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1298 Worchester Rd, Natick, MA
508 653-4442
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Ranked #37 of 112 Restaurants in Natick
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Framingham, Massachusetts
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75 reviews 75 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

Everything here is soooo delicious!! They use kosher salt. I had omelet and it was great. Very at home. Highly recommend to dine here!

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Natick, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I miss Joan and Ed's, which was in the location that is now Zaftig's. The ambiance is more plush and fancy, the prices are higher. It is a great place for successful young people. Joan and Ed;s was like the corner deli. They have great cornbeef and pastrami sandwiches, and it is one of the only places that Halvah can... More

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Boston, MA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This place is a gem - the best of NY Upper West Side, delicatessen specialties, dropped into a Natick shopping mall. They serve great deli comfort food and they know it - where else (outside of NYC) do you have a choice of lox?? This was essentially brunch - we slept in and arrived around 2PM famished, looking for breakfast... More

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Southborough, Massachusetts
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Visited Zaftigs for the second time. First time was disappointing so I decided to wait awhile and try again. For context, I was a life-long Joan & Ed's devotee. I really wanted to love Zaftig's. Today I ordered the "Empire Eggs," an over-the-top combo of poached eggs, spinach, lox and potato pancakes. Hey, it's a deli. I didn't go there... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Too expensive for our BLOOD. $50.00 for lunch plus tip is not for us. Waitress was too busy with other customers to give us her proper attention. They appeared to be short of wait staff. Everyone was in a dither. The Reuben sandwich was good but not exceptional - best part of the entire experience was their potato salad, how... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
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59 reviews 59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Breakfast, lunch, dinner..oh yeah, and brunch. You can be pretty sure of getting a good meal. Oh, and while your waiting for your potato pancakes (crisp on the outside, tasty in) you can be amused by the clever sayings on the staffs' TShirts. No, it's not New York but it's good food, with reasonable service. Go. Eat.

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85 reviews 85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

THis place used to be Joan and Ed's Deli, but that's where the similarity ends. It definitely ain't Joan and Eds. I'm kind of a Reuben snob. J&E's was the best. Zaftigs was good, not great. The corned beef was a little chewier than I like but it tasted like a Reuben. The rest of the meal was not inspiring.... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The food here is amazing. Everything tastes homemade. The Reuben's are huge. My favorite is the stuffed cabbage rolls - just like my grandmother's! Portions are enormous which is great for the value and lunch the next day.

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Top Contributor
165 reviews 165 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I just finished reviewing a highly rated restaurant in another town in the area I thought was terrible. With average ratings, I wasn't expecting much here, but I was pleasantly surprised. The only reason I did not rate the restaurant excellent was that it was not fancy. I started with the latke with salmon and sauce. It was wonderful and... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I'm one of those people who loves breakfast any time of the day, so I'm just thrilled that they offer this fabulous meal all day! Our waitress, Colleen, could not have been nicer. Seriously. We were only there once before, and she remembered our exact order! That's some serious customer service. For the food... I had the omelette with corned... More

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Address: 1298 Worchester Rd, Natick, MA
Phone Number: 508 653-4442
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Natick
Cuisine: Delicatessen

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