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15th Annual Halfway Cafe Golf Tournament

$5,000 donated to Maynard Public Golf Program

Over 70 golfers took to the links at the Maynard Golf Course on a majestic Saturday morning to participate in the 15th Annual Halfway Cafe Golf Tournament.

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The Halfway Cafe Ranks Most Popular for Pub Food

The Halfway Cafe was ranked first for best pub food and 13th overall best restaurant in Massachusetts! Zagat, one of the world’s most influential travel and food guides, surveyed over 8,500 avid diners and covered 1,200 restaurants.

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From Watertown With Love

Halfway Cafe Watertown is recognized by Matt from Boston BarHopper as one of his favorite bars.

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Halfway Cafe recognized on Boston.com for their great weekly deals

Kids eat free on Monday and Tuesday nights after 4 p.m. at the Halfway Cafe. Kids can enjoy mozzarella cheese wedges, chicken fingers, burgers, and more.

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Skates for Santa: The Halfway Cafe is Raising Money for Charity with Donated Skates

The Halfway Cafe partners with My Town Sports

Littleton, MA. December, 2012: This winter, The Halfway Cafe establishes the Halfway Santa Fund with a unique way to donate to local charities. Used figure skates, hockey skates, or inline skates in your basement or garage can be donated to help those in need!

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Drop on by The Halfway Cafe

Canton Patch interviews John Grasso about his Halfway Cafe restaurant in Marlboro. “The Halfway Cafe is home to the “7 for $7 specials,” Thursday night’s live acoustic music ,and the weekly Chicken Shoot. (Don’t worry, no chickens are actually shot… it’s bingo boasting prizes of free food from the restaurant and other goodies)”

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Results of Twitter French Fries Poll

Halfway Cafe voted #2 in a Greater Boston Area’s French fries poll for the restaurant’s hand-cut Halfway fries. “Our latest Twitter poll is now complete, with this poll centering around the best French fries in the Boston area…”

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Made in the U.S.A.

At the popular Halfway Cafe neighborhood restaurants in Massachusetts, beer makes up about 70 percent of the six locations’ overall alcohol sales, but distributors are pushing wine, vodka and brown spirits instead, says owner John Grasso.

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Back-up Plan: Go back in time with menu prices from 1990

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the Halfway Cafe is having a Rollback Price Celebration next week (November 8 to 11). All menu items at all six locations across the state (Dedham, Canton, Maynard, Holbrook, Watertown, and Marlborough) will be at 1990s prices.

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Holbrook’s Halfway Cafe offers June 30 beer dinner

For the first time, the Halfway Cafe will be offering a beer dinner at its establishment in Holbrook on June 30 at 6 p.m. Out of its seven locations, the Holbrook site was chosen because of its recently renovated function room, said Halfway Cafe corporate chef Stephen Allegro. The Halfway Cafe and Samuel Adams Beer teamed up to offer a four-course dinner designed to complement four different brews made by the beer company.

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Head to the Halfway Cafe

This Monday, April 19, the Halfway Cafe restaurant will celebrate the grand opening of their new Maynard location by giving out free wings at all locations. Yum! (Great way to celebrate Patriots Day.)

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The Halfway Cafe raises $1,155 for Dedham Food Pantry

The Halfway Cafe in Dedham presented the Dedham Food Pantry with a check for $1,155. The money was raised at the Halfway Cafe’s annual Party and Charity Auction. The Halfway Cafe presented the donation during the pantry’s second annual “Harvest Telethon,” television broadcast.

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Six-unit Halfway Cafe concept positioning to go all the way

There’s nothing halfway about outpacing the field in sales, and Halfway Cafe, a six-unit casual-dining chain based here, is doing exactly that. Last year, the chain’s sales were up 8 percent from the year earlier, at a time when many restaurant operations were struggling to simply keep pace with inflation.

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The Halfway was honored as a Phantom Gourmet “Hidden Jewel” for Steak on the Cheap.

“Starting out with steak tips, nobody does it better than the Halfway Cafe. They’re marinated in a mouth-watering secret sauce and chargrilled to perfection. Best of all, a heaping platter costs under eleven bucks. If you prefer poultry, the Halfway also serves Phantom’s favorite Turkey Tips, and addictive hand-cut fries.”

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