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Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook

) #24 of 54 Restaurants in Old Saybrook $$ - $$$ American, , Greek
809 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
+1 860-395-5111
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
“paninis” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
809 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were heading up 95 to Providence and the state of Connecticut conspired to make our trip as painful as possible with driving rain the whole way through. We needed lunch and a spot to get off the highway for a bit. Saw a sign...More

Thank Jay G
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Jay G! Thank you for the wonderful review! We appreciate you taking the time to review us! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and your Greed Wrap & Fried Whole-Belly Clams. We hope to see you again the...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

nothing special, typ diner place was clean , looks like a local hang out. food was yuck, mussaka or something greek, felt like it was over microwaved.....so try something diff. service was so so just like avg diner.More

Thank caplockbob
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hello caplockbob, Thank you for dining with us recently and for taking the time to review Parthenon. We take our guests feedback seriously and are wondering if you brought up your displeasure with the mussaka to your server? We'd also like to ask what specifically...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner was excellent and the portions are large. We had the pot roast and the chicken fantasy. The staff was friendly and helpful. Will come again.More

Thank Karen S
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Karen S, Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor! We appreciate your business and the great review. The Pot Roast and Chicken Fantasy are guest favorites and we are glad you and your dad enjoyed your meals. We look forward...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

It's been a long time since I visited this diner, mostly because their menu was so typical of diner fare and I'm a bit fussy. Well the menu has changed for the better with a lot of new items. It's still a diner, so I...More

Thank bjproducts
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Hi bjproducts, We are glad to hear you gave us another try recently and liked your meal. We will look into the coffee suggestion and appreciate your feedback. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 1 May 2017

I want to say the food is great. Pot roast was so good it melts in your mouth. However the waitress I had was terrible. I had to get 3orders to go. She was in a rush to take my order and kept asking is...More

Thank sn0wball1116
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Hi Sn0wball1116, We want to thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We hope that you will give us another try in the future. We take our customer comments seriously and hope that you brought up your server issues with...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Family having lunch here today. Most of us split a meal to save room for the beautiful desserts 😃 my turkey club was awesome! The French dip I heard was great. We had a very nice man waiting us and he was very patient with...More

1  Thank qtdesignz
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Hi qtdesignz, Thank you for choosing the Parthenon Diner for lunch the other day! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meals and our delicious desserts. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I enjoy the Parthenon Diner when I come to OS. It's reliable and the Greek Platter is beyond filling and is really two meals in one. The staff are always pleasant and it was nice to see the pastry display case in an area where...More

Thank Brad P
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Hi Brad P, Thank you for being a loyal customer and for the thumbs up!! We are happy to hear you enjoy the Greek Platter as much as we do and hope to see you again soon! Have a nice day!

Reviewed 5 January 2017

A quick decision to stop in and have some dinner at the diner, under new management. My daughter and I decided , while browsing thru the new menu to try the Corned Beef Reuben. It came in a timely manner and was delicious. The manager...More

Thank Kathy B
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Hi Kathy B, Thank you for choosing to dine with us recently. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your dining experience and we look forward to seeing you again. Have a great day!

Reviewed 15 November 2016

It was a treat to find a small diner to have an excellent breakfast. I am so tired of going to franchises, especially and taking luck of the draw. Some are good -others should lose the franchise! as they do no good for the name....More

1  Thank anneed
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Hi anneed, We appreciate you taking the time to review our diner and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal! We hope to see you again in the future! Have a nice day!

Reviewed 31 October 2016

We ended up going here twice because it was convenient but it's really nothing extra special...the usual diner fare. Omelets, pancakes, BLT's, Greek platters. All good. Service was okay. Prices were okay. Good place to go if you just need to meet people along a...More

Thank Cathy B
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Parthenon Diner-Old Saybrook, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2016

Hi Cathy B, Thank you for dining with us twice recently! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner, Greek
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-395-5111
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