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The Restaurant

489 Main Street, Woburn, MA 01801
781 935 2511
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Ranked #7 of 118 Restaurants in Woburn
Price range: $0 - $15
Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Greek
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The setup of the place is awesome. You go in and order everything that you want before you sit down, which keeps the tables constantly opening up for you. It's also very helpful when you are in a big group so you don't have to struggle trying to split up the bill after you eat. The guys behind the counter... More

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The family dining room with the cafeteria setting makes this a great place for families of all ages whether eating breakfast , lunch or dinner. My personal favorite for dinner is boiled dinner with carrots and mashed.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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74 reviews 74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The cleverly named "The Restaurant" (who thinks these things up?) is a flashback to a simpler time. You push a tray along a shelf in front of the open kitchen, ordering from the daily assortment of hot dishes, deli sandwiches, salads, etc. At the end of the line is the beverage cooler and the cashier. The (real) roasted turkey club... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Restaurant was average at best. Cafeteria style ordering. They do give you a lot of food for your order. The gyro was very salty, their chicken club had lots of breading, and dry. Our kids had chocolate pancakes which were very good.

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Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lively atmosphere; cafeteria style. Reuben loaded with delicious, tender, flavorful corn beef. Gyro huge and tasty--not the typical shaved gyro meat.

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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143 reviews 143 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Saw the great review and had to try "The Restaurant". The place is a little confusing because on one side - you walk in and order your food cafeteria style, then bring it to your table and this menu includes a wider variety with some Greek dishes. I ate at the Bar side, which offers some specials and gave me... More

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Minot
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Sassy cooks, fast service, easy in and easy out. Cafeterias should all be this easy. The food is hot, well prepared, and pretty tasty. I had the gyro over the Greek Salad...in fact I had it twice I liked it so much. I would eat there again

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was here on business trip so we stopped in based on proximity to the hotel. I had the gyros special (dinner). I think the meal was tasty and filling. I should have looked at the picture and read more of the reviews. You walk in and order your food cafeteria style. Pay for it. Then they bring it to... More

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My wife and daughter go there on a regular basis. One night she asked do you want something on the way home? Little did i know what they really had to offer there. She brought me home the best lamb shank with rice. I was amazed they had such ready to go. Now i Just send her there for their... More

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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I got the Greek salad with gyro beef; it was delicious. The place was crowded, I guess as expected, when I came for lunch on a Wednesday. What I liked is that to order you go through a line and then sit down. Huge menu selection of all variety.

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