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Not Your Average Joe's

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55 Main St, Watertown, MA 02472-4404 (Church St.)
+1 617-926-9229
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Chatham, Massachusetts
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97 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding bread and oil but save room for the rest. Large portions, nice variety of pub foods with a twist. Fun and noisy space, good drink specials and a menu that changes with the seasons. This small restaurant chain is consistent, fun, reasonably priced, and a local favorite.

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Thank ChathamMass
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the incredible review. I am so happy to hear that you have always enjoyed the food and our ever-changing menu. We definitely look forward to seeing you again real soon. Jimmie More 

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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for the bread and doing oil, loved the Waldorf Salad. Great service, consistent quality, always a favorite.

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Thank Daniel M
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Hi Daniel, Thanks for the superb review. I am hoping that you'll come back in and see us again real soon. Jimmie More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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72 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

We have eaten there several times, with for lunch and dinner. It is especially great for a family since they give the kids refill free for their drinks. The wood fired oven makes great pizza and any other selection, such as their chicken or fish is delicious Service is also excellent.

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Thank Caroltod
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. looking forward to seeing you and the family again real soon. Jimmie More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Mind you, this place does not have the healthiest food, but it sure is delicious! Creative menu, lively atmosphere, decent cocktails. I'm never disappointed as I always know what I'm getting (a high calorie "comfort food" meal).

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Thank Rubia G
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Hi Rubia, Thanks so much! Great comfort food and delicious cocktails - how can you go wrong? See you soon!!!! Jimmie More 

Methuen, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

This review is for the Methuen,Ma. restaurant. This address was not on your list.Last week I ordered a chicken dish to go. There were 8 chicken tenders with a thick brown crust.The salad was small and not crisp. Lettuce,small balls of mozzarella and half frozen strawberries.Worst cook award. I used to eat here once a week. Always good,fresh and cooked... More 

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Thank grammyhall
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Since this is not about Watertown, I am hoping you will contact me directly at guestrelations@nyajoes.com to try and make this right for you. I will need your full name and address and please cross-reference it with your name her. Thank you, Jimmie More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Great food presented beautifully and served by excellent wait staff. What more could you want? Yummy

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Thank Doug L
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Thanks Doug! Come on back and see us again real soon! More 

Winchester, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

I really enjoy Not Your Average Joes. A wonderful option for family dinners and to take clients for lunch. The seasonal menu changes are delightful.

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Thank kroro43
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Hello! So glad to hear you have enjoyed everything - hope we'll see you again real soon! Jimmie More 

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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This is our go-to restaurant when we are eating out locally. We dine here about once a month. The food is always well prepared, creative and reasonably priced. The service is excellent. We also order to go several times a year.

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Thank StJohn923
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the stellar review. I am glad to hear that we keep you coming back with our delicious food and excellent service. We'll be looking forward to seeing you again real soon. Jimmie More 

Needham, Massachusetts, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Our book club (12) enjoyed brunch before seeing a show @ the New Rep. Service was prompt & waiter was efficient (tho' he gave away the surprise birthday celebration). Pitcher of peach sangria was tasty & reasonably priced. Enjoyed the Cobb salad--not all that challenging to make, but the ingredients were fresh & the presentation was nice. Everyone seemed to... More 

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Thank Sheldon T
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Hello Sheldon, I am so pleased that everyone enjoyed the food and the service (sorry the birthday surprise got spoiled) but I am hoping everyone still enjoyed the celebration. Come on back and see us again real soon! Jimmie More 

Waltham, Massachusetts
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466 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I occasionally stop here for lunch and have never been disappointed in service or food. Had the Cobb Salad with Salmon - delicious. Going alone, I opted to sit at the front bar. It took a little bit of time for a server to come, but once they did, all was good. Had faster service when I got a table... More 

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Thank daksterinwaltham
NYAJoes, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review

Hello, So happy to hear that you always enjoy coming to see us. We're hoping that you'll be back soon and promise you'll have great service at the bar or at a table. See you soon! Jimmie More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Main St, Watertown, MA 02472-4404
    (Church St.)
  • Public Transportation: Mass Transit Bus: 70,71 and 59.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-926-9229

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?