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184 Pearson Blvd, Gardner, MA 01440-3342
978-632-7794
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Trying another restaurant other than Friendly's

On a trip out to western Massachusetts we decided to stop in Gardner for some supper. when we stopped we wanted to try something other that Friendly's or other chain restaurant so we found Williams Restaurant on the south side of route 2. Being that it was a Monday the restaurant wasn't too... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2014
JFCJr01
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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50 reviews 50 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

On a trip out to western Massachusetts we decided to stop in Gardner for some supper. when we stopped we wanted to try something other that Friendly's or other chain restaurant so we found Williams Restaurant on the south side of route 2. Being that it was a Monday the restaurant wasn't too busy a couple other parties were seated... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Portion size, friendly staff, peaceful environment, tasty food and warm atmosphere, nice drinks, roomy, fit for a family outing , dinner date or just a drink after a bad day to work,

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Linden, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Outstanding service… attentive and friendly wait staff. Good food with substantial portions. Sensational drinks. Made for an enjoyable night out, although entertainer should sing about three octaves lower (when he did, was great). Will visit again.

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Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I always get the turkey club sandwich here because it's really good. Clean place, slightly outdated and could use more windows to brighten up the interior. Service is always good. Drinks are always good.

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Gardner, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The meatloaf there is one of if not the best I've ever had,And my hubby had the 10 oz.sirloin and he even said that was the top 5 steaks I've ever had, and was lucky to have shook hands with the chef, fast service, and very clean and comfortable

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Gardner, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Don't let the outside be a negative factor for going in. Food is fair and expensive but the staff is friendly and professional. We eat there a few times a week because there comfort food is above average (like burgers, chicken park, etc.). Atmosphere needs updating and the specials are not creative enough.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We were heading to the Texas Roadhouse and I said I wanted onion soup, Williams has the best onion soup...My husband asked "why do you like Williams so much" my answer, I have never had a bad meal there. So we went and the food was fantastic!!!! We both had their onion soup which is delicious. The onions are cooked... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013 via mobile

I've taken my family to eat at Williams several times and walk away disappointed every time. The atmosphere is truly outdated, and the menu boring. The food tastes prepackaged and frozen. I can get that at home my tossing a frozen pizza in the oven.

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Gardner, Massachusetts
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

I absolutely love Williams. I have been a customer here for over 20 years. I love their new updated decor. The Gardner portraits really give off a cozy vibe. The staff is excellent--very friendly and fast service. Their food is delicious--no doubt the best around town. Mondays and Tuesday, they offer free wings, which I love!

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Phillipston, Massachusetts
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

Needs a facelift. The food is not bad, not fabulous but I would definitely go here again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 184 Pearson Blvd, Gardner, MA 01440-3342
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Gardner
  • Phone Number: 978-632-7794

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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