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Charlie's Sandwich Shoppe

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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BREAKFAST
Served All Day. Also Available With Your Egg Breakfast Are Salami, Pastrami, Pepper And Onion, And Feta.
$7.15
Turkey Hash And Eggs
award winning turkey hash, two eggs, and toast.
$5.35
French Toast
three batter dipped one inch think slices are grilled to a golden brown. butter, syrup, and sprinkled powder sugar included.
$6.35
Cape Cod French Toast
our original french toast buried in hot cranberry compole.
$6.35
Blueberry French Toast
covered in hot blueberry compole.
$7.15
Griddle Cakes And Sausage
no pans used here! three old fashioned plain sized cakes are grilled to delicious, steaming result.
$8.25
Blueberry Griddle Cakes And Bacon
the same taste with blueberries cooked inside.
$6.35
Banana Griddle Cakes
fresh banana slices cooked inside.
$7.5
Banana And Pecan Griddle Cake
fresh banana and pecan cooked inside.
$6.35
Cranberry Griddle Cake
cranberries cooked inside.
$7.5
New Raspberry Griddle Cake
raspberries cooked inside.
SOUPS
Bowl $3.95
Cup $2.45
Soup Of The Day
Bowl $4.45
Cup $2.9
Chowder
Bowl $4.85
Cup $3.55
Chili
SALADS
$5.95
Greek
$7.95
Chicken Caesar
$6.25
Tuna
$7.95
Charlie's Cold Salad Plate
tuna salad, chicken salad, boiled egg, potato salad.
SANDWICHES
$5.65
Sliced Ham And Cheese
with lettuce and tomato.
$5.65
Bologna And Cheese
with lettuce and cheese.
$5.65
Salami And Cheese
with lettuce and tomato.
$5.4
Grilled Cheese With Bacon And Tomato
$5.9
Steak And Cheese
with mushrooms, peppers, and onions.
$3.55
Lettuce And Tomato
$4.6
Egg Salad
with lettuce and tomato.
$4.2
Egg Salad
$4.85
Tuna
$5.25
Tuna
with lettuce and tomato.
ENTREES
$8.95
Fried Fish And Chips
with coleslaw and fries.
$12.95
Fried Clams
with coleslaw and fries.
$12.95
Fried Scallops
with coleslaw and fries.
$8.95
Meatloaf
with mashed potato, vegetable and salad.
$8.95
Fried Chicken
with coleslaw and fries.
$8.95
Franks And Beans
two all beef jumbo franks.
$9.95
Fried Clams Roll
with coleslaw and fries.
$8.95
Grilled Chicken Cutlet
two boneless grilled cutlets, gravy, mashed potato, and vegetable.
$8.95
Roast Pork
with apple sauce, mashed potato, and vegetable, includes homemade cornbread.
OLD FASHIONED OMELETTES
Available With Bacon, Sausage, Hot Sausage, And Chili. Egg Whites Or Egg Beaters $.50 Extra.
$6.85
Cheese Omelette
three eggs cooked with hand chopped fresh american cheese served homefries, toast and salad.
$8.45
Western Omelette
three eggs, diced ham, fresh peppers, and chopped onions, served with homefries, toast and salad.
$7.65
Ham And Cheese Omelette
three eggs, diced ham, and fresh, american cheese, served with homefries, toast and salad.
$7.95
Spinach And Feta Cheese Omelette
three eggs, fresh spinach, and feta cheese served with homefries, toast and salad.
$7.65
Tomato And Cheese Omelette
three eggs, fresh chopped tomatoes, and fresh american cheese. served with homefries, toast and salad.
$7.65
Mushroom And Cheese Omelette
three eggs, fresh chopped mushrooms and fresh american cheese, served with home fries, toast and salad.
$6.85
Cajun Or Spanish Omelette
three eggs, tomato salsa, with peppers, onions, and olives. served with homefries toast and salad.
$7.65
Broccoli And Cheese Omelette
three eggs, fresh broccoli, and american cheese. served with homefries, toast, and salad.
$8.45
Steak And Cheese Omelette
three eggs, steak and american cheese, served with homefries and tossed salad.
$6.35
Pecan Griddle Cakes
ON THE SIDE
$2.25
Bacon
$2.25
Sausage
$2.55
Hot Sausage
$2.55
Ham
$2.95
Hot Oatmeal
$3.95
Hot Oatmeat
with hot cranberry compote.
$3.95
Cold Cereal
with banana.
$1.65
Bagel With Cream Cheese
$2.15
Homefries
DESSERTS
$2.95
Pie
THIRST QUENCHERS
$1.65
Coffee
$1.65
Decaf Coffee
$1.65
Tea
$1.75
Iced Tea
$1.75
Iced Coffee
$1.5
Milk
Lg $2.65
Sm $1.45
Orange Juice
Lg $2.65
Sm $1.45
Apple Juice
Lg $2.65
Sm $1.45
Grapefruit Juice
Lg $2.65
Sm $1.45
Cranberry Juice
PRICE RANGE
US$0
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews brunch turkey ham pancakes french toast home fries potatoes finger food sandwich breakfast stop great place for breakfast late breakfast south end lots of history local place have eaten here prices are reasonable large portions
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not sure what is more satisfying... the tasty Reuban with Sweet Potato Fries or that fact that Charlie’s was a home for all in an era when that was not the case. Before you go, google Charlie’s to understand the importance of what Charlie did...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank anniesullivan714
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Cosy American Diner with more interesting history and interesting pals (aka visitors) than you! Great breakfast with huge portions and very reasonable on the wallet too. Easier to get seated at the breakfast bar if you are 2. Service can be a hit or miss...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NiviSam
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Visited here relatively early on a Sunday morning and there was already a queue of people waiting outside for tables! This popular diner only has about 6 tables but it’s well worth a visit if you can get in. We didn’t have to wait long....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Frankie192
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Charlies which was founded in 1927 continues to be a fabulous place to go to. We are from San Francisco and we have not been back to Charlie’s in over six years. Upon our return we have learned that Charlie’s has a new owner that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 7hans11
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast in Charlie’s shoppe and I’d recommend it to everyone. Classical cosy American place, with lovely staff and good food. So, if you have the chance, visit them.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maria C
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Whenever I'm working in Boston's South End my favorite place for lunch. Been there since ? Well a long time... Great burgers, breakfast all round great food in a old time sandwich shop setting. Try it you'll love it.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We visited twice for breakfast. Charlie’s was recommended to us by a couple we met in Flour (see review) who, like us, were unimpressed with the latter. The staff at Charlie’s welcome you like old friends and give you plenty of time to peruse the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Keith J
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The service is disappoiting. Very very slow and careless. They seem to not her what you ask for. Food is average.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ChiaraD1514
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

If you get here and there is a wait, stay in line and be thankful you are about to eat food worth waiting for. Local place with the environment I expected from Boston. Charlie’s has been here since 1927, and tasting the food answers the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Y2142TNmichaelk
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

But....service started out not so... arrived to find open tables but guest waiting outside. Walked in but was shewed back out. About 15 minutes after the majority of the restaurant had cleared a server started bringing everyone in at once. Only 2 servers, obviously overwhelmed....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dwyday
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