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Scratch Kitchen

) #26 of 164 Restaurants in Salem ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
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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“blt” (23 reviews)
“fries” (42 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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245 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3632
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Reviewed yesterday

Went with my 15 year old and his friend. Walked in to get seated and I saw Fiddleheads on a sign! I LOVE them! We asked to be seated outside and Debra brought us right out.Took our drink orders and asked if we were getting...More

Thank pumpkinsam
Reviewed yesterday

Long-time customers back for a recent visit. The eggs on the SK Benedict were nice and firm, though the bacon-infused hollandaise was blander than remembered, and the buttermilk biscuit had an uneven texture. On the other hand, the home fries were firm, warm, and delicious....More

Thank William M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Cubano and the chicken panini, AMAZING!!!!!! Everything from scratch to include the pickles. Must try!!!!

Thank Dori H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We learned about Scratch Kitchen from Karen and the Salem Food Tour. Chef Bill described his version of Eggs Benedict and we knew we had to try it. It was a beautiful day so we were lucky to get a table outside where Debra served...More

Thank AcadiaFernbrook
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second summer in a row that we have visited The Scratch Kitchen, and both times we had very slow service. Both times, our server apologized and said the place was very busy, but it didn't look any busier than any other restaurant...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 5, spanning generations and dietary needs and preferences can pose a challenge, but Scratch Kitchen's options and services met all our needs. Debra provided excellent info regarding locally brewed beer and clearly listened to our special food requests. The outdoor seating allowed...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
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29 November 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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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