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Tower Grill Incorporated

185 Freight St, Waterbury, CT 06702-1802
+1 203-753-0522
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good18%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Aug 2017
“Consistently good service and food”
13 Jul 2017
“Great diner experience ”
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185 Freight St, Waterbury, CT 06702-1802
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I've been craving Tower Grill's biscuits and gravy for weeks now. Figured I would go on a Monday to avoid the weekend rush. Sadly was informed they only serve it on weekends. :( Opted to stay anyway and ordered an omelette with sausage, onion, mushroom,...More

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Craving a well executed gyro platter and thought Tower Grill could meet the challenge and they did. If you want good food at reasonable prices and great customer service in a no frills environment, try Tower Grill!

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I love diners. I love the feel of them. The sounds and smells. The menus. You will get a great diner experience here. Asked for a ginger ale. The waitress said they didn't have any but she could "make" me some by combining other things...More

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

A 50's style diner filled with nostalgia. Pictures of classic muscle cars and celebrities, signage from back in the day, and vinyl 45's hang on the wall behind the counter. This classic style diner where the food is consistant, the regulars know almost everyone that...More

Thank Townz
Reviewed 20 March 2017

You will not find better breakfast anywhere. Plus it's authentic downtown Waterbury "the greatest city in the world" and your dining in the shadow of our world renowned clock tower. Have a Bacon Egg and Cheese and a side of home fries and a cup...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

I have been dining here for years and Never had a bad experience. Breakfast or lunch you get Great food for great prices!

Thank paralegal4444
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

My parents swear by this place. They go pretty much every day. And there is something to be said for the service to inspire that kind of loyalty. Most of the staff are quite friendly, and there's obviously a large group of regulars that will...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Went for a birthday breakfast. The food was plentiful. The staff was friendly. Brings back memories of an old fashioned diner. Worth the time. Close to Rt. 8. Would definately go back.

Thank Huskies74
Reviewed 15 January 2016

My friend has been here over the years and brought me here today. This was my first time at the Tower Grill. For lunch I had the Junction Surprise sandwich -- turkey breast, roasted red peppers, grilled onions, swiss cheese and russian dressing on grilled...More

Thank Pleasuretraveler
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Located off Freight street in a gritty part of town, the Tower Grill remains a throwback diner with basic good food done well. One of the few places I've found that does a good biscuits and gravy. Best for breakfast in my opinion as I've...More

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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Freight St, Waterbury, CT 06702-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-753-0522
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