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#130 of 1,914 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $20
CUISINES
American, Diner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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STARTERS‎
quesadilla
served with sour cream, salsa and jalapenos
7.00
quesadilla
with chicken, veggies or steak
10.00
mozzarella sticks
6.00
onion rings
6.00
wing dings
8.00
bowl of chili
4.00
buffalo wings
8.00
chicken fingers
8.00
buffalo fingers
8.00
jalapeno poppers
7.00
BURGERS / GRILL‎
cheese burger
9.00
turkey burger
9.00
garden burger
7.00
supreme sandwich
topping for supreme choose up to four items
10.00
burger, beer and fries
10.00
SALADS‎
garden
5.00
tuna
7.00
grilled chicken
10.00
steak tip
10.00
greek
6.00
chef
8.00
CLUBS‎
served with french fries or salad
ham and cheese
8.00
cheeseburger
10.00
grilled chicken
10.00
tuna
8.00
turkey
8.00
SUBS / WRAPS‎
served with french fries or salad
steak tip kabob
11.00
chicken kabob
kabobs are served with lettuce, tomato, onion, feta and dressing
9.00
veggie bomb with cheese
all the vegetables in the house
8.00
steak tip bomb
bombs are served with grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, and barbecue sauce
11.00
chicken bomb
9.00
SANDWICHES‎
served with french fries or salad
reuben
9.00
cuban
10.00
grilled cheese
5.00
tuna melt
w/tomato
8.00
portabella mushroom
8.00
italian sausage
8.00
blt
7.00
grilled chicken
9.00
BREAKFAST SPECIALS‎
steak and eggs - 8 oz. ny sirloin
with‎ two eggs, home fries and toast
11.00
steak and eggs - 1 lb. ny sirloin
with two eggs, home fries and toast
16.00
monte cristo
served with home fries
8.00
smoked salmon
served with a bagel and cream cheese
8.00
breakfast burrito
served with home fries
7.00
chocolate fantasy french toast
9.00
banana french toast
9.00
OMELETS‎
served with home fries and toast. substitute with egg whites add $1
cheese omelet
7.00
supreme omelet (four eggs)
10.00
BREAKFAST‎
egg and cheese sandwiches (2)
with choice of meat. served with home fries
7.00
two eggs, home fries and toast
7.00
french toast
7.00
texas french toast
8.00
raisin cinnamon french toast
8.00
pancakes or french toast
with choice of meat
9.00
pancakes
8.00
blueberry pancakes
9.00
chocolate chip pancakes
9.00
banana pancakes
9.00
MIMOSA‎
mimosa
(orange,‎ apple or cranberry) 5 by the carafe
20.00
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All reviews pancakes home fries steak and eggs finger food ham potatoes sandwiches lobster sit at the counter american experience the banana bread the food is great small place prices are reasonable sat at the bar creme mimosas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a Sunday morning and sat at the counter. Freezing cold air blew in every time the door opened. The cooks on the line unfortunately were not in sync with each other. We saw the majority of our breakfast and many others sitting getting...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 825marisaj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not one to typically complain as I usually look for nothing less than the good in situations. However, then there’s the simple truth. Here goes. Walked in, with a smile on my face and positive energy. The diner smelled like a sour mop mixed with...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank LeahLaghari
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our visit to the South Street Diner - great service and lovely staff. Highly recommend going here for breakfast.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Stuart W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is old and rough, but the food was great. They took our order outside as we waited to be seated so the meal came fairly quick. As busy as they were, the owner Sal still took time to chat with us and make...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 979patp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for an all American style diner, and this was the best we could find in the area we were staying in. We went around 10am for a late breakfast. The service was friendly, quick and efficient and the portions were good and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Fiona M
Reviewed October 16, 2019

What an awesome place. Celebrated our Anniversary Morning there. Auroa was just fantastic! What an incredible lady and hostess. Sorry we missed the owner but the food was excellent. Nice menu! A lot of negative about the locale but looked all good to us. No...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank nocurfu53
Reviewed October 13, 2019

had to wait about 15 minutes to get in early morning and had a nice chat with the Lady in the front. The food is okay, the Atmosphere very funny and the funny thing, ordered a Tea.....my bag was out of the cup....the waitress came,...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank M3045CUchristianm
Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

We were visiting from Toronto and walked 30 minutes to eat breakfast given the reviews and there was a 25 minute wait, which was fine. But the server, who claimed to be the owner, was incredibly rude and arrogant! We have never been treated so...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank ChrisBB2700CND
Reviewed October 4, 2019

The place was crowded when we got here for breakfast and we had to wait a few minutes to be seated at the counter. We placed in our order quickly but something went wrong and our order was lost. I don't blame the waitress since...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 184bethanys
Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

5 min stroll over to this busy little diner from South Station this morning. I am very happy I did that rather than just waiting around in the station for an hour. LOVED the chorizo hash with eggs and cornbread.

Date of visit: September 2019
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I didn’t find any safety issues. It’s a reasonably large city. Homeless population may be a bit intimidating for some. Uber is a safe bet to get around also. Yes it’s safe. I walked around most of the city because... More
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