Here’s a sandwich bucket list to kick off the new year. Cruise on over to these awesome sandwich shops and try one of their famous creations for a quick meal your tastebuds will love. These grinders are out of this world! You can check out the delectable edible creations below:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:
1. Right Fielder (Home Plate Deli)
483 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe, CT 06468
The Right Fielder is a cheese lover's dream, with melted cheddar layered over a hefty helping of beef. Served up on garlic bread, this sandwich is packed with flavor.
2. Bravo Milanno (Gaetanos Deli)
1478 Barnum Avenue, Stratford, CT 06614
The Bravo Milanno is one of the more unique sandwiches, serving up dried filet mignon with mozzarella and roasted peppers. People can't stop talking about it!
3. Triple Threat (Blue Cactus Grill)
51 Stevens Street, Norwalk, CT 06850
You don't have to go all the way to Philadelphia for an awesome phill cheesesteak. The Triple Threat comes loaded with grilled onions, charred jalapeños, roasted peppers, and mushrooms.
4. Meat, Egg & Cheese (Goldberg's Bagel Cafe)
1131 New Britain Avenue #A, West Hartford, CT 06110
Your choice of meat on your choice of bagel means endless flavor combinations! This addition to the sandwich bucket list is the perfect way to start the day.
5. Chuck's Baseball Championship (Vinny's Deli)
567 Center Street, Wallingford, CT 06492
You can't go to the "Kings of Roast Beef" and not try #46. Roast beef is stacked high and topped with cheddar cheese and ranch dressing. It's big enough to share but it tastes so good that you won't want to.
6. Titanic Turkey (The Plum Tomato)
275 South Main Street, Colchester, CT 06415
Gluten free bread and fresh veggies make this an excellent dive for health nuts. It's the perfect place for a lunch date.
7. Italian Combo (Nardelli's)
396 Washington Street, Middletown, CT 06457
This is arguably the best Italian in the region, and it comes at a very affordable price. That's why this place has been a local fan favorite since its inception.
8. Chicken Cutlet with The Works (Carbone's Market)
221 Oak Avenue, Torrington, CT 06790
A perfectly seasoned cutlet on fresh bread. It's only made better by its fresh topping, but be careful... it can get a little messy.
9. Pastrami On Rye (Katz's Restaurant Deli)
1658 Litchfield Turnpike, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Talk about loaded! This place really knows know to stack the meat and the pastrami is too good to pass up. Mix it with corned beef if you're feeling adventurous.
10. The Opposition (Meat & Co.)
116 Crown Street, New Haven, CT 06510
You've never tasted anything quite like this. Chili chicken with crumbled chèvre and blueberry compote makes for a surprisingly delightful combo. You're guaranteed to love it!