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Not Your Average Joe's

291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581-2807
+1 508-986-2350
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread” (30 reviews)
“ahi tuna” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581-2807
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice happy hour. Half price apps and good drinks. I think it's 3-6 Check the days and times. Complimentary bread and oil. GF bread was also an option

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Yep, it's a chain, but Not Your Average Joe's gets far more than an average rating simply on the strength of the caramelized banana creme brûlée. My oh my...that was amazing. I was already stuffed after eating every bit of my spaghetti squash bolognese with...More

Thank Michie1291
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My fiance and I stopped here on our way home from dropping our daughter off at the airport. I'm always looking for a place with gluten free options. This is the place! The options are excellent and includes gluten free bread. They even brought separate...More

Thank Kelly Y
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We love all of the Not Your Average Joe's locations but this is the one we visit most. Looking forward to nice weather so we can sit out on the patio! The staff and management here are consistently pleasant and knowledgeable. While we love the...More

Thank cricketboston
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Went there for an early dinner, seemed the menu had changed since last time. Waitress was okay, looked kinda out of sorts. Young, jeans ravelled dragging on floor. No personality. Bread and oil are away good. Bottomless non-alcohol drinks were fine. Ordered individual pizza that...More

1  Thank BoylstonTraveler
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My partner and I are regulars at Joe's because we live in the neighborhood. However, we were quite disappointed in the brunch and lunch we ordered on this past Sunday. John ordered the eggs Benedict with ham (three choices of salmon, veggie or ham) and...More

Thank RobZeleniak
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I could dine on the bread and dipping oil alone, they are both so delicious! Caribbean chicken tenders never disappoint and the chicken enchiladas are very tasty. My friends always enjoy their salads.

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

NYAJ has become the only place that I can eat out having celiac and not getting violently ill. To start my husband and I come here monthly now. I always start with the delicious gluten free bread and cheese dip. I could eat baskets upon...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I love NYAJs! We've been there a few times and they always have interesting chef specials to order. Food is always good and is presented nicely. Beer selection on tap is also pretty decent. The wait staff is always nice. The other thing I like...More

1  Thank Frank S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My favorite place to eat! The only restaurant that I really trust to get a great and SAFE gluten free meal! The food is always great and the waitstaff is always wonderful. The rosemary scallops are AMAZING!

1  Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Not Your Averag... J, Guest Relations Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

So pleased to hear that we're always thee for you to provide a safe and delicious gluten-free meal. I hope we'll see you again real soon.

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How far is the restaurant from the MassPike/I-495 intersection? Thanks.
22 July 2015|
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Response from fatherfor2 | Reviewed this property |
About 10 min w/o traffic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581-2807
    (Ottis Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westborough
  • Phone Number: +1 508-986-2350
  • 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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