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The Right Fork Diner

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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Katama Airfield, 12 Mattakesett Way, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
+1 508-627-5522
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Bristol, Connecticut
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370 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

Predominately known for its wonderful breakfast (get there early as they get busy quickly in the morning). During the summer months they serve dinner. Surprisingly good dinner entrees, generous in portion. The hanger steak was exceptional and cooked to perfection not too well, not to rare for medium rare. I did not want the frites and was offered the polenta... More 

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Marysville, Ohio
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

The wait was too long even though you can play cornhole and watch airplanes. The lobster cobb salad and mimosa was wonderful. The servers all seemed helpful and the whole family enjoyed their meals.

1 Thank Reesermadness
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

First of all, you could not possibly have a cooler Vineyard venue. Katama Airstrip is the home of seasonal Biplane flights and has to be the nicest grass strip airport on the eastern seaboard. The restaurant sits on the edge and faces south into the sun. After that SHUT THE FRONT DOOR! The food, the waiters, the soft guitar, ...,all... More 

1 Thank CTTOMV
Westchester, NY
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77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

During the summer the Right Fork Diner serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner to an enthusiastic crowd of patiently waiting people. While waiting for ample servings of nicely prepared standard diner fare (served with a twist) patrons can enjoy watching the local bi-plane and other small planes take off and land on a regular basis. The entire laid back atmosphere is... More 

Thank JanetJulia
RFDiner, Owner at The Right Fork Diner, responded to this review

Hello JanetJulia, It is wonderful to hear that you have so many positive attributes to say about our establishment! It is our goal to provide our customers with a positive and memorable dining experience so we are thrilled that we were able to attain this goal in your eyes. We strive to offer dishes of the highest quality that will... More 

New York, NY
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Biked here to get my husband and brother coffee. Both said it was awful. Not sure how the meals are as there was a long wait.

Thank MuffyLoves
RFDiner, Owner at The Right Fork Diner, responded to this review

Hello MuffyLoves, We sincerely apologize that the coffee was not to your liking. Would you be able to provide us with the day and time you had biked to our establishment? As we usually do not receive complaints regarding our coffee, we would like to have the opportunity to look into the matter further. During peak business hours we may... More 

Los Angeles, California
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

We ate outside and watched the airplanes land and take off. Wait staff was excellent. Very casual atmosphere. Everyone in our party enjoyed to food. We had 2 kids with us and they catered to them. Recommend reservations because was full for breakfast. Next visit will try lunch.

Thank 1golfncpa
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

Of course at peak times expect quite a wait - although they use the nowait app so you can see wait times and once you put your name on the list where you are in line. Fantastic, creative diner type of food right next to the Katama airfield. The fried chicken sandwich was just fantastic. This was my kids' favorite... More 

Thank JackMV
Newton, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Our family of four (mom, dad and two kids - 3 & 6 yrs. old) enjoyed a Saturday morning breakfast here. The wait (an hour) turned out breakfast into brunch, but consider this a testimony to the popularity of this joint. The fact that it's located on the Katama airfield made the wait go quickly (especially for the kids). The... More 

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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199 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Enjoyed a delicious breakfast with a view. A beautiful grassy airfield with planes landing and taking off as your enjoy your coffee. Great place anytime of day. They are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We enjoyed an omelette with lobster, corn, and cheese which was killer. Service was great. You can eat indoor out on the deck. We returned... More 

Thank Janice B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

The Right Fork is open at 7 and after a run with the dog at the Beach I stop at 7:05 am and get the most delicious coffee and anything on the menu. They are warm and welcoming and the food at any meal is fresh and YUMMY! I like the Steak and Frits for dinner and oh yeah, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
American, Diner
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Katama Airfield, 12 Mattakesett Way, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-5522
The Right Fork Diner is located exactly 1 mile from South Beach in Edgartown, Massachusetts. We boast a large outdoor deck with sweeping views to feast on our traditional diner fare with a fresh and local twist. "Just good plane food!"

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