Not Your Average Joe's first opened in Southeaster Massachusetts in 1994 with the goal of filling in the shortage of great restaurants with reasonable prices in the suburbs. The owners wanted to create a place for those who are tired of driving into the city for good food and paying too much for the privilege. Today with more than a dozen locations in the Boston area and Northern Virginia, Not Your Average Joe's is satisfying a seemingly limitless hunger for creative casual cuisine.
I am very picky when it comes to restaurants, so to get a 5 from me is an accomplishment! Not Your Average Joe's is a fairly new chain restaurant that is truly above the 'average' expectations of a chain joint. All but 1 of their 17 restaurants is located in Massachusetts. My favorite location is the one in Newburyport where you can dine outside on the waterfront in the warmer months. My favorite thing on the menu: coconut shrimp appetizer (it is served with a sauce that is to die for). … more