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Blue Colony Diner

Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-0745
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“challah bread” (21 reviews)
“turnovers” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (21 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice service, a huge variety of food and good coffee. We were seated right away and had a waiter that took good care of us. Clean and decorated for St. Patrick’s day!

Thank Ann Marie K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This diner is convenient off I-84 with a large parking lot. It is remarkably clean, and even though it was busy, we were seated quickly. They turn over the tables quickly. Our waiter was fast and efficient. Food was good with large portions. The menu...More

Thank JasmineOnTheGo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Blue Colony is our go to place when we can't decide on what to eat. The menu is great plus they always have daily specials which have always been good. Nice homemade meals no packaged meals. The desserts are top notch also with a...More

Thank Tinysdad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible menu and baked goods . Great value, food portions are large, quality is excellent, service terrific !

Thank DaButz
Reviewed 8 February 2018

The Blue Colony gets a good rating for the sheer volume of food they move through there. The menu's as thick as a phone book, like all good diner menus. You want breakfast at 11:00 PM? No problem. The Blue Colony also has on-site baked...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The Blue Colony has been a fixture just off I-84 for as long as I can remember. It makes a perfect stop coming or going to New York. The food is reasonable, the wait staff friendly and most important the food has always been excellent....More

Thank Greg48
Reviewed 22 January 2018

In the area, it would be worth your time to eat here. Better than the average diner. Good food, a large selection, large portions and great service.

Thank John M
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Returning home from a day long trip to NY State, we made our 1st stop at this diner. We were very pleased with everything, the food, service, price and portions. I don't recall ever ordering a ham dinner out, other than a breakfast meal, but...More

Thank MeridenTW
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Very good pastrami sandwich. Excellent lemon- chicken-rice soup. Just as always. Been stopping here on way to VT for decades.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 23 December 2017

...easy off/on access from the interstate. Popular with locals as well as travelers. Typical diner fare, nothing fancy. Good-sized portions. You can get in and out quickly, or linger over a cup of coffee if you have time.

Thank Michael A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Hill Rd, Exit 10 off I-84, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-0745
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