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Waxy O'Connors

€€ - €€€American, Irish,
94 Hartwell Ave, Lexington, MA 02421-3146
+1 781-861-9299
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
94 Hartwell Ave, Lexington, MA 02421-3146
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just getting into town and needed a place to eat after a long flight. My friend suggested Waxy's so we went. Great steak salad and a cold beer. The wings were very good too.

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Stopped in on a Saturday night with my daughter for dinner. The place is very, very large, with eating areas dispersed around large a central bar. Our server was very attentive and the best part of our experience. The food was good, but rather typical...More

Thank A_Number_One
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Waxy is a great Irish pub. Plenty of beer selections and the service is excellent. Food is great also. Wings are not spicy as I would like but tasty. French Onion is fantastic. Highly recommend for a weekend to watch some football with great friends.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is huge, and is very nice on the inside. Has a real Irish feel to it when you go inside. It has a nice beer garden too. The food was pretty good as well. We went on Sunday afternoon and it was dead...More

Thank Molly C
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

They have a wide-ranging menu. Some English standards like bangers and mash and shepherd's pie. But also jambalaya and lettuce wraps. Steaks and seafood pasta as well. Everything I have had is good. Wait staff is very helpful.

Thank Kimo66
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Welcoming staff, great atmosphere, quality tasty food at fair prices. French onion soup and Reuben both outstanding! Beats all Irish pubs in Massachusetts.

Thank Tricia R
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The bar is great at Waxy's. That location was the Hartwell house for years then turned over a few times to other business that never stuck. Waxys seems like they are here to stay and for good reason. Great food, great service and a happenin...More

Thank DocH2
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We travel a lot as a couple, in fact we live in a school bus and are full time Nomads. We came here because of the menu that I looked at on TripAdvisor before arriving. They actually don't serve that menu here some of it...More

Thank Hwerwego
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Post business meeting and conference, we "debriefed" at Waxy O'Connors. Back in the day it was to one of the military base clubs, alas those days are passed - but Waxy O'Connors crew did a great job of serving the thirst and hunger of a...More

Thank gryphonskymaster
Reviewed 9 June 2017

My mom recently passed - it was pretty much a surprise so we didn't have any time to make plans. We decided that we'd like to find a place to have a buffet for between 20 and 40 people after the wake and to make...More

Thank Gusto45
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Hartwell Ave, Lexington, MA 02421-3146
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-861-9299
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