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Virgilio's

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Italian, Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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29 Main St., Gloucester, MA
Today
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 39
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  • 12
    Very good
  • 2
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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
everything i heard was true

my folks love gloucester and spend a lot of time there. for years all they've done is rave about virgilio's. finally got to take a trip to gloucester this week, found virgilio's and ordered my sandwich- caprese salad sub. just fantastic. i wish i had more. totally worth the 8hr drive. the bread is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

my folks love gloucester and spend a lot of time there. for years all they've done is rave about virgilio's. finally got to take a trip to gloucester this week, found virgilio's and ordered my sandwich- caprese salad sub. just fantastic. i wish i had more. totally worth the 8hr drive. the bread is simply amazing. the fresh mozzarella just... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Heavenly!!! My husband was across the street at fisherman's outfitters so I strolled across the street for a quick snack wasn't disappointed, helpful staff, good eats.

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Bloomsburg, PA
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Virgilio's is the best place for deli sandwiches in the area. My wife and I while on vacation in Gloucester last month were looking for a place to get a good deli sandwich to take along on our whale watch trip that afternoon. We noticed a small crowd of people sitting and standing outside this small restaurant as we drove... More 

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Adam Sandler recommend via repeated mention in his movie grown ups.We decided to give them a try today.The canolli was good and tasted fresh but not exceptional. The real star of the show is the pizza and sub selection here.Nice buttery dough and soft bread. Again,nothing amazing, but still very good.there are also imported items here for foodies.

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new haven, ct
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Recently went to Gloucester with Massachusetts friends for a nice day looking about and having lunch. Unfortunately at the very beginning of the day I tripped on the curb by the "They That Go Down to the Sea in Ships" monument and went down to the pavement in ballet flats, breaking my foot in the process (so that the only... More 

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Gloucester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Fresh, tasty, and addictive. Pace yourself! Owners and workers polite even when packed especially at lunch. Call ahead to have it done when you get there.

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boston ma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Virgilios is great if you order the St Joseph's sandwich. After that is just a great roll with Italian cold cuts. Nothing special

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Bread and rolls baked fresh every day; some very unique combinations; meat and cheese always tasty; popular with locals and tourists.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

great rolls and bread great cannoli's. cookies and pizza friendly staff, owner there every day.. everything made fresh

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Utica, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The subs are to die for.Best rolls and bread i have ever had hands down.Baked fresh daily.Old time Italian bakery.Done right

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Additional Information about Virgilio's

Address: 29 Main St., Gloucester, MA
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
Open Hours:
Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Sandwiches, Delicatessen

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 29 Main St., Gloucester, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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