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Romaine's of Northborough

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299 W Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532 (Route 20)
+1 508-393-8889
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Northborough, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My husband and I visited Romaine's for the first time, this past weekend. We read reviews online before going. We were NOT disappointed! My husband is not usually a big fan of chicken, but he took all of the recommendations online about the under the brick chicken. He loved it! Finished the whole thing! That night I tried the special... More 

Thank lalden
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88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A great place to catch up with friends on NY's eve and have dinner. We were allowed to eat leisurely, our server checked on us frequently, and the noise level was acceptable so that we could have a conversation throughout dinner. Fried Calimari appetizer was done well with a sweet/hot dipping sauce. Nice cocktail list and good wine choices with... More 

Thank Jean L
San Francisco, California
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59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I have been here twice for Christmas parties. So the menu is limited, but still offers a good choice. The food is good and the desserts are also nice. The drink selection is not huge. It is worth a try and see if you like it.

Thank Matt B
Hudson, Massachusetts
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83 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent staff and food. Best Caesar salad I ever had. My friend had the chicken piccata and I had the seared scallop special...if it wasn't considered rude I would have licked my plate. We both agreed that we would go back again.

Thank Karen G
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182 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Nothing fantastic, but overall we were happy with our meals. Watch out for the tuna plate. It is so small of a portion that you could not even consider this a starter.

Thank Vezich
Milford, Massachusetts
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616 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 950 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Even for 5:15pm on a week day, this place is very busy. The specialty cocktails were very tasty. The sea scallops with blue polenta was a mixed bag. The sea scallops were cooked perfectly but the polenta was gummy, not the creamy texture it should be. The salmon dish was cooked very well and side was tasty.

1 Thank Nikko4Me
Upton, Ma
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160 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Had a delicious dinner with 3 friends. Started by sharing the Korean chicken wing appetizer. I was a little skeptical but they were very good. A tad spicy but just a tad. Our entries were fish tacos, steak tips and chicken under a brick. I had the fish tacos. They were delicious but be aware that the sauce on top... More 

1 Thank damorelli
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236 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Haven't eaten at Romaine's in a year or so. It was always my favorite place to eat. Had dinner there last night. Had scallops on blue corn polenta. Only four scallops and the corn polenta was incredibly bland for $27. My hubby did enjoy the haddock. The restaurant was freezing cold as well. Not sure that we will be running... More 

2 Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Northborough, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

A favorite go-to restaurant. Whether to eat at the bar or celebrate special occasions. The food and service are reliably good. Especially love the fried calamari and creme brûlée.

Thank cckoz
Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have frequented Romaines at least once a month for the last several years. The food is always good, but the service is spotty. It finally dawned on us that we never see the owners of this neighborhood restaurant. There seems to be high turnover of personnel and limited recognition of regular customers. They even eliminated the rewards program. Never... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 W Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532
    (Route 20)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Northborough
  • Phone Number: +1 508-393-8889

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