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The Bristol Diner

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Route 130, Bristol, ME 04539
+1 207-563-8004
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“hash” (7 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“booths” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner
Route 130, Bristol, ME 04539
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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We've had breakfast here many times and dinner a few times. This place has consistently good food and great service. The home fries are some of the best I've had and the hash is made from scratch. Breakfast is top notch! They serve dinner only...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The Bristol Diner is a small little restaurant opposite the Bristol Town Hall. It is open year round ad we have had any a breakfast there during the winter in particular. It is one of the few breakfast places open outside of several places in...More

Reviewed June 11, 2017

We've stopped in for breakfast a couple of times. It's a small diner with a few booths and seats at the counter. The french toast is incredible and, of course, it's hard to pass up on maine blueberry pancakes. Very friendly service and they are...More

1  Thank GCM012
Reviewed May 30, 2017

I had breakfast 2 days in a row after photographing the Pemaquid Light at sunrise. they make awesome biscuits and very good home made hash. They open at 6AM most mornings with a lively crowd of locals.

1  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed September 9, 2016

This is a popular breakfast place and I was very pleased with my eggs and corned beef hash. It is a small place, but it also has counter service if the tables are full. The wait staff is very friendly.

1  Thank VermontTeacher44
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Deb's Diner in Bristol is a throwback -- the small building with counter and booths is right out of central casting, and then add Deb schmoozing with everyone as she hustles from diner to diner, and REALLY good food, particularly the fish sandwiches, and you...More

Thank Randy T
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Variety of local fare: haddock chowder, salads, hamburgers, home-made pies. Booths and no music blaring, a place that seats about 8 or 9 different tables. Not open on Wednesday, but otherwise, opens 6 am and closes at 2 pm. Come at off-hours, so you don't...More

Thank poemweaver
Reviewed July 1, 2016

We stopped into "Deb's Bristol Diner", after reading reviews of the "Bristol Diner" on TA. Seems that Deb's has bought this diner, and food is every bit as good in as Deb's other location on Rt. 1 in Waldoboro. Delicious homemade breakfast - reminded me...More

1  Thank CJK50
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Fast Service, good food, creative specials, its kinda small, so its a bummer when if fills up, but you have to expect that of great small town local diners. Good hash

1  Thank Jdubois1291
Reviewed October 24, 2015

Great food, menu with all the right choices and local flair. Courteous staff and Deb is a good cook and hostess.

1  Thank Scott B
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July 28, 2017|
Response from GCM012 | Reviewed this property |
It's a small diner without outdoor seating. Don't know what health laws are. I suguest you contact them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 130, Bristol, ME 04539
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 207-563-8004
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