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Not Your Average Joe's

$$ - $$$American, ,
305 Main St, Acton Plaza, Acton, MA 01720-3718
+1 978-635-0101
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
305 Main St, Acton Plaza, Acton, MA 01720-3718
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Joe's is one of our favorite places for a good meal. We went Sunday nite with my daughter's family. The place was very busy, but our waitress was great. My son-in-law can't eat onions and for some reason his pepperoni pizza arrived with caramelized onions....More

Thank Deanna D
Jimmie B, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Deanna, I'm glad that you and your family enjoyed everything and especially pleased to know that when there was a problem our management team made things right for you. I hope we'll see you again real soon. Best, Jimmie

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We eat here 5-6 times a year, and always have a great meal. They also serve delicious wood-fired pizza plus great desserts.

Thank Guy5702
Jimmie B, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the amazing review. I hope we'll be seeing you again real soon.

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Love this restaurant! the food is local & fresh - made to order. Very good gluten free menu and staff is allergen knowledgeable.Menu changes seasonally and is very creative. Have never had a bad meal here. Can be crowded at times with a wait but...More

Thank pewing2017
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We dined here with our friends on a Friday night. The place is always packed with neighborhood folks, and this was our first evening dinner here. It was average or slightly below due to the meal, not the server or the drinks which were fine....More

Thank icecreamdiva
Reviewed 14 January 2018

You've got to appreciate any restaurant that offers a gluten free menu, but NYAJs goes above and beyond that and have options that you don't feel like you are missing out. This particular visit I had the Thai Lettuce Wraps for my entree and saved...More

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve eaten at NYAJ other locations and were happy to see this spot during a recent stay in Acton. We’ve eaten here twice in the past two weeks and had the same experience both times: the food is good - not great - and the...More

Thank AT135
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Second visit and as good as I remember. Kid friendly and good food, big portions and really kind and helpful staff.

Thank Lwood27
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I (from Houston, TX) were staying at a B&B in the area recently, and upon checking in, we asked the hostess if she could recommend and good place for dinner nearby, and she recommended this place! My wife started with a Greek...More

Thank pedalfoot
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The schnitzel, spaetzel and red cabbage were authentic and the Octoberfest beer was so well chosen for the event. Service was beyond expectations.

1  Thank Kay L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went here. with another couple. 8pm reservations and were promptly seated. Food and service were good. If in the area would return.

Thank wiu86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Main St, Acton Plaza, Acton, MA 01720-3718
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Acton
  • Phone Number: +1 978-635-0101
  • E-mail
What does creative casual cuisine mean? Exactly what it says. We"re creative, because we reject the same-old-same-old in favor of tastes that are interesting and unique. We're casual because while our food may be worth getting dressed up for, we invite you to come as you are. We're all about cuisine in the sense that our chefs apply high standards of culinary art. There it is. Creative. Casual. Cuisine. If it sounds like your kind of place, then you – like us- are not your average Joe.
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