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Halfway Cafe

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American, Seafood, Hamburgers
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820 Boston Post Rd E, Marlborough, MA 01752-3767
508-480-0688
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
good for lunch

Halfway Café is pub style dining. Very casual. Good salads and sandwiches and in - expensive. Good for a casual lunch or light dinner.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
Shirleybeth11
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I haven't been to the Halfway since they changed the menu. It is horrible. I had the Spring flatbread it was nothing to write home about the bread was soggy and they threw a mixed green salad on top not appealing at all

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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116 reviews 116 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Not sure what everyone talks about regarding the Halfway Café - at least the one in Sudbury/Marlboro. Food just okay - actually still cannot get over the stick, quite dirty menus that they are using - I will not return.

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Halfway Café is pub style dining. Very casual. Good salads and sandwiches and in - expensive. Good for a casual lunch or light dinner.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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253 reviews 253 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The Cafe now had $5 burgers on Monday. A steal, considering that their burgers are cooked just the way you order them and are delicious. Their fries are very good also. Hard to beat this place for a filling, delicious and inexpensive meal.

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Boston
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64 reviews 64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Halfway Café in Marlborough provides good food at a good value. Steak tips with buzz sauce are the way to go. Friendly service, lots of popcorn along with a fair number of beers on tap makes this a fine casual eating establishment. Halfway is not fancy and is not the place for an uber romantic evening but just fine for... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is our go-to place for burgers and fries. Aside from actually cooking the burgers the way you want, the hand cut fries at the Halfway Café are awesome. There are always a number of dishes reasonable priced and they are pretty accommodating with diet restrictions (low-carb). Another great item they offer are the wings. You can get them a... More 

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Hudson, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

It's a rinky dink joint on rt 20 but the food is better than the appearance. Burgers are very good, the fries are great, the onion rings are addictive. Steaktips are excellent. Prices are very good and so is the service. You get more than you would expect at the Halfway Cafe in both quality and quantity

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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Go here when you are hungry. The portions are generous. Seating is limited but the tables turn over fast.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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100 reviews 100 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I recently sauntered into the Halfway Cafe in Marlborough MA, never thinking it was related to the Halfway Cafe in Watertown MA. Upon being seated I felt a similarity of the quintessential ambience and friendly staff of Watertown MA. I must say that the food, staff and local feel was outstanding. As always I challenge the menu, varied pub menu,... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

I have gone the the Halfway Cafe a few times probably because my husband wants Keno ,a burger, a beer , and a game is on. Usually it's fine . But lately I must say..... It's been very good . I don't know what's different but I feel as though it been kicked up a notch . I had twin... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 820 Boston Post Rd E, Marlborough, MA 01752-3767
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: 508-480-0688

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Hamburgers
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?