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The Local

400 Boston Post Rd, Wayland, MA 01778-1824
+1 508-276-8263
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (32 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
“short ribs” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
400 Boston Post Rd, Wayland, MA 01778-1824
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wondered about the seafood pie special but ended up with a strong recommendation for the spinach and ricotta ravioli with a butternut squash sauce - very good. Started with the seafood chowder - more potato than seafood but good. Had a nice Hobo wheat beer....More

Thank fred200099
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff, comfortable dining. Grilled cheese & tomato soup is very good, and "Power Salad" was also very good. Fresh, quality ingredients, I'd return.

Thank SuzR26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Messed up one of the meals, but the staff could not have cared less about it. This sort of thing must be routine. We decided to cross this restaurant off the list

Thank TedPen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopping on my return from the Cape, I met up with a friend. Spent the night at the Inn on the Horse Farm and we went for dinner at Local. The perfect spot to sit and talk and catch up over drinks and dinner (...More

Thank ReginaE51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've had good and bad here. Latest was on a Monday night when two of us were looking forward to a cheeseburger. Ordered medium rare - couldn't tell how it was cooked because the meat wasn't fresh and juicy - probably frozen. When you pay...More

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not bar food. Its a very nice place for a lunch date or dinner. I first went here with a small group and everyone was happy with their meals. Since then my wife and I have stopped in for a nice lunch served...More

Thank _kb1chu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Local has always been a favorite spot for lunch. The food seems incredibly fresh and flavorful; while prices are a bit higher than other places, the quality of food is outstanding. The mussels arrabbiata off the “small bites” menu were phenomenal, served in a...More

Thank alexf9922
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This is about the 3rd time I have eaten here and always have a hard time trying to find something to eat. I tries the flat bread pizza and it was very good but the other selections you can get anywhere. The pricing for lunches...More

Thank bsk_10
Reviewed 25 July 2018

My family lives down the street and we eat here all the time! Great atmosphere and perfect for a nice dinner

Thank jujugirl4
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Overall ambiance is very nice. Great selection of music. Outdoor patio seating available. Menu selection was really diverse, offering a good selection of starters and meals. Waitstaff took our order. Order was delivered by someone (from the kitchen?). Didn't know who had what and not...More

Thank 138maureenc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:30 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
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Boston Post Rd, Wayland, MA 01778-1824
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wayland
  • Phone Number: +1 508-276-8263
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