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The Pita Spot

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Lebanese, Mediterranean
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45 Williams Ave, Rte. 1, Mystic, CT 06355
860~415~4656
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5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Conveniently located less than a mile from downtown Mystic, this quaint...
Conveniently located less than a mile from downtown Mystic, this quaint Mediterranean Grill has charm and ambiance, outdoor seating, and on site parking. Authentic, fresh, home-style cooking & all natural ingredients.
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 274
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Out of my comfort zone!

Never having had tried Lebanese food before I welcomed a new adventure. We were greeted with wonderful aromas and busy wait staff upon entering. After being seated were were asked to be moved to a smaller table to accommodate other guests. I was annoyed but complied. The owner/manager? sent... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
samsmomm
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Westfield, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
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375 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Westfield, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Never having had tried Lebanese food before I welcomed a new adventure. We were greeted with wonderful aromas and busy wait staff upon entering. After being seated were were asked to be moved to a smaller table to accommodate other guests. I was annoyed but complied. The owner/manager? sent over some complimentary hummus and warm pita for our trouble. It... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Really great, tasty food. It's hard to find this type of food around here! The staff was really nice and helpful. It is a small place, in a little plaza. Not on the water but not everyone can be (not a big deal, there are places on the water that don't sit outside so you'd never know it). We went... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Everything was so delicious and fresh. The falafel pita wraps were terrific! Our kids loved it too. Can't wait to come back this summer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Came down from Ny for a couple of days and loved this wonderful place. Service was incredible and food is too good to be true! Hope they expand but i will definately recommend!

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The Fiery Falafel is a secret menu item and it is sooo good! perfect spot for a vegan eater in the New London county. Everything I've had is very delicious there. It may be a Lebanese restaurant but I brought my Church there and everyone found something they enjoyed.

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Shoreline Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We were hoping to find on our visit last night that the service had improved. Unfortunately that was not the case. This is now our 3rd visit to what is a highly rated place by TripAdvisor. This may have been our last time. For an eatery that is rated #1 in Mystic, we expect much more. It is a very... More 

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NH
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This place was excellent. I was in town for work and had no interest in fast food or the hotel restaurant so I took a spin down the road form my hotel and ended up here. The place is tiny but quaint. The staff was excellent. My waitress recommended a most delicious bottle of wine and the owner (?) was... More 

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New City, New York, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Who would have thought we would find an authentic, awesome Middle eastern place in Mystic CT? Here on a mini vacation with my family, we found this place and were SO happy. Owner is very friendly and gives background on all dishes in person. Portions were good, food was fresh and DELICIOUS, and wine recommendations were on point. Our ages... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I walked into the Pita Spot on a chilly February night, alone. I was warmly greeted by two of the waitresses and taken to a seat.There was an immediate sense that I was going to be taken care of,and I was.Kathleen,my waitress was as cheerful and friendly as she could be,the chicken lala pita sandwich was very good,and the atmosphere... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I have been talking about going to the Pita Spot for several years and have finally arrived.I enjoy Greek and Arabic cuisine and and Pita Spot makes the mark. This is a family run operation and each of the three brothers and sisters bring fine food to the table. They are friendly and would be welcome at my table anytime.warm... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 45 Williams Ave, Rte. 1, Mystic, CT 06355
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: 860~415~4656

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 23
  • Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

Description

Conveniently located less than a mile from downtown Mystic, this quaint Mediterranean Grill has charm and ambiance, outdoor seating, and on site parking. Authentic, fresh, home-style cooking & all natural ingredients.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?