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Val's Restaurant & Pizza

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75 Reservoir St, Holden, MA 01520-1245
+1 508-829-0900
11:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Rutland, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wed. and Sun. Val's Lasagna - excellent Everything else I ever had there has also been excellent. Never a bad meal.

Thank 25kate18
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Vals in February. We were just driving by and saw the cars in the parking lot and decided it's going to be a good place to eat. The menu is extensive in the food choices were great. Reasonably priced great service and wonderful desserts we would definitely return

Thank Theresal6162
Worcester, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chefs at Val's provide some of the most interesting seafood plates. On Valentine's Day, for lunch one special was a piece of stuffed filet of sole, with pan fried scallops, and a stuffed shrimp served over mashed potatoes with broccolini and a light sauce. Everything blended well together, but retained their individual flavor. The scallops were some of the... More 

Thank Connie B
Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As this was our first time trying Val's, I didn't know what to expect but was more that surprised. Excellent seafood and value. Boy, did we love the salad served family style with the house dressing in a bottle on the table. There was an overwhelming amount of seafood ordered and everyone loved their meal. My wife, one of the... More 

Thank sah1790
Holden, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A large varied menu: very good Italian, traditional American fare and the seafood dishes are excellent. Generous portions, we always take some home. Generous glasses of wine, nice selection too. Very good service and friendly staff. Val keeps a close watch on everything to make sure the quality of the food and service is top notch. A great family restaurant.... More 

Thank Sam S
ft lauderdale
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This visit was for a family outing when we visited my 94 year old mother-in-law. They accommodated a large party. The food was very good. The portions were large. The server was very helpful. We all enjoyed the meal. The restaurant is quiet enough to have a conversation. I would go again. The fried whole clams and lobster roll got... More 

Thank frani48
Jefferson, MA
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Vals started out as a shopping center pizza / sandwich shop. About 20 years ago she, Val, moved into a full service restaurant across the street. It is a jewel of our community. Don't let my four stars disuade you from visiting. I reserve five stars for restaurants that are cutting edge gourmet. Val serves classic dishes, Anerican-Italian, in a... More 

Thank DrWRock
Jefferson, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Val's is our go to if we stay in town. Food and bar atmosphere is good. Dining room to bright for my taste. Everyone is pleasant.

Thank Gail M
Worcester, Massachusetts
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99 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Had lunch and ordered five different dishes. They were all ok, nothing special but acceptable. Waitress was a little huffy and attempted to clear befoer we were finished. Ok to return. No more all the salad you can eat but great house dressing still good.

Thank WebsterFoodie
Boston, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Was given a gift certificate and really loved their presentation of food, their nice atmosphere and their flavorful dishes. We had lamb kabobs and a baked seafood dish. Both were excellent. They had a sampler appetizer that I would definitely repeat. I heard people talking about the lasagna, so that will be for my next visit. Real quality food and... More 

Thank sandra m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Reservoir St, Holden, MA 01520-1245
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Holden
  • Phone Number: +1 508-829-0900

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?