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Scratch Kitchen

245 Derby street, Salem, MA 01970
978-741-2442
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Ranked #45 of 213 Restaurants in Salem
Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: New restaurant.
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  • English first
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English first
Boston
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We were so pleased to discover this restaurant. We love their philosophies around incorporating locally sourced food (e.g. bread, cheese, beers, etc). I don't think we've every had a bad meal here and I love their daily offerings of different soups, desserts, etc. It's so nice to see a place make so much themselves versus getting stuff out of a... More 

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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147 reviews 147 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

They make one of the top three best chicken fingers in salem.The breading us light and crispy.The chicken inside is juicy and delicious.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

no welcome. Had to ask if we could sit down. We're out of Bloody Mary mix. No coffee was made and we ended up getting it halfway through our meal when we saw staff standing around drinking it upon our arrival. Our server was rude and did not want to be there. Our hash browns came out cold and dry.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I stopped in for lunch, menu looked amazing and the staff was super-friendly. I went with the suggestion of the waitress- a Steak sandwich (something I would have never ordered on my own). All I can say is WOW! Absolutely amazing!!! Also got a beer as she suggested and that was just as yummy. Waitress was so helpful in pointing... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This place was delicious. I went here on a date with someone, and we both have food allergies. This place was just awesome. Everything is made from scratch, as the name suggests, but still delicious. It takes a little time for things to be made and brought out, but it's kind of to be expected. Don't come in if you're... More 

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Penfield, NY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a no frills sandwich shop. Some of the best fries ever! Pulled pork was soggy from the slaw dressing which was all in the same basket. Other then the sogginess, everything else was great.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The food was delicious, and that's the one positive thing I have to say. The staff was unfriendly, and at certain points just plain rude. I don't know why the service was so poor, but it's an internal issue they really should address.

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Chicago, Illinois
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80 reviews 80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Alright here's the problem the food was great. BUT, the service was horrible... The young man that seated us and took a while to take our order was very unpleasant. He looked angry the whole time and clearly did not want to be there. He spoke very monotone like he was depressed or something. It took a while to get... More 

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We couldn't decide what to order as everything sounded good so ordered a few items to split. The food was tasty and fresh. Our waiter, Bryan, could not have been more patient, helpful, pleasant and attentive. Would definitely go back.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

Sat in SK on Halloween surrounded by witches and warlocks. All the food seemed home made and natural - skin-on fries served in a flower pot plus they make their own bread. Even the cola was made with cane sugar. A great place to go for lunch and at a reasonable price too.

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Additional Information about Scratch Kitchen

Address: 245 Derby street, Salem, MA 01970
Phone Number: 978-741-2442
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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