Chain restaurants line the road connecting Interstate 495 to Tewksbury Center, which suggests nothing here is worth a stop. Locals know different. A wood-fired grill puts out Greek-style kebabs that are hot, juicy, and delicious with a smoky flair. Avgolemono, the classic egg-lemon soup, is thick with rice and satisfying.
1060 Main St., Tewksbury, 978-863-0111, www.skewerswoodgrill.com