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Richard's Giant Grinders

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875 Memorial Ave, West Springfield, MA 01089
(413) 732-3435
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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Grinder heaven

This place is hard to find but if you get there you will be amazed at the service, quality of food and portions. The best Ruben I have had in a long time!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is hard to find but if you get there you will be amazed at the service, quality of food and portions. The best Ruben I have had in a long time!!

Thank Nova22
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Enjoyed the grinders and the overall selection available. Traditional subs and hot food available. Looking forward to our next visit when we can stop in again.

Thank Alexandra G
Roscoe, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Visited this spot for lunch and came away really impressed! The steak and cheese I ordered was fantastic! It was prepared to order and came out just perfect, nice and hot! The service was good and the food came out quickly! Pricing was reasonable and I would highly recommend this spot for lunch!

1 Thank Neil W
Hartford, CT
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

A long time staple of grinder greatness. The fresh bread is what makes the difference. We prefer the foot-long cold cut above all the other popular menu options. Nothing fancy, just tasty subs at an affordable price. Lunch combo deals are really a good buy and the service is quick. Some staffers have been working here for many years. If... More 

Thank Bindle
Enfield, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The best grinders around. I have been a customer of Richards for over 30 years and enjoy their grinders the best. The prices are good and the employees are very nice. They offer meals as well as grinders. All the food is very good. I would highly recommend them. They also have a catering service.

Northampton, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

They have some grinders there that are so big it can feed you for 4 days. The price is reasonable- it's next to where I got my car fixed at Mechanix behind Sherwin Williams paint. So while waiting I would stop in at Richards or Debbie Wongs both are so excellent Richards seems like the freshest grinder rolls I have... More 

Thank Stormy013
Chicopee, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I've heard and reviewed allot of comments about Richard's Grinders. Playing Golf on a Tuesday and driving past their location made me try them out. I looked at their menu and figured it would be a great choice even reading the reviews. Boy, was I wrong. I ordered a Basic Cold Cut Grinder from the Golf Course in Agawam knowing... More 

Thank bdcyagn
South Windsor, Connecticut
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113 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I come here occasionally when I am in the area for some event that last through lunch. Food is always good and fast. Been coming here for years a couple times a year.

Thank Eric H
Springfield, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Yes, 20 years ago , in the 1980's, when we lived like there was no tomorrow, one place stands out in exceptional taste, Richards. Went there quite often but as time went thru the 90's and the fact ,I moved away , I lost track but only temporarily. Made a special trip recently, I went back to see if tradition... More 

1 Thank Ray S
West Springfield, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

I get lunch here maybe 15 days a month; everyone hustles, but is still polite. Hot things are hot, cold things cold. Salads are huge!

Thank John F

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 875 Memorial Ave, West Springfield, MA 01089
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  West Springfield
  • Phone Number: (413) 732-3435

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8
  • Cuisine: American, Delicatessen, Soups

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