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FoodLush Feb 20, 2008 08:29 AM

Any suggestions for a deli/sub shop in the Portland are? Ideally looking for a place that can make subs and I can choose from a wide selection of each type of meat and cheese. Like smoked turkey, peppercorn, honey turkey, roast turkey, etc or swiss cheese, lorraine cheese, low-sodium swiss.

Thoughts?

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    laurmb Feb 20, 2008 09:10 AM

    My first thought is Pat's Meat Mart on Stevens Ave. in Portland. I'm sure there are other places, too, but Pat's sandwiches are excellent and they have a big selection.

    1. Bunnyfood Feb 20, 2008 12:42 PM

      The staff at Pat's is awesome.Great service...Maybe also the Full Belly Deli? Large selection and they can do large orders with ease...

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        sciencediet Feb 21, 2008 04:46 AM

        West End Grocery on the corner of Park and Spring. They make standard Italians and a wide range of specialty sandwiches.

        1. JMF Feb 21, 2008 04:47 AM

          Get thee to one of the Banh Mi shops!

          http://www.chowhound.com/topics/479127

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            irwin Feb 21, 2008 07:57 AM

            There is also a sandwich shop in Monument Square which is very good, with a large variety of meats, which look fresh and good. I can't think of the name, but its a few doors down from David's.

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              laurmb Feb 22, 2008 03:41 AM

              I think you are thinking of Henry VIII's. I was just saying last night that I was curious about that place!

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                Keefer Lucas Feb 22, 2008 05:50 AM

                One of the aspects of a good sandwich shop that deserves consideration is that of value - there are several sandwich shops on the peninsula that make an outstanding sub, but when you are paying $7 to $8 or more for a sandwich it SHOULD be good. Damn good...

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            amyc Feb 22, 2008 03:55 PM

            There is a sandwhich shop out by Cheverus that was always excellent when I worked out that way (four years ago). Market Street Eats and Crooked Mile are good intown.

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