Famous Sandwiches From Pittsburgh: 6 Eateries To Visit
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When you bite into a delicious sandwich, is there anything more satisfying? Pittsburghers love sandwiches, and creating a great sandwich requires much more skill and attention than simply throwing some meat and cheese into a bun. It can be based on freshly baked bread or topped with pickled veggies. 

The sandwich is not only one of the most recognisable foods in the city, but in recent years, some incredibly talented chefs have chosen to focus their sandwich-making skills in smaller venues throughout the city rather than open fine dining establishments.

Therefore, here is a route map of Pittsburgh's most excellent sandwiches. These sandwich creators, which range from legendary classics to distinctive up-and-comers, are currently at the peak of their game.

6 Famous Eateries For Sandwiches From Pittsburgh

1. Craft Beer Bar & Deli On Carson Street

More than two dozen specialty sandwiches are available at the busy shop, including The Beast (roasted meat, melted cheddar, blackened caramelised onions, roasted red peppers and Sriracha mayo) and The Three Little Pigs. This substantial sandwich focuses on pork, including sliced honey-baked gammon, smoked pulled pork, and bacon. You can have one of their more than 300 artisan beers to wash it down. Also, you can catch live shows here too. 

Location: 1507 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, United States

Timings: Mon-Sun: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Must-Try Dishes: The Beast, The Three Little Pigs

Price for 2: $40 approx.

2. Brothers Spak

The mighty Spak Brothers are renowned for producing some of the best pizzas in Pittsburgh. Still, their hoagies are also a local favourite because of their increased selection of vegan and vegetarian options. Even while this little counter-service restaurant serves meat-heavy classics (such as an Italian and a "Pittsburgh Steak," laden with French fries), one is recommended the Seitan Melt, covered in BBQ or Buffalo sauce, whether you eat meat or not. 

Location: 5107 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, United States

Timings: Mon-Sun: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Must-Try Dishes: Classics, Pittsburgh Steak

Price for 2: $40 approx.

3. Sandwich Shop On Duncan Street

There are numerous reasons to adore Duncan Street Sandwich Shop. This tiny sandwich shop, located in a former underground supper club called Duncan Street Dinners, is run by the same team that brought you the famous "Everything" Pork, a two-handed sandwich made with roasted pork, "everything" seasoning, and house-pickled red onion jam. They also provide fresh sides, salads, and dessert every day. Their "Crispies" of delicious puffed rice cereal are available in flavours such as chocolate mint and rosemary/lemon/mint.

Location: 7246 Kelly St, Pittsburgh, PA 15208, United States

Timings: Mon-Sun: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Must-Try Dishes: Everything Pork, Crispies

Price for 2: $40 approx.

4. The Smallman Street Deli

This iconic deli has been operating in the Strip District since 2001 and has all the favourites. Try the Reuben or Rachel for lunch, or go all out and order your corned meat between two freshly prepared potato latkes. Be sure to try the homemade soup options, which include "Phyllis's World Famous Matzo Ball Soup," a hearty dish that genuinely lives up to its moniker. One should also look out for their great service and home delivery options. The service here is excellent. 

Location: 2840 Smallman St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, United States

Timings: Mon-Sun: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Must-Try Dishes: Phyllis's World Famous Matzo Ball Soup, Potato latkes

Price for 2: $40 approx.

5. Bar & Grill Triangle

For over 60 years, this Swissvale landmark has been serving out "Battleships," or obscenely enormous 27-inch Italian sandwiches, to patrons of its historic corner lot. This cash-only restaurant's original Italian sandwich, proudly stuffed with salami, ham, provolone, lettuce, tomato, and onion, is the best-selling item. Depending on how hungry you are, you'll be ordering by size, ranging from the "Super Battleship" (a Battleship with twice as much meat) to the "Torpedo," which is a 6-inch sub.

Location: 2122 Monongahela Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218, United States

Timings: Mon-Sun: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Must-Try Dishes: Super Battleship, Torpedo

Price for 2: $40 approx.

6. Peppi's

You may get a great Peppi's hoagie wherever you go because of its distinctive settings, ranging from a converted diner car in Point Breeze to their secret Strip District spot. This cash-only restaurant chain is well-known for its delicious chicken cheesesteaks and hoagies. Make your own or choose from an intriguing menu that includes items like the #7 (a burger with sausage, egg and American cheese), the Blazin Saddle (a steak with boiling sauce) and the Santucci, an Italian sub that is 'wonderfully sloppy' and has provolone, meats and grilled peppers, mushrooms and onions. 

Location: 7619 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15221, United States

Timings: Mon-Sun: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Must-Try Dishes: Blazin Saddle, The Santucci

Price for 2: $40 approx.

Pittsburgh boasts some of the top restaurants in the nation, so living here is quite fortunate. Everything is available here: excellent dining, foreign eateries, local establishments, and hidden gems. Remember to sample the well-known sandwich dishes as well.