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New Yorker Diner

Diner, American
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39 Mount Auburn St, Watertown, MA 02472-3924
+1 617-924-9772
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The freshest omelette I've ever had! I've never eaten so much breakfast food and not felt guilty about it. Everything was SO fresh and delicious. Corn beef hash was out of this world and who doesn't love scali toast! Quick service too, a well oiled machine.

Thank staceytempesta
Watertown, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

The best breakfast. Grand slam is incredible. It includes eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns with pancakes or French toast. Also order an order of their scali bread toast. Wait staff friendly and fast. Always their to top off your coffee.

Thank Pmc5156
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is my favorite diner in Watertown. It truly feels like a NY/NJ diner and the food is on par with that promise and being from NY, I know what I'm talking about. I grew up with diners! It's packed every weekend for breakfast/brunch so go early!

Thank Jared W
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Live close by, so decided to use our gift c. From restaurant.com, spend 20. Get 10 off! So one free. My husband ordered steak & eggs, I got the eggs, bacon& pancake special , waitress friendly food good, the only suggestion would be to give the fans & under stools a good clean! Dust hanging from the fans, & front... More 

Thank KAD56
Needham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Nice little place. Had ham and eggs. Done perfectly. Friendly, attentive service and good prices. Great local breakfast place!

Thank benmilkst
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2013

When visiting Boston the New Yorker for breakfast/brunch is a must for us. Discovered this gem about 8 years ago and glad to say since then nothing has changed. Excellent service, wonderful atomosphere and to top it all off plenty of lovely food at a great price. LOVE IT!

Thank CinnamonGum
Boston, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2012

New Yorker Diner is the local version of an IHop. We find the food is much better and the service is great. Open late night, so a good stop after you had a few drinks.

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Scarsdale, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2010

Best for late night coffee and snacks. Great crowd

Thank mof1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2010

I really like this place, good service, great prices but I am really put off by the seating. They really need to get their ripped seats fixed before I go back

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2008

Walked into a diner where everyone seemed to know each other but didn't feel like an outsider. I remember that more than the food, but it's worth saying, especially if you're not a fan of some of the over the shoulder talk at Deluxe Town Diner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Diner, American
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Mount Auburn St, Watertown, MA 02472-3924
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-924-9772

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