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Longfellow's Wayside Inn

72 Wayside Inn Rd, Sudbury, MA 01776-3224
+1 978-443-1776
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (44 reviews)
“lobster pie” (15 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72 Wayside Inn Rd, Sudbury, MA 01776-3224
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Wayside Inn is the perfect New England Restaurant to bring out of town guests to get a flavor of colonial life in New England. Yes the food is average but the setting and charm of this 1700s Inn makes for great memories. Thank you...More

Thank Botomline222
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderfully historic inn & grounds. We sat in what was the old kitchen, looked like s pub. Friendly servers, great menu choices. Delicious foods and presentation. Service was a bit slow which we didn't mind as it gave us time to visit. Good variety of...More

Thank The_Parentals
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a nice dining experience on a weeknight at 6 PM. We live out of state so called about 4 weeks ahead to get reservations. A year ago, we were unable to dine with just a couple of days notice. Our waitress, Amy, could...More

Thank Johnson747
Reviewed 5 days ago

Based on excellent reviews, we chose Longfellow's for a special occasion dinner. The food did not disappoint! Prices are reasonable and the atmosphere is lovely. Appetizers and entrees, along with the side dishes, were perfectly prepared and our server was very friendly and attentive.

Thank SWhitbourne
Reviewed 6 days ago

Family and friends had lunch here. The atmosphere is great and the food wonderful. The day was rather chilly and going into the dining room was very nice. The inn opened in 1716 so if you are looking for "old" this is the place for...More

Thank Sherlock6142
Reviewed 1 week ago

This 2 reviews, so please read it all. Wife and I had dinner there one night before a wedding reception. For the dinner, we sat on the patio and enjoyed the evening. We had the grilled swordfish, wife had the green beans and baked potato,...More

Thank btaes1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are never disappointed - my favorite place to go - my husband and I even got married there.....we recently visited to celebrate my in-law's 50th anniversary. The staff is so pleasant! We really didn't care for the room they had us in because it...More

Thank CaraM51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up about a mile from the Wayside Inn and it was my parents' go-to restaurant for many an occasion. I did not get the chance to frequent the Inn for over a couple decades but have eaten there four or five times in...More

Thank mo1953
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Utah again Aug.1-14,2017 to visit my sister and her growing family. There is no need for me to stay at hotels because they have plenty of room. We went to the county fair which I always enjoy because we take the little...More

Thank Betsy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My in-laws stayed here on their honeymoon back in the fifties. Their honeymoon suite is now a museum! The first time I visited the Wayside Inn, I fell in love with their chicken pot pie, so I bought their little cookbook and have been making...More

Thank Sydneywasfirst
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27 December 2016|
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Response from George E | Reviewed this property |
What ever you want. Call them for an overview
17 November 2016|
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Response from Just_Plain_Ornery | Reviewed this property |
I suggest that you contact Longfellow's Wayside Inn directly. I am sure that they can accomidate your needs.
jeanne r
19 February 2016|
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Response from Janet M | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you call ahead and ask if you could order a smaller portion of the pot roast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Wayside Inn Rd, Sudbury, MA 01776-3224
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Sudbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-443-1776
  • E-mail
Longfellow's Wayside Inn is a unique part of the historic landscape of Massachusetts, and the oldest operating American Inn. Featuring an authentic building style and traditional New England food, we offer the ideal location for romantic nights out, banquets, family events, company parties, and weddings. Our menu provides exceptional quality at great value, including hearty portions and seasonal foods. We encourage our guests to spend a day with us, touring the serene and historic grounds, enjoying a drink in our 300-year old Tavern, and settling in for dinner in one of our historic rooms. We have an open patio in the warmer months, and lit fireplaces through winter.
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