Food Paradise: Sandwich Paradise

  (8 restaurants)     Aired on: November 30, 2011 
Restaurant What to Get Show / Episode / Recommended By Yelp! Rating Restaurant Notes
1
Jersey Mike's Submarine Sandwiches
901 Richmond Ave
Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
(732) 892-9546
www.jerseymikes.com...
  • Sub Sandwich
4.0 out of 5
39 ratings
national chain
2
Katz's Delicatessen
205 E Houston St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 254-2246
katzsdelicatessen.com...
  • Corned Beef Sandwich
    2nd top seller; looks good; looks good; 2nd top seller; looks good
  • Pastrami Sandwich
    top seller; looks good; Adam adds corned beef, Russian dressing & slaw; brined for 30 days; hand-carved, hence thicker-sliced; looks good; top seller; looks good
  • Knoblewurst (garlic beef sausage)
  • Rueben
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
8133 ratings
#5 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown);
Food War: Katz's vs. 2nd Ave... Katz's won (3-votes-to-2); oldest deli in America (1888); where "Harry Met Sally" was filmed (orgasm scene); don't lose your ticket to order or it will cost you $50 (and they have a cop guarding the door)
3
Philippe The Original Restaurant
1001 N Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 628-3781
www.philippes.com
  • Philippe French Dipped Sandwich
    top seller; French rolled dipped in au jus; recommend double-dipped; looks good
  • Roast Beef French Dipped Sandwich
    $5.75 at airtime; ask for double-dip; looks good; Wolfgang recommends adding horseradish mustard; roll dipped in au jus; ask for double-dip; looks good
  • Lamb Sandwich
    2nd top seller
4.0 out of 5
5233 ratings
#96 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); birthplace of French dipped sandwich; long lines; Los Angeles' oldest sandwich shop; cash only; "my favorite fast food restaurant"-Wolfgang Puck
4
Nardelli's LLC
87 Maple St
Naugatuck, CT 06770
(203) 729-9470
www.nardellis.com
  • Italian Meat Combo Sub Sandwich
    top seller; looks good
3.5 out of 5
47 ratings
rated #1 by Connecticut Magazine 9 years in row
5
Peanut Butter & Co (CLOSED)
240 Sullivan St
New York, NY 10012
(212) 677-3995
ilovepeanutbutter.com...
  • Elvis Sandwich
    a favorite; peanut butter, banana, bacon, honey, grilled
3.5 out of 5
622 ratings
CLOSED; 8 types of peanut butter; 21 variety of peanut butter sandwiches
6
Primanti Brothers
46 18th St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 263-2142
www.primantibros.com...
  • Sandwich
    sandwiches piled-high topped with french fries, cole slaw and tomatoes; sandwiches topped with french fries, cole slaw and tomatoes
  • Capicola & Cheese Sandwich
    5 slices of capicola, cheese, coleslaw & fries stuffed between 2 thick slices of Italian bread; Adam likes to add a runny egg; sponsored by Kevin Pollak; looks good
  • Cap & Egg Sandwich
    capicola, egg & cheese w/ fries, slaw & tomatoes in sandwich
  • Pitts-Burgher Cheesesteak
    cheesesteak sandwich stuffed choice of meat and cheese with french fries, cole slaw and tomatoes
  • Corned Beef Sandwich
    sandwiches topped with french fries, cole slaw and tomatoes
3.5 out of 5
1080 ratings
#3 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown);
#7 (World's Best Places to Pig Out); since 1933; multiple locations
7
Tony's I-75 restaurant
8781 Main Street
Birch Run, MI 48415
(989) 624-5860
  • Bacon-Lettuce-Tomato Sandwich (BLT)
    world's biggest BLT; bacon piled high...about 20 strips of bacon; world's biggest BLT; bacon piled high...about 20 strips of bacon
3.5 out of 5
299 ratings
#29 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); jumbo sandwiches; jumbo portions; Bill Clinton and Kid Rock have visited
8
Stage Delicatessen (CLOSED)
834 7th Ave
New York, NY 10019
(212) 245-7850
www.stagedeli.com
  • New York Cheesecake
    1.5-lb slice
  • Pastrami Sandwich
    looks good
3.0 out of 5
196 ratings
CLOSED; huge portions; off-Broadway; celebrity-named sandwiches; celebrities often eat here;
 Food Paradise: Sandwich Paradise  (8 restaurants)     Aired on: November 30, 2011