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Maria's Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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240 Quincy Ave, Braintree, MA 02184-1327
+1 781-843-3730
11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a birthday dinner here with friends. No wait on a Saturday night at 5:30pm. Fast courteous service. Big portions and great specials. Good value for the money!

Thank moelyons
Boston, Massachusetts
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188 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon Maria's because it was on the way to somewhere we were going. I've passed this place dozens upon dozens of times but always passed it by because I thought it was a dull little place that needed renovating. Perhaps it does need renovating but the food is fabulous and the prices reasonable. I had one of the... More 

Thank hildegard2011
Boston, Massachusetts
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across this gem while looking for Italian places to satisfy my pregnant cravings and oh boy I was not dissapointed! From the food (go for Maria's lasagna) to the servers who were really attentive when they noticed I was pregnant, the experience was phenomenal. It was a quick visit but I will not only recommend but be back, very... More 

Thank b4lobotomy
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised with the seemingly home style cooking, but the restaurant has not been renovated in years. Waitstaff is great!

Thank Lisa K
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

My mom and dad used to take me here a long time ago and it was great then. After all these years its still as good as it was. Good old fashion Italian food cooked to order and excellent to eat. Very small inside but cozy and quaint. You'll get to rave about your meal with other patrons. Not many... More 

Thank Gail S
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108 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

When you enter the restraunt you will be in the house that Maria and her family and friends built more than 60 years ago. A homey feeling restraunt that has an wonderful aroma coming from the kitchen A staff ready to make sure you enjoy yourself. The second owners added Greek dishes. Open daily at 11 30 am till 9... More 

Thank patricia s
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

As always our meals were superb! The staff was knowledgeable about menu and always treats you like you are the first customer! I always recommend the food and you should work your way through the menu as we have to find your favorites. A few of our favorites is there famous Greek salad, bread, Shrimp Parmigiana, Chicken & Ravioli Parmigiana,... More 

Thank Shannon-Lee R
Roseville, Michigan
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Just me and my wife. The place doesn't look like much, but it is very good. The service is fantastic. Seafood, Italian delicious. You will taking a dogie bag home. Great value. Friendly place

Thank BoggsRoseville
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We had not been to Maria's in years, so we gave it another try. It is old school neighborhood Italian restaurant atmosphere. The prices are reasonable, but was disappointed in the food. Not great, not terrible, just average. Would rather spend a little more and go somewhere else for great.

Thank Deborah A
Rhode Island
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55 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We found this restaurant on TripAdvisor on the way back from Logan airport. We were all famished and we all love Italian food. Perfect match! We had baked riggotoni, meat lasagna, and veal parm. All portions were large and tasted delicious. We also had a very friendly and helpful female server. We will stop in again when in the area.... More 

Thank flounderRhodeIsland

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
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: 240 Quincy Ave, Braintree, MA 02184-1327
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +1 781-843-3730

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