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“With great breakfast and lunch they don't need to serve dinner!”
Review of The Fine Diner - CLOSED

The Fine Diner
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed February 16, 2014

There is always a wait (albeit fast moving) on the weekends but it is well worth it. The Fine Diner combines the best of a hometown diner with a more sophisticated offering. Not your typical diner food (unless that is what you want). Delicious, healthy options leave you satisfied. What is even better than the food? Well it is the staff, always friendly, always welcoming. Once you finish your breakfast stroll over the bridge to the Historic Clinton Mill and the fallsthen continue for a walk through the quaint town. Do some shopping, visit the day spa and before you know it you can go back to The FINE DINER for lunch. It is a great day trip.

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Reviewed February 9, 2014

Based on the name being "The Fine Diner" I thought that this place might be a little upscale or fancy. Not that I want that, I like normal casual blue collar types of places. But I have to say the appearance of the inside is quite the opposite of the name and it could use a little cleanup. All the dishes are exposed and don't give you the feeling this is a very clean place.

The food and service were excellent. They have a great selection of menu items and everything was great.

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Reviewed January 25, 2014

First lunch. It was fresh and tasty. Great Lentil soup..
Seems like there are some good offerings..I will try again.

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Thank Daddio54
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Reviewed January 7, 2014

The Fine Diner is a fantastic place to have breakfast or lunch. Family owned and operated the food is terrifif and the service excellent. Located in picturesque downtown Clinton

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Reviewed December 15, 2013

French Toast is one of my all-time favourite breakfasts when I visit the US and usually I end up with Denny's 'Grand Slam'. This time I was visiting a friend in Milford, NJ and on her recommendation, we visited The Fine Diner for breakfast.
I ordered the Maple and Pecan French toast. It was one of several combinations one the menu and I will say it was the best I have ever eaten. There were thick slices where the custard has been allowed to soak through and the outside was crisp. There were plenty of chopped pecans and lashings of syrup.
This little, out of the way diner, is exactly what you hope to find in the little towns of NJ and it ticks all the boxes. The staff are hard working and courteous. It was very busy even for midweek and nothing was too much trouble.
If ever you are passing through here, stop. You will not regret having breakfast here.

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Thank Brie48
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