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Good sandwich place?

mayfair Nov 7, 2009 09:13 AM

Looking for a place to go in Lower Westchester with good, easy sandwiches for lunch. It seems like all we can find around here is diners and chain restaurants (someone recommended Cheesecake Factory, UGH.....) Just want a reliable, fresh turkey or roast beef sandwich with some fresh veggies...

125 Westchester Ave, White Plains, NY

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    intrepid RE: mayfair Nov 7, 2009 10:25 AM

    melt, iron tomato, burgers shakes and fries, firemans deli,

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      wincountrygirl RE: intrepid Nov 7, 2009 10:52 AM

      Where is the fireman's deli?

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        intrepid RE: wincountrygirl Nov 7, 2009 11:16 AM

        across st from byram fire house, down the block from burgers shakes and fries

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          cubanat RE: intrepid Nov 7, 2009 06:30 PM

          Intrepid you took the words right out of my mouth. Melt & Fireman's Deli came immediatley to mind. Iron Tomato is ok, I would rather have a sandwich from Dante's or Casa d' Italia in Harrison.

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            intrepid RE: cubanat Nov 8, 2009 02:47 AM

            hi-thanks, i havent been to dantes in 5-6 years, owner is a nut job- not worth the bs thanks

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              wincountrygirl RE: cubanat Nov 8, 2009 03:20 AM

              Iron Tomato is great for the real fresh turkey sandwich - cut right off the real bird, not the cold cut, and the same with the prime rib. They are also one block from where I work so the usually fit the bill. But I do love Dantes!

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              wincountrygirl RE: intrepid Nov 8, 2009 03:19 AM

              Thanks - that's Connecticut, correct?

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                intrepid RE: wincountrygirl Nov 8, 2009 03:37 AM

                its on the ny ct border line apprx

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            KarenNYC RE: intrepid Nov 8, 2009 04:05 AM

            NOT fireman's deli - it is called Firehouse Deli and it does a great sandwich but is take out only! It is on Mill Street on the Port Chester/Greenwich border. Burgers, Shakes and Fries is AWESOME but does not have sandwiches - as the name suggests go for the AWESOME burgers.

            If you also want a great sandwich, sit down style - go to Rye Ridge Deli in Rye Ridge Plaza in Rye Brook, NY. (I know chow added the address in CT but the main/original site is in Rye Brook, NY).

            We also LOVE Katzenberg's on Greenwich Avenue (there is also a location in Scarsdale now) and have found tasty sandwiches at Olive Branch on Railroad AVenue in Greenwich.

            Rye Ridge Deli
            2267 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT 06825

            Olive Branch Cafe
            26 Railroad Ave, Greenwich, CT 06830

            Mill Street Cafe
            107 Mill St, Greenwich, CT 06830

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              intrepid RE: KarenNYC Nov 8, 2009 04:43 AM

              correct firehouse deli, incoorect burgers shakes and fries does due sandwiches ive had the chicken sandwioch, and the egg sandwich

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                rpk RE: KarenNYC Nov 8, 2009 08:09 AM

                Katzenberg in Scarsdale closed at least 1 year ago. Michael's moved into that spot. For sandwiches in Scarsdale and in Bronxville, I like Lange's.

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                  valerie RE: rpk Nov 8, 2009 08:39 AM

                  There is a Katzenberg's in the Golden Horseshoe.

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                    wincountrygirl RE: valerie Nov 8, 2009 11:47 AM

                    What is the Golden Horseshoe?

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                      KarenNYC RE: wincountrygirl Nov 8, 2009 12:13 PM

                      ok - sorry about not knowing BSF had sandwiches but they so make the best dang burgers within a 30 mile radius.

                      At least someone verified Katzenberg's is still open in Scarsdale.

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                        jwg RE: wincountrygirl Nov 8, 2009 03:54 PM

                        Golden Horseshoe is shopping center intersection of Wilmont Road and Heathcote 5 Corners in Scarsdale. Katzenbergs is great for sandwiches, and tossed salads too.

                        5 Corners Cafe
                        3067 State Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420

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                anonymouse1935 RE: mayfair Nov 8, 2009 05:56 AM

                MELT would be my choice.

                1. Cheese Boy RE: mayfair Nov 8, 2009 10:06 PM

                  I have no idea if this place even still exists, but years ago they had some of the best hot heroes in the county. Definitely worthy of a look -- weekday lunchtime is best.

                  Edgeland Deli
                  77 Midland Ave
                  Port Chester, NY 10573
                  (914) 937-3804

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                    Dim Sum Diva RE: Cheese Boy Nov 9, 2009 11:17 AM

                    Park Deli on Regent St. in Port Chester
                    Fair Deal Deli on Mamaroneck Ave. in WP (if you can't do Melt down the street!)
                    Deli Delicious on Rte. 119 in WP/Greenburgh
                    Roosters on Gedney Way in WP
                    June and Ho on Purchase St. in Rye

                    Fair Deal Cafe
                    253 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10605

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                      KarenNYC RE: Dim Sum Diva Nov 10, 2009 02:30 AM

                      I'd skip deli delicious - I went in once a few years back and I can't even discuss..... ICK! I know I was not the only one - it was not the food so much as what was crawling on it. Altho, this was a few years ago and maybe things have changed but I just can't go back.

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                    wincountrygirl RE: mayfair Nov 9, 2009 01:11 PM

                    For a great fresh turkey or prime rib sandwich - Iron Tomato in White Plains. They cook at least 2 whole turkeys every day and hand carve them for the sandwiches. Fresh hand cut prime rib is also made daily.

                    1. jcmods RE: mayfair Nov 10, 2009 08:19 AM

                      I've eaten breakfast/brunch at Splendid Cafe in White Plains and tried a little of the turkey wrap sandwich (which tasted like real turkey). The chicken soup tasted like real chicken, not canned. Therefore, I would think the sandwiches here would be decent.


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