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Shady Glen

7 Avenue a, Turners Falls, MA 01376-1104
+1 413-863-9636
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
6 days ago
“Wonderful food, warm atmosphere, beautiful scenery”
6 days ago
“Anthony Bourdain ate here and died.”
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American, Diner
7 Avenue a, Turners Falls, MA 01376-1104
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to do a tour of diners in New England a few years back and Shady Glen was one of our first. Strangers in a local eatery, we were warmly welcomed and chatted up by both staff and patrons. The food, by the way,...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 6 days ago

His production team must have picked it for the run down diner ambiance, it wasn't for the food. The episode focused primarily on the areas heroin problem. It's hard to ruin breakfast, go with the eggs and toast. Skip the the hash that appears to...More

Thank latefordinner
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Loved our classic American breakfast (eggs over easy, grilled ham, grilled English muffin), the coffee refills, the airy interior, the paper placemats with local ads, the regular customers at the counter, the servers. Authentic, not retro. Highly contextual, fits the town of Greenfield. Have breakfast...More

1  Thank Ndetroit
Reviewed February 13, 2018

My husband and I came in for breakfast over the weekend. The place was very busy. All the booths were full so we sat at the counter opposite of the grill. Despite being very busy the staff was quite attentive. The coffee here is very...More

2  Thank Jessica_6546792
Reviewed February 8, 2018

If you are thinking of stopping in for a bite to eat, DON'T! Keep driving. Shady Glen puts the "grease" in "greasy spoon" and not in a good way. My wife and I stopped in for breakfast. Part of our order was bacon, cooked crispy....More

Thank Cathy G
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Real home cooked food at reasonable prices. Good parking, convenient hours, Nice menu offering a variety of foods.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed April 6, 2017

We stop at Shady Glen on our trips to Mohawk Family Campground. It's always awesome, breakfast all days and the best BLT around. The owner and staff are excellent. We are looking forward to all our stops for camping season. Not a in a hurry...More

Thank cateraske
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Don't expect fancy decor, overly friendly staff or necessarily fast service though do expect an experience of the "local"; local folks, resident feel, local food, ease of access - the quintessential American diner.

Thank gaia43
Reviewed August 23, 2016

when its busy the service tends to be a little slow but otherwise you get a pretty good meal. The specials are very good especially when they have the corned beef and cabbage, amazing.

Thank Marie L
Reviewed August 6, 2016

A group of 7 of us came in for breakfast. It is a small place so we took up two booths. We ordered some of the breakfast specials. I had the Breakfast Burrito. It was packed full of meats and veggies with eggs and cheese....More

1  Thank Gabby625
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Avenue a, Turners Falls, MA 01376-1104
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Turners Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 413-863-9636
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