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Wild Willy's Burgers

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American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Fast Food
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46 Arsenal St, Watertown, MA 02472
(617) 926-9700
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good burgers, good ambiance

Fun place. Nice themed decor, good burgers, good shakes, good sweet potato fries. Sort of like an upscale fast-food joint. Recommended

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Jeremy W
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Boston, MA
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Boston, MA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Fun place. Nice themed decor, good burgers, good shakes, good sweet potato fries. Sort of like an upscale fast-food joint. Recommended

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This Wild Willy's is the BEST. My husband and I live nearby and this is our go to spot for easy dinners out. They make the best burgers in town...juicy, good size, cooked right, lots of toppings.. They also make amazing chicken sandwiches. Both the sweet potato fries and the onion rings are the best I've had. The sweet potato... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Great to see this delicious place can offer grass fed beef too. Great burgers, great milkshakes. Very friendly staff and you are allowed to ask for a med rare burger if you want. Stand in line to order and they bring your food to your table. Order the onion rings. Juicy burgers and lots of topping choices. Easy to sub... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Wild willy's has to have some of the best burgers in the northeast. We never pass up an opportunity to eat here if we are near by. We were at a day long workshop at a the Carroll School for the Blind and realized that this restaurant was close, so we had lunch. Food and service excellent. Our burgers and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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96 restaurant reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Not every restaurant can do both deep-fried and caramelized onions well. These people can. The burger was fine, but the sides and toppings made the meal special.

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Holyoke, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My family always stops in at Wild Willys in Maine so after spending the day in Boston I decided to stop in their Watertown location. As in Maine, and Worcester, the burgers are very good and the fresh squeezed lemonade is fantastic. The service was excellent and the decor was very cool. They are not the best burgers in New... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Wild Willy's serves great cooked-to-order-burgers and delicious shakes. Also, excellent fries. They have a greta assortment of toppings and the burgers (regardless of whether regular, Angus or grass fed) are always tasy.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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213 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

If you're looking for a great burger in a casual dining environment, this is the place for you. In addition to the variety of burger choices, they do have a nice selection of sides and also homemade root beer you can actually buy in a growler. During peak times there can sometimes be a slight wait for food, but it's... More 

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Definitely worth a stop. Burgers are of very good quality and sides are all homemade. We had fries and they were excellent. For 3 people was a decent value also.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

I eat a "high end" burger place at least once a month. And Wild Willy's Burgers is one of my favorites in the Boston area. I like the Conastoga burger with the Hardwick beef. I add in bacon (yum) and jalapeños. Plus, the sweet potato fries and regular fries are a treat as well. Add in a nice large Root... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 46 Arsenal St, Watertown, MA 02472
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: (617) 926-9700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Fast Food
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?