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Walt's Diner

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American, Diner
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3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
+1 315-369-2582
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Tully, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The food is always fresh and tastes home cooked! We have never had a bad experience at Walt's. Soups are great! Whenever we visit the Adirondack area, a stop for lunch at Walt's is always on our agenda! The wait staff are friendly and helpful. You won't be disappointed having a meal at Walt's and their prices are very reasonable... More 

Thank jctucker6
Wappingers Falls, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We have gone to Old Forge for years. I am always telling people about it. Walt's is a family favorite.

Thank Petricia M
Albany, New York
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190 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Visited during the Old Forge Antique Fair. (We had last visited two and a half years ago) We entered and were waiting at side entrance near sign that says "Wait to be seated"...and no one came. Walked over to front entrance and explained that we came in through the side entrance. Waitress was friendly, didn't mention specials, seated us, and... More 

Thank Bob F
New Knoxville, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Waitress very friendly, Holly, and she literally runs to serve...best Omelettes, thickest slabs of ham, best scrambled and over-medium eggs in town...Keyes has become a real disappointment...grumpy manager, waitress are great but live under his glaring eye...we felt sorry for our waitress.

Thank hqunit22
Orchard Park, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had breakfast at Walt's when we were in Old Forge on vacation and it was delicious! Pancakes were HUGE!

Thank vmarie67
Rochester, New York
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125 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

I have wanted to eat at Walt's during prior trips because it received a number of accolades for its food. I visited during a holiday so it was quite noisy (not Walt's fault) and the food was simply average and my friend's order was undercooked.

Thank uvarobin1
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

My wife, the kids (19 months and 9 yr old) and my friend, his wife and two kids (2 and 5) all stopped in. We were seated quickly and drinks and menus all around. I ordered the delmonico steak open faced sandwich with french fries and a side of gravy. The gravy came on the fries instead which was actually... More 

Thank Brent M
Syracuse, New York
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Each June we come up and make a stop in to Walt's for breakfast on a Saturday morning. The one waitress we have seen for quite a few years and she always remembers us. The food is good and we especially like that we can sit outside. Indoors it is a bit cramped and busy but as mentioned above we... More 

Thank acenllinfo
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Walt's is a pancake lovers pitstop. As others have said and shown, one must be careful to not over-order, lest you sure my fate of leftover pancakes at the cabin. Oatmeal and French toast made from Italian bread are also delicious. Outside seating allows for a beautiful view of Old Forge street life in the morning.

Thank cdthompso2
Gibsonburg, Ohio
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76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

My husband and I camped in the area and we hiked Blue Mountain. We were so exhausted from the hike and just needed a bite to eat to get recharged. We found Walt's Diner and it was so delicious! We had cheeseburgers that were cooked perfectly with tomato, onion, and lettuce. We had chips served with it. I'm picky about... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 315-369-2582

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