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Chip's Family Restaurant

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525 Tunxis Hill Cut Off, Fairfield, CT 06825-4447
+1 203-332-3370
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Abington, United States
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My beverage of choice is unsweetened ice tea. CHIP' s is too cheap to brew this beverage instead serves a horrible bottled ice tea from lipton. Pancakes were fine but no sense coming back if I can't have something to drink too

Thank Kevin F
Fairfield, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017

For people like me who can never decide what they want, this is an awesome place. They have great combo deals and a ton of options (including create your own). Great place for breakfast and I highly recommend it.

Thank emilyarmstrong5
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Close and handy to my daughters home in Fairfield CT. Ideal for families with a range of food from pancakes, salads to full meals. Our waiter Courtney was great. Will go again next time we visit our daughter.

Thank Joanne N
Monroe, Connecticut
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Breakfast is average and a little overpriced. I have never had anything other than breakfast on a weekend. The french toast and bacon is good. Some diners have better menu selections. The big problem is the noise level on the weekends, Kids are running around and screaming, not pleasant for restaurant patrons. Parents don't seem to have any control or... More 

Thank Joseph1319
Stratford, Connecticut
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98 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Chip's always does an outstanding job with breakfast ... been there many times and the pancakes are always light and fluffy and eggs cooked to perfection. Today, Thanksgiving is special. Chip's opens only for Thanksgiving morning, his staff volunteers their time to cook and serve, and all proceeds from the meal go to "Operation Hope" in Fairfield, CT, a food... More 

Thank jmorth
New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I don't care where in the world you are from, but this place serves an amazing breakfast all day long. If you haven't had the pancakes here, then you haven't had pancakes. I have eaten in a lot of places, but this one has the best pancakes. The only issue I had was with the service, not so much the... More 

Thank MS2929
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218 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stopped in on Sunday for breakfast. Very busy but we were seated quickly. The service is fast and pleasant. GF egg sandwich was fine. The fruit that came with it was bland. The pancakes were a hit with my son. The french toast and eggs were average. The manager was very friendly - thanks for the great service.

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Cresskill, New Jersey
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108 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

During family weekend at our two daughters college we went the last day with a couple of their roommates. We waited about 10 minutes for a table. The service is amazing and the food better. This place is very busy with a big turnover so get there early. The manager gets people in very quickly so the wait is ok.... More 

Thank Norman S
West Hempstead, New York
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235 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Drove up from Long Island for a college tour. Stopped in early for breakfast. Omelet was cooked well and home fries weren't dry (like how sometimes they can be). Cuppa joe hit the spot. My daughter had Nutella and strawberry waffles that were also very good. Hot chocolate with whipped cream hit the spot. Manager on duty (Adam) was gracious... More 

Thank momeees
Trumbull, Connecticut
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Chip's is a fairly large and popular restaurant, a favorite of many as a breakfast spot. I've been there before and will probably go back but the last time there was very disappointing. Food was tasty and the portions ample sized. I had nor problem there. The problem was with the service. It took ridiculously long before the waitress even... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Tunxis Hill Cut Off, Fairfield, CT 06825-4447
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-332-3370

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