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Where to watch the Sox in Westboro/Shrewsbury?

Anyone have a suggestion of a good place where 2 gals can watch the game Friday night? Westboro is best, since it is halfway between our two homes. Good eats and great drinks.....I can't come up with anything better than Chili's in Shrewsbury......

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  1. How about JJ Orourkes? Not the greatest on food if i recall but you can get some greasy apps and some good drinks and they are really into the sox there. Better then Chili's for sure

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    1. re: hargau

      I was hoping for some better food options........I'm a vegetarian, so mexican (nachos/beans) is easier. Less worried about atmosphere, as long as they have decent TVs....we can generate enough enthusiasm!!

      1. re: Science Chick

        They used to have alot of fried seafood options there if you eat that.

    2. Years ago we used to go to JP's in the Westmeadow Plaza (used to be known as The German Tap)....had a pretty decent bar

      1. How could I have forgotten? The Picadilly Pub is just off Route 9 near 495 in Westboro. Decent bar, and decent food.

        1. Horseshoe Pub - Hudson
          Post Office Pub - Grafton
          Halfway Cafe - Marlborough
          Allora - Marlborough

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          1. re: steve999

            West side grill.. Rt 9 (old tweed's)

            1. re: lvario

              Good one! I was trying to think of what became of Tweeds.

              1. re: lvario

                Good TV's at the bar. I may join you.
                Willikers has decent Q. Not as many big screens.

                1. re: trufflehound

                  Chef Orient has a decent size bar with TV's not sure if they show the game, you could call

              2. re: steve999

                Post Office Pub has great atmosphere for a bar, is nice and spacious, and has plenty of TVs such that you can sit most anywhere in the bar area and have a decent view of the game. The Bartenders are very nice too.

                Thursdays and Fridays they have Karaoke too. The DJ (Roberta) is very nice too. Food is decent pub fare -- lots of selections.

                I liked it because it was a walk across the street from my GFs place :)

                It's a shot down 140 from Rt 9 - at the intersections of 30 and 140 (just a bit further south than 140 & 20)

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