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Scratch Kitchen

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245 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3632
+1 978-741-2442
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“fries” (42 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
245 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3632
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Reviewed July 4, 2017

We have been to Scratch Kitchen many times and always enjoy trying a sandwich or other light meal. The menu is always interesting, everything from scratch. Tried the bacon popcorn once, which was a fun combo. Come to think of it, bacon seems to be...More

Thank TheBigSuitcase
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

I saw a review of this place and it looked good but it really was not. The food has way too much vinegar. The vegetables are house pickled, the blue cheese in the wings have vinegar and pulled pork has way too much. Only giving...More

Thank Prinnycook
Reviewed June 30, 2017

We stopped in here for a late lunch while visiting. They had a pretty good selection of sandwiches and we liked that they were all made from scratch and with mostly local ingredients. It was a little weird that they didn't have any white sourdough...More

Thank MHHS94
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Just because everything is made from scratch doesn't mean good. Horrible service, soggy sandwiches, and an extra buck for jelly. No thanks.

Thank Stan C
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for great burgers and sandwiches- OMG look no further! Everything prepared fresh and made to order. The hand cut fries and potato chips were awesome. Generous portions for both sandwiches and sides--great for sharing. Even my pickiest eater loved the chicken panini...More

Thank Cbwilliams1
Reviewed June 20, 2017

My husband and I stopped in while on our Salem Food Tour. The owner(?) saw my husbands Goonies shirt and said if he did the truffle shuffle, he would give us some free popcorn. He of course did it and the tour loved the popcorn....More

Thank Mrspierce14
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

When you're done witchy stuff and it's time for time, head over to Scratch. All of our lunches were very good - sandwiches prepared from scratch with very fresh ingredients.

Thank MikeyVancouverCanada
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised. We were walking by and needed a quick bite to eat. After confirming that we could get our food quickly, we placed an order. I ordered the chicken panini. It was delicious. My husband and daughter ordered the NC style pulled...More

Thank Mom_USA70
Reviewed May 30, 2017

The food was undeniably delicious! all made from scratch...I recommend the Crepes - filled with ricotta cheese and topped with Rhubarb sauce (in Season)..It was like dessert for breakfast - I couldn't decide between that or the Lemon Rhubarb muffins with caramel sauce so I...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Stopped here for lunch on a recent quick stop in Salem. Excellent food and service!! There was only one waitress and I don't think she was expecting a sudden crowd but we were all served in a very timely manner, and with a smile. The...More

Thank GinnyW787
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November 28, 2015|
Response from Sara B | Reviewed this property |
Operating Hours:Spring/Summer Monday: Closed Tuesday: 11am – 8pm Wednesday: 11am – 8pm Thursday: 11am – 8pm Friday: 11am – 8pm Saturday: 11am – 8pm Sunday: 10:00am – 2:30pm Serving from our Brunch Menu Only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3632
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-741-2442
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