Not Your Average Joe's

5.0 stars 5.0 out of 5 16 ratings

239-245 Kentlands Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

(240) 477-1040
100% of 7 votes say it's Celiac friendly
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    5 ratingDecember 14, 2015

    Great gluten free bread and oil before meal. Vet extensive menu. Celiac friendly

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    5 ratingJuly 12, 2015

    Fantastic restaurant with superb service, and really great gluten-free options. Our waitress was very knowledgeable about Celiac, and made us feel at home. We will be back!

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    5 ratingJune 14, 2015

    They always go above and beyond!

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    5 ratingApril 21, 2015

    Food was great, staff seems knowledgable, love the gluten free bread they give you before the meal!!!! There is a separate gluten free menu with a decent amount of options. I have never had any issues at any of their locations.

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    5 ratingJuly 12, 2014

    I was really excited to eat here when I saw 5 stars from people. Looked at the menu and I was even more excited! I was certainly not disappointed. My own gluten free bread, gluten free rolls and gluten free carrot cake!!

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    5 ratingJuly 03, 2014

    I went to the Kentland's location of Not Your Average Joe's and fell in love! They not only have a gluten free menu, but they also bring out a GF bread basket when you first sit down with this amazing garlic butter dip. I ordered the gluten free cheeseburger and asked if I could have french fries with it. It's not on their menu, but they offered to bake the french fries for me so as to not fry them and contaminate them in any way. It took longer and they weren't ask crispy, but I enjoyed them! Their food is amazing and you also get a free meal and dessert for your birthday if you sign up for their members club email. It's now my favorite restaurant!

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    5 ratingNovember 21, 2013

    A serious commitment to great-tasting gluten-free food. Friendly staff $ great service, too! Highly recommended.

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    5 ratingOctober 12, 2013

    They take great care in preparing GF meals.

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    5 ratingOctober 08, 2013

    Food was great. Service was good too. Had the scallop appetizer which was excellent. Ordered the house salad in the small size. They delivered the large size. Just so much iceberg lettuce one person can it. Ranch dressing is the "real" deal. I will be back. Gotta try the burgers on gluten free bun.

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    5 ratingOctober 02, 2013

    Great GF menu and wonderful GF rolls.

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    5 ratingJune 08, 2013

    Very nice menu. Great service. Great quality!

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    5 ratingJanuary 05, 2013

    NYAJ is great. they work hard to accommodate my son's gluten allergy and will make him things not on the menu such as grilled cheese. we go a lot because of their knowledge of food allergies.

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    5 ratingSeptember 21, 2012

    Great place, but can get very busy at times especially on weekends. They have a pretty large gluten free menu. They will also bring out dipping sauce with gluten free bread. The food is fantastic. The waitress we had was very nice and knowledgeable about gluten free. They also have gluten free pasta.

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    5 ratingApril 23, 2016

    Potomac Town Pl, Woodbridge, VA 22191

    Always an enjoyable meal! Many options.

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    5 ratingApril 16, 2016

    70 University Ave, Westwood, MA 02090

    Awesome gluten free menu !!! Very celiac friendly

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    5 ratingApril 15, 2016

    10400 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814

    Wonderful attention to needs of food challenges.

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    4 ratingApril 12, 2016

    55 Main St, Watertown, MA 02472

    Delicious gf food! The onion-baked bulky rolls are amazing and might make you cry if you've been pining for good-quality bread since going gf. The online app is terribly problematic: don't use it. You can call in as early as 9am tho they dont open until 11:30am

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    5 ratingApril 04, 2016

    61 State Rd, Dartmouth, MA 02747

    Just went here for the first time! Had a gluten free chicken quesadilla as an appetizer and chicken piccata for my entree and it's the best gf meal I've had in a really long time.

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    5 ratingApril 02, 2016

    49 Saint James Place, Ardmore, PA 19003

    Great selection, great food!

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    5 ratingApril 01, 2016

    Potomac Town Pl, Woodbridge, VA 22191

    I about cried happy tears when they brought me out gluten free bread to have before I ordered. The food was so delicious, did not have any reaction. Will definitely go back!

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    4 ratingMarch 27, 2016

    19307 Promenade Dr, Leesburg, VA 20176

    NYAJ has an extensive GF menu. My daughter did not like the pasta dish, but liked the GF bread brought to the table for her. Will probably try a different item for her next time.

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    4 ratingMarch 26, 2016

    1 Market Sq, Newburyport, MA 01950

    I always feel safe when I eat at Joes (and haven't ever gotten sick). I've been to a lot of Joes locations in the area, and this is my least favorite, but it's still a good place to eat, especially with a big GF menu.

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    5 ratingMarch 21, 2016

    793 Iyannough Rd, Barnstable Town, MA 02601

    Our family has been eating here for years sometimes more than once a month. We have a Celiac child and she hasn't been Glutened EVER from here. Always respectful managers who bring out her food, to servers who do a really good job of understanding the cross contamination aspect of the disease. Their regular food is good as well. Just saying...

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    5 ratingMarch 20, 2016

    291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581

    GF menu was offered as we were being seated without us even asking. We had awesome warm rolls with Parmesan dipping oil. Waiter checked to see if fries were GF but were not as he said there was no dedicated fryer. Burger was really good with garlic mashed potatoes. Lots of options here! Will be returning

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    5 ratingMarch 12, 2016

    49 Saint James Place, Ardmore, PA 19003

    Soooo good . The GF bread is the BEST , the staff's knowledge of GF amazing , menu choices fantastic and the GF carrot cake to die for .. Best choice on then mainline for GF

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    5 ratingMarch 09, 2016

    561 Glen Eagle Square, Glen Mills, PA 19342

    Love this place! We love the Mac and cheese as well as the rolls. French fries are not safe so that makes me sad :((

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    5 ratingMarch 05, 2016

    221 Daniel Webster Highway, Nashua, NH 03060

    Separate menu, gluten free beer, and even got gluten free bread and dipping oil!

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    5 ratingMarch 02, 2016

    291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581

    One of my top two favorite places!! I've never had a bad meal or experience here. Their gluten-free bread is to die for and their gluten-free menu goes on for miles. The management is very concerned with gluten-free customers and usually bring the meals to you. I only got sick once, which was my own fault. I ordered the side of rice which has dairy in it; and I am also lactose intolerant! Whoops. Other than that there is nothing to complain about. Their takeout is just as consistent as their eat-in service. Never had any CC issues, although they sometimes forget to take cheese out of my order! The Waldorf salad and Grilled Chicken Sandwich are my favorites! Highly recommended.

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    4 ratingFebruary 24, 2016

    4 Wayside Rd, Burlington, MA 01803

    Very tasty gluten free options. I wasn't offered gluten free bread or dip like others have commented (hence the 4 stars). Carrot cake was great.

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    4 ratingFebruary 16, 2016

    501 Fellsway, Medford, MA 02155

    Chef brought out my meal. Waitress was also knowledgable and brought me out separate bread and oil (which was delicious- that was enough to get me to come back). Pasta was good- but I wasn't in love with the sauce. Pretty sure that was a palate thing and had nothing to do with how it was made. Menu is rather small, I'll be back!

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    5 ratingFebruary 13, 2016

    109 Chapel St, Needham, MA 02492

    Amazing!! They are super on top of gluten free - they have a really extensive separate menu, and actual bread and dipping sauce! The waitress was incredibly accommodating and great at service. The Mac and cheese and carrot cake were especially good. Definitely will return.

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    5 ratingFebruary 13, 2016

    49 Saint James Place, Ardmore, PA 19003

    This restaurant was full of gluten free options, including the best gluten free bread I have ever eaten. The service was wonderful, and I will definitely go back!

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    5 ratingFebruary 13, 2016

    305 Main St, Acton, MA 01720

    This was a gluten free paradise, especially since they had a deprecate gluten free menu. The food was delicious and the service was wonderful. I would DEFINITELY go back!

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    5 ratingFebruary 08, 2016

    Potomac Town Pl, Woodbridge, VA 22191

    The staff was very knowledgeable about celiac and the dangers of cross contamination. First time in a long time dining out didn't make me sick. Thanks so much.

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    5 ratingJanuary 20, 2016

    561 Glen Eagle Square, Glen Mills, PA 19342

    I love this place. My friend who has Celiacs says it's one of her safe places to eat. Managers bring out your GF food. They seem very knowledgable.

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    5 ratingJanuary 18, 2016

    49 Saint James Place, Ardmore, PA 19003

    It doesn't get much better than here. GF bread is amazing.

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    1 ratingJanuary 08, 2016

    111 Pond St, Norwell, MA 02061

    Used to be great but the last 5 or so times I have gotten sick. The manager is supposed to bring out the food but this hasn't been happening lately.

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    5 ratingJanuary 05, 2016

    291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581

    Warm gluten free biscuit-like bread with a separate plate of olive oil to enjoy before my meal for free. So good! I'm gluten intolerant and did not get sick.

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    3 ratingDecember 27, 2015

    Potomac Town Pl, Woodbridge, VA 22191

    Watch your order there. They brought me a salad that looked too good to be true and it was. Luckily I asked first as the gluten version would have made me very sick.

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    1 ratingDecember 27, 2015

    1 Market Sq, Newburyport, MA 01950

    Ordered gluten free macaroni and cheese. The pasta was tough to chew and clearly microwaved, and the cheese was just a piece of melted American cheese slapped on top. The bread was good, but also very obviously microwaved.

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    5 ratingDecember 16, 2015

    305 Main St, Acton, MA 01720

    They really went out their way to accommodate & they were very careful. The chef even turned on the dedicated fryer just to make me fries. Really impressed.

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    5 ratingDecember 03, 2015

    61 State Rd, Dartmouth, MA 02747

    Very good gluten free menu.

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    5 ratingDecember 01, 2015

    10400 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814

    Great food, fairly extensive list of entrees, gluten free rolls and bread that's pretty good, and a lot of attention paid to my celiac.

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    5 ratingNovember 29, 2015

    45 Enon St, Beverly, MA 01915

    Very accommodating, lots of options, yummy GF bread. Have been several times and never had a problem.

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    2 ratingNovember 28, 2015

    90 Pleasant Valley St, Methuen, MA 01844

    It's a burger joint. 3 of us ate there only one of us is celiac. I was offered gf bread and seperate dipping. Very good. But we all ordered our burgers med and came back burnt n greasy yet still pink inside. I will not return. To high priced for quality of food.

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    5 ratingNovember 25, 2015

    90 Pleasant Valley St, Methuen, MA 01844

    We ate here last night and the food and service were terrific. They have a huge and very impressive GF menu. Our server noticed immediately that I was looking at the GF menu and asked me if I wanted a GF roll. She brought out a delicious and very soft onion roll. I would definitely go back and recommend this place.

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    5 ratingNovember 22, 2015

    305 Main St, Acton, MA 01720

    Separate gf menu. I had the Vietnamese salmon. Groan, it was sooo good. They do have a gf bread while your friends eat their focaccia, but from what I heard it's more of a roll, and it contains dairy.

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    5 ratingNovember 22, 2015

    19307 Promenade Dr, Leesburg, VA 20176

    Dedicated GF menu with many tasty options. Brought my daughter her own GF bread basket with separate dipping sauce. Was nice to see their concern for cross contamination.

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    1 ratingNovember 15, 2015

    55 Main St, Watertown, MA 02472

    On 10.3.15, I ordered the Gluten free green machine pesto pasta to go. While my meal was labeled gf and with my first name, within an hour of eating, I was violently ill with obvious gluten poisoning. It became so bad, I passed out and my husband called 911. I was in the ER for hours as they attempted to control my symptoms and rehydrate. The next day, weak but functioning, I called and described my meal. Both the chef and the manager confirmed that the gf pasta should have been a penne style, while what I ate was a curly cavatapi (sp?) full of gluten. They sent me $75 gift card, as if I would ever trust them again. Not to mention that it barely covered the cost of our meal, to say nothing of copays for ER and ambulance ride. No one ever followed up with me, either to discuss how we can put checks and balances in place so this never happens to anyone else. Appalling. Please do not take your life into your hands by eating here.

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    5 ratingNovember 14, 2015

    49 Saint James Place, Ardmore, PA 19003

    They have a large gluten free menu! They also provide you with your own GF bread basket, and the bread is awesome! (You would never know it's gluten free it's that good).

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    5 ratingNovember 14, 2015

    561 Glen Eagle Square, Glen Mills, PA 19342

    Amazing gluten free menu. Gluten free bread! Gluten free desserts!

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    5 ratingNovember 14, 2015

    221 Daniel Webster Highway, Nashua, NH 03060

    They have a very extensive gluten free menu. They even provide a separate dipping plate and a warmed gf bun for dipping. I told the server I felt like I was a person, not a pariah.

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    5 ratingNovember 13, 2015

    61 State Rd, Dartmouth, MA 02747

    My girlfriend is gluten sensitive, lactose intolerant and, has colitis. we went looking for a place that is gluten friendly after seeing the menu online. the waitstaff was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. any food for a person with an allergy of any kind is cooked on a separate grill that is dedicated just for persons with allergies. overall best restaurant experience of my life.

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    4 ratingNovember 10, 2015

    645 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476

    The food is FANTASTIC and I love that they have a dedicated GF menu. However, atmosphere is not so much fun. More of an eat and get out of there place, it's a little cold.

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    5 ratingNovember 08, 2015

    221 Daniel Webster Highway, Nashua, NH 03060

    Wonderful place to eat, great chain. Never have a problem at any of their locations. Knowledgable staff, large menu and what other restaurant serves you gf bread before the meal.

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    5 ratingOctober 24, 2015

    221 Daniel Webster Highway, Nashua, NH 03060

    Wonderful place! Very knowledgable

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    5 ratingOctober 15, 2015

    291 Turnpike Rd, Westborough, MA 01581

    Amazing menu so many meals to choose from. Chef came to the table to reassure me that my meal was going to be made to perfection.

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    1 ratingSeptember 27, 2015

    793 Iyannough Rd, Barnstable Town, MA 02601

    I have Celiac Disease and was told to try this out. First time I went I was glutened, the waiter made a mistake. I was sent a gift card and urged by the manager to try it again... Glutened again. I'll never go here Again!

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    5 ratingSeptember 12, 2015

    10400 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814

    This place is awesome. Very well educated staff and managers come and speak to you and actually bring all of the GF food. Strong processes. Great menu. We will be back many many times. Finally a place in Bethesda with a GF menu.

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    5 ratingSeptember 03, 2015

    10400 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814

    YOU GUYS. This place is unreal. Fresh, delicious bread, ridiculously good food, and even a dessert option or two. I was so grateful to have such an amazing meal I was nearly in tears. And they were VERY careful, even announcing with my entree, "no gluten has been near this dish." Can't wait to come back.

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    5 ratingAugust 31, 2015

    19307 Promenade Dr, Leesburg, VA 20176

    Great food with great options. Yummy fresh made onion bread with a dipping sauce. Had the burger which was served on a freshly made onion roll. The roll was Soft and tasty. They even had gf carrot cake but I was too full to try it.

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    5 ratingAugust 29, 2015

    221 Daniel Webster Highway, Nashua, NH 03060

    Lengthy gluten free menu. They bring you a gf roll and separate dipping oil. Knowledgeable staff and accommodating. They say the carrot cake is amazing, but I haven't had it.

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    4 ratingAugust 28, 2015

    4 Wayside Rd, Burlington, MA 01803

    Separate gluten free menu gluten free rolls waiters bar tender asked me twice when ordering very attentive ! Food is very good

Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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