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Need Spanokopita for a crowd

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tomaneng Oct 7, 2006 10:37 PM

Hi - Am hosting a large gathering and want to outsource some of the cooking including the spanokopita. I'll be buying an entire tray. I can pick up from Newton and as far west as Framingham and as far north as Watertown. Please no Boston or Cambridge suggestions. TIA

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    tdaaa Oct 9, 2006 12:35 PM

    I am sure that Sophia's Greek Pantry would accomodate this. Trapello rd, just over the line from Watertown. Great food, really, really nice people. Worth a call to see what else they can outsource for you.

    Andros Diner, mentioned above, is a little farther up Trapello in Belmont (at the junction of rt 60) and also have very good food and I suspect they will cater as well.

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    1. re: tdaaa
      GretchenS Oct 9, 2006 04:16 PM

      Sophia's Greek Pantry does usually have trays of heavenly spanakopita (she even makes the phyllo herslef) but I recommend calling ahead because of the spinach debacle.

    2. trufflehound Oct 8, 2006 01:10 PM

      I would reccomend a bakery. Vouros in Roslindale, or one of the Watertown bakeries.

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        tomaneng Oct 8, 2006 02:13 AM

        Ooooh, didn't even think about the spinach thing!

        1. Infomaniac Oct 8, 2006 02:03 AM

          This weekend at the Greek church in Haverhill, they are having a Greek Festival. I went tonight for dinner and instead of spinish pie, they were serving leek pie. It was very good, as was evrything else we ordered. Tomorrow is the last day.

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            Velda Mae Oct 8, 2006 01:33 AM

            When is this large gathering? I've had trouble ordering even single-serving orders of spanakopita because of the spinach debacle. My recommendation is for the Andros Diner, which I believe is technically in Belmont, but close enough to Watertown that it should be within your approved pickup area.

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