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Blue Plate Diner

) #5 of 68 Restaurants in Middletown €€ - €€€ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
665 W Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842-6352
+1 401-848-9500
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“omelet” (18 reviews)
“home fries” (16 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
665 W Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842-6352
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting menu featuring the usual burgers and grlled chicken sandwiches, but also some yummy reinventions. Example: burger with fried egg and corned beef hash, chicken wrap with black beans and guacamole. Also serving dinner platters.

Thank 623amyf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we go to Newport we stopped at the Blue Plate Diner. Last week we stopped in and had a great lunch. I had the Ruben sandwich with extra crispy sweet potato fries and my sister had the chicken quesadilla. The sandwiches were big...More

Thank BigFoodFan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After the Rail Explorer adventure, we went off looking for a place for lunch and saw the Blue Plate Diner...the outside picqued our interest, so we turned around and went in! Yep, Big menu with all of the comfort food you would think a diner...More

Thank dlmaiocca
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I like this place for coffe in the morning and eggs with sausages but i believe from my expirience that i wouldent eat dinner or lunch, always stating my personal opinion nothing more nothing less

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I belong to a group that meets regularly here for breakfast. I also eat lunch here occasionally. The decorations are unique and the food is excellent.

1  Thank hsretired
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Very good service and selection of meals. Served fresh and promptly. Someone there knows how a diner experience should be. Just speaking from NY life experience. No issues.

1  Thank markn733
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

While working in Newport I would frequent the Blue Plate in their early years. It offered the typical "diner" foods with a twist demonstrating a high degree of skill and imagination. Much pride shown throughout as it has always been clean and service prompt and...More

1  Thank BlueDevil67
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Small place but pretty good. Pancakes were very dry because they were cooked to long. Omelette was great and so were the home fries! Waitress was very nice and attentive and did a good job on balancing coming to the table and letting us eat....More

1  Thank Adam J
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We ate here for breakfast on our visit to Newport. The menu was extensive and we didn't have to wait for a table. I ordered the "healthy" Greek breakfast wrap and although it was yummy, I had to keep draining the grease out of it...More

1  Thank Kim449
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Best diner I've been in so far. Imagine a team of professionals, everybody helping each other, no one missing a beat. Our waitress was the best, the kind of waitress you hope for, a pro's pro! All our meals showed up quickly (and the place...More

1  Thank FloodyFlood
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
H, Do you have any gluten free breads for breakfast?
16 September 2016|
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Response from fergrimes-7 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I have no idea. Eva Ruth's gluten free goods are very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 665 W Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842-6352
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-848-9500
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Diner fare with an upscale, unique twist. Casual atmosphere. High quality, homemade food. Local eggs, local seafood, pancakes, waffles, omelets, burgers, sandwiches, salads, steaks and so much more! Local's favorite.
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