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Not Your Average Joe's

90 Pleasant Valley St, Unit 200, Methuen, MA 01844-7214
+1 978-974-0015
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Ranked #6 of 105 Restaurants in Methuen
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
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
Tewksbury, Massachusetts, United States
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113 reviews 113 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I was expecting a Burger joint and such.. Was I wrong.. Not a overwhelming menu, IT was Father and Sons night out, He is 10. He had a Cheese burger ( no surprise) said it was good and filling he didn't have room for his Pickles which he loves,. I tried the steak frites* grilled hanger steak with hand-cut bistro... More

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Methuen, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Not Your Average Joe's has so much going for it and it is the best restaurant in Methuen. My family goes there often because it has an eclectic food menu, excellent wine list for this type of establishment, a wide variety of cocktails and a very good beer selection. The atmosphere is casual with a hip decor and a warm... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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66 reviews 66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

So I am a once a week take-out girl at Not Your Average Joe's. The latest and tastiest item menu is the Cranberry-teriyaki chicken w/ butternut squash cannelloni and sauteed spinach. Delicious combination of flavors. Although my chicken breast was very over cooked, the delicious combo of flavors made up for it. I absolutely despise sauteed spinach and this was... More

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Milford, Massachusetts
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405 reviews 405 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
666 helpful votes 666 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We enjoyed our visit as the service and cocktails were very good. The bread with specially mixed olive oil was tasty, while waiting for our food. The chicken lettuce cups were good but the coconut shrimp was just ok. The shrimp was a bit overcooked and appeared to be premade. The salads were crisp and flavorful.

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Methuen, Massachusetts
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50 reviews 50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This restaurant is consistently fabulous handling my children's multiple food allergies. They are accommodating in every way. Additionally, the staff is friendly and helpful and the food is great. If you like scallops, order the rosemary skewered scallops - this is a fantastic dish in both taste and presentation. My kids always order the pizza (light sauce, extra cheese so... More

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Dracut, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Every year my daughter and myself enjoy the fee entree and dessert. Because of our membership in the birthday club the food drinks dessert are always excellent as well as the waitstaff it's a great deal all around

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Quebec City, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We stopped over for lunch after a long run in the morning. A friend had given us this restaurant's name and told us he really liked it. We did not really search for it but as we were looking for a restaurant, it just happened that an add by the road was advertising this restaurant so we stopped by. My... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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177 reviews 177 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Do love the bread but you fill up on it. Service was very good. Menu choices are always fantastic and creative. The ahi tuna salad was amazing with seaweed salad. The crab cake sandwich was very good. The bottomless nonalcoholic drinks don't hurt either and continued to come without our asking. NYAJ now carries Nantucket vineyard wines, beer, and vodka.... More

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Methuen, Massachusetts
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89 reviews 89 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The food and drinks were good but the place was so noisy that I couldn't enjoy my meal. It is in the Loop Shopping mall so it is convenient when running errands. I'm not sure that I will be back.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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170 reviews 170 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The bread and oil here is like no other. If that's all they were serving, I would definitely stop in for that and a drink. Drinks here are reasonable and a good size. Had the Front Porch and liked it very much. It was a rum drink similiar to a mojito. We had a pizza and I loved it. Thin... More

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