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Lou Roc's Diner

1074 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1143
+1 508-852-6888
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hash” (28 reviews)
“home fries” (29 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
07:00 - 13:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1074 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1143
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I arrived here around noon on a Saturday. We were told the wait would be around 20 minutes. There is a vestibule for waiting. The wait time was much shorter, there were frequently seats available even earlier at the counter, and we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank QQueenie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here quite a few times. I keep going back because of all the praise I hear from people, so I go back and try a new menu option. This place is not for me. My family prefers elsewhere as well. Very bland food....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mel E
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious and the portions are generous. It’s walk in without reservations but the wait is so worth it!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MrsBel
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Big portions of good diner style breakfast and lunch. Cash only with ATM available. Wait time can be long.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joe J
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Great food and never disappointed. The whole family finds something they love. There is always a wait, but well worth it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

If you are not a Townie, you might not be comfortable. Too bad. O well. Food good but nothing u can't get any where.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 9oooookkkk
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Went here on a Saturday morning at 9 am. We got right in but ten minutes later there was a wait. We were seated next to relatives we didn't know would be here. She did the same as us and took TripAdvisor advice. First off...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bigchuck68
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Love the small town feel everyone using first names fantastic service, good food lots of choice options quick service great diner feel

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank briantatirosian
Reviewed 9 November 2018

This small old-fashioned diner, which has a parking lot, has delicious breakfast food. We arrived midmorning on a Mon., & there still was a short wait to be seated. The main diner has a rounded ceiling. I read that this was supposedly because the first...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fba5
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We had to wait in line for about 30 minutes but it was worth the wait. Delicious homemade Italian bread, hash, hash browns. Super omelettes. Definitely a must stop for breakfast.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sandram773
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Questions & Answers
5 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from X6569TIdm | Reviewed this property |
There are no specially labelled GF dishes, but breakfast options are all available without bread, and very good!
Paula C
25 June 2015|
Response from BST102 | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant for the answer to your question. If the restaurant offers gift certificates for sale I see no reason why they would not sell them to nonprofit organizations. You should also be certain if they accept... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1074 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1143
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-852-6888
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