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71 Lafayette St, Salem, MA 01970-3619
+1 978-745-1744
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food at great prices.

We came to Salem on a budget, and had to play it smart. We ate here 3 separate times, and tried something different on each visit. All of our food was ready quickly and prepared accurately. The subs were great, but being from Chicago (where our pizza is very different) I wasn't as crazy about their... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 13, 2014
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  • Dining on a budget
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We're from Chicago so we know good pizza! This place had a great atmosphere and great prices. Its walking distance from the witch museum and a numerous other attractions!

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Salem, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I ordered some subs and onion rings and two Pizzas from Engine House PIZZAS. They came late and forgot the PIZZAS!!!!????? Please! How can a pizza place forget the pizzas? He comes back later with two pizzas and says they forgot to make them. What?? Then we eat the food and it was horrible!! Greasy, undercooked, lousy sauce and hardly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

the food is always great and the prices are fair. New owners are taking the restraint in an awesome new direction with lots of remodels and new items to the menu. I've been eating here for years and the food has never been better then now. The wait staff and counter girls are always trying their best to keep up... More 

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Salem, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The new owner Brad and his idiots who work the counter should be escorted out of town for thinking they can run a pizza place. 50% of their orders are incorrect, one girl (African American) is so angry all the time she just be on a forced program to work their where the owner gets a tax credit, the blonde... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We came to Salem on a budget, and had to play it smart. We ate here 3 separate times, and tried something different on each visit. All of our food was ready quickly and prepared accurately. The subs were great, but being from Chicago (where our pizza is very different) I wasn't as crazy about their pizza. My husband, however,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We had the meatball and sausage sub. Wow, delicious! And very affordable. The bread was soft and fresh. And the meat was cooked to perfection! This meal is definitely worth the money!

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Bainbridge, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I had a pepperoni pizza which was delicious. The crust was baked well with just the right amount of crispness and chewiness. My wife had the eggplant parm which was also very good.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Amazing steak and cheese sub, fiance had Italian was also excellent, service was fast and friendly, decor was very fun also. Good price great food

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

VERY limited seating.. The crowd comes in spurts. I got two slices but whoa dude one would've done. One slice is normally 3 regular slices of pie from my neighborhood. Neat atmosphere and you may even see fire trucks depart from the real engine house across the street.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

First, this place has good reviews, and it was super close by so I was looking forward to trying it out. Went for late night pizza for the kids and got ignored as soon as I walked in. But the real question is what am I supposed to do with a pizza unsliced. Do you have to request a sliced... More 

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Additional Information about Engine House Restaurant

Address: 71 Lafayette St, Salem, MA 01970-3619
Phone Number: +1 978-745-1744
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 71 Lafayette St, Salem, MA 01970-3619
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-745-1744

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?