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Joe's American Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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250 Granite Street, South Shore Plaza Mall, Braintree, MA 02184 (Located in the South Shore Plaza)
+1 781-848-0200
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Quincy, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good selection of sandwiches, meals. Nice hot crusty loaf of bread. Nice bread bowl of clam chowder or chili

Thank jcdcooks
Lisbon, Portugal
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

The right place to stop by and eat something and have a beer. The food is good and the beer variety fair enough. Staff was friendly and has a nice atmosphere. The nachos to share were great and the clam chowder was really nice. Nive prices on the beers.

Thank VitorDuro
Richardson, Texas
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

We were only wanting something simple. My wife and I both had the fish & Chips. This was a good choice, the food was very good. The waitress was very attentive checking on us several times during our visit. I would definitely come back if only to try a steak or burger. This restaurant seems family friendly, we didn't have... More 

Thank Ron R
Braintree, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

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 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 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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170 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 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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295 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 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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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 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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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, 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 Street, South Shore Plaza Mall, Braintree, MA 02184
    (Located in the South Shore Plaza)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +1 781-848-0200

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