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Flying Rhino Cafe

278 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4624
+1 508-757-1450
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“rice bowl” (3 reviews)
“sticky pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
278 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4624
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Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Great place to catch up with friends, have a drink on the outside deck, and enjoy some good food. Lovely specials, and nice, fresh salads. Great drinks too!

1  Thank SunshineWonderland
Reviewed June 30, 2015

My husband and I stopped in here on a whim (not from the area) and were pleasantly by the menu. On the surface with the outdoor seating and Corona umbrellas we thought we were going to get typical bar food. Not the case. The menu...More

1  Thank Alicia W
Reviewed June 6, 2015

Nice atmosphere but parking is hard to come by! Food and service were fantastic! Menu has quite a selection of dishes that should satisfy even the fussiest eater!

1  Thank BabsStPete
Reviewed June 4, 2015

The menu is always interesting. The food good. The atmosphere kind of funky. I enjoy the varied patrons and the friendly service.

1  Thank marcia5758
Reviewed June 3, 2015

Very, very noisy atmosphere ~ and very crowded on a Saturday night of early May multi-college graduations weekend. Fortunately, we made 7pm dinner reservations. Wait staff took a long time to deliver drinks; and one (red sangria) was returned due to non-tasty ingredients. Our dinner...More

1  Thank afreebing
Reviewed May 19, 2015

Our reservation for eight was on a very busy Saturday night so the fact that it was not met by over a 1/2 hour is understandable and even tolerable, especially when the manager makes it right through his attentiveness and comped appetizers. But unfortunately the...More

Thank esinedmorr
Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

Just left the Flying Rhino for a friday night dinner. We were seated promptly at a nice table. High points: service was attentive but not overbearing and atmosphere was on point. However, I tried twice to get a good drink and both times was disappointed....More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Underrated lobster rolls. And really good mojitos. Service can be a little slow on weekends. Overall pretty good spot to spend the afternoon in good company.

1  Thank Marianne S
Reviewed March 27, 2015

Never a bad time at The Flying Rhino! We dine there frequently, most recently in a large group of which everyone loved the food and we all shared. My favorite new app is the Tuna Stacker, love the Health Nut Salad, all the entrees are...More

1  Thank Kelly O
Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

We were happy to find this establishment while looking for a place to eat lunch. The staff was very attentive and accommodating when we arrived. We decided to sit at the bar, which was clean and had two large HD TVs to watch your favorite...More

1  Thank Andrew S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4624
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-757-1450
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HIP… ECLECTIC… COLORFUL… Those are just some of the words used to describe Flying Rhino Cafe & Watering Hole. Here’s why people keep coming back: The food, which is delicious, creative, and unique, offers something for everyone. Being WooFood certified, there are also tasty and healthy options as well. Interested in a catered event? We do that too! The bar, hops with activity and has a drink menu people rave about. Be sure to have your drinks at the outdoor cafe when the weather permits, and come watch your favorites sports in our newly renovated plasma studded bar! The environment, located on the ever-popular Shrewsbury Street, is vibrant, casual and lively and boasts a fun and friendly staff, as well as beautifully decorated and painted decor by Melina herself.
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