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Walt's Diner

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American, Diner
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3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
+1 315-369-2582
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Philadelphia Suburbs
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

One guy in our group ordered the blueberry pancakes and they were served on a large plate and were as big as the plate. He said they were delicious. So delicious that he ordered them 2 days in a row. I had an omelet that was fantastic as well. High quality and large portions!

Thank Cody0112
Stamford, Connecticut
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped here after spending the weekend in Old Forge. Great big breakfast. Was perfect for my 5 hour ride home. Pancake, eggs, bacon, and toast. The biggest pancake Ive ever had and yummy.

Thank SteakSandwitch
Syracuse, NY
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We absolutely love Walts Diner! Everything is delicious but we especially love breakfast. And that homemade Hot Sauce is out of this world! I need the recipe!

West Deptford, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent! We went in for breakfast and the food and service were great! Went to a couple other places in town to eat, but for breakfast this is hands down the best place in town.

Thank inda2017
Poughkeepsie, NY
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51 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both times we visited Walt's it was full of customers, mostly locals - always a good sign. The wait staff is hopping but friendly and good natured. We got our food with a reasonable wait. The food is tasty and cooked right. We tried the huge pancake, the biscuits and sausage gravy (excellent!), the poached eggs and the "quickie" -... More 

Thank Meg S
Clifton, New Jersey
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like pancakes (and you're really hungry) this place is for you. Just a quaint Upstate NY diner in town. Just fyi it's a little difficult to get to via snowmobile. You've got to ride on roads. Anyway, loved it!

Thank eltee_8
Merrimack, New Hampshire
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on a very cold day for lunch. Ordered the taco salad. Salsa was too spicy for me to eat so salad was dry. Had to ask for dressing to help. Iceberg lettuce was the base & not cut up very well. Not worth the money. Should be cheaper. Service was friendly though. Did pay more attention to the... More 

Thank Crocmate11
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

Friendly, accommodating staff. Good variety on the menu and breakfast pancakes are served with the real deal Adirondack maple syrup. You get a sense of the community and local culture. Really enjoyed this place.

Thank Florence (Lori) K
Manlius, New York
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114 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

We had occasion to visit Walt's on two separate occasions a few days apart, both times for lunch. Diners should serve good food in a short time at good prices. Walt's does exactly that, and they do it especially well. On our first visit we both had the taco shell salad with beef, and they we're delicious, freshly made and... More 

Thank Arnold P
Cicero, New York
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

A day trip to Old Forge and Inlet to avoid Black Friday madness resulted in our stopping at Walt''s Diner for a midafternoon lunch. We arrived to find the place hopping, especially since a party of nine (soon to swell to twelve) arrived at the same time. Nevertheless, after a short wait, we were seated and a very pleasant server... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 315-369-2582

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