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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” (172 reviews)
“seafood” (218 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 5 days ago

We ate at the bar tonight, and ordered from the Happy Hour Menu (available from 4 to 6:30). The food was great and reasonably priced, the portion sizes were perfect for us, and the beer selection was very good. A really nice dining experience with...More

Thank Murph07
Reviewed 6 days ago

I got the land and two seas at my recent stay here. The filet was cooked great, but the sauce I didn't care for and the shrimp and scallops were cooked to a charred type state. This place has such great reviews that I would...More

1  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service. Great food. Great selection. Great value. Love that meals include a nice balance of vegetables too, not just protein and carbs. Can be just a little noisy at times but that's because they are always packed.

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch was very good, excellent seafood salad. Well presented, delicious and filling. service very good Only negative is that it is loud in there, not always easy to hear your dining companion

Thank Irwin T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is always great. Best shrimp cocktail that I have ever had! Fun bar and friendly bartenders. Can't go wrong at the Sole

Thank WhalefromWorc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Consistently good, not great, but always a good standby. The service is good and the food is very good, but it lacks the creativity it would need to make it great. a nice place for friends and family, particularly older people, who know what they...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Chef here at "The Sole" is Joseph Wong and this kitchen without fail offers up some of the best New England seafood to be found. Extensive menu and wine list with a staff full of team players in the front of the house. I...More

Thank wetsuitdrymartini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us went. One had the Crab Cake dinner and enjoyed it very much. Two of us had the Sole and were a little disappointed. It was a little dry. We had eaten at the Sole for many years and this was the first...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always delicious meals and wonderful service. I usually get the Tuna dishes. Sushi for appetizer. Service is always friendly and professional.

Thank brendamT9843ZZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After living for 25 years in Worcester, I understand why The Sole is always busy. Whether to have a business lunch, a late night meal, a leisurely lunch with a friend, the Sole is the place. Free parking in their lot. Good service and an...More

Thank Marcia T
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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
US$31 - US$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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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