Looking for a quick meal on your lunch break or something you can easily eat on-the-go? Skip bagging your own boring sandwiches from home and try out these 9 sandwich shops around Louisville that craft their sandwich masterpieces with unique flavors and fresh ingredients to create incredible layers of taste in each bite.
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1. Stevens & Stevens Deli
This New York style deli is adjoined to Ditto's and serves delicious sandwiches, soups, and salads. The ingredients here are locally sourced and much of their produce even comes from their own farm! Stevens & Stevens offers catering for those looking to add some delicious food to their special event.
Stevens & Stevens is located at 1114 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204.
2. The Cafe
The Cafe serves soups, sandwiches, salads, and breakfast all day long. This sandwich shop offers Kentucky favorites, such as a benedictine sandwich served on artisan walnut wheat bread and topped with sliced cucumbers, bacon, and lettuce.
The Cafe is located at 712 Brent St, Louisville, KY 40204.
3. Atlantic No. 5
Atlantic No. 5 is the perfect deli to stop at if you're in downtown Louisville. It has a great atmosphere and amazing food, serving up both breakfast and lunch items. They also offer catering for special events.
Atlantic No. 5 is located at 605 West Main St., Louisville, KY 40202.
Zoup! is a downtown counter-service sandwich chain that offers delicious soups, sandwiches, and salads. They have various options for those with special diets, including soups that are low-fat, vegetarian, dairy-free, made with gluten-free ingredients.
Zoup! is located at 318 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202.
For those who are vegetarian or vegan, it might be difficult to find sandwich shops that offer options for specialty diets without lacking in flavor. Morels Cafe offers substitutes to popular sandwiches, such as the Farby, an Arby's-inspired vegan sandwich. It's a one-of-a-kind restaurant in Louisville that everyone should check out!
Morels Cafe is located at 619 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204.
6. Another Place Sandwich Shop
Another Place Sandwich Shop has been around for 45 years and serves amazing sandwiches and soups. Pictured above is their delicious reuben sandwich paired with comforting burgoo.
Another Place Sandwich Shop is located at 119 S 7th St, Louisville, KY 40202.
7. Lydia House
Lydia House is the perfect location for lunch, serving up amazing sandwiches, brunch items, and even ramen! It's a little gem in Germantown and offers tasty reubens, Phillys, chicken cutlets, mushroom melts, and an especially unique kimchi melt sandwich.
Lydia House is located at 1101 Lydia St, Louisville, KY 40217.
8. The Table
The Table is a non-profit restaurant that serves locally grown, fresh food and operates under a pay-what-you-can model. If you can't afford a meal, you can still eat here for free, but if you are able to pay more than their suggested price, you can do that too. As you can see from this photo, the quality of food is incredible. Everyone has a seat at The Table, no matter what your budget is.
The Table is located at 1800 Portland Ave, Louisville, KY 40203.
9. Starving Artist Cafe & Deli
The Starving Artist is owned by Tim and Angie Marshall and serves delicious sandwiches and soups. The name of their restaurant originated in 2001 when Tim was a musician struggling to make it by and Angie assured him he would never have to be "a starving artist." They have an extensive menu of both oven-baked and cold cut sandwiches.
Starving Artist Cafe is located at 8034 New La Grange Rd, Louisville, KY 40222.
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