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766 Main Street (Route 6A), behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638
508 385 3877
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6:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Easy Choice for Lunch

Great soups and sandwiches, and good coffee. Local hangout that often has great local music. Yummy baked goods.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
ParistoCapeCod
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Dennis, Massachusetts
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Dennis, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great soups and sandwiches, and good coffee. Local hangout that often has great local music. Yummy baked goods.

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Thank ParistoCapeCod
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58 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mercantile is a bakery/deli. The problem with Mercantile is their slow service. Making a sandwich just shouldn't take as long as it takes at this place. They need to figure out a better way of running this nice establishment because the food is very good. If they could pick up the pace then they would be excellent.

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Thank bcnyyan
Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

A nice place for a relaxing cup of coffer and various treats. The balcony is nice. Not fancy, but worth a stop.

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Thank David R
Boston, MA
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182 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Perfect place to stop for a sandwich. The staff (owners?) could not be nicer. Delicious sandwich and on a nice day, a very pleasant place to eat outdoors!

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Thank laviajeraliz
Dennis, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I often get lunch to take to work. Many daily specials and a long list of sandwiches plus salads. It may get overwhelmed somethimes in the summer, but otherwise a good solid choice

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Thank suzchl
Dennis, Massachusetts
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129 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Great sandwiches. Good place to grab a salad or sandwich. Good coffee and deserts. Also serves breakfast which I did not have.

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Thank jjapples
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Awesome sandwiches!!! It's a must for breakfast and or lunch. Breakfast sandwich is the way to go. For lunch I love the BLT and I add avocado and hot peppers. Awesome in house made cookies for desert will finish off the great lunch! Enjoy

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Thank capecodchris13
Newington, Connecticut
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This place is such a little gem. Great sandwiches, great bakery choices. Call ahead for your beach lunches!!!

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Thank Tina M
Olathe, Kansas
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87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The homemade from scratch pies offered at The Mercantile are second to none and definitely worth the price. Order ahead for a wonderful family dessert after dinner.

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1 Thank Jan B
yarmouth Port, MA
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Home baked breads and interesting sandwich combos. I love the Turkey, Havarti, with thinly sliced granny apple & mayo on the homemade oatmeal bread, mmmmmm! Eat here inside or out, or take it for the beach. Lots of other goodies too, salads, cheese, cookies and more. A little hard to find, but once you do. . .you will be back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 766 Main Street (Route 6A), behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: 508 385 3877

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?