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Blue Colony Diner

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Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-0745
00:00 - 23:59
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Laconia, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were returning from Burbank, CA and took Rt. 84 east, the first time on this route. Since we were getting hungry my wife saw the sign, Easy Off, Easy On. Thought it was worth checking out. It was Easy Off and Easy On. This was Saturday 3/25/17. The diner was packed. Our server was terrific. My wife had turkey... More 

Thank playnedpm
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Been here for breakfast lunch and dinner.Staff is friendly, food is very good and prices are reasonable. Leave room for dessert, there are many.

Thank Peter H
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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181 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were looking for a place for lunch on our way up to Massachusetts. We saw the billboards for this diner and decided to give it a try. They have a good size menu and prices were mid-range. I had a reuben sandwich which was very meaty but made me very thirsty later. My husband had a tuna melt -... More 

Thank safety_princess
Sandy Hook,Connecticut
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit this restaurant a lot and the food is really good for Dine the staff is really nice and we've never had a bad experience yet.

Thank chattynana
Saint Albans, Maine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our meals of chicken kebab and a Reuben topped off with a cannoli and mini-eclairs. Everything was delicious and the service was great. It's always a pleasure to stop here whenever we're en route to and from NY.

Thank elizabethv628
Pleasantville, New York
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608 reviews
438 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a return visit for a killer breakfast. Don't pass it by. It is worth the stop - easy on & off of 684.Generous portions, superb preparation and prompt seating & service. What more could you want?

Thank Hugh B
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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168 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love old diners and The Blue Colony was a treat to visit. It seemed like a popular spot for locals so we had to wait a while to be seated. My omelette was very good - it was cooked just right. Our waitress was funny and upbeat which made our trip there even better. We were just passing through... More 

Thank Embrace_Life_Now
Conestoga, Pennsylvania
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265 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were passing through the area and had about only about a half hour for brunch. We stopped in at the Blue Colony Diner and it fit the bill for us. We arroved at a very busy time. The parking lot was alost completely filled. However, we entered the restaurant and were seated quickly. Our waiter was friendly, and took... More 

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Newtown, Connecticut
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Typical diner food, extensive menu. Mostly a friendly staff and lovely owners, just not our favorite diner. Had 3 eat in visits: (1) questionable server issue, especially when they were obviously sick, (1) barely pleasant but tossed our food over quick enough and (1 last visit) did not care much for the food. I know Newtown residents who just love... More 

Thank Susan K
Owls Head, Maine
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

The Blue Colony is a regular stop in our twice annual migration to Maine. Clean, quick and friendly service and good, decent diner food. Not this trip. At about 10:30 in the morning, I ordered an egg and sausage sandwich and my husband ordered an omelet. Dry, way over cooked eggs with crispy edges. Coffee tasted like the grounds had... More 

Thank Barbara C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-0745

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?