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Not Your Average Joe's

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$$ - $$$
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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16 Mazzeo Dr, Randolph, MA 02368-3402
+1 781-961-7200
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2015

I visit this location regularly because it is near my house. For awhile, it struggled with consistency. Not sure what they have done, but recently it has been exceptional every time we visit. Give it a try!

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Thank funhunterEdgartown
Massachusetts
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 19, 2014

The food is always unique and prepared wonderfully. I could (and sometimes do) go back every week to try something new. The staff have always been friendly and courteous. Unfortunately, there have been two times now at this locations where they've mixed up our orders. Once was for a gluten sensitive person who fortunately does not get terrible side effects.... More 

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Thank Courtniemarie1016
Princeton, New Jersey
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192 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Great menu and ambiance. Good wine list. All in all a great start.... But (yeah, one of those snuck in) this restaurant needs help with their serving staffs ability to bring food in a timely fashion and Followup with a table to ensure things are good. Ok, so I had to go to another table to get us our "setups"... More 

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Thank Seth R
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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91 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife, son and I recently enjoyed a wonderful meal at Not Your Average Joe's in Randolph, MA. It was our anniversary and we wanted a fresh experience. NYAJ did not disappoint. The chef has included seasonal ingredients in his totally yummy selections. We started with a flat bread that included prosciutto, butternut squash and balsamic. For our entrees we... More 

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Thank David G
Boston
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

As always, NYAJ's is my go to for dinner when someone drops by and it gets to be about food time. This time my brother stopped by and we wanted a bite to eat. Walk in on a weeknight, it was a 1 1/2 glass of wine wait for a table (so maybe 1/2 hour or so?...not bad to me).... More 

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Thank JC1633
Randolph, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have visited the Not Your Average Joe's in Randolph, MA several times, and every time, it's perfection.....from the greatly priced deals, to the service, and all around attitudes of the staff and managers. Not Your Average Joe's recognizes that cooking with fresh ingredients doesn't go un-noticed, which is why I will continue going back for more. This location is... More 

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Thank Rita P
USA
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188 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2014

This was just 5 minutes down the road from where we were staying (recommended by our hotel). Staff was overly nice and accomodating. We seemed to go on a busy night, but were able to get right in. I had the coconut shrimp for an app and Sirloin tips for dinner -- it was really good. I had plenty of... More 

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Randolph, Ma
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69 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2014

Large Cheese Pizza and 2 starters for $19.99. Well worth the trip. Nice Bar area but fills up Weekends and there is a wait. Tom O'Connor

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Thank tinyoconnor
Randolph,MA
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is our go to spot...occasionally for take out. Creative menu always being tweaked and changed...while keeping just enough of our favorites at the same time. Great selection...fresh ingredients...friendly capable staff. Chain restaurant done right. My favorite is their own take on meatloaf believe it or not. Terrific apps...half price during "happy hour" before 6 PM in the bar/lounge.

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Thank Dan C
Woking, Surrey
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293 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2014

What I really needed, when I got to Boston, was a beer and burger for my dinner - and this place really delivered. A great menu, lots of specials and really, honestly friendly staff. I'll hope to return!

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Thank CesmeTraveller

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $24
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Mazzeo Dr, Randolph, MA 02368-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Randolph
  • Phone Number: +1 781-961-7200
Description
What does creative casual cuisine mean? Exactly what it says. We"re creative, because we reject the same-old-same-old in favor of tastes that are interesting and unique. We're casual because while our food may be worth getting dressed up for, we invite you to come as you are. We're all about cuisine in the sense that our chefs apply high standards of culinary art. There it is. Creative. Casual. Cuisine. If it sounds like your kind of place, then you – like us- are not your average Joe.

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