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Charlie's Diner

) #25 of 126 Restaurants in Lawrence
297 S Broadway, Lawrence, MA 01843-2631
+1 978-687-9678
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Jul 2016
“Good Old Dinner Food, Nice Staff, Reasonably Priced”
18 Jun 2016
“Yummy!”
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297 S Broadway, Lawrence, MA 01843-2631
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

Everyone knew everyone else. From the Cop on the beat to the dishwasher looking for a weekend house cleaning gig from a patron for extra cash. If for nothing else it was a great spot for people watching. The food was fresh and served hot....More

Thank Mr_Firestone
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Where the locals go for yummy food. The wait staff was very friendly. My husband had the chocolate chip pancakes which were delightful. I had the scrambled eggs that were light and fluffy. Nice find!

Thank MRW22
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Living in the area I never had a chance to try it out. Took my youngest teen who loves Diners. Found out the original owner passed and the family kept it going. Not a huge place by any means, but we had breakfast and it...More

Thank Eagle-Eye24
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Fantastic home fries and bagel sandwiches...coffee was very good...clean, comfortable and excellent service. We'll be back soon!

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This restaurant isn't much to look at on the outside, but on the inside, it still has that 50's diner look and feel. The staff are extremely friendly and the service is excellent. It may take a few minutes to get your food or a...More

Thank Joe I
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I travel between Connecticut and Portland ME often during the summer,and I needed a place - other than a fast food franchise - to stop and eat. I had heard that Lawrence MA had an interesting diner, and went on Trip Advisor. Charlie's Diner popped...More

Thank SteveCathy2248
Reviewed 30 June 2015

OK....you may ask how does a diner get five stars? It's not exactly elegant cuisine. You're right, it isn't, but if you have a passion for diners, this is one of the best. Charlie's opened in 1934. In over 80 years they have had only...More

Thank pandccoppola
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We drove past Charlie's about 2 weeks ago and I knew then that we were going to eat there. So, when a trip to Lawrence took us by the diner I yelled, LUNCH! He spun the car around (OK, around the block) and before I...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Breakfast menu is quite extensive with good choices. The mark of a good diner should be their corned beef hash. Unfortunately this does not make it since it is served out of a can. I will probably try it again when I will rate their...More

1  Thank bill n
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Service is great, food is amazing, cooked in front of you, highly recommend. The atmosphere is not like other places in Lawrence, it's a great family owned restaurant.

1  Thank cledee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 13:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 297 S Broadway, Lawrence, MA 01843-2631
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 978-687-9678
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