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The Shack

131 Boston Post Rd, Waterford, CT 06385-2839
+1 860-442-6660
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“home fries” (8 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
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131 Boston Post Rd, Waterford, CT 06385-2839
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, very reasonable prices, friendly service. They close by 8pm and only do Sunday until 1pm so get there early for your meal.

Thank Tours-of-Scotland
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Took a friend there who wanted to try Eggs Benedict. I had always had good ones there. When the order came, and we cut into them, the eggs were so undercooked they were inedible... we're talkin' clear, runny whites. NASTY! To top it off, the...More

Thank JDRandCt
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Good menu with lots of choices. All of our eggs were cooked just the right way. Great home fries !! The portions were large too and we saw other plates that came out of the kitchen that looked yummy! We will be back!!

1  Thank paintnut87
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Always hot, always coffee ! This time in Waterford,CT. I could eat at the Shack most any day. A great place to meet up with friends and family. I Love my homefries well done. ( they make it the way I ask ). Did I...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

There are three Shacks. I go to Groton and Waterford a lot. I like breatfast all day. I do have lunch there time to time. Always a great meal and service as well.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is one of the best family restaurants in the Waterford, CT area. The food is prepared to order so there is a little wait - but it's fresh and worth it. Their pies are home-made and delicious.

Thank IrishLassie358
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I visited with my family, and everyone was very happy with the items that they ordered. This place is low-key, but the food is on point.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The shack has been around for decades and always serves up delicious and well portioned foods. They offer lunch and dinner, however I have not had it. This is my go to for breakfast when I want to bring my family out because there have...More

Thank Familyman818
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Been ordering food here for a couple years since I moved here. I have to say , that their food is great and the prices are fair.

Thank Wood L
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We are visiting the area and found this place while looking for a place to eat breakfast. It was interesting to just stand in line to be seated. We waited about 20-30mns to be seated but it ended up being well worth the Wait! The...More

Thank Cassy C
Shack R, Front Office Manager at The Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for the 5 star review. We are glad you found us and look forward to your next visit!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Boston Post Rd, Waterford, CT 06385-2839
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-442-6660
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