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Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe

540 Plank Rd, Waterbury, CT 06705-2621
+1 203-754-5600
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“subs” (19 reviews)
“grinder” (89 reviews)
“sandwich” (27 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
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540 Plank Rd, Waterbury, CT 06705-2621
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here on our way home last night as we had a 2 hour drive and were hungry, but only had about 10 minutes to grab something - this definitely beats other fast food options. It's easy to get right off 84 when you're...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I always try to eat local when traveling and found this grinder shop on TripAdvisor. Hefty and tasty sandwiches as well as other great menu items. The Italian Combo was very good but next time I will add hot peppers. Fresh crusty bread with plenty...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jonathan F
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Jonathan, We're so glad you found us and decided to give us a try! Our Italian Combo Grinder is a classic, and hot peppers would be a tasty addition for sure. We appreciate your business and hope to serve you again soon. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

My brother comes in from CA and this is our first stop! Best bread, sandwiches piled high (we always get the Italian combo) but don’t pass by the eggplant park and the amazing side dishes in the deli case too fast! And grab a cannoli...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 3WhiteK
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Hi 3WhiteK, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this awesome review! We're so glad to hear that this is the first stop for you and your brother. Great choices of the Italian Combo and cannoli's! We appreciate your business and...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

You pay a lot for these grinders, but they are worth the price. When I am hungry I get a grinder here.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank caregiver1111
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi caregiver1111, Thank you for leaving us such a great review! We love hearing that you choose us when you're craving a grinder! We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again soon. Grazie, Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Every Nardelli’s I’ve been to always top notch. Prices are great, service is awesome and you can’t beat the quality. By far one of the very best eateries in Connecticut.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank christopherwI2474XQ
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hi Christopher, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review! We love hearing that you've enjoyed your many experiences with us. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again very soon! Thank you for being...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

I Love the subs. have gone here on occasion for something fast to eat and usually walk out spending more than expected with all the choices.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 274jeane
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Hi 274jeane, Thank you so much for leaving us such an awesome review! We love nothing more than hearing from our customers after a great experience. We appreciate your business, and we look forward to serving you again soon! Grazie, Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Traveling on our way through to Maine and wanted something tasty without the fuss and extra time of table service. Friendly and fast service. Enjoyed a Nardellis diet root beer w my grinder. Delicious and reasonably priced.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank terpMd
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi terpMd, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a wonderful review! We're thrilled to hear that you stopped in for a visit during your travels to Maine. Good choice on the Diet Root Beer! We appreciate your business and we...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

I was in today with my wife and daughter today; we all got the veggie subs, and I treated myself to a tiramisu as well. Sandwiches were excellent, great value and well worth it. I ordered the large sandwiches without thinking, and they were.... large!...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank BrianHornsby
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

BrianHornsby, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this awesome review. We read and share every review that we receive with our entire staff and we know that this one will make them very happy. We are thrilled that you and...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

It’s been over 10 years that myself friends and family have enjoyed the outstanding customer service and quality food preparation. This restaurant is a number pick by so many clients and friends whenever mentioned. Their business model should be looked at for so many other...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank kdhill84
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

kdhill84, You are so incredibly kind for taking the time to write us such an awesome review. We read and share every review that we receive and share it with our entire staff. We know that they will be very pleased to see this. We...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The best grinder ever. From the moment you enter and are greeted to the time you sink your teeth into your scrumptious meal, you are salivating. Plank Road in Waterbury is the best. Stuffed with meat and veggies that are so fresh. ENJOY!!!More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Eileen W
NardellisCT, Owner at Nardelli's Grinder Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Eileen W., Thank you so much for taking the time to write us review. We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your experiences with us. We read & share every review that we receive with our entire staff. We know that this will...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Plank Rd, Waterbury, CT 06705-2621
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-754-5600
  • E-mail
Description
From their humble beginnings on South Main Street in Waterbury to now multiple locations throughout the state of Connecticut, Nardelli’s Grinder Shoppe continues to satisfy the need for fast and delicious meals. You can count on quality ingredients, huge portions, and the same old school customer service. Family owned and operated by 3 generations and still going strong.
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