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Boynton Family Restaurant

117 Highland St, Worcester, MA 01609-2726
508-756-8458
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Ranked #16 of 512 Restaurants in Worcester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: American, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
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English first
Wyckoff, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Friendly service. Sports bar area but also had other quieter areas filled with huge booths. The burgers were good and huge. I had thai lettuce roll-ups and it was just right for me. Definitely a great place to grab a meal with family or friends if in town to visit local colleges.

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Boston
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

GREAT: French Onion Soup (mmmmm), $5 kid meals (includes drink & ice cream cup), lots of choices for kids & adults, Coloring for the kids, FABULOUS beer selection! GOOD: Fried Pickles & Burgers SO SO: Baby Back Ribs, Pulled Pork, Sweet Potato Fries, Regular Fries, & Service Service was not so bad, just not friendly. I expect that in Boston,... More

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Zionsville, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We ate at this restaurant as a very large sports group. I thought they had an extensive menu. My food was good. I had the salmon. I think the staff did a fair job keeping up with the 20+ of us, but some things got lost in the hustle. We were also pretty crowded into our area. I think everyone... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Surprised about the atmosphere, service was good better than average and fast, no waiting line looks like was lucky, sea food pizza was great, the tuna sachimi real good will go back for sure.

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Lady Lake, Florida
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85 reviews 85 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We went early so only had a 1/2 hour wait. the beer was cold and the service was excellent. The food was plentiful and my football player son actually took home a box!!!! The atmosphere was family/collegiate, given the location. We had a great time and will be returning here soon!

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I've eaten here many times and the food is decent - good. I wouldn't say very good. Atmosphere is fun (little loud). The major reason why I don't go more often (as the wife likes it) is because of the long wait times. good problem to have for them, not good for me.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I attended the college graduation of my granddaughter. We invited her three roommates...my son & myself. The beer selection was the reason this restaurant was picked. Everyone ordered a different selection. Everybody was happy. A busy place....good sign

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Boynton is a good place to get some good food and cold drinks at a reasonable price. They have a wide variety to choose from on the menu whether it be for lunch or dinner. Friendly staff who are there to make your visit a pleasant one. Parking can be tough to find on busy days, but worth it.

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West Hartford, CT
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We met some friends in Worcester since it is half way between where each of us lives. We went on a Sunday afternoon and the restaurant was pretty busy...a good sign. Unfortunately we were disappointed in our meals. The guys order burgers and asked the waited what medium rare meant and were assured that they would be pink to maybe... More

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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155 reviews 155 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

It is true from other reviews that I read that the Boynton can be very busy. And often there is a wait. But they always have a great beer selection. With different blackboard selections that are switched out. The restaurant is across the street from a very popular, fancier, seafood restaurant. I would HIGHLY recommend saving your cash because the... More

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