Zip's Diner

A 1954 O'Mahony diner in Dayville, Connecticut

True Diner

725 Hartford Pk (Rt 101)
Dayville, Connecticut 06241

Phone: (860) 774-6335

Status: Open for business


Monday to Sunday:
6:00am to 9:00pm


Last Updated: June 28, 2017

Condition: Well preserved


Well-preserved diner with iconic tower sign at this remote eastern-Connecticut crossroads.

Zip’ was the nickname of retired State Trooper Henry Zehrer, who ran an earlier diner starting 1946 on Rt. 6 near the Powdrell & Alexandria Mill in Danielson. Current diner opened at its current location Memorial Day 1954, and was sold to Conrad and Olive Jodoin in 1960. [Thanks to Daniel Zilka]