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Modern Diner

364 East Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5216
+1 401-726-8390
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“french toast” (22 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
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American, Diner, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
364 East Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5216
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best brunch and great old time diner atmosphere. They have loads of options and the special pancakes are amazing!

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t know why this was so good. Oh, yes I do... The food was absolutely sensational, the service was genuine, and the American diner experience was authentic. And we fed 10 people (4 adults and 6 kids between 15 and 5) for less than...More

Thank Kane B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Modern Diner is a wonderful flashback to the past! We arrived at the Modern Diner at about 11AM on Saturday 06-02-18. The name of the restaurant is entirely appropriate. The restaurant is an old diner that has been modestly modified slightly renovated to serve...More

Thank Smit-tee
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Just read about this dinner, it's all true from its local following to a hidden gem. Not glamorous just good comfort food.

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Modern Diner has what you would expect for diner food. It also has some exceptional treats in the specials they serve. Try their waffles and french toast!!! The interior is a real train car classic and fun to realize it has travels all over the...More

Thank 346dalea
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Went here with a girlfriend for breakfast. This place is an old staple in the area. Great service and food. Would definitely recommend this location.

Thank lynnealbright
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Before my grandkids started school and their schedules became super busy, my husband and I gathered our grandkids and headed out to breakfast. Modern Diner was suggested by my daughter-in-law and a great suggestion it was. We were seated immediately even though the diner was...More

Thank vadams0519
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Fabulous retro American diner on Eastside, Providence. They open for breakfast and lunch each day, and close at 2pm. Three of us went for lunch on a weekday and were able to go straight to a table. At weekends, it’s much busier, and you may...More

Thank Pushkin007
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Usually there is a line out the door to get breakfast on the weekends. So many specials to choose from. This is a cash only place. There is an atm in the lobby.

Thank Tara C
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We have been going to this diner for so manyyears for sunday branch. Everything is so delisious there. The service is also great.

Thank Zhannav2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 364 East Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5216
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Pawtucket
  • Phone Number: +1 401-726-8390
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