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Blue Moon Diner

American, Diner
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102 Main St, Gardner, MA 01440-2607
+1 978-632-4333
06:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 13:00
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We ate breakfast here recently, we have eaten here in the past. The food was good, ample portions, and good service. Home fries were a bit under cooked, but it was late in the morning. Recommended!!!

Thank mrolds69
Gardner, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Great old time dining car atmosphere. The owner and staff are very friendly. Food and service is great . We eat breakfast here often and have never had a bad experience. Highly recommend stopping by for a good experience.

Thank Kathleen J
Lyme, Connecticut
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The only thing better than the homemade meatloaf is the friendly people and the original diner. What a great lunch. I travel all over New England for work, and I love diners. The Blue Moon is the best of the best. It is worth a diversion of your travel to stop by and experience a true American institution.

Thank joyce c
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

After an appointment at the Colonial Hotel, my husband and I made a stop for lunch at the Blue Moon. We were not disappointed. We enjoy going to this type of diner and have visited several throughout New England.

Thank Mary B
Charlton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I recently returned to work part time in Gardner, in my line of work you get to experience many different types of food and establishments. I have not been in here for over 10 years but I am certainly glad I returned. It is a classic "Diner" and the wait staff and cook were very friendly. I got two eggs,... More 

Thank Robert J
Gardner, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

It's nostalgic looking . It was even in a movie. I usually like dinners for their original ideas and home cooking. However, this one has failed on several occasions. I always give a place more than one chance. Anyone can have a bad day. The food was borderline spoiled. Long waits , not very clean. No more chances, three strikes,... More 

Thank ladysmith2016
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Areal dinner experience. Good service and great breakfast. we were very happy to have found them. We enjoyed the food and atmosphere.

Thank Robinlmah
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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83 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Others will tell you about it used as a set for "School Ties" I just liked eating there as a regular. Over the years it has changed hands, and staff change occasionally. It is the go to place for breakfast or my favorite lunch: Meatloaf with Mashed potatoes and gravy, beans or homemade cole slaw finishes off the plate

Thank tedsc0tt
Templeton, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

The Blue Moon Diner on Main Street in downtown Gardner is a must for diner enthusiasts. Service is friendly, quick and efficient and the food is well prepared and abundant. My friends and I have had breakfast there several times and have never been disappointed. Get there early because the off street parking is limited in close proximity to the... More 

Thank robert c
Westminster, Massachusetts
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51 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Had breakfast here with a friend early in November 2015 (Sunday). My friend ordered the Special Pumpkin - Granola Pancakes (fair tasting, nothing special) with a side of home-fries. I ordered the special Omelette (Pastromi with Sauerkraut) with home-fries. Omelette was good, nothing over the top. The thing that caught both of us was the amount of home fries. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Main St, Gardner, MA 01440-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Gardner
  • Phone Number: +1 978-632-4333

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