely breakfast. We noticed many cars in the Christy's parking lot and a sign promising breakfast, so we decided to take a chance. Upon entering, we notice the long... More 

Thank Lisa58
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

My family and I enjoy going to Christie's, and the restaurant is always busy. They have a few dozen types of pancakes (which are HUGE), and they can mix-and-match if you have something else in mind. They also offer any of the dishes you would expect from a breakfast place, and everything is made fresh. The only complaint I have... More 

Thank Mark F
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

I stopped here on the way to Newport and had the best breakfast I have had in years. The staff was friendly and helpful and the food was great.

Thank Wesley R
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Everyone tells me I should try their pancakes. I never listened until now. All i could think about is pancakes. Its the best!

Thank Adelle P
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

I had read great reviews of this restaurant which is why we came here for breakfast after spending the night down the road. We knew by the packed parking lot and line to be seated that it was going to be worth the wait (maybe 10 minutes) & it was! What I read about the best corn beef hash is... More 

Thank Valekins
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Good food but you can't be in a hurry! Waitresses seem over whelmed or they don't care about customer service?!?!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, quick service, reasonable price and a cozy atmosphere. Wish I had a place like this near my home in Florida

Plainville, Connecticut
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Quirky restaurant. We tried to get in twice and there was a line both days but well worth the wait!!

Thank Therrien63012

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1261 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-1952
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-399-4211

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