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Joe's American Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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250 Granite St, South Shore Plaza Mall, Braintree, MA 02184-2804 (Located in the South Shore Plaza)
781 848 0200
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Braintree, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Don't misunderstand, Joe's is still a great place to eat with great service. However some changes from the old ownership to the new ownership have me wanting the original Joe's menu & portions back. I do find differences that just does not have me wanting to go there as often as I used to.

Thank p0lkad0ttie
Mashpee, Massachusetts
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140 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Felt the food quality did not match the price. $14 for a plain burger did not impress me Was at the South Shore Plaza for some shopping and decided to have dinner at Joe's. The waiter was nice but new and inexperienced. The assigned him too many tables and had them too spread out. Service was slow, real slow Service... More 

Thank wcstory
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Great atmosphere! Friendly and courteous staff, who know their menu and get it right the first time. Down the street from the Randolph cinemas and not far from the south shore mall. The food is to die for!

Thank Paul M
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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125 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

We were looking for a place for dinner after a long drive to Boston. we got a deviled egg appetizer - 4 large pieces, tasted good. My husband split the Joe's Barbeque platter with brisket, ribs, wings, onion string, cornbread and coleslaw. It was enough food for the two of us along w/ the appetizer. My daughter got the chicken... More 

Thank safety_princess
Boston, Massachusetts
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279 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Had lunch here and have been many times. Really enjoyed the burgers and salads along with a nice selection of beers. Very casual and good to hit after a day of shopping.

Thank J0hnPM10
Braintree, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Had a cheeseburger with fries which didn't hit the spot; the cheeseburger was well done and over cooked while the fries were cool. I was also disappointed with the amount of wine served in the glass I ordered but was told it was their standard pour.

Thank Robert D
West Palm Beach, Florida
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited twice within a week while on a business trip. The first time I had a lobster roll that was tasty, but a bit on the small side. The second time I had a turkey burger with the works and thoroughly enjoyed it. My server was very welcoming and efficient. Will return next time I'm in the area.

Thank Ken H
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

We had a meal here while we were visiting Boston because our hotel was across the street. The food was excellent and so was the service. I wish I could remember our waitress' name because she was also superb.

Thank Mo16830
Boston, Massachusetts
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49 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Joe's has several locations, i'm not a fan of the ones in Town (Boston) however, the one in Braintree i do like. Food is OK, salads are crisp and fresh and the portions are quite generous. I do like their soups, french onion is awesome, clam chowder is good but they don't have tabasco anymore for some reason which i... More 

Thank Bellasarius
York, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

Good atmosphere in this grill,waiters friendly and upbeat.Comprehensive menu with something for everyone.also good choice of cocktails.

Thank Irene B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Granite St, South Shore Plaza Mall, Braintree, MA 02184-2804
    (Located in the South Shore Plaza)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: 781 848 0200

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