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Blue on Highland

) #8 of 45 Restaurants in Needham €€ - €€€ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
882 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-1339
+1 781-444-7001
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (21 reviews)
“salads” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
882 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-1339
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Blue on Highland in July to celebrate our son's birthday as he enjoys the food choices and the atmosphere at Blue. Since the last time we had been there the restaurant had been renovated and had a new table layout. We made a...More

Thank rockwood13
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We came here because we got home late from work and didn't want to cook. The food was great and the service was very personable and attentive. I'm a fan of the burgers. The bread and hummus that they give you always Makes a nice...More

Thank haasisboss
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I came here with family (picky eaters including myself) and everyone loved their food! The mussels and fish tacos were especially delicious! Fries and garlic mashed potatoes delicious! Most of us got appetizers as our meal and we left feeling very full and our wallet...More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We went because Lamb Burgers were on the menu. Hadn't been in over two years and the restaurant was updated. Warm, friendly atmosphere.

Thank Jeanne G
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I have been to this restaurant a number of times over the years, for brunch, lunch and dinner, before and after its renovations. (Not because I want to go but because it was always kind of a last resort.) It's got a nice bar and...More

1  Thank Maria B
Reviewed 10 June 2017

A friend of mine from out of state was visiting relatives in Needham MA and he suggested we have lunch at Blue on Highland, a popular local restaurant; I'd never been, and my husband and I like to try to new places, so we all...More

1  Thank DevorahLeah
Reviewed 22 May 2017

After a recommendation from a friend, we tried Blue Highland for lunch and were impressed. We each had a (different) salad and both were ample and tasty. As a result, my wife and I tried it for breakfast a few days later. My eggs benedict...More

Thank manelis711
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We had a great time. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Although the menu hardly had any vegetarian options they had no problem with adapting the dishes for me. So I ended up having a Thai steak without the steak and for desert the...More

Thank mdieleman
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Met someone for lunch there and the food was well executed and reasonably priced for a sit down restaurant.

Thank TallSuzy
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Blu on Highland was once beautiful, with appealing art and open space. THEN, they remodeled. Now the centerpiece is a bar, which blocks the light from the windows. The entire feel is dark and forced. We gave it one last try for Sunday brunch, with...More

Thank hforb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 882 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-1339
    (Mark Lee)
  • Public Transportation: MBTA Needham Heights train stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-444-7001
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