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Capitol Diner

431 Union St, Lynn, MA 01901-1304
+1 781-595-9314
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Diner
431 Union St, Lynn, MA 01901-1304
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Went for a business meeting over breakfast and service was great. Food was great as well Service was fast and food was fantastic.

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly greeting, attentive staff. Small space, classic old school diner look and feel. Two eggs over easy with bacon and toast appeared quickly. The eggs were cooked to order, nice soft yolk. Bacon a bit over done but still had bacon flavor. Toast was freshly...More

Thank Seacoastbreeze
Reviewed 24 November 2016

A step back in time to a friendly & bustling diner with wonderful food. Sit at the counter or at a small (tiny) table where you can just barely squeeze in 4. In summer there are some outside tables. Excellent "diner food" and great prices....More

Thank Mia C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The Capital is awesome! It has been there forever and has always had great food. Bob the owner is an awesome guy and everyone that works there is so nice! Great food too!

Thank vdeland27
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The Capitol Diner is as authentic as you can get for an original diner car restaurant serving up classic diner fare. Even the staff conversing with locals using goofy nicknames in thick New England accents gave it an even more old school vibe. The food...More

Thank spoonyfork
Reviewed 23 August 2016

When I I'm in the Central Sq. area I love stopping here for either lunch or breakfast. The staff is fun and capable. The people that frequent the Capital are mainly all locals and there is a fun give and take with the staff and...More

Thank zenelxx
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

The food was great except didn't exactly feel welcome there. Staff wasn't rude but they weren't as welcoming as one would expect for a diner.

Thank Stephanie J
Reviewed 16 May 2016

My wife and I were in Lynn and went to the Capital Diner for breakfast on a Sunday morning. We were surprised to see it wasn't very crowded, and sat down right away at a table. There was also quite a bit of counter seating....More

Thank buckinvt
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Great family run business with traditional diner food! Breakfast was delicious and served right off the grill by friendly waitstaff! Endless coffee and a very warm atmosphere!. A few umbrella tables outside in good weather overlooking a small courtyard, a few small tables inside but...More

Thank Biscuit8221
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Very good diner food. Food came fast, nice place, basic diner food. I was there for breakfast, ordered two eggs over easy, waitress very nice, old fashioned diner.

Thank MichaelJacobyBrown
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 Union St, Lynn, MA 01901-1304
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lynn
  • Phone Number: +1 781-595-9314
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