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The Blue Ox

191 Oxford Street, Lynn, MA 01901
+1 781-780-5722
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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191 Oxford Street, Lynn, MA 01901
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pork tenderloin and sweet potatoes were excellent! The sticky toffee pudding with cinnamon ice cream was out of this world!

Thank Deana M
theblueox2017, General Manager at The Blue Ox, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy you enjoyed, thank you for joining us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We don't try new places. Tonight was different. Terry and Theresa were on vacation so this was sloppy thirds. Everyone I know raves about this place. The menu includes a perfect range of options covering all desires. Food, beverages and more beverages scored a 12...More

Thank roneriffic
theblueox2017, General Manager at The Blue Ox, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your kind words and are so happy you enjoyed your time with us! Hope to see you at the OX again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Local Lynn Beer.. For starter Chicken wings which were tasty but a bit small in size. Order 2, they are worth it I had the chicken dish and was delicious.. My brother had the steak, cooked well.. And by scraps we left, you...More

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A busy Saturday night. Nice place. Very good food and service. A bit slow paced, but if that is the pace the kitchen can put out this quality it is worth the wait. An excellent wine while we slowed from our hectic daytime pace.

Thank dcpoppe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I had a perfect meal at the OX. I had the aged filet and my wife had the cod. We started with the hummus. One of the best meals I've ever had. Period.

Thank Jesse B
theblueox2017, General Manager at The Blue Ox, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great comments, we hope to host you again soon!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the Blue Ox for dinner with family last night after hearing many good reports about the restaurant. We were there at opening and had to wait a few minutes to be seated. The restaurant really does live up to its good reputation....More

Thank Steve S
theblueox2017, General Manager at The Blue Ox, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your great comments! We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and hope to host you again soon!

Reviewed 4 June 2017

The food was indeed good, not outstanding, but good as it should be at the price point. The layout and seating we were given left much to be desired, and ruined the meal for us. The place is very cramped for space, and they placed...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Chances are, if you only know of one restaurant in Lynn, it's The Blue Ox. It still stands strong as one of Lynn's best restaurants... Great cocktails and a delicious menu. You could have a great meal just working off the appetizer list (which is...More

Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I love the way Downtown Lynn is progressing. Blue Ox is one of the pioneers in the area. Food is exquisite. The atmosphere is inviting. Staff is friendly. Prices are on the high side, but the quality of the meal makes up for it.

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Went with two other couples. Staff was great, food EXCELLENT, and thank goodness parking available in bank lot next door! Dessert: sticky toffee cake with cinnamon ice cream was terrific. Numerous specials. I think everyone ordered one of them. The noise level was a little...More

Thank Mom2kidz
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Response from theblueox2017 | Property representative |
Yes, we offer take out! Menu is available on our website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Oxford Street, Lynn, MA 01901
    (Market Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are a short walk from the Lynn station of the MBTA Commuter Rail.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lynn
  • Phone Number: +1 781-780-5722
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