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Not Your Average Joe's

4c Wayside Rd, Burlington, MA 01803
+1 781-505-1303
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Ranked #12 of 106 Restaurants in Burlington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $25
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Route 3A
Description: What does creative casual cuisine mean? Exactly what it says. We"re creative, because we reject the same-old-same-old in favor of tastes that are interesting and unique. We're casual because while our food may be worth getting dressed up for, we invite you to come as you are. We're all about cuisine in the sense that our chefs apply high standards of culinary art. There it is. Creative. Casual. Cuisine. If it sounds like your kind of place, then you – like us- are not your average Joe.
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English first
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We went there for lunch last weekend. We had nine in our group with 3 grandkids, 11, 9, 7. We made a reservation as it was a Saturday in the holiday period. We were greeted promptly and they had our table all set up and out of the way of walk-in traffic. The menu was an eclectic mix with pizza,... More 

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66 reviews 66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

It's not supposed to be average. But it is. I've never experienced otherwise. However, great place to meet others and enjoy a relatively inexpensive meal.

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Burlington, Massachusetts
20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

NYA Joe's is a 'go to' restaurant for our family. If we feel like going out for dinner on a Saturday night (or a Tuesday night), we enjoy NYA Joes for its fresh ingredients and interesting recipes. While I also enjoy the other restaurants in this same plaza, NYA Joe's has the best food for the price. Capital grill has... More 

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant is simply too noisy - never saw so many TV screens in a restaurant this size before. Absolutely not for me. One can barely talk in there - food is just okay - cannot even remember what I had to eat - it was that forgettable. My suggestion - don't stop - just move on.

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71 reviews 71 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Went on a Saturday night with a party of six. Had reservations and was seated promptly at 5pm. We ordered a variety of items and they were very accommodating to two in the party with severe tree nut allergies. Some ordered off the specials and the schnitzel was excellent with great beers to go along with it. Chix finger, Chix... More 

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134 reviews 134 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We met friends there for lunch not knowing what to expect. Excellent menu for starters. Wonderful bread. Lunch arrived with every one choosing something different and we were all pleased with our selections( something different). Our server was great and we were not rushed dispite how busy they were. We thought it was a good bang for our buck. AND... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I was visiting my family in the Boston burbs and we tried NYAJ in Burlington, MA. I made a reservation and my party of 6 slid right in, regardless of the 40 min wait for 2. Our waiter was very attentive and on top of his service with drinks, bread, and taking our orders. We waited quite a bit for... More 

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Billerica, Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The food is excellent, they have the best Steak tips you can cut them with a fork, the staff is very attentive, nice atmosphere, although it always seems to be freezing cold

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Boston, Massachusetts
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107 reviews 107 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Ate here for lunch a few weeks ago. Good casual restaurant but having eaten at several of them, I would recommend this place and the chain overall. It is a tad noisy but for lunch who cares. Server was very good and refilled ice tea when glass was empty. Had the burgers, fish, special, and goat salad topped with raw... More 

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Billerica, Massachusetts, USA
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

It was my first time at NYAJ's and I didn't expect it to be that good! the service was great, we got there @7pm on a Friday night and was told there would be a 30 min. wait so we sat at the bar ordered drinks 15 min. later we were on our way to a table, we ordered and... More 

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Additional Information about Not Your Average Joe's

Address: 4c Wayside Rd, Burlington, MA 01803
Phone Number: +1 781-505-1303
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Burlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: American

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