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Chelsea Royal Diner

487 Marlboro Rd., Brattleboro, VT 05301
+1 802-254-8399
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (26 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
487 Marlboro Rd., Brattleboro, VT 05301
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Starting with the positive, our waitress was very upbeat and friendly. We were seated at a half booth right next to a trash can. Who seats someone literally four inches away from the trash can? Everything was stick. The table was sticky, the menus were...More

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food! But get there early to avoid a wait. This place is popular. I had the French toast and it was delicious!

Thank NJRKate
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always this place is packed. Wish they took reservations! We happened to think of stopping while on our way out for a day trip. Luckily we didn't mind sitting at the counter and being in the "mix of things" we certainly saw everything that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the atmosphere the farm to table quality of the selections!! Make sure you check out the incredible dessert menu

Thank campinglady37
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A cozy, yet tiny, weathered-out old roadside dive with a lot of personality serves 3 square meals; breakfast, lunch and dinner. Daily specials are coarsely scribbled out on a scrap of paper like your 1st graders handwriting homework. Lively staff keep the place buzzing. Not...More

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good diner quality with lots of choices to satisfy everyone. The atmosphere is retro, but functional.

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there for breakfast on our way home from New Hampshire. This place doesn't look like much from the outside but the food is so very delicious. The ingredients are grown/raised locally. My husband had the Ham and Cheese waffle and I had the apple...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had brunch for two here. Steak & eggs and an omelet. Good coffee. Overall Very good food, good value, maybe $30 tip included.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small roadside diner with excellent food and service. Great big plates of food cooked to order. Vermont specialties all homemade. Well worth stop for hungry travelers.

Thank Chiquis926
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

But I know not why. I'd be embarrassed to serve this food. Eggs Benedict. I hate overcooked poached eggs. These were not overcooked. When I was a kid with a fever, long long ago, my mother fed me raw egg white to clear my innards...More

Thank swampknot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 487 Marlboro Rd., Brattleboro, VT 05301
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brattleboro
  • Phone Number: +1 802-254-8399
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