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Lock 50

50 Water St, Worcester, MA 01604-5031
+1 508-379-3400
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“octopus” (8 reviews)
“grilled bread” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Water St, Worcester, MA 01604-5031
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Definitely a different menu selection and you should check it out before dining there. The food was very good but also very pricey. The service was adequate but the atmosphere was a bit noisy. We arrived early and a band was setting up as we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ajc1396
Reviewed 4 days ago

Their food is terrific. Fantastic cheeses and meat (Speck) plate. The vermouth pear salad with goat cheese salad had my wife wiping up the plate with a crust of bread. Cold octopus with wonderful Italian olive oil and oregano was even better. Homemade pappardelle with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bill_Mass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Lock 50 with the sole purpose of eating (or drnking) in one of the their outdoor domes. Arrived quite early (5 pm) and were seated w/another couple. Kayle our waiter was fun, exuberant, full of information (both about the Dome AND the food),...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kiddie1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner for four in one of the outdoor igloos. A lively and popular eatery-each cozy outdoor igloo is warmed by a space heater and lit with changing colored LED lights. Made for a great private dining experience. We all ordered a mix of small plates...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David N
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

The good; The atmosphere is wonderful. Wait staff top notch! Location is fine and valet parking was great! The bad; we knew the portions would be small but I did not expect the prices to be high with small portions. We tried five dishes along...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Iplaysoccer2
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Every item here was prepared with care, and it shows in eat bite. The Pickled Vegetables Jar was amazing and the brine is the key here. I wished I could figure that one out to try at home. The oysters were fresh and the Albanian...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adderley3C
Reviewed October 10, 2018

This is my second review for Lock 50, and it is still quite good. Service was highly attentive (I think our server was Sandra?). We got four small plates to share. A roasted beet special with dill creme fraiche, seared bluefish cakes, moroccan spiced chicken...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Phil C
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

The Worcester restaurant scene is hopping, and Lock 50 is one of the reasons why. This is the type of place that simply didn’t exist in Worcester even five years ago. Small plates, available to share or enjoy solo, full of unique flavors and ingredients....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 67topps
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to stop in for the first time on Saturday. We tried to go to a couple other restaurants where we had been before - not always willing to risk a new place; we take our food seriously. After being told...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank claaky23
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Met some friends here for a rose wine tasting. Generous and reasonably priced. Great service, food hot and tasty. I need to go back and sample more on the menu! Outside patio is lovely, and if you are chilly, they provide blankets! Really good!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Maryanne C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Water St, Worcester, MA 01604-5031
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-379-3400
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