Top Choice Diner in Little Compton

Commons Lunch

Serving local old-world classics such as New England corned beef and cabbage and quahog stuffies (stuffed clams), New Englanders come from far and wide for the Johnny cakes (a kind of flat cornmeal pancake), which h…
Diner in Wilmington


Devastated by Hurricane Irene in 2011, Wilmington's venerable down-home diner was rebuilt from scratch and reopened in September 2013. Its spicy Jailhouse Chili, covered with melted cheese, is renowned throughout Ne…
Diner in Hanover


A Dartmouth institution since 1947, this is Hanover's oldest establishment, always packed with students meeting for a coffee or perusing their books. From the retro tables or the Formica-topped counter, order typica…
Diner in Weirs Beach

Union Diner

Escape the waterfront hubbub at this classic American diner 3 miles south of Weirs Beach, housed in a converted 1950s railway dining car with oak-mahogany woodwork and decorative tile floors. Grab a booth or a count…
Diner in Bennington

Blue Benn Diner

This classic 1950s-era diner serves breakfast all day and a healthy mix of American, Asian and Mexican fare, including vegetarian options. Enhancing the retro experience are little tabletop jukeboxes where you can y…
Diner in Northeast Kingdom

Miss Lyndonville Diner

Five miles north of St Johnsbury and popular with locals, this place offers friendly, prompt service and a tantalizing display of pies. Large breakfasts are cheap, as are the sandwiches, but for a real steal try the…
Diner in Portsmouth

Friendly Toast

Fun, whimsical furnishings set the scene for filling sandwiches, omelets, Tex-Mex and vegetarian fare at this retro diner. The breakfast menu is huge and is served around the clock: good thing since weekend morning …
Diner in Stowe

Depot Street Malt Shoppe

Burgers, fries, onion rings, chocolate sundaes, banana splits and old-fashioned malteds reign at this fun, 1950s-themed restaurant. The egg creams hit the spot in any season.
Diner in Franconia

Coffee Pot

Sit at the counter and you'll be gabbing with locals before you even order your eggs. A friendly spot for getting the Littleton lowdown.
Diner in Providence

Haven Brothers Diner

Parked next to City Hall, this diner sits on the back of a truck that has rolled into the same spot every evening for decades. Climb up a rickety ladder to get basic diner fare alongside everyone from drunks to prom…