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Rodd's Restaurant

854 Farmington Ave, Bristol, CT 06010-3980
+1 860-589-0052
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
28 Jul 2017
“Great Neighborhood Diner”
9 Jul 2017
“good food”
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854 Farmington Ave, Bristol, CT 06010-3980
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

The last time I was there, the food (breakfast) was extremely greasy and the bacon was undercooked and soggy. The toast fell apart too. The food used to be good but, it wasn't on that day.

Thank Wayne J
Reviewed 28 July 2017

A friend of mine took me here and told me that this place is a staple in Bristol. I can see why. The waitresses were kinda friendly but if you were a regular then you get the extra chat. I kinda felt left out as...More

Thank BusterBusBus
Reviewed 9 July 2017

no problems good food and service was awesome. parking was easy. staff was friendly and prompt. are orders were right and no complaints

Thank Fritz0208
GINA L, Owner at Rodd's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you, that's what I like to hear!!

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Looking for a place for breakfast before going to the Carousel Museum Saw a review figured we would try it rather than the usual diner restaurants. Walked in kinda of crowded but a few empty tables Several waitresses serving tables with what certainly looked large...More

Thank Fingerlakes09
GINA L, Owner at Rodd's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you, hope you come back soon to try more delicious menu items

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Husband and I love coming here for breakfast. Omelettes are tasty, pancakes are huge. Prices are reasonable. Never a long wait even though place is usually packed. Recommend giving this place a try.

Thank Jasmine_McDowell
GINA L, Owner at Rodd's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you! Always nice to hear

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Family owned and operated serving breakfast all day which was just what we needed. Friendly staff and great food. If we'd had time, we would have gone back for another. Serving breakfast and lunch.

Thank Stindi2624
GINA L, Owner at Rodd's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you. Please come again

Reviewed 29 December 2016

This place is amazing. The food is cooked to order and if you don't see it on the menu you can ask for it. The staff has been there forever and it is like walking into Cheers on a weekend morning! Should not be missed!

Thank Deb A
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Two of us stopped in for a late Saturday breakfast. The place is clean and well-kept, albeit a new-style diner. The items we ordered were perfect, the service was very good and the bill was not steep. I just wish they had a smoker station...More

Thank Rit4CR
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

I ordered a cheese and mushroom omelet, with a side of bacon. The mushrooms were cold and canned. Gross. The bacon was burned. I returned the bacon and received under cooked bacon. Serves me right for returning it.More

Thank Timothy S
GINA L, Owner at Rodd's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2016

I'm so sorry you had a bad experience. It's hard to keep fresh mushrooms on hand as they go bad quick, as far as being cold there is no excuse for that. It's not typical for us to get a bad review so I will...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015

Large portions of way above average breakfast fare, with a large number of items. It is small, casual, and busy. Our waitress was very good. Our food arrived quickly and piping hot. One of the best Belgian Waffles with strawberries and whipped cream that I...More

Thank Mena M
GINA L, Owner at Rodd's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Thank you so much for your review. We have been in business for 27+ yrs mostly with the same great staff. I love reading reviews such as yours. Gina

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 Farmington Ave, Bristol, CT 06010-3980
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 860-589-0052
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