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Harry's Restaurant & Dairy Bar

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$$$$
American, Seafood, Diner
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149 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581-2803
+1 508-366-8302
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7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Boston, Massachusetts
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1,532 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 871 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We like this little spot because it's remained itself for the past 70 years! One of the only area spots for matzo ball soup. Everything is worth trying, varied menu. Old time waitresses that are friendly and aim to please. Loved the matzo ball soup, lobster rolls, cole slaw. A real blast from the past. Remember, Cash Only

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Pittsburgh PA
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We asked at our hotel for a recommendation for a good place to eat and the girl at the front desk told us that "a lot of people really like Harry's", we checked out some reviews and it looked like a place we would enjoy. We are so tired of chain restaurants and really like to try independent places when... More 

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Thank camoang
Westborough, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not your "fancy night out on the town with your date" place! What it is best at is good, fresh deep fried seafood. I've never had anything that tasted even slightly old. Quahogs are wonderful and clams are the best in the area. Be prepared to battle the crowds on a weekend. This is the sort of place... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Local restaurant with good food and good service, we asked if there was anyplace we could go to get good fried fish or shrimp. Harry's !

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Thank Malstyles
Northborough, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here many times and it never dissapoints. They have fantastic clam chowder and lobster bisque. This visit we had wonderful big belly fried clams. These clams are some of the best anywhere. They are crispy and hot. They give you tatar sauce but ask for more. Its great. Upgrading to onion rings is a must. It costs... More 

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Thank cvencile
Barnstable, Massachusetts
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95 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live on Cape Cod and frequently have visitors ask us where to get the best fried clams and fish and chips. We consistently tell them to go back over the bridge and drive to Harry's in Westborough. There just isn't a local place on the Cape that is as good as Harry's. Fish and clams are lightly battered, little... More 

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Thank DLG6395
Westborough, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for fancy and fast this isn't the place for you. If you're looking for good food, cheerful staff (regardless of how busy it is and how impatient some people can be) then this IS the place for you! The portions sizes are generous and the prices are decent. We've been going here for years and make a... More 

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Thank LinderAnn
Venice, Florida
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85 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Arrived at 2pm, quiet. All the servers were very attentive. Husband ordered broiled haddock which was a good size piece with coleslaw and onion rings. Hot and fresh and plenty of it. The turkey Rachael was very good. They now have a liquor license. Fun spot to drop into.

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Thank Sue A
Grafton, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Went on weekday for lunch around 11:15 and no wait. Go later or for dinner and count on a wait- especially during Lent! Tiny, diner style. Quick service once seated. Clams are delicious and piping hot, but not cheap. Cash only. ( they have ATM)

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Massachusetts
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87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

From the reviews I'd read about this place, we were disappointed. Monte Cristo sandwich - made the 'new way' - egg-dipped white bread (they called 'Texas Toast') and quickly fried, not even enough heat to melt the cheese inside. $7.50. Fried scallop roll, decent quantity of scallops, although they were rather 'flattened', served in a small hot do roll, dry,... 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581-2803
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westborough
  • Phone Number: +1 508-366-8302
Description
Harry's " one of the few places serving dinner past midnight " bills itself as "the place for fried clams," and the claim's legit. The clams (both with bellies and the sacrilegious strips) are tender.

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