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Joe's American Bar & Grill

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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11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
466 King St, Franklin, MA 02038-2534
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pretty friendly place but not worth a repeat visit. Everything just ok. The prime rib french dip was a roast beef sandwich with some potato fries or something similar. They brought it to me without napkins or silverware. That and two draft beers set me...More

Thank Michael L
Mike B, General Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Michael, We appreciate your feedback. We take pride in the food that we prepare for our valuable Guest. The prime rib french dip sandwich is prepared with a slow roasted prime rib, which is also offered on the menu in a 16 ounce cut....More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Atmosphere was great. Was craving grapefruit so I ordered a grapefruit/vodka drink and it was the best decision I've ever made. They FRESH squeeze their orange and grapefruit juice. So good! The nachos were HUUUUGE as well as tasty. The BLT was delicious as well.

Thank trababe07
Colleen Z, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hello trababe07, Not only do we fresh squeeze our grapefruit and orange juice, all our juices are fresh squeezed daily. Thank you for the review! Hopefully you will come in again and enjoy another delicious meal and drink!

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Good food, bit pricey, but consistent. Pasta dinner was spot on, good heat. Cobb salad big. Children's meal great. Would see come back

Thank hejoboston
David P, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on trip adviser! Hopefully we will see you again soon! -Colleen Zuzevich

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy our meals at Joe’s. There is a nice bar if you prefer to watch a game and enjoy the bar atmosphere where you can also eat at one of the high tables. Or enjoy the one of the larger booths in the...More

Thank Dennis T
David P, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dennis T, Thank you so much for your review! Our Tavistock rewards program is a great program to join, and be a part of. We love supporting the local Franklin Panthers as well! Feel free to say hi to myself, Ramon, or Mike the next...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Wish I had taken a picture of the monstrous BLT that I had! It was literally 2 sandwiches that were each a half. Ate one for dinner and the other half for lunch there next day. The onion soup was delicious as was the fish...More

David P, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

FLTIFF, The Ultimate BTL is a guest favorite, as well as our staff's. The Maple Cajun Bacon really makes it a truly amazing sandwich! Hope you come and visit us again real soon! -Colleen Zuzevich

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Career waitress knowledgeable, attentive, not rushed. Food well prepared, served hot no errors no omissions . Was able to offer local directions, accurately, and pleasantly.More

Thank John C
David P, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

John C, Thank you so much for your review! Glad you had an wonderful service during your recent visit with us! We train our staff to best fit our guest needs and its nice to see you that you experienced that here! Hope you come...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Joe's American Bar & Grill is an average burger joint. The evening we were there was very busy. The restaurant was really noisy, and they seemed somewhat disorganized. I liked the build a burger idea and that is what we ordered. My burger was average;...More

Thank Cac1234
Josh P, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to tell me about your experience. Regardless of the business level, our expectation is that each of our guests receive wonderful service and the food to match it. Our burgers should be crafted to meet your specifics and it...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Coming in off the road & not very hungry so only had soup & salad. Tried the Boston clam chowder with a side ceasar. The clam chowder was served in bread bowl which was quite good. The atmosphere was pleasant. It's located next to the...More

Thank CeCe_GoSee
David P, General Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you of the business. We hope to see you when your travel plans bring you this way again. Best, Mike Botelho

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Good food at walking distance from Hampton's Inn, which is very convenient after a long day of work.

Thank Gustavo T
David P, Manager at Joe's American Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Gustavo T, Thank you so much for your recent visit! Glad to hear you had a great time with us! Colleen Zuzevich

Reviewed 23 September 2017

We've been coming here every fall for 3 years now..food & service are awesome..we always stay at the Hawthorne Suites so the location of this restaurant is great..made to feel at home & will definitely return,probably tomorrow night !!

Thank 145dale
Management response:Responded 27 September 2017

145dale, So glad you had a great experience here! Keep coming back we love our regulars. Don't be shy ask for a manager and introduce yourself the next time you come in. Colleen Zuzevich Manager

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25 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
USD 20
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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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