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Deluxe Town Diner

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$$ - $$$
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627 Mount Auburn St, Watertown, MA 02472-4103
+1 617-924-9789
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hanoi, Vietnam
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494 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being English I love American diners which seem to be the only authentic American food you can get other than home cooked. This is the first diner that I was introduced to and still is the best I have visited. It also seems to have quite a history. Its close to a friend's place where we stay so this is... More 

Thank Mel B
Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always bring my friends from out of town to the Deluxe Town Diner. This time my guests were from New York where they say things like Mahrio and wooter. I consistently get the tasty hash and eggs, over easy for sure, with a lil bit a hot sauce. One time I had beer there at night. It was a good... More 

Thank topher_anthony
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a great place and the atmosphere is real American diner. The milkshakes are good and so is the chicken. The staff is also very friendly. I definetly recommend.

Thank tucker 8
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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126 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now this is stick to the ribs meal! The coffee is freshly brewed and the water comes bottled... from the source.... Watertown Tap! Breakfast served all day and hearty it was. Ham and eggs were made to perfection. The ham was lean and not salty. The sunny side eggs were perfect and they were smiling at me. The home fries... More 

Thank Frank L
New York
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383 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

I met a friend here and really enjoyed the place. Old school with something for everyone... except perhaps for the super health conscious. Reasonably priced.

Thank skgbos
Providence, RI
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

We went there with another couple for dinner. We ordered johnny cakes, meatloaf dinner, Ployes, and a Monte Christo sandwich. Everyone like what they ordered. The Monte Christo sandwich was UGE!!! The diner is retro and takes you back in time as a lot of the elements are original even though there was once a fire. If you like diners,... More 

Thank rayjay12002
Groton, Massachusetts
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418 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed my dinner here - had a Tuna Salad sandwich on sourdough with fries. It's a lovely old diner and the interior remains authentic. Menu is slightly upscale diner stuff (humus on the menu for example). Service was very friendly and efficient - food was better than expected. Only reason not giving 5 stars is that it is a... More 

Thank Alan P
San Francisco, California
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

The "Town Diner" was recommended by a resident of Waterton (our row mate on flight to BOS). It was well worth the drive from Cambridge, walking a couple of blocks in rain (no on site parking available) and standing outside for a short period of time with the chilly wind. We were told that the line often wraps around the... More 

Thank MKjourney
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for breakfast in the area and so happy we got to experience this diner. Food was amazing and the service was fast and friendly. We knew we were at the right place when we saw how crowded it was with locals.

Thank CocuyJ
Woodbridge, Virginia
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232 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

If you love the true diner experience, this is for you! Fabulous menu with lots of old fashioned favorites and lots of new! This is a busy place with fast service. They have gluten-free pancakes, johnny cakes, and ploys, a French Acadian buckwheat pancake that you can normally only find in Northern Maine. This is obviously a popular place with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 627 Mount Auburn St, Watertown, MA 02472-4103
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-924-9789

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