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The Pita Spot

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45 Williams Ave, Rte. 1, Mystic, CT 06355-2918
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hartford, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Pita Spot is most definitely one of my favorite restaurants now. The inside was well-decorated, the waiters were extremely helpful when it came to allergies, and the food was absolutely delicious! I ordered the Hummus Special Pita, and my friend ordered the Lala Chicken Pita and we were both blown away. It's definitely a place that I would love... More 

Thank juliamaria16
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had lunch at TPS this past Sunday. The food was really delicious and the service was attentive and friendly. The chicken lala wrap was delicious (especially the pickled cucumbers), as were the meat pies. The kids meals were homemade (including the handcut fries) and we all enjoyed this meal. We will definitely return.

Thank Jennifer C
Mystic, Connecticut
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food is incredible! One of the best Middle Eastern Restaurants between New York and Boston. Take the train in from either city and enjoy! If traveling thru, STOP and eat as you will not forget it.

Thank Tim G
New Haven, Connecticut
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

So much more than pita! i started with a medium-spicy peanut based soup before moving on to a shawarma wrap. Others in the party had salads, baked kibbeh, yogurt & olive oil, and of course baba ganoush (nice and smokey) and humous. Everything we ordered was made in-house and delectable.

Thank Red_West_not_that_1
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66 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A restaurant has to be something special when it can get you to drive 45 minutes each way just for their one-of-a-kind signature dish. La la chicken. Glorious. We love it as the pita -- flavorful, marinated chicken, rolled into an extremely thin pita with a fluffy (weird to use as a food description, but it really is), delicious garlic... More 

Thank ConnecticutKimberly
Northampton, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We Try to make it hear a couple times a year, and even make plans to visit Mystic with the primary goal of dinner or lunch here. The fava beans, baba ganoush and la la chicken are particular wonderful.

Thank AnnieAndLittleJoe
Charleston, South Carolina
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176 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful spot for fresh, healthy Middle Eastern food. They have unusual as well as traditional foods and drinks. Try a Lebanese drink or a Turkish coffee. Begin with warm or cold appetizers. Everything was tasty and fresh. The waitstaff was attentive and helpful. Yummy!

Thank ana4sc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great little resistant! Staff is fun and customer service friendly. Prices are good and food is very authentic and delicious! We have eaten there several times and really enjoy each time!! Pita chips are made fresh daily! Chicken shawarma is my favorite! Prices are reasonable! The Turkish coffee is a must try!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Niantic, Connecticut
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98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not our first visit to The Pita Spot and certainly won't be our last. We visited on a Wednesday night in July. It was quite crowded, but then again it is Mystic in the summer. We started out with a plate of appetizers. Delicious is all i can say.The citrus salad was so fresh and the big orange... More 

Thank Todd P
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a delicious menu. Great for take out or dine in. One of our favorite resturants in Mystic. Staff is so friendly, service is great. Food is amazing.

Thank Kristen C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $23
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Middle Eastern, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Williams Ave, Rte. 1, Mystic, CT 06355-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: 860~415~4656
Conveniently located less than a mile from downtown Mystic, this quaint Mediterranean Grill has charm and ambiance, outdoor seating, and on site parking. Authentic, fresh, home-style cooking & all natural ingredients.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?