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Pappa Charlie's Deli Sandwich

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28 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2853
(413) 458-5969
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Putney, Vermont
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just stopped by for a coffee, but both regular coffee pots were empty! The sandwich offerings looked enticing, but I was not humgry. The visiting Bowdoin women's soccer team, however, ordered food the the team there, and they seemed pretty happy!

Thank Brian M
Oxford, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This looks a very run down place, but it does a great variety of very good sandwiches and excellent soups for far cheaper, and faster service than the smarter places along the road. Good honest food.

Thank eurilla
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped here for lunch on our way to the Clark Art institute. What a find. Sandwiches were very tasty. With over 40+ different choices, each one named after an actor or actress,your sure to find something to your taste. Decor is quite rustic and the seating limited, but there are tables outside which was perfect for... More 

Thank Thomas P
Indianapolis, Indiana
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

Consistent with Williamstown's theatre festival vibe, Pappa Charlie's offers up a dizzying array of sandwich choices all named after various actors. Whether or not they truly correspond to that person's sandwich preferences, it certainly makes for entertaining reading while deciding what to order! I went conventional with a turkey sandwich, but my husband and daughter's more daring choices were all... More 

Thank Indy_working_mom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

We ate there yesterday and really enjoyed it. 4 sandwiches, a bottled water, an iced coffee, and a bit for the tip jar was still under $30. Sandwiches were nicely done, but not overstuffed -- except for maybe the BLT, but since you can never have too much bacon... There are a few tables inside and some under a shaded... More 

Thank Mark C
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a convenient spot with interesting menu items & sandwich combos. Although staff seems nice & hard-working, food is unimpressive. And, although I ordered and was told I could have a tuna melt, what arrived was a cold tuna sandwich which I was told WAS a tuna melt because melted cheese had been placed between the tuna and bread.... More 

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Merrimack, NH
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74 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

Haven't been to Williamstown since our son graduated in '01. Still nice. This deli has the most choices of any that we have ever eaten at and the names of the sandwiches are fun to read. The food is just wonderful. It was well worth the stop on our way home to New Hampshire from Pittsfield.

Thank Chuck R
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016

Pappa Charlie's is in the center of town. They have a wide selection of diverse and cleverly named sandwiches. It is cash-only, so no credit card points here. Sandwiches are reasonably priced. Can't say enough about the variety of sandwiches. Service is a little slow- a second drawback- but wait until you see the sandwich selection!!!!

Thank Ed B
Valparaiso, Indiana
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280 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016

The first thing to notice about this small, always busy sandwiches shop is the clever menu - sandwiches with personalities. Ingredients are fresh and a good choice of fresh breads make choosing difficult. Orders are filled quickly, too, so despite the crowd, never much of a wait. Seating is limited so take it outside and enjoy.

Thank NotRealHoosiers
Newtown, Connecticut
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016

We stopped in to grab a quick breakfast. I ordered a veggie omlet but omitted a few items on the list as the gentleman started to cook it he sought me out and said I didn't have much in my omlet would I like perhaps avocado or something else added. I jumped at the avocado. Toast choice were a little... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Delicatessen
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2853
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: (413) 458-5969

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