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Not Your Average Joe's

55 Main St, Watertown, MA 02472-4404
+1 617-926-9229
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“sirloin tips” (5 reviews)
“waldorf salad” (5 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
55 Main St, Watertown, MA 02472-4404
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Used to come here around the turn of the millennium, frequently. Always enjoyed their interesting and high-quality food. Returned during a visit to my hometown after years of being away, and it's still delicious and lively and family-friendly. I had the Chicken Picatta, and others...More

Thank am0eba
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

What a great place. The food is delicious and very moderately priced. The service was outstanding and I’ll be back soon!

Thank 970alexanderp
Jimmie B, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

I am so pleased that you enjoyed both the food and the service. We'll be looking forward to seeing you again real soon

Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful family get together to celebrate a special occasion. We arrived for a late lunch with 7 children & 10 adults. The waitress was very efficient & took the children's orders first. They have an extensive children's menu. The food was well...More

Thank A E
Jimmie B, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

Hello - Glad to hear you enjoyed everything! I hope we'll see you all again real soon. Jimmie

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant great food wonderful place near i 95 easy to access wonderful drink a lot of beer place to try

Thank stef n
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Five of us stopped in for a Sunday breakfast. I'm just going to point out the negative because I don't want to spend much time on this. All of of food arrived on very dirty plates. The lights from above were like spotlights on our...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed December 2, 2017

Went there with two friends and was pleasantly surprised how comfortable the atmosphere was and very creative appetizers and on top of that a very friendly bartender. Will return for sure.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Dropped by for lunch. Spacious, comfortable atmosphere. Extensive menu; something for everyone. Well stocked bar with wide choice of wine and beer/ales. We had plates of haddock and sirloin tips, in both cases generous portions and very well prepared. Service was friendly and efficient, prices...More

Thank GRubinstein
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Greeted by a friendly hostess who found us a table on a busy Saturday evening despite not having a reservation. The restaurant had a great atmosphere, all the staff were very attentive, nothing was too much trouble for them. There is an extensive selection on...More

Thank KVJ166
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Not Your Average Joe's in Watertown continues to be the place in Watertown for an excellent lunch or dinner. It is comfortable for couples, families and large groups. The menu is very diverse, all prepared in house with the freshest of ingredients and special request...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

I have to admit that I ordered a burger med well. That was my mistake. It was way over cooked. Lesson learned. The bread and olive oil prior to dinner was great. Service was very good. Basically your average pub food

Thank 46JimH46
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 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
  • E-mail
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