Welcome to Dad’s!

Wallingford’s hidden gem, Dad’s Restaurant serves homestyle breakfast and lunch. Stop in to enjoy a meal prepared by Culinary Institute graduates and seasoned chefs in our homey dining room. In a rush? Order takeout for Dad’s on the go or ask about our corporate discounts and catering options. We look forward to welcoming you to our family!

We do corporate catering too!

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“When you NEED that great meal at breakfast or lunch, this is place to go. We still bring in first timers from out of town when they arrive to visit, and that’s where they want to go the next time they are in town!. Keep up the good work.”

 Bernie Corona

“Thanks so much Chrissy, and so sorry we missed you too! The food was great, and the hospitality even better! Now we can say we were at DAD’S, and we have the photo’s and the T~shirts to prove it!”

– Ken Foy – Japan

“Love the food, love the staff. Best breakfast & lunch in town”

– Ken & Sue Gregory