Top Deli/Sandwich Spots in SD

March 23, 2016
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After a day at the beach or taking advantage of all the things San Diego has to offer, you might work up an appetite. Have you been looking for the best sandwich spots in San Diego? Lucky for you, San Diego has an impressive sandwich culture. Here are top 5 sandwich/deli spots in San Diego for you to enjoy.

One thing that sets apart Fatboy’s  is that they not only serve delicious sandwiches, but they are also a corner store, selling items such as alcohol and snacks. Using Boar’s Head meat and cheeses and fresh ingredients prepared daily, the service is said to be some of the best you could find in San Diego.  You should stop by and try their famous Hot Poppa, which is made with Ovengold Turkey Breast, Pepper Jack and Cream Cheese, Flaming Hot Cheetos & Jalapeños, for more information, visit

Big Front Door literally is a store with a big front door. In fact, the whole front entrance is a wide open space that adds to the friendly and welcoming space. Walk right in and order up a fresh sandwich. And if you’re in the mood, you can even order a bottle of wine to go with it! Check out one of their more popular sandwiches, the Cali Cubano’wich that comes with smoked pork loin, red onion, pickle, avocado, jalapeno aioli and mustard. For hours please visit

At Rubicon Deli, it’s hard to pick a sandwich that’s best, especially when all the bread is made fresh. “The Belly Up” tends to be a crowd pleaser, and how can you go wrong with a sandwich that’s made with slow-roasted pork belly, lettuce, sweet & spicy coleslaw and miso-ginger mayo. If you can’t decide, choose from their array of build-your-own ingredients and have a sandwich just the way you like it! Check out for meal selection.

Did you ever want to try an authentic Philly cheesesteak sandwich but aren’t planning a trip to Philadelphia any time soon? No worries, head over Alex’s Brown bag where the owner of the store literally has the beef and bread FedExed all the way from Philadelphia! What can be more authentic than that? See for pricing info.

Even though Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop is a chain that can be found around the country, it doesn’t mean that their sandwiches still aren’t super tasty. In fact, with all the multiple locations in San Diego, it’s even easier for you to enjoy one of their fantastic sandwiches! If you love Thanksgiving and wish you could have it more than once a year, “The Bobbie” is just for you. Enjoy homemade turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce all served up in a sandwich. For more information visit

Let us know which sandwich shop/deli you decide to try when you visit San Diego!