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The Mercantile

766 Main St, Route 6A behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638-1900
+1 508-385-3877
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
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766 Main St, Route 6A behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638-1900
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always go here before seeing a movie at Cape Cinema. They have very good sandwiches and soups and I like the informality of the restaurant.

Thank cathycnh
Reviewed 10 February 2018

A quiet oasis in winter for locals with excellent coffee and breakfast offerings. Upstairs is a good place for small business meetings.

Thank Henri Pierre S
Reviewed 29 December 2017

A great place for lunch offering a nice variety of sandwiches with several specials each day.Good coffee & a casual comfy place

Thank katy392
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This will not be a well-rounded review, because I'm a creature of habit and only buy the same few things each time I visit, but I LOVE those things! Namely, a chicken salad sandwich on homemade marble bread with lettuce, tomato, and sprouts, along with...More

Thank mobilelowery
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Not many seats; very good lunch; always stop in for a bit when I am in that neighborhood. Take out available for the beach crowd, and catering for that special party.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A great place to meet friends and enjoy coffee, pastries and/or sandwiches. Many choices are offered and service is speedy.

Thank holabcgb
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If your name is Denise or Dennis and you are in mercantiles, then the Cape Cod township of Dennis might be heaven sent, should you be feeling hungry, thirsty or both. If so, put on your bib and go forthwith to The Mercantile eatery. It's...More

1  Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The sandwiches are great. They are made with fresh bread and generous portions of meats, cheese, and fixings. During the summer it can be a negative experience as it gets busy and they often do not have enough help. Otherwise a great lunch destination in...More

Thank jan k
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Merc in Dennis is a cafe/bakery/lunch spot that has THE BEST sandwiches on the cape. quarter pound of meat in everyone (except the stallion that has MORE!!) I have has every single sandwich, every breakfast item, every entree, ever side dish they serve.... VERY...More

Thank Christina V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Everything here is made on site, my son worked here for several years so I know it's all good. Delicious sandwiches, soups, baked goods and even some entrees in the case. Order at the counter and find a place to sit either downstairs or go...More

Thank ECM02660
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 766 Main St, Route 6A behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638-1900
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-385-3877
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