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56 Diner

30 Leetes Island Rd, Branford, CT 06405-6511
+1 502-848-0023
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
30 Leetes Island Rd, Branford, CT 06405-6511
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband is not adventurous. Stack of pancakes for him were good. He is pancake coniseiur. I try new things and went for lobster roll.....never had one before. It was very good. All lobster no fillers....Home style cozy diner. So many desserts to pick from....More

Thank marianng
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent diner backed by a wonderful Branford restaurant reasonably priced excellent hours for that part of town and always fast service and friendly staff great place to eat when you're on the fly I recommend the salmon every time

Thank Kenny G
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The diner is very clean and the seats are comfortable. We both had the 2 egg breakfast with toast, bacon, and home fries. The eggs were prepared to our liking and the home fries were fresh potatoes, not that frozen crap. The coffee was good...More

Thank Janice D
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We had an enjoyable dinner. They have a nice menu:salads, pasta dishes, entrees,sandwiches, burgers, breakfast all day, soups, drinks and desserts. I ordered a salad with grilled chicken. It was quite large with loads of greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, fresh fruit. I really enjoyed it. My...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Sorry, but this diner was awful. The service was slow and the food was cold. There is nothing here worth even talking about!

1  Thank JoJoPalumbo
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My husband and I stayed in a nearby motel and after an exhausting day we wanted a quick meal before retiring for the evening. We selected this diner simply because it was very close by. To our delight we found the restaurant clean, attractively decorated...More

Thank Nanette W
Reviewed 2 April 2017

OMG.... where do I begin. The food here is terrible .... think about this, I ordered a burger and got their coleslaw in what could pass for a shot glass. The bun that the burger came on was so thin ..it was like wet paper...More

Thank El S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We recently ate at the 56 Diner because it was close to the hotel that we were staying at. We hit it up for breakfast one of the mornings. Overall it was a good diner. It didn't jump out at me as anything great or...More

Thank Nate080411
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We have gone to 56 Diner a handful of times since it opened. The service has always been prompt and courteous and the food fresh and properly cooked. We have had all 3 meals here at some point and have never been disappointed. This place...More

1  Thank lpcee3
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This a great place for breakfast lunch or dinner. The owners did a great job of converting a former Friendly's resturant into this neighborhood resturant . The atmosphere is nice. The staff is always friendly. And the food is always consistently good diner food. I...More

1  Thank nbend1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
04:00 - 03:59
04:00 - 03:59
04:00 - 03:59
04:00 - 03:59
04:00 - 03:59
04:00 - 03:59
04:00 - 03:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Leetes Island Rd, Branford, CT 06405-6511
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: +1 502-848-0023
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