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Walt's Diner

3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
+1 315-369-2582
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (60 reviews)
“italian bread” (4 reviews)
“utica greens” (5 reviews)
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All hours
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
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1 - 10 of 346 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner with great portions and a very friendly staff! Lots of classics, and tons of locals so you know it’s good food and a good value. Love the pancakes here! You will love it, trust me👍

Thank Todd S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Whenever I am in the Old Forge area Walt's is where I eat....usually multiple meals (last visit 3x). I have never been let down. Serving sizes are good (especially the pancakes, which I've never had but I saw them being plated and they are huge!)...More

Thank Nathan P
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I've always really enjoyed my visits to Walt's Diner, but this time it wasn't quite up to par. Nothing terrible, but just some things they need to improve upon. When I arrived, I was greeted well and seated myself at the counter. I ordered a...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 24 October 2017

First stop in Old Forge located in the middle of the main walk of shops and stores. Quaint little place with a small town diner feel. Serves breakfast and lunch. The switch happens at 1130. A few stores and liquor store within 100 meters. Good...More

Thank Troy H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This restaurant was fun...it was busy, but service was really good. The cooks are right up front and are cooking their little hearts out while people are watching, The food that they put out in such a timely fashion was pretty amazing!!

Thank Annamarie B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Stopped in Old Forge for the afternoon. I had the pleasure of eating lunch at Walt's Diner. My first impression was that at home feel. It is like being in a bygone era with the best staff ever. We had the Fish Fry that was...More

Thank Dianne1103
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had our dog with us during our stay in Old Forge, so sit down meals weren’t an option in October. We were thrilled Walt’s Diner offered takeout. We called ahead and placed our order. My husband went in to grab it and said it...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This place has a pretty good breakfast. We ordered omelettes. They were of a decent size. Their coffee was also good.

Thank Lana P
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I get to Walt's in the spring and fall during my semi-annual trips. When I walked in a few days ago, the waitress greeted me by asking "Are you here for the turkey or the steak sandwich today?". Six months between visits, and she remembers...More

Thank revbons
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Stopped here for a lunch with relatives from out of State and what an embarrassment! We weren't even seated 10 seconds and the server comes up and says "you ready?". I said "No, we just sat down". Ordered soup and when it arrived it was...More

Thank pepper1111
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jpwelch
19 August 2015|
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Response from natnpr | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner, call Walt's or find another place to eat. It is NOT expensive for the portions you get.
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Debbie H
10 June 2015|
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Response from Barry B | Reviewed this property |
Well, I would be surprised, but...Maybe they do. I would advise calling them and asking! You can probably find gluten free dinners at Five Corners, just a few minutes walk away. There is also a fancy breakfast & lunch... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3047 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 13420-0000
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 315-369-2582
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