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Joshua Tree Bar & Grill

) #172 of 252 Restaurants in Somerville $$ - $$$ American, , Mexican
256 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2941
+1 617-623-9910
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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good39%
  • Average34%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
17 Apr 2017
“Excellent”
17 Dec 2016
“Better bars in Somerville!”
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Mexican, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
256 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2941
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We were greeted well by the barman who welcomed us in. The waitress was excellent; courteous and hard working. The time of year meant for the windows to be opened up on to the street, which is great if warm. Sports are on the TV...More

Thank mydiratb
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

It's a minuscule version of the other chain restaurants and the waitresses make you feel like you're a bothersome for being there. Do yourself a favor and go to somewhere else in Somerville like rosebud where they have great food and are always welcoming

Thank Andrea N
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had a party of 6. Late lunch. A few people at the bar and our table. Lunch took over an hour to serve to us and not till one of us said something to the waiter who we had to go get. He then...More

Thank mmmscott
Reviewed 7 May 2016

You're not going to be blown away or disappointed with Joshua tree. Moderate drink selection at the bar and pretty decent food menu. The food does take a long time to come out of the kitchen which is a big downfall. Not a bad place...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

This place was nothing special. Decent place to get a drink. The fries were good but the wings were just average. The service was good though.

Thank 406Foodie
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I went out to dance with my friends in Joshua Tree. Nice place if you like the hiphop dance music. Also not to far from davis square which is nice

Thank sjunius
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I have eaten at this place many, many times while I was living nearby, and I visited it again with some friends during my last visit to Boston. This is a very good sports bar with very good pub food and is very close to...More

Thank Daniel025
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Spent a Saturday evening at the Joshua Tree for a family and friends birthday reunion. We had over 30 people and a mixed crowd of ages. JT gave us the whole front raised area of the tavern. Food was good pub and grub and quite...More

Thank Panama1955
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Service is ok the place has dancing under the first floor and it's a sport bar. Good to go with friends.

Thank luisamaral
Reviewed 26 April 2015

A very college student kind of bar. Not a huge fan BUT I under 50 and not 30 so it maybe it is just me.

Thank Marlene A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Mexican, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2941
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-623-9910
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