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Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe

540 Plank Rd., Waterbury, CT 06705
+1 203-754-5600
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Ranked #2 of 288 Restaurants in Waterbury
Price range: $0 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
Dining options: Takeout
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Dining options: Takeout
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  • English first
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English first
Waterbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This place has the best grinders around. They have a wide variety to choose from. The service is great with friendly people. One of the best places to eat!

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Lois R, Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your experience with us. We care about our customers and hearing positive feedback really does make our day! We share every review that we receive with our entire staff. We are so glad to hear that you think that we have the best grinders around!... More 

Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This place is one of my favorites! I love their hot pastrami grinder, just the way they make it, its perfection! Was blown away to find out this place offers franchises, it has the taste and feel of a mom and pop deli circa 1950, Italian NYC.

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Big_Daddy_Toges, We love getting positive feedback from our customers! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your experience with us. We share every review that we receive with our entire staff and it means a lot to us to have happy customers! We so appreciate you saying that we've maintained a "Mom & Pop"... More 

west hartford,CT
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Stopped several times, and always happy with selections. Love the eggplant! Friendly and quick service.

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

bi4ever, We are so glad that you love our eggplant! It makes our day to get a good review. We share every review that we receive with our entire staff. We know they'll be happy to get this one! We appreciate your business and we thank you for being our customer. We look forward to seeing more of you in... More 

Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

I've been eating Nardelli's grinders for over 40 years. The bread is awesome ask for the hard crust. They charge more for it (which I don't appreciate), but the cold cuts and cheese assortment is good. A lot more prepared foods now, like anti paste, chicken marsala, salads, and desserts too. The cannoli and torrone are here too. Try it,... More 

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Raymojay, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are thrilled to hear that you've tried a variety of things and have enjoyed them. We are glad that you know about Millities bread. It indeed does cost a little bit more but it is a specialty item and it's worth it! We appreciate your business and... More 

Kew Gardens, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

AWESOME. We were passing through on our way to Waterbury from NYC. I was looking for a local place that was great. Nordelli's was everything it needed to be. The place was warm and comfortable. The people inside were nice, helpful, and on top of things. And the grinder was AWESOME. Half of a grinder is going to be enough... More 

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Aikoprod, We are so glad that you stopped by! We share every review that we receive with our entire staff and we are so glad to hear that you had a wonderful experience with us. We hope that the next time you are in CT that you'll come and see us again! GRAZIE~ Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe More 

Waterbury, Connecticut
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Nordellis grinders are the best around! There generously portioned and delicious every time! My favorite is the stuffed pastrami... Soooo good! The one on Watertown ave in Waterbury is the best with my experience. Only let down was in Danbury. I knew it wasn't up to par the second it was handed to me. Noticeably wasn't as heavy as the... More 

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Waterburyangelo, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad to hear that you've been happy with us. We love that you appreciate the good value of huge portions and quality ingredients. The baked stuffed pastrami is quite a delicious grinder! We're sorry to hear that there wasn't consistency between locations. You certainly shouldn't... More 

Newark, Delaware
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

First time had the chicken breast grinder, not soo good, chicken was gristle and almost like a preform. My co-worker had the Italian and said it was probably the best sandwich he ever had. Having heard this, i did return to give them a second chance. He was right, the Italian was the best sandwich i ever had. for that... More 

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

David K., We are so glad that you were willing to try us again after you didn't enjoy your chicken grinder. The Italian Combo is indeed one of our best grinders and we couldn't be happier that you thought so, too. We share every review that we receive with our staff and we'll make sure that they aware of your... More 

Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Stopped by for lunch as I was traveling through the area. Seen the sign from the travel channel rating it as one of the best grinders in America. Well they were spot on, I had the Italian combo, I was not disappointed. It was the best grinder I ever had. It was fresh and delicious. I was surprised how fast... More 

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Rich W., We are so glad that you stopped by for lunch! We couldn't be happier that you experienced an Italian Combo grinder. It is one of the best grinders we offer. We share every review that we receive with our entire staff and we know that they'll be happy to see this. We truly appreciate you taking the time... More 

New Haven, Connecticut
Top Contributor
147 reviews 147 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The best sub shop, ever!...just so fresh delicious and great value... I usually get my favorite ham and cheese ,but there is so much more....pulled pork, grilled chicken, pastrami, ...so good that they are now all over Connecticut... I always go out of my way to make it here for lunch....and always great to try something new.....

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

JJFlash7, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We are thrilled that you love our grinders. Ham & cheese is a great choice. There are so many grinder options that we are glad to hear that you've tried some other ones, too. We share every review that we receive with our entire staff and... More 

Hillsboro, OH
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you leave here hungry, it is your own fault. Their subs are massive. Half is more than a foot long sub at most places. Employees are very friendly.

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NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this review

Durango4x4, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We share every review that we receive with our entire staff and we know they'll be happy to see this! We agree that it is very hard to eat a whole grinder in one sitting. Most customers take the second of their whole grinder to go... More 

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Additional Information about Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe

Address: 540 Plank Rd., Waterbury, CT 06705
Phone Number: +1 203-754-5600
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

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