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American
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews breakfast pancakes home fries worth the wait large portions busy place every summer fast service colby college food is excellent servers cashier folks items
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comfy diner in Oakland that, true to its name, opens EARLY for customers looking to grab a hearty breakfast. I always enjoy my visits, but sometimes it’s busy and I have to wait a little bit for tables to open up. It’s worth the wait,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AlexB10499
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Great omellotes and home fries! Good toast. Crowded but you can get in and out quickly. No credit cards! Good prices. Try pancakes and French toast. Nice staff Big portions

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank tullio7
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Visit here often and always satisfied with the food and extremely quick service. They can turn around an order for breakfast in two to three minutes sometimes. I don't know how they do it. CAUTION: They do not accept credit cards and they do not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 959clintonh
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We go to the Early Bird for breakfast at least twice every summer and thoroughly enjoy it. Still serving large portions but not the huge ones of years ago. Although their maple syrup may not be the real thing we love it in their pancakes...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jldelvalle
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We visited here a couple times while on vacation, it is a popular spot for locals and tourist, I figured it would be a long wait with all the cars but they got us in quick and our breakfast order was there before we knew...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ken A
Reviewed June 20, 2018

My go to place when in the area. Made many trips to Colby College. Every morning when I am there I hit the early bird for their great breakfast. Wonderful staff, great service, and, most importantly, great food at a reasonable price.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Peter L
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Store bought Maxwell house coffee, nasty so nasty. I just don't understand restaurants that still don't accept credit cards.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank seashore1030
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This is our favorite breakfast spot when we visit in the summer. It has a very small town feel where alot of the patrons are greeted by name. Have never had a bad breakfast. Service varies we have had waitresses that are attentive and quick...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Slelmes
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We love the fact that they offer such a variety. And, breakfast all day. They offer two kinds of beans (pea beans or yellow eye) for your choice if you like baked beans. When you ask for crispy hash browns, that’s what you get! ❤️...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank 608elainew
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Another local establishment that many folks might just pass by. Is it full of locals? Yeh, of course! They all know how good it is! When we sit at the counter it reminds me of going to Joe's Diner in Lee, Mass when I was...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank newenglander1952
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