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[DC Metro Area] Sloppy Joe's?

ipsedixit Jun 16, 2010 04:00 PM

Any place to find a good quality sloppy joe sandwich in the metro area?

  1. Dennis S Jun 16, 2010 05:47 PM

    I'm guessing that the Weenie Beenie may have them? Makes me long for the loose meat in the Midwest.

    Weenie Beenie
    2680 S Shirlington Rd, Arlington, VA 22206

    1. ktmoomau Jun 16, 2010 06:19 PM

      Not a sloppy joe, but flavors reminiscent to it: Eventide's bison sliders. They really reminded me of a good sloppy joe.

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        JAC13 Jun 16, 2010 11:41 PM

        G Street Food in Foggy Bottom does one. Having never had it myself, I cannot vouche for it, but my friend really liked his. The menu changes a lot but the sloppy joe seems to be a staple. http://www.gstreetfood.com/

        I second ktmoomau's post about the bison sliders at Eventide- delicious!! Another messy, insane sandwich that may bring back the same food memories as a sloppy joe (and also in Arlington) is the buffalo meatloaf sandwich at ScrewTop. It is amazing- gooey and cheesy and even a little spicey. I highly recommend it.

        G Street Food
        1706 G St NW, Washington, DC 20006

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        1. re: JAC13
          jaydreb Jun 17, 2010 06:49 AM

          What kind of sloppy joe are we talking about?

          The ground beef-tomato sauce sandwich (a la Manwich).

          Or the triple-decker deli sandwich with turkey, corned beef, roast beef, Russian dressing, swiss cheese and cole slaw? At least, that's what those of us from New Jersey call a sloppy joe.

          1. re: jaydreb
            MattInNJ Jun 17, 2010 07:36 AM

            viva la NJ Joe!

            1. re: jaydreb
              ipsedixit Jun 17, 2010 04:28 PM

              Definitely the ground beef variety (and hopefully better than the Manwich iteration).

          2. scotcheroo Jun 17, 2010 07:00 AM

            lola's on barracks row has good sloppy joe sliders.

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            1. re: scotcheroo
              Elyssa Jun 17, 2010 08:02 AM

              Those things are delicious!

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              anunez Jun 23, 2010 12:30 PM

              Ted's Bulletin on Barracks row has a spruced up one. but good luck getting in!

              Ted's Bulletin
              505 8th St SE, Washington, DC 20003

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