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Blue Colony Diner

Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-0745
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“challah bread” (21 reviews)
“turnovers” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible menu and baked goods . Great value, food portions are large, quality is excellent, service terrific !

Thank DaButz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Blue Colony gets a good rating for the sheer volume of food they move through there. The menu's as thick as a phone book, like all good diner menus. You want breakfast at 11:00 PM? No problem. The Blue Colony also has on-site baked...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blue Colony has been a fixture just off I-84 for as long as I can remember. It makes a perfect stop coming or going to New York. The food is reasonable, the wait staff friendly and most important the food has always been excellent....More

Thank Greg48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the area, it would be worth your time to eat here. Better than the average diner. Good food, a large selection, large portions and great service.

Thank John M
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Returning home from a day long trip to NY State, we made our 1st stop at this diner. We were very pleased with everything, the food, service, price and portions. I don't recall ever ordering a ham dinner out, other than a breakfast meal, but...More

Thank MeridenTW
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Very good pastrami sandwich. Excellent lemon- chicken-rice soup. Just as always. Been stopping here on way to VT for decades.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 23 December 2017

...easy off/on access from the interstate. Popular with locals as well as travelers. Typical diner fare, nothing fancy. Good-sized portions. You can get in and out quickly, or linger over a cup of coffee if you have time.

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 9 December 2017

I used to stop here about once a month as I was traveling from PA to Boston. It was exactly halfway for my trip and very easy on/off from 84. Haven't been in a few months, but I decided to stop there on Monday on...More

1  Thank BusyTraveler99
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This is a typical solid diner that you’ll find all around the northeast. Anything is available anytime, breakfast is very good and reliable. I have had breakfast here a number of times and dinner a few. Overall a good diner with very good onsite baked...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Classic diner fare. Great baking. Specials are very good and better than regual menu. This is a loud crowed place that can be hit or miss on service. Best bet are the comfort food items like leg of lamb or roast beef seafood is very...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-0745
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