I am honored to have been nominated small business person of the year by Salem Chamber of Commerce.

Please clink the link to vote for me!


Promise: Seasonal. Local. Fresh.

Welcome to Periwinkles Food Shoppe. Thank you for taking time from your busy day to learn about our cozy café and catering business located in Salem, Massachusetts. We take enormous pride and joy in creating original recipes using local and seasonal ingredients to make your mouth water and your heart sing.

Whether you stop by the café to enjoy a homemade pastry and coffee for breakfast, an overstuffed sandwich and fresh salad for lunch or pick up goodies to pack for a picnic or bring home dinner to heat and serve, we look forward to seeing you at Periwinkles. We are also delighted to create a customized catering menu for your upcoming event.

Take a moment to peruse our menu designed based on simple and fresh food made daily from scratch using local and seasonal products. Founded in 1987, Periwinkles has a delicious selection of sandwiches, paninis, wraps in addition to delectable salads, soups, entrees, side dishes and baked goods.

Click Here to See Our
Weekly Specials

    Specials for the week of March 26th

    Scone: Raspberry Mango

    Soup: Chicken Veggie * Italian Wedding

    Quiche: Asparagus with Goat Cheese

    Heat & Served dinners: Sweet & Sour Shrimp over rice * Roasted Chicken with potatoes & lemon * Cheese Ravioli’s with homemade meatballs

    Dessert:  Bread pudding * Raspberry Almond Bundt Cake


View All >