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Old Time New England Co.

2294 Main St, Athol, MA 01331-3529
+1 978-249-5373
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“cornbread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Seafood, American
$$ - $$$
2294 Main St, Athol, MA 01331-3529
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Broiled or fried, the seafood here won’t disappoint! Tasty sides accompany the meal and the sandwiches are as good as the dinners!

Thank Candi A
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Casual dining with good food and service. If you want ambiance go elsewhere. If you want a great meal at reasonable price this is the place to go.

Thank whodoathol
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Portions are very good, the atmosphere is shabby, outdated,tables are wobbly, the service is friendly but not always on the ball, but they are apologetic when they know they forgot something or make you wait too long. The seafood is very good, the cornbread before...More

Thank gyspytraveller71
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I expected a lot more from this place for New England seafood. Food was fairly bland. Portions were good so that's what probably brings most people in. The prices did not match the quality or flavor. Would not visit again based on price.

Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Very casual place, outdated decor, nothing fancy here. Just good, very large portions of good seafood. The majority of the menu seems to be fried, but they do have a few baked options. I ordered the clam plate, and it was heaping with clams (not...More

Thank skibumma70
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Travelling through Athol, MA we were looking for a place for dinner so we checked Trip Advisor and found the Old Time New England Co.. I ordered the Crabby Haddock, my wife ordered Shrimp and Scallops, and our friend ordered the Seafood Medley. We all...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

They have some of the best food in town, and don't let the name fool you, they do serve other stuff besides seafood if someone in the family isn't into that. Never once had to wait for a table and you can order over the...More

Thank Joe V
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I've taken my mother there several times and the food is always great. Our server recognized my mother and knew what she drank and what she wanted to order. The clam chowder is fantastic and my mom gets fish and chips which is such a...More

Thank Lesamza
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

They are not expensive considering it is a seafood place and I would highly recommend the calm chowder and the mash potatoes

Thank P8864VWjamiel
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I've been here several times and the food is always very good. Service is pleasant and prompt and the portions are more than usual. My favorite is the fried scallop plate with fries and cole slaw, but others in my party have chosen different items...More

Thank Patricia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2294 Main St, Athol, MA 01331-3529
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Athol
  • Phone Number: +1 978-249-5373
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