Soup emporium stays busy year-round thanks to its roster of affordable comfort food.. In Short Primarily a takeout business, New England Soup Factory has five small tables for customers who just can't wait to get home to feast on the kitchen's award-winning soups. The selection changes daily, but varieties like beefy chili and triple-strength chicken vegetable soup are always on offer. Offbeat soup flavors include eggplant parm and carrot-ginger. Sandwiches are overstuffed and include specialty ingredients like pulled chicken breast and homemade Russian dressing.