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Aug 21, 2013 10:50 AM

Stone Soup in Ipswich to close, not surprised!

They will be closing this week and a new Mexican restaurant will open in a few months. The service at the Stone Soup had been mediocre to just plain bad for years. A Mexican place should do well in that spot with plenty of parking on right on the main drag. At least it's not going to be another Sal's pizza!

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  1. I was a regular at SS for years, the attutude and arrogance of the waitstaff was enough to keep me away. Not surprised either, wish them luck. As for a Mex place not sure, especially if it's like the crap you get a Border's, Fat Catctus etc, I think that location is cursed.

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    1. re: treb

      It's too bad because that is really an excellent location. Stone Soup has gone downhill over the last couple of years. It's usually easy to get a sense when a restaurant just doesn't care and then it's only a matter of time before the doors get shut.
      I'd probably not drive to Ipswich for Mexican..but it will be a nice addition as long as it's not one of those awful chains that you mentioned!