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Riverdale Diner

521 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4521
+1 203-924-4084
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
521 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4521
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good menu variety, portions were of exceptional value and excellent quality. Service was prompt and efficient. All the things you expect in a great diner.

Thank may12345
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I went with a few friends for brunch last week and we had a great meal. I was torn between one of the many omelettes (a win for my friends) and a southwest quesadilla with eggs, bacon, cheese, and avocado smash. I went for the...More

Thank SurfGirl816
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Visited yesterday for lunch and the place was packed. Lot's of 'older' folks were eating at the time we went. We ordered a club sandwich, a wrap and pancakes. Everything came out hot and the portions were very large. The service was good, our waitress...More

Thank brando16a
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Always consistent this diner should be every sheltonite's go to place. Clean and nicely updated. Everything is very good on the menu. Desserts are very good as well. Service is hit or miss depending who your waitstaff is and how crowded the diner is. All...More

Thank hrhsan
Reviewed 26 July 2017

BAD EXPERIENCE AT RIVERDALE DINER: Take what you will from my dreadful awful experience at Riverdale Diner in Shelton. This is what happened to me at my visit to Riverale Diner. I planned a breakfast visit at Riverdale for a group of 6/7 people to...More

Thank MH1955
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Went to Riverdale and waited for service for 20 minutes before we got up and headed for an alternative choice.

1  Thank BG1212
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We have been going to the Riverdale Diner for many years. We have enjoyed their meals at breakfast, lunch and dinner. We have never been disappointed in any of our selections. Great service and great food!

Thank Stanley G
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Wonderful diner with great food at very reasonable prices. The service is very good no matter when you go. Whether its breakfast, lunch, or late night dinner, you cant go wrong.

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Went to this diner yesterday w/Family and Relatives -We had a great waiter that didn't miss a beat-The food we ordered was so fresh and cooked to a tee-Special requests done perfect--The country fried steak is 1 of my favs-The green goddess dressing is worth...More

Thank bobjarvais
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Great little diner, prices are fair and food is tasty. I love the omelets and pancakes. I usually go during breakfast, which is served all day. I have not tried any lunch or dinner entrees. Great fast courteous services.

Thank Sharon M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4521
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Shelton
  • Phone Number: +1 203-924-4084
  • E-mail
An American Diner with traditional values - family owned and operated. Open 24/7 365 days a year. Homemade comfort food - broad menu featuring Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Children's Menu. Full Service Bar.
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