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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%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crepes” (104 reviews)
“goulash” (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 3 days ago

I stopped in for a late light dinner. The duck sandwich was really good. Decaf Latte was really pretty bad so I ordered the same tea as my daughter. Her's came brewed with a pot and mine with a tea bag. Kind of odd. The...More

Thank johnpR668SG
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is nice and very casual. However the menu for lunch is extremely limited...more gourmet style sandwiches..no burgers or simple chicken dishes here. I do not happen to like the hip unique style sandwich creations..but that’s me..you might like it. I actually walked out...More

Thank Bernadette G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent time for my breakfast here.It's very good decoration and service restaurant.Yes,you can choose your favorite breakfast,coffee and smoothies.I like curry salad,it's very good.

Thank Phanwit W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for lunch while touring around Salem and the food was quite good. I had a grilled cheese sandwich that was very good in my wife had goulash which she enjoyed and I tasted is well.

Thank RiceWP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though I never, ever win bingo (c'mon Tim!), I still love the Gu. The friendly, knowledgeable bartenders will go out of their way to find a brew that suits you, and the food is delicious. For Sunday brunch, be sure to snag a cheddar...More

Thank Brittney K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was timely, and the food was very good. On a cold day, the hot tea will definitely warm you up.

Thank Kiddo2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointment overall. my daughter ordered a ham and cheese crepe which arrived at the table with raw batter in its center. I had the cheese platter. The cheeses I selected were good and I would have appreciated the dish more would it have been served...More

Thank miamimimi2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a busy town in October but the service and staff are excellent and the food is delicious and the coffee great .. would definitely recommend and return

Thank AnthonyJ122
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in looking to get out of the cold and were very happy that we did! They had a band playing the night we were there. My wife and I tried the hot apple cider and it was the best we have ever tasted.

Thank Damien B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite coffee shop in Salem. I love the vibe, live music, creative menu and friendly staff, heck even their bathrooms are cool. If I lived in Salem this would be my happy place. I love the Andes latte YUM!!

Thank Stephanie M
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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