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The Sole Proprietor

118 Highland Street, Worcester, MA 01609-2731
+1 508-798-3474
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sole” (178 reviews)
“seafood” (221 reviews)
“clam chowder” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
118 Highland Street, Worcester, MA 01609-2731
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Entrees were Excellent, however, the Birthday Cake (pound cake) they served was Very, Very Stale....Ugh!!

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tony and Matt were our servers. We took my mom for an early celebration for her 90th bday. We ordered a dozen oysters on the half shell. A variety, excellent. Mom had a cup of chowder, excellent. We all had a cocktail. My brother had...More

Thank Seniortravelors
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can’t go wrong at this place their seafood and even other dishes are amazing! My wife is a veterinarian (no fish) and even she enjoyed her meal. I love seafood and this place is just wonderful. They are always packed for dinner but have...More

Thank Santiago1109
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a special occasion to celebrate and this place was recommended. Fantastic food! Our friends asked for a dish that used to be on the menu and the chef came out to make sure what was wanted. The shrimp sante was great. The tuna...More

Thank Roger P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We can't say enough about the service tonight by Yuri and Jim. They were attentive, friendly, funny, informative and maybe the best wait experience we have ever had at any restaurant. Our meals were amazing, well timed and worth every cent. This is our now...More

Thank mary g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a business lunch at the bar! Great fun staff, and if your entertaining a potential new client the staff is part of the action. Anyone not from Worcester will have fun there. Oh BTW the food is the best in town.

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful visit to the Sole with awesome friends. Enjoyed each and every dish we ordered. Some great oysters, mussels, salad and excellent salmon for dinner. Paired with a bottle of Cabernet "Josh". We will be back. Worcester always amazes me!!!

Thank CatalystYogi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently my wife and I visited The Sole Proprietor for dinner. Since a small salad came with the entree we did not order any appetisers. My wife lives swordfish simply grilled. She was very pleased with the dish. It was a very generous serving of...More

Thank Albert D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very good. Weekends can be very busy. I would make reservations. Parking can be tight. They do have an attendant directing u to spots

Thank kevin f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always great food - seafood is fresh and prepared perfectly. The service is sometimes overwhelming but friendly.

Thank Michael F
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Kate M
23 July 2016|
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Response from Jess L | Reviewed this property |
Casual Jeans and a Polo shirt will be fine!
7 July 2015|
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Response from Walter R | Reviewed this property |
We were party of 11 and added our own noise. It was Clark graduation weekend so I truly cannot judge. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Highland Street, Worcester, MA 01609-2731
    (West Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-798-3474
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