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Gulu-Gulu Cafe

££ - £££American, , Cafe
247 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3401
+1 978-740-8882
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crepes” (100 reviews)
“brie” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
247 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3401
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am so glad that the food was delicious! Our server was a tad lost at most of our visit. The food made up for it!

Thank Roxann C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was recommended by a local. The restaurant is located just off the Main Street; it has ample indoor seating, a small outdoor patio right by the main entrance, with a sort of bohemian hip vibe and ambiance. There's open seating and, at least...More

Thank Carmenda
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Went here with a Buddy of mine for a beer. There were many belgian beers to choose from. I like this place as it's a good neighborhood bar that sells pretty good food too. They do trivia on at least one night. Good wait service....More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Such a great place! Everyone there is so friendly. Our waitress was great. We sat there for a hour amd they did everything they could for us.

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

If comparing to the ugly mug then I would have to lower my rating on the mug to a 3. Gulu gulu is a lot more spacious although they do cram the 2 person tables a bit close together but no different then small bistro...More

Thank world0208
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I thought the coffee was really bad. I liked the decor,but I thought I could get a good cup of coffe, but that wasn't the case.

Thank kwilhelmy
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Five of us had lunch here and everything was very good! Don’t think you can go wrong with anything you order but...be prepared to relax and wait for your meal. Busy place!

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 20 April 2018

SO I love their tea and I love their salads and I spent my 4th of July very sad on a couch with my hipster music and I am happy to say I love guru guru cafe!

Thank clarktammy1992
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem in Salem - Tina our waitress was so helpful and pleasant. Great food and atmosphere- come here and have fabulous food !!!

Thank David C
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great lunch here with my friend yesterday, followed by one of the sweet crepes. Everything was delicious and the service very friendly. Definitely recommend

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Ken C
19 April 2015|
Response from GuluGuluCafe | Property representative |
Hello Ken! Thank you for writing. We have a beer, wine & cordials license. We cannot serve traditional spirits like vodka, but we do have flavored vodka and several other liqueurs that fall under a Massachusetts cordials... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3401
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-740-8882
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