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Parthenon Diner Restaurant

374 E Main St, Branford, CT 06405-2938
+1 203-481-0333
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“gyro” (3 reviews)
“finger food” (6 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
CUISINES
American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
374 E Main St, Branford, CT 06405-2938
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Small diner off of 95. Breakfast was good and service was on point. Prices were standard. Had a "protein omelette"--egg white, turkey, Swiss, tomatoes, mushroom. It came with a side of cottage cheese. My son loved his chocolate chip pancakes, my wife liked her French...More

Thank phestah
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi phestah, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We appreciate your business and happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your meals! We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped at this diner on our way to a day trip. Glad we did. We had the French toast and it had a crispy taste to it. Very good.

Thank bilasi
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi bilasi, Thank you for the nice review! We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the French Toast and your recent dining experience with us. Have a great day!

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here since 1997 Great Pl. to eat whether it's at noon or 6 PM or 3 AM. Always good food great selection friendly staff and great service whenever I'm down in Branford to see my folks I know where to get my...More

Thank Kenny G
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Hi Kenny G, Thank you for being a loyal customer since 1997! We appreciate your business and you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor! Thank you for the great review and we hope to see you again soon. Have a great day!

Reviewed 18 July 2017

After several hours of driving through traffic on I-95, my husband and I were looking for a soothing dinner. His Rhode Island clam chowder (no cream, no tomatoes, just broth) and meat loaf dinner and my gyro were all delicious. The service was friendly and...More

Thank Diane L
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi Diane L, Thank you for stopping by Parthenon recently! We are happy to hear how much you and your husband enjoyed the chowder, meat loaf dinner and gyro! We hope to see you again the next time you're in the area. Thank you!

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Several times a year our family makes the trip from the Philadelphia area to Cape Cod, Mass, My love for diners led us to the Parthenon as a mid-way stop for lunch many years ago, and we've been returning regularly ever since. The menu is...More

Thank tripmomPennsylvania
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi tripmomPennsylvania, We want to thank you for being such a loyal customer and coming to Parthenon on your trips to the Cape! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again! Don't forget the delicious baked goods to go next time! :)...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal Don't shy away from word diner Had Swiss party melt plate Reasonable priced And the burger was actually cooked the way we requested Will definitely return

Thank Rwestby
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Rwestby, Thanks so much for the 5 star review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our diner, and the Swiss Patty Melt and burger. We are looking forward to serving you again! Thank you.

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The Yankee Pot Roast is absolutely the best I have ever had.. I remember moms being so dry! (sorry Mom) but the Non has the best!

Thank Tracey D
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hello Tracey D, How wonderful you enjoyed the Yankee Pot Roast recently and you rated it the best! Thank you! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Thank you.

Reviewed 2 June 2017

We stopped here for lunch. The food was good, the prices were very reasonable, the diner was lean and our waiter was friendly. The only complaint was the hamburger one person ordered was raw on the inside even though they asked for medium-rare.More

1  Thank NYY_FanIn_BOS_Nation
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi NYY_FanIn_BOS_Nation, Thank you for choosing Parthenon Diner for lunch recently! We are glad you enjoyed your meals and do hope that the hamburger that wasn't cooked as ordered was brought to the attention of your server so it could be corrected. We hope to...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Good food and service, very clean. Excellent food, very clean. They have an on site baker so the desserts looked amazing. We had breakfast and a corned beef Reuben that was top notch.

1  Thank Barbara D
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Hi Barbara D, We are happy to hear how much you loved your Reuben and our restaurant! We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Thank you-

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Love the burgers, sandwiches, and pancakes. Never had a bad meal. Service was great too. Last visit had a gyro...delish.

1  Thank ozone56
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Hi ozone56, Thank you for the nice compliments about dining with us! We appreciate your business and you taking the time to review us. We look forward to serving you again soon. Thank you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 374 E Main St, Branford, CT 06405-2938
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-481-0333
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