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Hungry Sam's

85 Thames Street, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7L 1S4, Canada
+1 519-480-0234
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Nov 2016
“Best Lunch Place in Town”
13 Mar 2017
“Hidden location”
Closed Now
All hours
Canadian, Cafe, Fast food, International, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
85 Thames Street, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7L 1S4, Canada
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Family owned and still evolving. Drop in for a cup of Joe or order and light lunch. Homemade soup is great and we can't leave out the bake goods. Yum. A bit of a surprise they are licenced and open evenings for a little brew....More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Coffee was good. Soup and salad were average. What surprised me was food server on plastic or Styrofoam. At $20. Food should have been in ceramic. And baked goods uncovered on the counter way to close to where I stood to pay. One cough, sneeze...More

Thank Bonnie G
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious home made food; great variety of beverages and deserts. Always fast and friendly service. Small and cozy - wish I could go more often. I have a been there about half a dozen times now and have never been disappointed!

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped by here one evening just to see what it was like. I wasn't really hungry, but noticed they offered craft beers. I was presently surprised by the variety they had. Also, there was someone playing an acoustic guitar who was very talented. Not...More

2  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This little place features daily specials and wonderful snacks like muffins and squares. They serve coffee, tea, higher quality sodas, and lots of other drink favorites. Retro decorating and cozy café seating as well as bar stool window views. Friendly, clean, and a nice place...More

2  Thank Janet V
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Lovely little deli, friendly staff and delicious offering. I can speak only for the bacon potato salad, but it was very nice. Cozy little space doesn't have room for large groups - seats about 35? I would return eagerly.

1  Thank PaulMmm
Reviewed 12 March 2016

the food is good and fresh. Small place, great atmoshphere. Great drink selection. You can tell the food is made as you order it. I will definitely be back. I have recommended it to people from out of town.

1  Thank Annette T
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Went in with a colleague who highly recommended the place. I love the that they have 6 options for the meal selection. The food was great and the cookie was a great way to top it off. You can eat at the companion store across...More

Thank ThomasAb
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Amazing service and a delicious lunch. Stopped by after a recommendation from a friend and was extremely impressed.

Thank jon_turner
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Everything I've ever had at Sam's has been very tasty. Take out or eat in. Different soup & sandwich specials daily. All great. Highly recommend.

Thank Timothy P
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21 April 2017|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they're still in business and it's called Sam's Percolator. Family owned and located on the Northern side of the 5th St. Bridge at 85 Thames St. in Chatham, ON.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Thames Street, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7L 1S4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham-Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 519-480-0234
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Each day at Hungry Sam's we create a unique menu of sandwiches on bread we bake, soups made from scratch, fresh salads, tasty hot meals and a multitude of desserts and pastries made from delicious, real ingredients!
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