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Joseph's Trattoria Bakery

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145 Oxford Ave, Haverhill, MA 01835-8338
(978) 374-8288
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We met friends for an early dinner since they don't take reservations for smaller parties. We didn't get a booth and had to wait a bit to get our waitress.The bread served was hot but way too salty. The dinners were very good and portions not too large. Waitress was ok but she brought our tiramisu dessert after the coffees... More 

Haverhill, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Joseph's is an upscale Italian place in Bradford Massachusetts. The food is very good they have a bakery there too so their bread is delightful. Love their homemade soup.

Thank Irishcolleen2016
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45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited for lunch on a Sunday for one of my favorite dishes, Bolognese. Over the years, my wife & I have eaten here many times, but had moved away. I always remember their fantastic salad, bread and their dishes—always prepared correctly and always enjoyable, and decided to make the drive for what I knew would be wonderful food. On... More 

Thank Sailor34
North Andover, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard that Joseph's had good food, so I went with a friend to try it out. We were not disappointed! I had a Fichi e Prosciutto pizza, a nice change from the usual sauce and cheese. My friend had Mushroom Ravioli , which she loved. I will definitely go back.

Thank bmerry440
West Newbury, Massachusetts
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94 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here the other day. We each had a chicken and pasta dish and the were both excellent (Chicken Limon and Chicken Saltimbocca). The service was also exceptional (wish I remembered her name), she was always on top of anything we needed. The restaurant was very crowded and they don't take reservations for small parties so plan on... More 

Thank firemarshalbill1
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Joseph's was highly recommended by good friends. This past Sunday both my wife and I had the urge for Italian food, particularly chicken or egg plant parmesan. These were not on their menu. I settled for a breaded chicken breast stuffed with fresh mozzarella. One of the reasons we wanted to try this restaurant is that they make their own... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

I've been coming to this restaurant for years -- and after I moved from the area, I make sure we work it in to our itinerary when we are anywhere near the area! This is the real deal -- from bread and pastries to meats and seafood to pasta -- inventive but true Italian fare. Service is excellent. Get a... More 

Thank Paula W
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

I have been here a few times to pick up Italian cookies for my place of work. The staff helping me at the Bakery were very pleasant. There was a small issue with an order that I was getting one of the times, and the manager was extremely nice in fixing the issue. The cookies were excellent every time we... More 

Thank Janice D
Memphis, Tennessee
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Friendly staff while waiting for date, looked over the bakery section. Impressed and then date arrived. Gracious service, no hurry, no worry. Superior Italian, get thee to the North End and even then you'll be hard pressed to find better. Unpretentious spot from the outside but it's cooking good on the inside.Portions too large to finish but bakery products allow... More 

Thank John M
Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I tried Joseph's for the first time tonight. I don't think I've ever been to a place where everything literally tasted amazing! The entire restaurant was packed and humming with activity. We sat near the open cooking area, which was interesting to watch. The service was very pleasant and quick, despite the busy time. We even went... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Oxford Ave, Haverhill, MA 01835-8338
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Haverhill
  • Phone Number: (978) 374-8288

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