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Fairlee Diner

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Route 5, Fairlee, VT 05045
+1 802-333-3569
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“breakfast” (28 reviews)
“omelet” (6 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
Route 5, Fairlee, VT 05045
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

This place is justifiably famous in the area - and is worth a trip out of the way. Only open for breakfast and lunch, but terrific food. Not fancy, just plain good.

1  Thank 90kate9
Reviewed November 10, 2017

This restaurant is a small and often very crowded diner serving typical diner food. There is really nothing special about it than most diners of the same ilk. Booths are small and four people in a booth would be tight. Especially four average sized guys....More

Thank 191plf
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Need I say more? The food is just mouth watering. It's the kind of place that your stomach remembers and will guide you there again with an equal or better experience than last time.

Thank Joe B
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Local diners are a dying breed. The Fairlee Diner is a not to be missed throwback with a friendly group of waitresses and a great breakfast.

Thank BAP
Reviewed August 26, 2017

We waited for our turn to enter and learned the wait was well worth it. Watching the chef do his magic on the grill from our counter seats was a real treat ! The waitress were always eager to refill our drinks. Will make a...More

Thank tgingrich
Reviewed August 4, 2017

My daughter and I had breakfast there. We had decided to have big breakfast so we could skip lunch. Omelets, home fires, sausages, toast - we were stuffed. Food was great. Service fast and friendly. Took two muffins for snacking which we didn't eat until...More

Thank MissFrame
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

We try to get to the fairlee diner every time we are visiting Vermont and new Hampshire. Great food in a quaint and usually packed diner. The home fries are the best. If you are there at lunch time be sure to get a slice...More

Thank travel007_8
Reviewed July 30, 2017

My wife and I had breakfast at the counter, right behind the cooks. Quite a show; I recommend it! The food was wonderful and at a very good price. Some folks have criticized the service. Yes the cooks are curmudgeons, but will do anything you...More

Thank John F
Reviewed July 24, 2017

a nice option for breakfast in Fairlee. It gets crowded as people tend to linger, but is worth the wait. Good hearty breakfast (including home made bagels) and great pancakes (but this is VT, they should only serve pure maple syrup, instead of charging extra...More

Thank peter k
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

The 1950s & 60s are still alive at this roadside motel & drive-in. There is a double feature every Friday, Saturday & Sunday night with single features during the week. The theater speakers are in need of repair but the sound for the movie can...More

Thank Fairlee802
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 5, Fairlee, VT 05045
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Fairlee
  • Phone Number: +1 802-333-3569
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