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Pasta Fresca & Piadina

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2 Lincoln Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-2867
860-572-1245
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best grinders around

These are the grinders I remember from my childhood - stuffed with fresh turkey, shredded lettuce tomatoes, fresh cracked pepper and mayo. We split a large and devoured it, though we felt bad leaving a couple bites because it was so mass. Noon on a Saturday in mid-April with a steady stream of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Catherine M
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Ledyard, Connecticut
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Ledyard, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

These are the grinders I remember from my childhood - stuffed with fresh turkey, shredded lettuce tomatoes, fresh cracked pepper and mayo. We split a large and devoured it, though we felt bad leaving a couple bites because it was so mass. Noon on a Saturday in mid-April with a steady stream of people. The best!

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Mystic, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

There is something about a great sandwich that just hits the spot. Pasta Fresca makes the best grinders around... always fresh,no skimping on the servings, so much food. Very often we make a few meals out of one grinder. If you are hungry and want delicious satisfying food quick, this is your place!

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Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

These guys make awesome, GIANT, grinders made to order. Hubby and I normally split one and it is plenty for both of us for a lunch. The bread and provolone they use are awesome and the staff are friendly. Remember it is cash only!

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Stonington, CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Grinders made to order the way a grinder should be made! Fresh bread and daily specials. Located across the street from the Packer Bldg next to the Mystic Train Station.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

You have to look for this place but once you find it, it will be worth your search. It's small, is CASH ONLY, NO CREDIT CARDS but the sandwiches are outstanding. One little known fact is on Fridays, they make meatball subs. You should call ahead to reserve them because they usually run out of the meatballs a little after... More 

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North Stonington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I have been going here for many years and they have excellent grinders. They are so much tastier with shredded cabbage so I order mine with that. My daughter loves the pasta salad and has been asking for it since five years old. She is now a college graduate who comes home occasionally and still requests that I we stop... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

I have had many grinders but this tops them all. The bread is nice and crusty and the rest is awesome,too.They are only open until they are out of bread so in the summer you better get an early start.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

They are so big we usually split one. The grinder rolls they use are wonderfully crusty. They fill it up with meat, shredded lettuce or cabbage, tomatoes, cheese and oil or mayo. It's only take out, and it pays to call ahead. You can buy cold drinks and chips there, too. Pick it up and head out on your boat.

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Groton, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Excellant grinders overstuffed tough to eat the whole thing. Call ahead for pickup no place to sit and eat.

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Noank, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

First, the bread is crunchy outside, clod like inside. The meat plentiful. Ask for cabbage instead of lettuce. No tables inside. Carry out. But find a dock, or scenic road to savor the best sub sandwich you've had in awhile.

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Address: 2 Lincoln Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-2867
Phone Number: 860-572-1245
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
Cuisine: Italian, Delicatessen

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  • Address: 2 Lincoln Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-2867
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: 860-572-1245

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Delicatessen

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