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Top 5 Restaurants - "Best Sandwiches"

  (5 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 23, 2015 
Aired on: November 23, 2015 
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La Torta Gorda: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
La Torta GordaSee La Torta Gorda Video ($)
(274 ratings)

2833 24th St Map It!
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 642-9600
latortagorda.net
  • Pierna Enchilada Torta
    pulled pork, adobo sauce, refried beans, queso fresco, red onion, avocado; juicy & sloppy; looks good
4.0 out of 5
274 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Sandwiches); opened in 2002; serving traditional Mexican cuisine
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Noble Sandwich: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Noble Sandwich (CLOSED)See Noble Sandwich Video ($$)
(392 ratings)

12233 RR 620 N Map It!
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 382-6248
noblesandwiches.com
  • Seared Beef Tongue Sandwich
    braised for 7 hrs, sliced & seared on flat top; served w/ smoked green onions, red pepper relish & aioli; winner of Best Sandwich (Southwest)
  • Knuckle Sandwich
    sliced roast beef re-heated in oven w/ carmelized onions, cheddar cheese & au jus, served on homemade bread dipped in au jus & a spread of "knuckle sauce" (horseradish-based); looks good!
  • Smoked Duck Pastrami
    a top seller; duck smoked for 6 hrs; shredded & served w/ Russian dressing & rye pickles all on homemade wheat or white bread; looks good
  • The Noble Pig
    spicy ham, pulled pork, provolone & bacon served on homemade bread w/ housemade mustard & mayo; looks good
4.0 out of 5
392 ratings
CLOSED; #3 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Sandwiches); opened in 2010; serve breakfast & lunch only; disco ball in kitchen; "everything you guys do...the time you take, the energy, the attitude, the dedication...tying it all together and making outstanding artisan sandwiches--that's what Triple-D's all about"-Guy Fieri
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Al's Beef: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Al's BeefSee Al's Beef Video ($)
(460 ratings)

1079 W Taylor St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 226-4017
www.alsbeef.com
  • Italian Beef Sandwich
    have it dipped Italian beef gravy w/ Italian relish; looks good; winner of Best Sandwich (Midwest); topped w/ spicy gardinaire (Italian relish) and dipped in beef gravy; have it dipped Italian beef gravy; looks good
3.5 out of 5
460 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Sandwiches); #11 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown);
Food War: Al's #1 vs. Mr. Beef... Mr. Beef won (4-votes-to-1); opened in 1938; in Little Italy
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Kenny & Zuke's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Kenny & Zuke'sSee Kenny & Zuke's Video ($$)
(1112 ratings)

1038 SW Stark St Map It!
Portland, OR 97205
(503) 222-3354
www.kennyandzukes.com
  • Pastrami on Rye
    brine-injected, cured 7 days, smoked 10 hours, steamed for 3 & hand-sliced; served on homemade rye w/ deli mustard & coleslaw; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1112 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Sandwiches)
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Parm: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
ParmSee Parm Video ($$)
(698 ratings)

248 Mulberry St Map It!
New York, NY 10012
(212) 993-7189
www.parmnyc.com
  • Meatball Parm Sub
    veal, beef & pork meatball cooked in tomato sauce & served w/ homemade mozzarella; looks good
3.5 out of 5
698 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Sandwiches); serving classic Italian-American cuisine
Top 5 Restaurants - "Best Sandwiches"   (5 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 23, 2015 
Aired on: November 23, 2015