We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Doo Wop Diner

269 Main St, Malden, MA 02148-6960
+1 781-324-9441
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
American, Diner
269 Main St, Malden, MA 02148-6960
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (45)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My burger was very good and cooked just to my liking. The fries were undercooked and had a strange taste.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Breakfast is delicious , staff is very friendly, need to get there early there is always a line out the door.

Thank kevinc0llins
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I loved this diner with cute sayings for their menu choices (e.g., the Ed Sullivan, I Love Lucy, etc.). The tables were red, while the floor was checkered black & white There was a picture of Marilyn Monroe on their Ladies Room door & Elvis...More

Thank fba5
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This place is just iconic. And although the food is mediocre, at best, it's exactly what you expect from a diner. Greasy, cheap and fill you up. Really great place after a night of drinking. Bottomless coffee was my best friend. And, the coffee was...More

Thank Kuyaromeo
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent place for old school breakfast. The staff are friendly and inviting. The coffee is good and keeps coming. We’ve been going here for years and it’s only gotten better over time. The hash isn’t from a can which is exactly why this place although...More

1  Thank Familytime143
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Love the breakfast here they alsi have a great lunch menu as well had the eggs with bacon and homefries the price ls are very good to

Thank tnj78
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Food is great love everything about this place and they recent remodel it and the service is great love it.

Thank Luciano G
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Classic diner can not say much more then that good for break fast and lunch. Classic dinner feel in side. Menu is fairly broad sumthing for every person. Down side is it is a dinner then have never been big locations but the reason there...More

Thank Life_never_stops_fun
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lots of good things for breakfast. Food is good and plentiful. Not really "home style," Home Fries seem from frozen. Waitresses nice and hard working, local place.

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Love the throw-back atmosphere and friendly service at this traditional diner. They have a big breakfast menu, but we just opted for the two egg early bird special. Food itself was fine, save for a big issue: Unheated plates! Our cold plates quickly cooled our...More

Thank Callisto S
Nearby HotelsSee all Malden Hotels
Econo Lodge
155 reviews
2.65 km away
AC Hotel Boston North
215 reviews
2.67 km away
enVision Hotel Boston-Everett
121 reviews
2.88 km away
Hyatt Place Boston/Medford
939 reviews
3.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Dockside Restaurant
63 reviews
.17 km away
FuLoon Restaurant
22 reviews
.23 km away
Joti Palace
14 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boda Borg Boston
75 reviews
.41 km away
Night Shift Brewing
127 reviews
2.00 km away
Royall House and Slave Quarters
21 reviews
3.86 km away
Middlesex Fells Reservation
39 reviews
2.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Doo Wop Diner staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 269 Main St, Malden, MA 02148-6960
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Malden
  • Phone Number: +1 781-324-9441
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing