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King's

271 S. Main St., Newtown, CT - (203) 426-6881
King's is a place to eat way beyond the ordinary. The menu is huge, including a selection of malted Belgian waffles, French toast made from challah bread, cheese blintzes, potato pancakes, and a full page of "breakfast specials."
72% Approval Rating (11 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip

Highlighted Reviews

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Michael Stern - Photos (4)
Roadfood.com Editor
"Don't be frightened off by the fact that King's (formerly known as Leo's) boasts of its gourmet meals. What's served here is Roadfood par excellence. Looking for a pair of extra-large eggs, sided by buttermilk pancakes or home fries and toast? There's ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

271 S. Main St., Newtown, CT
(203) 426-6881

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:No
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:No
This is a Bocco bread sandwich of grilled chicken and Portobello mushrooms with melted cheese.  The bread has a nice crunch ... and note the sweet-potato fries on the side.
"This is a Bocco bread sandwich of grilled chicken and Portobello mushrooms with melted cheese. The bread has a nice crunch ... and note the sweet-potato fries on the side."
Michael Stern





This photo was taken between breakfast and lunch, but King's is so good that it the parking lot is crowded nearly any other time. In good weather, the limited indoor accomodations are supplemented by a nice outdoor patio visible at the far right of the photo.
"This photo was taken between breakfast and lunch, but King's is so good that it the parking lot is crowded nearly any other time. In good weather, the limited indoor accomodations are supplemented by a nice outdoor patio visible at the far right of the photo."
Michael Stern


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"The "turf" is chicken; the "surf" are some beautiful, snapping-good shrimp."
Michael Stern


Connecticut has plenty of good diner breakfasts, but this one, alongside busy Route 25, is a cut above and in a class by itself.
"Connecticut has plenty of good diner breakfasts, but this one, alongside busy Route 25, is a cut above and in a class by itself."
Michael Stern



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