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The Mercantile

766 Main St, Route 6A behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638-1900
+1 508-385-3877
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (21 reviews)
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766 Main St, Route 6A behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638-1900
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This will not be a well-rounded review, because I'm a creature of habit and only buy the same few things each time I visit, but I LOVE those things! Namely, a chicken salad sandwich on homemade marble bread with lettuce, tomato, and sprouts, along with...More

Thank mobilelowery
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Not many seats; very good lunch; always stop in for a bit when I am in that neighborhood. Take out available for the beach crowd, and catering for that special party.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A great place to meet friends and enjoy coffee, pastries and/or sandwiches. Many choices are offered and service is speedy.

Thank bcgbrandt
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If your name is Denise or Dennis and you are in mercantiles, then the Cape Cod township of Dennis might be heaven sent, should you be feeling hungry, thirsty or both. If so, put on your bib and go forthwith to The Mercantile eatery. It's...More

1  Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The sandwiches are great. They are made with fresh bread and generous portions of meats, cheese, and fixings. During the summer it can be a negative experience as it gets busy and they often do not have enough help. Otherwise a great lunch destination in...More

Thank jan k
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The Merc in Dennis is a cafe/bakery/lunch spot that has THE BEST sandwiches on the cape. quarter pound of meat in everyone (except the stallion that has MORE!!) I have has every single sandwich, every breakfast item, every entree, ever side dish they serve.... VERY...More

Thank Christina V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Everything here is made on site, my son worked here for several years so I know it's all good. Delicious sandwiches, soups, baked goods and even some entrees in the case. Order at the counter and find a place to sit either downstairs or go...More

Thank ECM02660
Reviewed 5 December 2016

So happy to be able to order a sandwich with gluten free bread. Nicely run, seating upstairs was very nice and a few couches. Lots of locals here, that's always a good sign. Newspapers and coffee, cookies.

Thank leannquinn
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Great sandwiches! Awesome lunch place. Have stopped in several times when visiting the Cape over the years.

Thank David P
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Hanging around for two hours in Dennis with a four-year-old in the cold. The cafe provided the perfect solution with upstairs sofa and a little play-area and wonderful food. Perfect. Really friendly staff and being English, I was delighted to find earl grey on offer!...More

Thank RobbieBMilo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 1:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 766 Main St, Route 6A behind Dennis Post Office, Dennis, MA 02638-1900
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-385-3877
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