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1298 Worchester Rd, Natick, MA
+1 508-653-4442
08:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Brookline, Massachusetts
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153 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Located in the middle of Sherwood Plaza on Route 9/Worcester Rd the menu is traditional Jewish deli fare. Preparations are the same as in Brookline and work to emulate the wonderful Jack and Marion's. While not quite up to that standard, Zaftig is a very reasonable facsimile in a suburban location that makes the trip into Brookline or Boston less... More 

Thank hfaigel
Nassau, New Providence Island
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166 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We finished our errands at a nearby shop and decided to have a sit-down lunch at Zaftig's, since we had done take-out from there before and were satisfied with it. The sit-down area had zero atmosphere, but we were there for the food. We ordered a pastrami Reuben because we don't care for the lean corned beef version since it... More 

Thank Glad2BDone
Westborough, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I want to preface this review by saying that I have eaten inside at the Framingham location of Zaftig’s numerous times and have never had a complaint about the food, service or price. So I was heading into Boston to visit some friends and decided to do a take-out order and treat my friends to lunch. I called in the... More 

Thank Philip D
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188 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

have eaten here before . took family visiting from out of town. had some corn beef sandwiches. lean but very dry. not the way it should be. potato pancakes were ok. fries were cold. music if you could call it that was loud and annoying. service was quick - not crowded.

Thank Joanel
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Great brunch/diner spot. The food was tasty and plentiful. The wait time was reasonable. Great place to meet up with friends and not tip the budget out of whack.

Thank Mary Ellen B
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We were looking for good food and good conversation, and Zaftig's worked on both counts. The food was very good - I ordered the three smoked fish sampler, with a gluten free bagel. Excellent presentation, and very good tastes. My son had a great looking egg and potato dish. The service was excellent - the waitress gave us coffee right... More 

Thank Herbert M
Natick, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Very good salads and deli style sandwiches, generous, very clean and fresh quality food. Bar and sit down

1 Thank tamingofthestew
Boston, Massachusetts
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1,716 reviews
1,339 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 909 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Like this place for lunch. Reminds me a little of my NY roots. Great to take a break from your chain fast food. The deli is some of the best in the Boston area. We enjoyed a nice corned beef sandwich... and a very good tuna sandwich on rye. Good, friendly service.

Montreal, Canada
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We are regular visitors to the area from Montreal as our son and his family live here. No visit of ours is complete without a pit stop at Zaftig's Delicatessen. Corned beef, pastrami, chopped liver whatever your pleasure they have it. Fresh, yummy and your choice of many breads from rye, sissel, to challah, it's all fresh fresh, fresh! The... More 

Thank Momrish
Natick, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great little spot. We haven't eaten everything but often pick up wraps and roasted chicken. Always get the fries, they are outstanding.

Thank Bob K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1298 Worchester Rd, Natick, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Natick
  • Phone Number: +1 508-653-4442

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?