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Tower Grill Incorporated

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185 Freight St, Waterbury, CT 06702-1802
+1 203-753-0522
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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

I have been dining here for years and Never had a bad experience. Breakfast or lunch you get Great food for great prices!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

My parents swear by this place. They go pretty much every day. And there is something to be said for the service to inspire that kind of loyalty. Most of the staff are quite friendly, and there's obviously a large group of regulars that will make you feel at home. As long as you don't take their spot. I, my... More 

Naugatuck, Connecticut
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158 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Went for a birthday breakfast. The food was plentiful. The staff was friendly. Brings back memories of an old fashioned diner. Worth the time. Close to Rt. 8. Would definately go back.

Hartford, CT
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132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

My friend has been here over the years and brought me here today. This was my first time at the Tower Grill. For lunch I had the Junction Surprise sandwich -- turkey breast, roasted red peppers, grilled onions, swiss cheese and russian dressing on grilled rye bread ($7.95). It was tasty and delicious, and included french fries (I substituted home... More 

Waterbury, Connecticut
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119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Located off Freight street in a gritty part of town, the Tower Grill remains a throwback diner with basic good food done well. One of the few places I've found that does a good biscuits and gravy. Best for breakfast in my opinion as I've only eaten breakfast there. Small and you may have a wait on the weekends but... More 

Southington, Connecticut
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Hasn't changed much since i was a kid. Good food , great service a+ quick on and off of route 8 . plenty of parking. Maybe enough along the side for a bus of trailer.

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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Tower grill is an icon in the city of waterbury.. it's a typical diner.. breakfast is fantastic I highly suggest you get the rye bread toast D Lish

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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2014

Classic old style diner, been around for decades - neat & clean and never empty. A local favorite for typical diner food - we love their breakfast options. Cash only - free standing ATM on site. Been going there for years, same friendly staff who serve you well.

Naugatuck, CT
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84 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2013

This was our first trip to Tower Grill. This is a spacious diner with plenty of seating. Very clean with lots of natural light. We were taken care of by a very attentive and friendly waitress. I already knew I wanted the biscuits with sausage and gravy, which I ordered with eggs over hard. Delicious! Gravy had a nice peppery... More 

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200 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2013

The Tower Grill is your old-fashioned diner--good food at reasonable prices. I usually go for the breakfast, which has an early bird special. The atmosphere is friendly. Good, down home feeling to the place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Freight St, Waterbury, CT 06702-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-753-0522

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