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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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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“challah bread” (22 reviews)
“finger food” (32 reviews)
“turnovers” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We've been stopping at the Blue Colony Diner for more than 30 years and it's a gem. As you'd expect, it has the classic diner menu, but equally important, it consistently offers quick service and easy access just off Exit 10 of I-84. It's a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JerseyShoreJohn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great diner, no matter what time of day. The food is fresh, delicious and the menu is large. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. Well known establishment. The front of the diner has a huge selection of pastries, pies, cookies, etc. Yum!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a classic diner with one added attraction: a huge assortment of pastries, cookies, pies and cakes. The prices are a bit on th high side but the portions are huge and the food is tasty.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tom G
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We have been to the Colony 10 many times over the years. It is a must for breakast. Portions are large, price good, clean and service is efficient. We have been here with couples, family and grandkids. It is easy access from the highway and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gk347N
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Food isn't fancy, but it is well prepared and very filling. The menu is huge, and includes all the dishes you would expect from a 24 hour diner. For travelers who stop and are concerned about taking too much time to get a meal, you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HeloShark
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Its a diner, and if that's what you want you'll get it here. But don't expect that somehow the food is carefully prepared, the way you ordered it and presented by people who want you to have a good dinning experience. Nope - in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bob J
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived late (past 10pm). This place is open 24hrs. There were 2 tables with customers and after waiting a good while we had to flag down a busser to ask if we seated ourselves or if we had to continue waiting. Once we were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Doryv
Reviewed 10 October 2018

While driving from DE to ME this past weekend, Google Maps sent us up to I-84 from the Tappan Zee to avoid NYC traffic. We saw signs on the highway for the Blue Colony Diner. The signs could use a little refurbishment but we stopped...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Frank-n-PatS
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My wife and I stopped here to eat dinner on our way to Maine. It was amazing. We just do not have diners like this in our area. I ordered the meatloaf selecting the squash and potato. My order came on three separate plates -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dansum
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Also good coffee served in original diner retro cups and saucers. Blue colony diner at exit 10 on Interstate 84, is open 24 hours, Easy and off exit to 84 and adjacent to 2 gas stations. Omelettes with 3 eggs, sandwiches, burgers, salads, ... pages...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank marcopolopaloalto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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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