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Acropolis Diner Restaurat

1864 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-3106
+1 203-288-0400
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
5 Nov 2017
“Too busy to cate”
26 Aug 2017
“Great breakfast”
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American, Greek, Diner
1864 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-3106
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Saturday afternoon at two and mobbed. No smiles. No service. Wrong order. Later, felt ill. DONE. Was a close place with decent food and personable service and has turned into a money pit of slinging food at people with no thought.

Thank Firstlilith
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Big menu with all thr basics and classics. Good food in nice atmosphere. Speedy service with a smile.

Thank rjmoser187
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Very large menu but the food was delicious. I had the chicken salad is it was perfect, finely shredded with fresh tomato and lettuce. Service was spot on, I will be back.

Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The acropolis diner is pretty good. It's not a pull off the highway every trip stop, but it's a decent place to grab breakfast or lunch if you are in Hamden. The service is friendly, but quite slow. They have good iced coffee. The food...More

Thank mrsiss
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Satisfying and always en pointe. For a diner. Generous portions and nice hot food. Quick clean easy !

Thank Firstlilith
Reviewed 18 January 2017

While visiting Quinnipiac to play in the alumni hockey game, we had breakfast at the Acrop. It was delicious as usual. My kids loved the bacon and it brought back great memories for my wife and i as we had eaten here many times during...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Love this homey place. Food is good and the staff is friendly. Always consistently worth the visit. Service is quick and with a smile. Portions are more than adequate.

Thank Countygirl42
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Cooked my Turkey burger perfectly, it is an easy on and off CT 15 Wilbur Cross highway, staff was very polite and prices are good,

Thank MikeR2011
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We had one of the worst meals ever here! Ordered hot open turkey sandwich, not expecting the world but was expecting to be able to eat it. It was beyond disgusting... Never again!

Thank Alicatred
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Four of us when here for coffee and deserts. They were very good and our server Virginia was excellent in every way. When we first arrived we told her that we wanted to look over the deserts and she showed all of them and explained...More

Thank JohnBCt
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Greek, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1864 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-3106
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-288-0400
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