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In A Pinch Cafe

Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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146 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301
603.226.2272
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 5
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Great little spot on the main drag...

We stopped for lunch and were very content. Service was fabulous and great homemade desserts. Wanted to go back this past weekend, but closed on Sunday's.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
DMarshall2014
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and had a Cuban that was just OK, and Italian sandwich that was better. The soups tasted homemade and tasted very good. The name is exactly what it is. It'll do "In a Pinch". Certainly worth going to for a quick lunch and friendly service.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We stopped for lunch and were very content. Service was fabulous and great homemade desserts. Wanted to go back this past weekend, but closed on Sunday's.

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Urbana, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We often have lunch here when we visit Concord. The sandwiches, salads and soups are home made every day. This time we enjoyed a vegetarian quiche and a white bean pesto soup.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My colleague suggested meeting here for lunch. I had never eaten here before. Unfortunately, on the day we were supposed to meet she had to cancel. Since I had expected to go out for lunch I had not brought my usual brown bag lunch, so I decided to pick up a sandwich and bring it back to the office. Sandwiches... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Stopped for breakfast at 10 am and they didn't really have any breakfast food. However, they did have quiche. Ordered a "meal plate" it was a very small slice of Quiche and 4 pieces of cut up fruit and a croissant. Would have been ok but they charged me $9.89 for it. The quiche was very tasty but for the... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a quick lunch stop with good, healthy ready-made salads. Sandwiches and quiche are also available for lunch.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Visited this café today. Was very surprised to find the food and service so bad. All new help so I guess it has changed hands. No only was the food and service bad the place was not very clean. The trash area behind the check was very dirty. I will never get there again.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Great Tarragon Chicken Salad and very good homemade baked goods. Very casual setting - nothing fancy. Very good take-out business.

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Bow, New Hampshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

I work for a local school district and have used In A Pinch many times for lunch delivery, but today was my last! They can never get the order accurate, they're never on time, and don't include the chips or paper goods after explicitly asking them to ensure the order is accurate and on time. Today, they delivered 45 mins.... More 

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Hooksett, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Really tasty sandwiches and great desserts. Lots to choose from, friendly people. Very tight parking, but once you get in, worth it. Breads are bakery quality and varied. Good place to grab lunch for your office.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 146 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: 603.226.2272

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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