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Acropolis Diner Restaurat

Greek, American, Diner
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1864 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-3106
+1 203-288-0400
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Sarasota, Florida
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146 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

While visiting Quinnipiac to play in the alumni hockey game, we had breakfast at the Acrop. It was delicious as usual. My kids loved the bacon and it brought back great memories for my wife and i as we had eaten here many times during our time at Quinnipiac.

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Thank Mike G
Maine
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Love this homey place. Food is good and the staff is friendly. Always consistently worth the visit. Service is quick and with a smile. Portions are more than adequate.

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Thank Countygirl42
Phoenix, Arizona
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212 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Cooked my Turkey burger perfectly, it is an easy on and off CT 15 Wilbur Cross highway, staff was very polite and prices are good,

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Thank MikeR2011
Hamden, Connecticut
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125 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We had one of the worst meals ever here! Ordered hot open turkey sandwich, not expecting the world but was expecting to be able to eat it. It was beyond disgusting... Never again!

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Thank Alicatred
Meriden, Connecticut
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357 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Four of us when here for coffee and deserts. They were very good and our server Virginia was excellent in every way. When we first arrived we told her that we wanted to look over the deserts and she showed all of them and explained what each was. Although we only had desert the dinner menu looked very good an... More 

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Thank JohnBCt
Connecticut
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

This dinner has really good food. The service is very quick and the people are very friendly. It is conveniently located on Dixwell Ave.

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Thank demeter016
Durham, New Hampshire
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

Stopped here for breakfast during parents weekend at my daughters college. We were seated our order taken promptly. Food was brought to the table pretty quickly. I'm not a foodie but I was disappointed in the bland taste and presentation of the food. I'm not sure if it was the ingredients, the preparation, or both but my breakfast seemed very... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Had a gyro/ souvlaki wrap - was outstanding. Wife had a chicken florentine wrap which was also really good. Very friendly service - not from the area but when back here will eat here for sure.

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Thank AlexFunTrip
Collingswood, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Standard dinner fare. Service okay. Food good. Prices ok. I had cup of Manhattan clam chowder (very tasty) and a Greek salad (the small is plenty for lunch but don't expect stuffed grape leaves). My husband got the chicken Florentine wrap (a special of the day). He asked for it without feta but it came with it anyway. Oh well.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Not sure why all the poor reviews for this diner. While passing through the area, was going to get off the Merritt and grab fast food. Instead found this place right off the exit and decided to give it a try. Typical Greek diner, loaded down menu with 24 hour breakfast and tons of selections for lunch and dinner. Decided... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Greek, American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1864 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-3106
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-288-0400

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