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Joe's American Bar & Grill

) #1 of 53 Restaurants in Franklin €€ - €€€ American,
466 King St, Franklin, MA 02038-2534
+1 508-553-9313
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
466 King St, Franklin, MA 02038-2534
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location right off the highway. The place looked nice from the outside and inside was clean and staff was prompt and friendly. Pros Clean Waitress was attentive Food came quick Fresh made bread was good Food was what you expected Price was reasonable Cons:...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is an absolute HORROR SHOW. Will never be back. From start to finish, one of the worst places I've ever been in. It wasn't just one thing it was everything.More

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Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, I apologize for your poor experience. We take pride in exceeding our Guest's expectations, but it sounds like we fell short in delivering that great experience to you. I would like to speak to you at your earliest convenience so that we can...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I tried the ribs and the fillet minjon, both were exelent. The service was good and it was not hard to get a table.

Thank Roy R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Very close to the Hampton Inn so we popped in. Great selection of beers and spirits. Extensive menu. Had an amazing ziti dish. Everyone is friendly. Great value for money.

Thank Mark H
Management response:Responded 15 July 2017

Thank you so much for the great review. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 29 June 2017

While I am one to try as many new and different restaurants as I can, for a number of reasons I ended up dining at Joe’s 3 nights in a row while traveling on business in Franklin. My initial visit for dinner was based on...More

Thank EaglesFan11
Management response:Responded 2 July 2017

Thank you so much for the triple visit. We hope your travels bring you our way again soon. All the best, Mike Botelho

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Just picked up an order to go. Purchased a crock of chili for roughly $8. What I received was a $2.00 tablespoon of chili. Actually had four small tablespoons of chili in the container. 12 oz container was 1/3 full or 2/3 empty. Shameful!More

Thank garyreichert
Management response:Responded 2 June 2017

Good afternoon, I wanted to take a moment to apologize for the error in delivering the proper amount of chili as you had ordered. This should not have happened. I can assure you that I will be reviewing the procedures with our takeout Staff to...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a concert and stopped at this restaurant as it was half a mile from our hotel. The service was terrible, after our initial drink order the waitress never returned until the food came out. We all wanted to order more...More

Thank Jon S
Management response:Responded 2 June 2017

Good afternoon, I apologize about your service while dining at Joe's American Bar and Grill in Franklin. We take great pride in the service that we strive for and I apologize that we failed in delivering on that promise. I can assure you we have...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

I am not typically impressed by chain restaurants;however, tonite was a complete surprise. We arrived after a little league game and ordered the buffalo tenders which were excellent and actually came with edible celery. My 12 yr old inhaled a very good dish of mac...More

Thank mattmV9909BO
Management response:Responded 2 June 2017

Good afternoon Matt, Thank you so much for the message. We strive to surpass your expectations each time you dine with us. The Staff really enjoy hearing about their successes. Thank you again! Best, Mike Botelho General Manager Joe's American Bar and Grill Franklin

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This small regional chain is a nice change from the big ones. The food is nice, the atmosphere relaxing including a full bar, and the wait staff is very friendly. The menu is not extensive, but there is a little of something for everyone. Think...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch (1:30). Was not impressed with menu. The prices are ridiculous. Deviled Egg App., Fish Tacos, Bowl ofOnion Soup (salty), French Dip sandwich, 1 glass beer and 1 Bloody Mary over $70. For lunch! Be a long time before we...More

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24 April 2015|
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Response from eliza6 | Reviewed this property |
This Joe's American Bar and Grill is located in Franklin, MA.. I'm sorry but I'm not aware of any Sea World location in MA. Appears to be some confusion?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 466 King St, Franklin, MA 02038-2534
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 508-553-9313
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