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Madelyn's Diner

American, ,
377 Huron St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 5T6, Canada
+1 519-273-5296
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“tarts” (34 reviews)
“bacon butter” (4 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian
377 Huron St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 5T6, Canada
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Upon recommendation from local people, we found our way to this little diner...not a disappointment! We had the burger & fries. Everything was homemade & very tasty. The portions were very generous. We finished off our dinner with their famous homemade butter tarts....mmmm! The staff...More

Thank PBlue
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

It's been a long time since I had a butter tart. used to live in Ontario some 45 years ago. Had one little one at a Countryside Road stand it was good , but it made me want more. as I drove South through Ontario...More

Thank Tweettbird
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I have eaten here for many years and never written a review...it's about time! Excellent in every way: friendly service, with orders taken quickly and accurately. Helping size is most generous. I have had many breakfasts, but my all-time favourite is Chicken Pecan Salad for...More

Thank chillsOntario_Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The food (which is primarily 'comfort food' is ALWAYS good. Fish and chips were my husband's fav order , and the meal always satisfied . A smallish venue, it is a very popular restaurant for the locals, so seating is sometimes close. Be warned though,...More

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Came here because I had a Groupon, but I've been here before. Service was fast and friendly. Our food came fast which was great since our kids don't sit still for long. The food tasted yummy. Only downside was that the homefries were a little...More

Thank Cat D
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We were in Stratford to visit with family, and were looking for a family (kid) friendly place for a late lunch. Madelyn's was a great choice. From the friendly greeting when we entered, to the very end of the visit, we were not disappointed. The...More

Thank TOcjr
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Madelyn's Diner is away from the downtown area and most tourists but it is very popular with the locals (the parking lot was almost full). We gave it a try after seeing it in the Stratford Culinary Guide. My wife ordered the fish and chips...More

Thank Barheat
Reviewed 26 April 2017

New renovations look nice, tarts are amazing but basic breakfast food has been too salty on three attempts to have breakfast there

Thank julie_jdh
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I was told to get the butter tarts and I was not disappointed! Best I have ever had and can't wait to go back for more

Thank Steele65
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Average food. Average Service. Nothing special. I'll try somewhere else next time I'm in town. I went there because of the excellent reviews, but I don't agree with them. I tried the raved-about butter tarts, wasn't impressed.

Thank TommyAllen
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31 August 2015|
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Response from Elin B | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they are closed on Mondays, so it depends on when you looked.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Huron St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 5T6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-273-5296
  • E-mail
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