Portland January 15, 2017
8 Portland Sandwiches You Have To Try Before You Die
Portland is a land of great sandwiches. However, not all sandwiches are created equal. If you want a sure thing that is going to fill you up and taste amazing, check out these sandwich greats across the metro area.
1. Cuban at Bunk Sandwiches
The Cubano at Bunk is pretty much the blueprint for how to make a great a sandwich. Bunk Sandwiches is located at 621 SE Morrison, 211 SW 6th and 2017 NE Alberta.
2. Pork Meatball Bahn Mi at Lardo
Basically everything here is nothing short of amazing, but the sandwich shop is most known for its Pork Meatball Bahn Mi, which is definitely a must-eat-before-you-die pick. Lardo is located at 1212 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
3. Kitchen Sink at Otto's Sausage Kitchen
Come hungry and leave stuffed at this classic Portland spot. Enjoy a sausage or opt for the Kitchen Sink, combining three meats, three cheeses and a whole host of toppings. Otto's Sausage Kitchen is located at 4138 SE Woodstock Blvd.
4. Fried Chicken Sandwich at Basilisk
A strong contender for the best fried chicken sandwich in the city, this is a must-eat. Basilisk is located at 820 NE 27th Ave.
5. Brisket at The People's Pig
If you have a taste for some pork, this is the place to stop. Their brisket sandwich is a definite winner and you definitely have to try it (at least) once. The People's Pig is located at 3217 N Williams Ave.
6. Carnitas al Güero at Güero No. 1 Tortas
Braised meats and Yucatan flavors makes this restaurant grown out of a food cart a wonderful treat. Try the Carnitas al Güero for a filling and amazing meal at Güero's new soon-to-open restaurant location. Güero No. 1 Tortas is located at
113 SE 28th Ave.
7. Rueben at Kornblatt's Delicatessen
Kornblatt's Delicatessen serves up a mean Rueben and is considered to be one of the best New York-style delis outside of New York. Try one of these classic sandwiches at 628 NW 23rd Ave.
8. Lemon Curd and Bacon Sandwich at The Big Egg
In the category of breakfast sandwiches, The Big Egg is at the top of the charts. Try the Lemon Curd & Bacon Sandwich or the Egg, Cheese & Greens sandwiches, both amazing breakfast sandwiches that will tantalize the taste buds. The Big Egg is located at 3039 NE Alberta St.
How many of these iconic sandwiches have you tried?