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Pirolo's Panino (SOBE) - Lobster Roll, an Amazing Sandwich

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tpigeon Jun 7, 2013 01:34 PM

I am no expert on Lobster Rolls but this is easily the best one I had in Miami. It is superior to the Dutch's (which I thought was great) and blows away the mini lobster rolls at PB Sushi and Steak (which I like too).

Pirolo's Panino is located at Macchialina and they deliver. This is a must try folks.

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  1. CFByrne RE: tpigeon Jun 7, 2013 02:35 PM

    FWIW Jamie DeRosa has been raving about the Roast Pork and Meatball as well.

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      tpigeon RE: CFByrne Jun 7, 2013 02:49 PM

      Those are definitely next on my list. Thanks.

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        SobeChower RE: tpigeon Jun 7, 2013 05:42 PM

        The Godfather was also very good.

    2. The Chowfather RE: tpigeon Jun 9, 2013 06:18 AM

      I had a great trifecta on Friday. Loved the messy, juicy Roast Pork with broccoli raab, fontina and calabrese chilies.

      Mike's meatballs are great and his sauce is probably the best i town so his meatball parm is a winner.

      I always defer to SteveBm when it comes to lobster rolls but I've had my fair share. This is the best version I've had in Miami. Loaded with nice pieces of Maine lobster, minimal to no mayo and served on a nice buttered bun. Neptune Oyster Bar? Nope but that's a tough comparison as it is one of best in nation. Miami's best, I think so.

      On a side note the bread they were using on my visit was perfect. Nice crust on the outside with a nice chew on the inside.

      The Banh Mi(lano) sounds ridiculous. House made testa, mortadella and Asian pickles BOOM!!!

      Open M-S 12-3 with delivery 1st to 41st St Miami Beach

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        tpigeon RE: The Chowfather Jun 9, 2013 11:23 AM

        Had the Banh Milano and it was about as good as the godfather.

        My favorites are so far...
        1) Lobster Roll
        2) Meatball Sub -- you are not crazy if you think this is #1
        3) Roast pork
        4) Godfather and Banh Milano (tie)

        Note: All of these sandwiches are great.

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          The Chowfather RE: tpigeon Jun 12, 2013 03:32 PM

          Had the banh milano today and it was very good. may be my favorite one.

      2. emily RE: tpigeon Jun 13, 2013 06:18 AM

        Have you tried the one at Joe's takeout?

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          tpigeon RE: emily Jun 13, 2013 06:32 AM

          A long time ago. It was not my favorite.

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          tpigeon RE: tpigeon Jun 22, 2013 04:18 PM

          Ratings revision:

          Had the lobster roll side by side with the meatball and I like the meatball better. Lobster roll is now my second favorite.

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