press release

December 18, 2014

Contact:
Annmarie Seldon
Stop & Shop New England Division
(617) 276-7756
[email protected]

Stop & Shop Announces the Opening of Four Local Restaurants in its McGrath Highway Somerville Store

7 Days a Week Customers Can Sit and Eat In or Purchase Meals To Go From Carol Ann’s Bake Shop, Fisherman’s Net, Salsa’s and The Sausage Guy

Quincy, MA (December 18, 2014) – The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC is now offering customers an exciting, varied assortment from four well-known local restaurants at the Somerville, MA Stop & Shop. Customers will have a place to sit and eat in or can order food to go from favorite local restaurants Carol Ann’s Bake Shop, Fisherman’s Net, Salsa’s and The Sausage Guy.

“This is a great opportunity to offer our customers a better shopping experience through a broader selection of restaurant quality foods prepared for our customers on the spot.” says Joe Kelley, president, Stop & Shop New England Division. “We’ve been local for 100 years and are excited to partner with other local brands that customers know and love.”

The restaurant area is located near the front of the store and is open seven days a week from 11am - 7pm.

All four restaurants will offer a variety of specialties:

  • Carol Ann Bake Shop, with a storefront at Faneuil Hall in Boston, will offer fresh pastries,
  • The Sausage Guy, a well-known Fenway Park vendor brings sandwiches of sausage, peppers and onions.
  • Fisherman’s Net, with a storefront at Faneuil Hall in Boston, will sell fried seafood, fresh cut fries, and chowder.
  • Salsa’s in South Boston and Hingham, will offer favorite Mexican dishes.

Store Hours

The Somerville Stop & Shop, located at 779 McGrath Highway, is open 6 a.m. – Midnight, seven days a week. For additional information please visit Stop & Shop's web site at www.stopandshop.com or www.facebook.com/stopandshop

About Stop & Shop

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC employs approximately 59,000 associates and operates 394 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and New Jersey. The company helps support local communities fight hunger, combat childhood cancer and promote general health and wellness – with emphasis on children’s educational and support programs. In its commitment to be a sustainable company, Stop & Shop is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council and EPA’s Smart Way program; and has been recognized by the EPA for the superior energy management of its stores. Stop & Shop is an Ahold company. To learn more about Stop & Shop, visit www.stopandshop.com or www.facebook.com/stopandshop.