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Salem Lowe

197 Fort Ave, # 201, Salem, MA 01970-5741
+1 978-744-6132
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“chop suey” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“institution” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Fast food, Asian
197 Fort Ave, # 201, Salem, MA 01970-5741
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Lowes is famous for its chop suey sandwiches. Nowhere else in the world have I ever seen this advertised. If your from Salem or nearby you have had one of these. Other dishes available.

Thank Grammyof8
Reviewed 26 May 2017

If you've never eaten at Lowe's -- get the Chop Suey Sandwich -- in a container!!! You will never regret it. Whomever thought to put Chop Suey over bread is a genious!!!!

Thank Liz11759
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We recently went to Salem MA. The Salem Willows has excellent eating stands and small restaurants, one that you must visit is the Salem Lowe Chinese Restaurant, located next door to the Hobbs Popcorn location at the Salem Willows. Lowes has the best variety of...More

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Was recommended by a local to have the chicken chop suey sandwich. I wasn't expecting much, but surprisingly good for cheap fast food. Certainly something a bit different! Very very little chicken, however. Basically a beansprout sandwich, so perhaps healthier than most fast food.

2  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Go to the willows and stand in line and order the best Chinese food in Salem for a good price. It's take out only. But get it and sit down at a bench near the water and enjoy the day.

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Salem Lowe has been a centerpiece of Salem Willows for decades. Nothing fancy here. Just a few indoor tables, and most people eat outside on nearby benches. Salem Lowe has done a fantastic job keeping their prices exceptionally low throughout the decades. Famous for their...More

1  Thank jaraysco
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Another 'classic' from my youth. Chop Suey sandwiches (in wax paper) are what we dream of having in Florida where we have yet to have a decent Chinese meal. Those of us fortunate enough to have lived in Salem and experienced this very rare treat...More

Thank Twingfam
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

It's been here forever. Delicious!!!!! Service is good. Fast I ALWAYS get the chop suey sandwich in paper. It's the best 2.10. Can't beat it!

Thank Kellie B
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Love the chop suey sandwich and beef low mein. Lowe has been here for ever many dishes to choose from.

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Cheap eats, but great eats!!! A Salem institution. Grab a delicious chop suey sandwich then head to Hobb's for the popcorn. Great service, friendly staff, fast, affordable and oh so delicious!

Thank cocoajean
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10 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 Fort Ave, # 201, Salem, MA 01970-5741
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-6132
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