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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Restaurant reality has rowdy behavior but lots of heart.

TV A&E Reality TV 2014
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age 15+

Based on 1 parent review

age 15+


It's a good family show well until Bob starts coming around and is constantly looking for a hand out . Pay attention any scene he's in it's but but what about me. His message is wrong to kids in my opinion it's like hey don't work hard let someone else do that then come along and whine your way in. Be a man Boob I mean Bob you look and act like a jealous little punk!!!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Kids say: Not yet rated

From deciding on a location for the second Wahlburger restaurant, to arguing over which son is Alma Wahlberg's favorite, Wahlburgers offers a voyeuristic-but-fun look at the family dynamics between the younger members of the Wahlberg clan. It also highlights the challenges that come with owning a restaurant and building a franchise, few of which are eliminated by Donnie or Mark's fame.

Some of the scenes feel contrived, but they're still entertaining thanks to the appearances of family friends like Henry "Nacho" Laun and Johnny "Drama" Alves, who inspired some of the characters in the HBO-series Entourage. But it's the anecdotes shared about the Wahlberg family, and the way the brothers interact with each other and their mother as adults, that give this show it's heart.

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