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Are you looking for a quick bite to eat but don’t know where to go? Worcester and nearby cities have so many options that will meet your food satisfactions. Whether you like Mexican food, want the best steak and cheese, a 6-piece tender meal, or if you’re just trying to eat healthier, we’ve got it all. 


Coming in at number one, we have the Taco Spot. 

4.8 star rating

Located: 264 Grafton st. Worcester, MA  

Here you have all your choices: chicken, pork or beef tacos. They also serve Taquitos, Nachos and Quesadillas all with a price ranging from $4-10$! I like to say this is a hidden gem in the city and people love this place because of the quality of food and flavor the Taco spot brings. 


At number two, we have the famous Chick-fil-a.

4.4 star rating 

Located: 80 Goldstar Blvd, Worcester, MA

Chick-fil-A is home to big families and groups of friends when it comes to finding a quick place to get some good-quality food. Chick-fil-a serves both breakfast and lunch everyday. Their menu is also very kid-friendly and provides healthy food options. From chicken nuggets, sandwiches, and fries to salad bowls, fruit cups and wraps. Their fast-track ordering and great customer service is why people keep coming back, except on Sundays! 


Are you a fruit lover? Are you one to mix your favorite healthy snacks in one? Three words..Try Fuel America! 

4.3 star rating 

Located: 6 Mercantile st, Worcester, MA

Fuel America is a great place to eat healthy foods that allow you to enjoy a joint pack of mixed flavors. They serve a variety of mixed fruit açai bowls and smoothies but if you’re feeling something simple, they also serve coffees, teas, freshly baked pastries, salad bowls and hot sammies. 


Next up we have Hot Table Panini at number 4.


4.3 star rating 

Located: 43 park ave. Worcester, MA

What’s a panini you might say? It’s a grilled sandwich made on Italian bread! Their crispy exteriors, warm interiors and grill marks is what makes it a panini! Here at Hot Table, you have the choice of getting all kinds of fixed panini’s based on your choice of meat! For example, they serve turkey honey dijon’s, swiss steak mushroom panini, cubano panini, spicy bbq pork and more. There’s even non-meat panini’s like a caprese or santa fe veggie. Hot Tables provides a comfortable and welcoming environment for everyone in the community. 


Coming in at number 5, we have Jersey Mike’s Subs.

3.9 star rating 

Located: 120 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA

If you’re ever in the mood for a really good sandwich, come enjoy a sub from above at Jersey Mike’s! Their menu options provide a simple understanding of any cold cuts or hot subs for you to enjoy! The most famous cold subs that everyone gets are #13 Original Italian or a #7 Turkey and Provolone. Their most famous hot sub of course is the #17 Mike’s Famous Philly Cheesesteak. Jersey Mike’s is like a family because of the way they are able to create bonds with their customers. Meeting customer satisfaction and slicing up a good sub has always been their goal.


Last but no least, at number 6, we have Chipotle Mexican Grill.

3.9 star rating 

Located: 97 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA

Some might say chipotle is their life because of how good it is! This mexican-american restaurant is a good source of protein. You have the option of getting a bowl, burrito, taco or quesadilla. They serve chicken, steak, beef barbacoa or carnitas. From there you pick your choice of rice and beans and any other toppings provided like sour cream, guacamole or shredded cheese etc. Chipotle can be very filling to some but others finish their food in seconds! People love their unique dining experience and flavorful food from Chipotle. 


So whenever you’re at home and don’t want to cook dinner, or if you’re out wondering what you want to eat, you have the top 6 best choices of where to get some great food based on your needs! 

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