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Colonial Diner

8 Dolson Ave, Middletown, NY 10940-6425
+1 845-342-3500
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“soup” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“fast service” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
8 Dolson Ave, Middletown, NY 10940-6425
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved this unexpected find. Extensive menu including liver & onions, liverwurst, and sardines, bread pudding and tapioca--in addition to more "modern" foods. Portions were huge and prices were very low in proportion. Waitress (Betty) was enthusiastic and upbeat. Great bargain. Will come back again when...More

Thank bugdoc1
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, good prices, typical diner food. Fast service, plenty of parking in lot. Betty was a great waitress, made us laugh-

Thank rex e
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We go there for breakfast often, lunch sometimes and rarely for dinner but it is always good. They have a very extensive menu and the wait staff is always attentive. If your looking for a good quality, home style meal I think the Colonial will...More

Thank Bill_G77
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had their early bird special for $9.95 which included the entrée, potato, vegetable and either soup or salad. It also came with a desert which we could not eat because the portions were so large.

Thank William M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Conveniently located, about five minutes, from I-84. Appearance of the establishment retained essential feature of a classic diner, both outside and inside. Architecturally, however, "old" is expanded with "new" and clean. Bit congested, but good acoustics. Prompt and courteous reception and seating. Prompt services by...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Stop in here infrequently but always found the food and service to be rock solid. This latest visit was, in fact, even better than previous ones. Very hospitable and friendly waitress, fast service and good lunch. Not a complaint.

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

So-so food. Good service. Too far from the interstate to make a return visit worthwhile, even if the food were better.

Thank Barbara Jean H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I been comping here for years . it very nice inside and people are always great, The food needs some work. The thing that needs most change is food. it is hit or miss at times

Thank Kenny n
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Diner is nicely decorated. Service was decent. Food was average. I had a grilled cheese, bacon, tomato sandwich and my friend had a hamburger. My friend said she thought the hamburger was a little dry.

Thank shutter-up
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Looking for a place to have lunch off the thruway and we were lucky to find this place. I had a great burger with fries and my wife had the chicken basket. She expected chicken strips and was very happy to get nicely fried chicken...More

Thank taftdev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Dolson Ave, Middletown, NY 10940-6425
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 845-342-3500
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