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Middle of Nowhere Diner

222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
+1 401-397-8855
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (11 reviews)
“eggs” (11 reviews)
“toast” (6 reviews)
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07:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner, Delicatessen
222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Usually, this is a great go to for either a dine-in experience, or a take out. Today, I ordered a wrap and was super disappointed. :( Will give them another chance, but am wary that I will have to throw away more food. :O

Thank melaniefagan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for breakfast. Stopped by there with a large group and we each enjoyed our breakfasts. It is what you'd expect from a good country diner. Great casual atmosphere, very friendly service and a huge selection of breakfast items. Very generous portions on each...More

Thank ssn0202
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place!!! This is our second Memorial Day here. The food is fabulous!! Wait staff wonderful

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard about this diner numerous times from my parents and it is one of my brother's favorite places to go eat. On this past trip to visit my parents, we stopped in on the way home from the airport. It isn't a fancy...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were a table of 8, which really crowded the back room, no problem for the wait staff. This restaurant has been here for many years, and at times has been seedy. This time, clean and tidy. All meals were very large portions. Mine was...More

Thank SissyBiff2
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We've driven by this place many times, but never had the chance to stop in. It was my brother's birthday Wednesday and the weather was perfect, so we took the 45 minute drive to "The Middle Of Nowhere Diner". It was worth the drive! We...More

Thank LizzyFan
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This was such a great breakfast and Ginger was wonderful the coffee was hot the food flavorful and the company pleasant . We fully enjoyed this breakfast !!!!!! We will return !!!!

Thank Blrman1962
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of homemade items. Breakfast was served really quick, service was great, Ginger was our waitress and she was a delight. Highly recommend the baked apples. Yumm!

Thank GooberGrapes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

the middle of nowhere dinner is on the old section of RI 3. Easy to find of exit 5 from RI 95. order some of the best fish & Chips in the state. very cozy and warm. the food is great home cooked. try it...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 25 February 2017

OK, so this is definitely a local diner. Don't expect a shiny diner like Denny's. The food is cheap and you get a lot of it. Service is great and fast. If you are looking for a good, quick meal this is the place.

Thank joeunsworth1106
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Susan H
fish selections?
15 April 2016|
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Response from Cynthia T | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few fishselections. Usually on the menu as a special. Anything you order is good though so you cannot go wrong
Mary L
Which exit off 95?
10 April 2015|
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Response from Barry N | Reviewed this property |
go to exit 5a to the end,turn right for half mile it will be on your left hand side. good food and plenty of it. off of 95 S RI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 401-397-8855
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