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Stanley's Lunch Incorporated - CLOSED

231 Pleasant St, Gardner, MA 01440-2928
(978) 632-9891
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- Jan 6, 2014
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English first
Templeton, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

I've lived in the area for years and never knew about this place. It's wonderful. Spotlessly clean with a décor from the 30's. It's not something designed to look that way it just never changed. People say hello to you. The food is not gourmet but it is authentic. Polish and French Canadien fare. Beautiful wood bar. Run by the... More

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89 reviews 89 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

My son found this little place in an old neighbor, the meat pie is very good, the meatloaf is excellent and the kielbasa is also very good, not like what I have had in the past. A reasonably priced menu, would have liked to see pierogi's on the menu. I still like my wives stuffed cabbage roll better. Friendly staff... More

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Athol, Massachusetts
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Stanley's Lunch opened in 1934 and is still owned by the same family. Not much has changed inside ... if you'd like the feeling of stepping back into the 1930s, stop in at Stanley's ... same pictures on the wall (President Franklin Delano Roosevelt!), same barback, same booths, same chairs. I love it. Try the spinach pie ... it's wonderful.... More

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Lunenburg, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2011

Great fresh homemade food. Nice people. Love the homemade kielbasa

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2008

good value - I like their salads a lot for some strange reason

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