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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
  • 17
    Very good
  • 10
    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
Pleasant Surprise

So every time I travel I look for places with good pizza and I am so glad that we found The Engine House. The moment we entered the scent was so delicious that I got hungrier than what I was. The staff was great, we were welcomed and acknowledge the minute we enter the establishment. At the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
ebmnyc
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Newport, Rhode Island
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  • Dining on a budget
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Newport, Rhode Island
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

So every time I travel I look for places with good pizza and I am so glad that we found The Engine House. The moment we entered the scent was so delicious that I got hungrier than what I was. The staff was great, we were welcomed and acknowledge the minute we enter the establishment. At the counter the guy... More 

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Myersville, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

No visit for our family is complete with out a visit to Engine House Pizza. We have been coming to Salem several times per year for the past several years and always make a stop here (or two or three). We enjoy their pizza. It has a tasty sauce, good cheese, and a crispy crust. Their subs are pretty good,... More 

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The pizza sauce is highly acidic, all of their servers are run of the mill pizza shop quality. The main redeeming item on their menu was be fresh in house made chicken fingers. However, this has changed over the past year or so. They changed something about the flavoring, and now they overcook them, sometimes to the point of being... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

My family and I were in Salem on vacation. It was very hot and humid out and we hungry after a walking tour. We ordered some subs and ice water. My daughter is lactose intolerant and they were very accommodating of our questions concerning any milk ingredients. The food came quickly and was very good. I only wish the AC... More 

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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 34 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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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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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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