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Chateau Restaurant

195 School St, Waltham, MA 02451-4545
+1 781-894-3339
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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195 School St, Waltham, MA 02451-4545
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We almost always sit on the bar side when we eat at this restaurant, because we find the staff is very friendly and the service is prompt. My husband loves the Sunday turkey dinner (complete with all the fixings) and I get the side order...More

1  Thank Snowrella
Reviewed 27 October 2017

My family has been going to the Waltham Chateau for many years. But on recent visits I have noticed a change in food quality. Especially the Italian house specialties. Meat sauce and meatballs really not very good. Don't know what the issue is. Still good...More

Thank FloridaTravelfan
Reviewed 10 October 2017

If you are looking for real good food this is the place, Italian, Seafood, etc., always good eats. I have been going to this place for many many year and always have had good food. The staff is very friendly food come out fast and...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Wife and I met our daughter there on our way to the hotel.I just had a bowl of clam chowder. While not house made it was still quite good. They also had good iced tea, even if ti is not "sweet tea". Wife had a...More

Thank btaes1
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I would definitely recommend eating here. Attended with several family members and the room we were in was a good size for our group. The restaurant was clean and inviting. Our waiters were friendly and attentive. The bread served with the meal was really good,...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My second review for thid great standard. They opened in the 30s during the depression. Imagine still going. Great food and excellent pizza. Everyone who works there seems very proud of the Chateau. Now a chain this is the original.

Thank John B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The Chateau is now a chain, but it all started in Waltham, with moderately-priced Italian food and large dining rooms with pictures of Italian-American celebrities on the walls. I've been here for lunch and dinner a number of times over the years and I keep...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is an old favorite for decades. Whatever you choose for the meal, the bread is to die for :) My favorites are seafood and pasta.

Thank AncestralManor
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I have been here many times to have lunch with friends. The food is always delicious and I can't stay away from their fresh bread. Their reasonable prices keep us coming back time and again.

Thank eileen s
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My wife and I go to the Waltham Restaurant about once a month, we sit at the bar: Service is good, great bread, and the meals are “Big”. We also, at times, do take out for the entire family: This is the definition of “True...More

Thank DJC02451
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Daniel M
27 October 2017|
Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
The Chateau Restaurant has a service that will deliver food.
Daniel M
27 October 2017|
Response from AncestralManor | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they deliver or whether they do only at some locations. Best to call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:15 AM - 9:00 PM
11:15 AM - 9:00 PM
11:15 AM - 9:00 PM
11:15 AM - 9:00 PM
11:15 AM - 10:00 PM
11:15 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 School St, Waltham, MA 02451-4545
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-894-3339
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