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Circe's Grotto

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344 Gannett Rd, Ste 6, Scituate, MA 02066-1233
+1 781-544-6007
10:00 - 16:00
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Scituate, Massachusetts
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131 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Grabbed a few sandwiches for friends flying in from Florida, knowing they would be hungry when we picked them up at Logan. The sandwiches were devoured and much appreciated as we knew they wud be.

Thank Sherrie L
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Fabulous and creative sandwiches and soup. Owner is Susan & has another location in Charleston, SC. Highly recommended.

Thank Gerard K
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129 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

I wrote an earlier review of Circe that lauded its wonderful sandwiches and friendly service. There is one thing I did not mention. Circe does not allow its customers to use its restroom. I was surprised by this -- always figured if you had some seating it was pretty much required but apparently not. So if this is an issue... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I didn't realize when we went to Florida this past winter how much I'd miss the salads and sandwiches at Circe's. To say nothing of the alway friendly staff. The avocado BLT is worth a special trip as is the roast beef that is always done right. I eat there whenever I can but try to get in before 12:15... More 

Thank Frankc1224
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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149 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

The food here is imaginative, well prepared, fresh and top shelf. Great for take-out to the beach. But there are consistently (over years & recently) more downsides than positives: tends to be expensive, does not take credit cards & does not openly note that, does not answer the phone, a killer - VERY slow service and/or long lines at busier... More 

Thank momarino143
Scituate, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Circe's makes the best sandwiches in the area. They are made with quality ingredients and the selection is diverse. They also have fantastic deserts. The chocolate chip cookies are a must try!

Thank rickf00
Scituate, Massachusetts
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140 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

This place is a unique sandwich place that has a nice variety of fresh and tasty sandwiches made to order. They do a nice selection of paninis, and have a nice soup of the day usually. they also do salads. The sandwich board changes occasionally. This is a good spot for a nice lunch, I highly recommend it, rustic, and... More 

Thank ron u
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

I always have to stop by when I'm in the area! Sandwiches are always made with the freshest ingredients! Staff is great! Try the baked goods, if you get there at the right time you may score a warm chicken pot pie and cooked to perfection chocolate chip cookies!

Thank jennifer574
North Scituate, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Circe's Grotto - a cozy place to enjoy some of the best salads, sandwiches, soups or cup o' something with a homemade muffin, cookie or to die for brownies (and blondies) Just try to eat one coconut cupcake. That is, if you're lucky enough to get there before everyone else does.....

Thank Dinewell781
Scituate, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Every sandwich we have tried has been very good. We love the Portabello Mushroom sandwich. It is always busy, a testamonial to its local popularity.

Thank CommodoreRoy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 Gannett Rd, Ste 6, Scituate, MA 02066-1233
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Scituate
  • Phone Number: +1 781-544-6007

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