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Walt's Diner

3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
+1 315-369-2582
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (59 reviews)
“utica greens” (5 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
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Reviewed yesterday

We go to Old Forge at least 2-3 times each year. Wlats is always hopping which is a pretty good indication that even the locals go there! The staff is nice and effecient, the food has always been great, prices very reasonable for a resort-y...More

Thank dmflord
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We read the menu and aborted. Everything seemed overpriced. Nothing much more to say. Wanted just a salad and was not listed on the posted menu.

Thank PharmFNP
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great and fairly priced. There was no long wait for the food to arrive even though they were busy. The wait staff was very friendly. A lot of repeat customers were there, the wait staff knew them and called them by name....More

Thank MARY H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were farily surprised about this year's visit . My French toast was like ends of some sort of bread . It looked like it sat in egg mixture for a while and maybe only flipped once . All I have to say is GROSS....More

Thank Kelliejene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walt's is one of those homey, cozy diners where the food is fresh, cooked to order, well-priced and the staff is as nice as could be. We were there for breakfast recently and were amazed at the quick service. Hubby and I had eggs prepared...More

Thank everly23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year we go to Old Forge for our annual labor day trip. We always go to Walts for breakfast. The food is consistently great. Just for fun, we timed how long it would take from the time we walked in until we walked out....More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for lunch. Attentive staff. Good food, if a bit predictable. Nice energy and feel inside. Clearly a classic in Old Forge. Try the pulled pork!

Thank carlinthecyclist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again, I was forced into a quick lunch due to prior commitments, and these folks delivered. They made me a BLT with some fries super-quick, and they were pretty good as well. Sitting at the counter, you can be entertained by all the local...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Forge is my favorite hotspot in the Adirondacks. Stopped at Walt's Diner on Saturday (26/08/2017) for lunch with my biker friends. The waitress was funny and very nice. I ordered the Peppered Burger, loved it. Oh, and their fries are so yummy. Got to...More

Thank lucsvette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service with very generous portions. Prices were good for a resort town as well. We go here every year and are never disappointed.

Thank Myra F
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18 August 2015|
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Response from natnpr | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner, call Walt's or find another place to eat. It is NOT expensive for the portions you get.
Debbie H
10 June 2015|
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Response from Barry B | Reviewed this property |
Well, I would be surprised, but...Maybe they do. I would advise calling them and asking! You can probably find gluten free dinners at Five Corners, just a few minutes walk away. There is also a fancy breakfast & lunch... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 315-369-2582
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