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Middle of Nowhere Diner

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222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
+1 401-397-8855
07:00 - 19:00
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This was such a great breakfast and Ginger was wonderful the coffee was hot the food flavorful and the company pleasant . We fully enjoyed this breakfast !!!!!! We will return !!!!

Thank Blrman1962
Manchester, Connecticut
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of homemade items. Breakfast was served really quick, service was great, Ginger was our waitress and she was a delight. Highly recommend the baked apples. Yumm!

Thank GooberGrapes
Coventry, Rhode Island
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

the middle of nowhere dinner is on the old section of RI 3. Easy to find of exit 5 from RI 95. order some of the best fish & Chips in the state. very cozy and warm. the food is great home cooked. try it you'll love it.

Thank Bill S
West Greenwich, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017

OK, so this is definitely a local diner. Don't expect a shiny diner like Denny's. The food is cheap and you get a lot of it. Service is great and fast. If you are looking for a good, quick meal this is the place.

Thank joeunsworth1106
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times and the food is always yummy with big portions. There's something for everyone on the menu & there's a definite down home feeling at Middle of Nowhere.

Thank peaceandnature
Cranston, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Great food!! Always a pleasure! Worth a drive to eat here! Homemade foods and clean! We live nearby and frequent this great restaurant.

Thank bigguid33
Boston, Massachusetts
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193 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We have got a decent lunch there. It was busy, even though may benefit from an update. Personnel was friendly. Very traditional, unhealthy food.

Thank Bostonian2011
United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My boyfriend and I frequently travel thru Exeter in the summer months on out way out for the day on our motorcycles. We always notice a full parking lot at this diner. Usually we have already eaten locally to us so we never stopped. We finally got a chance to give it a shot and have returned two times since.... More 

Thank Laura H
Redding, Connecticut
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155 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This diner is an easy exit off of I95 and we took advantage of that for an early dinner. This is a classic Diner, great variety on the menu including breakfast all day except Friday's. The portions are generous so bring a healthy appetite.

Newport, Rhode Island
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had meatloaf on my mind and decided on the Beef Stroganoff upon seeing it on the menu! It being one of my favorite dishes, I was not disappointed!! I waitresses make me feel so welcome each time I visit! Delightful little diner!

Thank madison2jim

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 401-397-8855

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?