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General Picnic Information and Online Ordering 

Orders may be placed on-line only. ORDERS PLACED CANNOT BE CANCELLED OR RE-SCHEDULED. 

Quick Link on how to make reservations, order food and the process.   Please be sure to read our other pages for a full understanding of our operations.

  1.  Make a reservation for a table at the Picnic Grounds.    All of our operations are currently by reservation only as requested by the guidelines issue by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  When making a reservation, the 15 minute time designation is for your arrival time.   With our reservation system, our goal is to avoid lines and gatherings at the check in area.  Please 2.1 reservations can only be for 6 people or less.  No exceptions and no multiple bookings.  The duration of your reservation is from the time you selected to check in until 3.5 hours later except at all reservation are concluded at the time we close.  Once you have made a reservation, we will send you an email  confirming your reservation.

  2. You will receive a second letter with 24 hours of your reservation assigning you a table.  If you do not receive one, please email with your name, date and time of your reservation and we will send the letter out again.

  3. Place your order for beverages and  food and other retail items.  First and foremost, please appreciate that our on-line store did not anticipate Covid-19.  We are operating outside of the functionality for which it was designed so we need our customers to be aware of some issues that require you to follow the directions below.

Why order in advance?

In an effort to best serve our customers, we have limited visitors for each day and we limit the number of orders that can be place each 1/2 hour to make sure that we are able to fill your order timely.  Food must be order at least 60 minutes in advance.  Everything else is a minimum of 15 minutes.  Food and beverage will not be delivered simultaneously as beverage service will be delivered by our wine shop and food service from our restaurant. Please appreciate that if you wait until you arrive, the time you select many not be available and so the wait times might be longer.  We have absolutely no control over regulating when people will order.  Additionally, please make an effort to place your order all at once.  While there is no restriction on placing a second order we are attempting to make delivery as quickly as possible so we appreciate any and all efforts to plan.  Please note that we limit the consumption of alcohol to our beers, wines and a few mixed drinks. all sold by the bottle.


Available for delivery from 11 am to 6 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and from 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday.  If you are ordering for delivery to our picnic tables, please select the delivery tab and type in our address which is listed on the page – 100 Wattaquadock Hill Road, Bolton, MA  01740.  (It will actually suggest the address once you start typing. )  When you proceed to check out, there is a box to put Delivery Instructions.  Please enter your table identification which will be a letter and a number.

CURBSIDE PICKUP:  Available during all hours of operations.  Items ordered for pickup cannot be brought into the picnic area and will only be available to people in cars for placement in the truck of their car.  Please do not try to circumvent this approach.

MENU LIMITATIONS:  They on-line store does not allow us to present different menu’s for different times so we are asking our customers to only order items from the two menus below for delivery at the times available.

“J’s Take Out” Menu-  Available for Pickup  from 4 – 7 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Available for delivery to our Picnic Grounds from 4 – 6 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Grounds close at 7 pm on Thursay, Friday and Saturday and at 5 pm on Sunday.  Please consider this when having a late delivery as purchasing food does not permit anyone to stay later.

“Daytime Picnics at the Winery” Menu –  Available  for either delivery to the Picnic grounds or Pickup from the winery on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday for delivery or pickup  between 11 am and 4 pm.