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The Wheatmarket

4 Water St, Chester, CT 06412-1238
+1 860-526-9347
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“potato salad” (5 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
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American, Soups, Cafe, Vegan Options
££ - £££
4 Water St, Chester, CT 06412-1238
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

My wife and I were day tripping in the area and decided to give it a try. Wow! Can you say homemade? She had the shepherd's pie and side salad which was off the chain good. I had a corned beef sandwich with a side...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited the Wheatmarket many times over the past 20 years. The food is consistently excellent, whether enjoyed in the small-town, cozy atmosphere or taken away for a picnic. They also cater family and business events. The owner/staff are always warm and friendly. The...More

Thank Marian B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first time eating here. We had a very enjoyable lunch. They make an assortment of deli style sandwiches, salads, homemade soups, drinks, chips, coffee, desserts. They sell an assortment of food items to take home. You order at counter and food is...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Tucked away on Water street, we enjoyed delicious wraps before attending a matinee at the Terris Theater. Sandwiches and soups are creative and ingredients superfresh. The owners are very friendly;great customer service.

1  Thank Suzanne1043
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I love this place. The people are amazing and the food is always fresh and delicious. For such a small place they offer a large variety and every day they have new specials.

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This is a family owned deli and market it is the BEST of the BEST! Not to be missed if visiting the art galleries and shops of Chester. They have soups, salads, sandwiches, cookies and specialty dishes different every day. You can dine in at...More

Thank Jetaa83
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great little sandwich shop in Chester! Each day Dennis makes a homemade meal...same each week for the locals! My favorite is Wednesday...Shepard Pie day!! Reminds me of my grandma!! Delicious soups each day. Perfect local joint!

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Great food in a place where everyone knows your name. Limited seating. if planning a picnic, or anf takeout, this is the place.

Thank GaryP408
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I book my Wednesday lunches forever at this great little gem whenever I'm in town. Not only wonderful homemade soups..great sandwiches..but Wednesdays special is Shepherd's Pie!!! OMG!!! Hard to find a more tasty entree' than this. Incomparable............

Thank ArubaAnnieFlorida
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Delicious sandwiches and soups. There are a few tables, but a large part of the customer base is takeout for lunch. It is where all th locals go to grab something for lunch.

1  Thank rhoway24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Water St, Chester, CT 06412-1238
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 860-526-9347
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