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Somewhere In Time

3175 Gold Star Hwy, Ste E, Mystic, CT 06355-1200
+1 860-536-1985
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“home fries” (13 reviews)
“french toast” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3175 Gold Star Hwy, Ste E, Mystic, CT 06355-1200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mostly the people in the diner seemed to be local, so it is a meeting place for them, so maybe that is why it gets so many good ratings. I thought it was pretty average. I had a sausage and onion omelet. The cook made...More

Thank Gart W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy and comfortable, great food and great service! Great breakfast on our last day in mystic. Good portions.

Thank lonerider1107
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent stop for breakfast and lunch and you get to support a nice local business. A local hotel recommended this place to a couple of our co-workers and they had gone a few days earlier. They loved it. So with that said, our group...More

Thank Melonie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cool little spot is off the beaten track, but well worth seeking out. It was busy, but the crowd moved quickly, and we did not have long to wait for a table. I like that you can help yourself to flavoured coffees while you...More

Thank ostan14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The moment we walked in we were greeted warmly and offered coffee from the coffee bar. There was a nice selection of 6 coffees in self serve carafes. When my boyfriend's choice sputtered, someone immediately came out from behind the counter and refilled it. I...More

Thank ruffian62
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Love this place for ambience (like an old time kitchen dining area). Lots of interesting choices for breakfast and brunch. And lots of food per order. But, curiously, it kind of feels like big portions of similarly flavored egg dishes. Time for a flavor update?...More

Thank DANCEshow
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Loved their breakfast! Super fresh ingredients and great tasting avocado (not easy to find in this region), has a great old-time feel and I love the variety of coffee to get up and grab yourself. It seems a lot of locals go here since many...More

1  Thank Sabbgal
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Nice breakfast choices-- we had breakfast burrito which included avocado and grills the tortilla so nicely. Other choices for breakfast and lunch were enticing. Good service, serve your own coffee and cash only. Prices are not low but suit the food you get. Very busy...More

Thank Barbara G
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

A must stop if you are in Mystic. Free coffee while you wait. Very family friendly. Amazing banana French toast. Generous portions

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Best breakfast in Mystic! Such a unique menu with specials everyday. You seat yourself and it's cash only but they have an ATM as well as self serve, bottomless coffee as you wait and while you eat as well as cups to go (included). Service...More

1  Thank Amanda E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:15
06:00 - 14:15
06:00 - 14:15
06:00 - 14:15
06:00 - 14:15
06:00 - 14:15
07:00 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3175 Gold Star Hwy, Ste E, Mystic, CT 06355-1200
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-1985
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