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Wilson's Diner Incorporated

American, Diner
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507 Main St, Waltham, MA 02452-5524
+1 781-899-0760
05:00 - 15:00
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Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 05:00 - 15:00
Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Just try it..you'll love it. Don't be turned off by the outside, inside is warm and friendly, the owner/cook is the nicest man and he truly wants you to be happy.

Thank lilettehickey
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The prices are unbelievable. The food pretty average but a fun experience. I had lunch but would consider going back for breakfast based the prices in the menu.

Thank Carole G
Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

A terrific old diner with yummy coffee, and a really good breakfast ~ my favorite, a bacon and American cheese omelet! Buttered toast with extra butter...and hash browns. There lies my only issue. I love crispy, oniony potatoes, and these don't quite make it. My buddy Arthur is in full command of his grill...a stellar man who works his heart... More 

Thank rosie5695
Newton, MA
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76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Best breakfast I've had in a long time. The chef/owner is amazing to watch. He is told once what wait staff calls out and doesn't miss a beat. Entertaining... Eggs perfect as and bacon crispy. Can't beat this old time diner.

Thank brendamarsh1
Waltham, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Typical old style diner. Very dated but the food is not bad. Parking in adjacent lot. Prices are average. Lunch consists of a few specials such as meatloaf or stuffed peppers I believe it is of Greek ownership. Dishes and utensils are very dated.

Thank n1rlo
Secaucus, New Jersey
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77 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

I went for breakfast at about 930 on a Monday morning. The place is run by a couple, he does the cooking and she takes care of waiting the tables. I ordered the corn beef hash and eggs and was told that it came with potatoes and toast. I asked for an English muffin and iced tea. When the plate... More 

Thank Annex43
Whistler, Canada
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82 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Had lunch here yesterday. Fast, delicious food served in this converted 1946 rail car. One chef does all the cooking and one server manages the booths and counter seating, all the while they're keeping up the banter with a host of locals and visitors like ourselves. All day breakfast, Greek and American specialties highlight the simple but yummy menu.

Thank David C
Evanston, Illinois
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

My daughter goes here regularly with her pals. Seemed to be largely college aged kids packed into the limited seats on a very busy late Saturday morning. I was mesmerized watching the owner/grillmaster handle the multiple orders without paper tickets, We both ordered egg dishes and they were GREAT. Potatoes nice and crispy, good coffee and welcoming service from the... More 

Thank scooterdork
Miller Place
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Looking for a place for breakfast in Waltham Mass , here's your place . Close to Bentley University . You'll enjoy the classic old school diner . Really good breakfast , cash only !

Thank Sterobfer
Manchester, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Small diner with booths and counter seating. Sit at the counter and watch the cook as he whips up the specials and other dishes. Fast, friendly service - but they don't rush you - we were specifically told 'take your time' as she left the check for us. Breakfast options too numerous to list but they all seemed good. Not... More 

Thank chimneysweep1912

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507 Main St, Waltham, MA 02452-5524
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-899-0760

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?