7 CT Diners That Will Send You Back In Time
Diners are a known staple throughout the state of Connecticut. The combination of greasy, affordable food, breakfast normally served all day, and many open 24/7 make it easy to have a run in with one of CT's diners at some point in your future. Below we'll list 7 diners that not only serve great food, but also send you back in time.
1. Olympia Diner
Located on the Berlin Turnpike in Newington this diner will make you take a double take if you have not already seen it before. The building is as classic as you can get and will leave a lasting impression on you, the same can be said about the food.
2. O' Rourkes Diner
Located on the north end of Main Street in Middletown, O'Rourkes has been serving up food to locals since 1941. Popular enough to be featured on TV shows such as Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives O'Rourkes is home to not only great breakfast options, but also to one of the best steamed cheeseburgers in the state.
3. Blue Colony Diner
Calling Newtown its home, Blue Colony Diner serves its food with the motto: "To please our guests to the best of our ability". Located off I-84 the diner is open 24 hours to satisfy anyone's hunger, at anytime.
4. Post Road Diner
Built in 1947 Post Road Diner offers an extensive breakfast menu and is located just off I-95 in Norwalk. Some of the most popular menu items include their famous waffles and pancakes.
5. Norm's Diner
Located in Groton, CT Norm's Diner has been serving the community since the 1950's with breakfast being served all day.
6. Aero Diner
Built in 1958 Aero Diner in North Windham is known for its all day breakfast, large portions, and great burgers. Another diner with a classic exterior, Aero is a must visit on our list.
7. Zip's Diner
Known as "New England's finest dinning car" Zip's has been serving up food since 1954. Located in Dayville, Zip's serves breakfast all day and also has many delicious soup and dinner options.