The Twin Colony Diner in Torrington is open 24 hours a day from Monday thru Saturday. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner or a late night snack any time of day. The diner has a counter with stools for customers, booths, tables and photo graphs on the wall. . It has a casual pleasant atmosphere inside. Breakfast is served all day. Choose from eggs, french toast, pancakes, omelets, breakfast sandwiches, eggs, crepes, bagels, and pastries. The breakfast special with eggs and omelets comes with home fries, toast, juice, coffee, or tea. The other breakfast specials come with juice and coffee or tea. It has been open since 1938. There are photographs on the wall
There are a variety of vegetarian omelets with mushrooms, spinach, tomato, and broccoli. and other combinations. The Russian has broccoli, sausage and cheddar cheese and The Greek has feta cheese and tomato. Try the Ranchero with scrambled eggs, bacon, ham, tomato, pepper, onion, cheese, and served with home fries and salsa. Pancakes, waffles or french toast come with bacon, ham, or sausage.
The lunch and dinner menu has soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, clubs, hamburgers and paninis. The salads include chef, Greek, Cobb, and Caesar salads. Wraps have Grilled Chicken Caesar with caesar dressing, honey chicken dijon, buffalo chicken, and roast beef chiptole. The are served with waffle fries, coleslaw and a pickle. Panini sandwiches are made with chicken, roast beef, portabella, mushrooms, or chicken. On the menu are a variety of six ounce burgers with different toppings on them. They have the pizza burger, hickory barbecue burger, tuscan burger, alamo, turkey, vegetarian and many other choices. All come with fries, salad, or soup and coleslaw. There is a large variety of grilled chicken sandwiches, and traditional sandwiches like the Philly Steak, Reuben, French Dip, and crab cakewich sandwiches. Most sandwiches come with fries and cole slaw.
The dinner menu has steaks, chops and ribs. On the menu is New York Strip Steak and Smoked Pork Chops. For seafood entrees the menu has fried deep sea scallops, crab cakes, scrod, broiled stuffed shrimp, shrimp scampi, fried clams, salmon, and tilapia. Dinners come with soup or salad, potato, vegetable, and bread and butter. The have pasta, chicken parmigiana, meat lasagna, stuffed cabbage, meatloaf, turkey dinner, Greek spinach pie, chicken pot pie, and pot roast. They have a large dessert menu with tasty cakes, pies, ice cream, cookies, pastries and brownies. Don’t forget to try the appetizers for a late night or mid afternoon snack.
There is an extensive children’s menu for kids under 12 with chicken fingers, pasta, grilled cheese, fried clams, hot dog, cheeseburgers and fish and chips. Menu items are served with milk, juice or soda and jello or ice cream. The wait staff is friendly, the food good, and the prices reasonable. A great place to stop for families with kids, couples, and seniors. The best part is that it is open most days 24 hours a day. The Twin Colony Diner is located at 417 East Elm Street, Torrington, CT. For more information call 860-482-5346.