Cafecito is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

1. Cafecito

26 E Congress Pkwy (at State St.), Chicago, IL
Cuban Restaurant · The Loop · 174 tips and reviews

Linda B.Linda Blanco: Best Cubano! If you're daring, try the ropa vieja with sweet plantains & black beans. If it's the daily special, get the grilled tilapia - while it lasts! Black beans & rice Cuban style! Riccissimo!

Cat G.Cat Gao: This place is wonderful and super inexpensive. Get the Cubano or Lechon sandwiches and a café con leche!

Carolyn P.Carolyn Pavelkis: Great breakfast. Amazing Cuban sandwiches for lunch. The white bean soup is also delicious. And they make a great soy latte.

Bari is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

2. Bari

1120 W Grand Ave (at N May St), Chicago, IL
Sandwich Place · West Town · 62 tips and reviews

Ross K.Ross Kaufman: italian sub with hot peppers and fresh mozzarella is epic. also try their potato, pasta, and tuna salads. place is truely a neighborhood staple.

MalveneMalvene: Great subs on fresh bread..frankly unbeatable.

Lisa P.Lisa P: Best Italian and Caprese subs!

Ba Le is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

3. Ba Le

5014 N Broadway St (at W Argyle St), Chicago, IL
Vietnamese Restaurant · Uptown · 80 tips and reviews

Katherine S.Katherine S.: #3 is AWESOME!!! ;-) Chicken banh mi delicious. All their sandwiches are fresh!! =)

Bos A.Bos Alvertos: Amazing sandwiches. Super cheap. Get a pork egg roll with your order and a smoothie. Personal favorite is the BBQ Pork.

Christin "X1" L.Christin "X1" L: The best Banh Mi. Also great selection of Macarons.

Publican Quality Meats is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

4. Publican Quality Meats

825 W Fulton Market (at Green), Chicago, IL
Deli / Bodega · Fulton Market · 117 tips and reviews

Riley B.Riley Bandy: Lamb meatball and turkey sandwiches are amazing. Tied with Birchwood Kitchen for best lunch in the city.

Renaissance HotelsRenaissance Hotels: The delicious pork belly sandwich, topped with shaved apple, watercress, purple onions, yogurt and fresh mint, challenges you to find a better lunch in Chicago.

RohainaRohaina: Nom fuckin' nom. Yummy drinks, good coffee, & even better food. Beef meatball sandwich is amazing (pesto!!) and the parm #2 is delicious as well.

Cheesie's Pub & Grub is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

5. Cheesie's Pub & Grub

958 W Belmont Ave (at Sheffield Ave), Chicago, IL
Sandwich Place · Lakeview · 167 tips and reviews

Redeye ChicagoRedeye Chicago: Grilled cheese sandwiches with unorthodox fillings—think tater tots, mac 'n' cheese and chicken tenders—were made for a satisfying post-bar meal. Read more.

Emily S.Emily Sullivan: Love the mac n cheese grilled sandwich

Jen M.Jen Marquez: Open late. Perfect late night drunken eats. Sandwiches are amazing. The Tenderizer is great. You basically can't go wrong.

Nhu Lan Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

6. Nhu Lan Bakery

2612 W Lawrence Ave (at N Rockwell St), Chicago, IL
Sandwich Place · Ravenswood · 52 tips and reviews

Jessica K.Jessica Knobbe: Awesome Vietnamese sandwiches,iced coffee and fresh fruit smoothies! Read more.

Robin C.Robin Chung: Best bahn mi in the city - especially the pork! Also good: taro smoothie and chocolate croissants!

Krista O.Krista Ortgiesen: Awesome and inexpensive sandwiches (about $3). I crave the shrimp spring rolls with peanut dipping sauce regularly.

Cafecito is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

7. Cafecito

7 N Wells St (Madison), Chicago, IL
Cuban Restaurant · The Loop · 63 tips and reviews

Cheryl A.Cheryl Ann: Cortadito was perfect, not too sweet. And the jerk chicken sandwich is seasoned to perfection!

AngelaAngela: Love love love all the sandwiches here. Don't skip a coffee con leche it's amazing! This tiny place gets a little crazy and hectic during lunch though.

Matt S.Matt Silverman: Delicious Cubano sandwich for less than $6. A must-try.

J. P. Graziano Grocery Co. is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

8. J. P. Graziano Grocery Co.

901 W Randolph St (at Peoria St), Chicago, IL
Sandwich Place · West Town · 42 tips and reviews

A D.A D: Great sandwhiches at reasonable prices. Prosciutto is my favorite.

John A.John Amundsen: Awesome Italian grocery in the West Loop; amazing Italian subs and really good white anchovies.

Matthew K.Matthew K.: Amazing tuna sandwich, which is made to order (no pre-made tuna salad).

Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

9. Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine

53 E Lake St (at N Wabash Ave), Chicago, IL
Gourmet Shop · The Loop · 82 tips and reviews

Leyla A.Leyla Arsan: Excellent sandwiches, pate and cheese. Grab a bottle of Pellegrino and sit outside and enjoy.

Sofia P.Sofia Papastamelos: Fresh and delicious sandwiches. Loved the Blue Pig and Fig.

Bobby K.Bobby Kennedy: Amazing sandwiches you can order in advance to pick up. Love the Bocadillo de La Mancha.

Ricobene's is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

10. Ricobene's

252 W 26th St, Chicago, IL
Pizza Place · Armour Square · 72 tips and reviews

Michael B.Michael Bottigliero: Best breaded steak, awesome pizza, shakes (strawberry!) sandwiches.

Montse J.Montse Jimenez: Try the breaded steak sandwich, an original delicious! Add the fresh cut fries, the best. You better come hungry!

Diana S.Diana Sanborn: I highly recommend the breaded steak sandwich or the chicken parm sandwich. They are both delicious! If you get the chicken parm, be sure to ask for mozzarella as the sandwich doesn't include cheese.

Do-Rite Donuts & Chicken is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

11. Do-Rite Donuts & Chicken

233 W Erie St (btwn N St Clair St & N Fairbanks Ct), Chicago, IL
Donut Shop · Streeterville · 49 tips and reviews

Global H.Global Highlander: Great fried chicken sandwich (the original is slightly spicy, and the spicy is apparently very spicy), good coffee from Dark Matter Coffee, and a variety of donuts.

Monica Z.Monica Zarate: Was very impressed! The breakfast sandwiches are incredibly flavorful! The famous chicken sandwich was also superb!

J L.J L: "Sweet Heat" fried chicken donut sandwich and the original fried chicken sandwich made spicy are top-notch. Get both!

Manny's Cafeteria & Delicatessen is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

12. Manny's Cafeteria & Delicatessen

1141 S Jefferson St (at Roosevelt Rd.), Chicago, IL
Sandwich Place · South Loop · 104 tips and reviews

Levy R.Levy Rivers: The sandwich is big as the place - the corn beef is the bomb. I suggest not going at lunch time - it gets grouped quickly - so go a little early.

Latasha O.Latasha Outlar: Excellent cornbeef 2 people can eat off one sandwich or save the other half for lunch or dinner. Very please.

Greyhawk68Greyhawk68: Try the Corned Beef Sandwich - Potato pancake and bread pudding as well. Delicious.

90 Miles Cuban Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

13. 90 Miles Cuban Cafe

2540 W Armitage Ave (at Stave St), Chicago, IL
Cuban Restaurant · Logan Square · 161 tips and reviews

GrubHub ChicagoGrubHub Chicago: Best Cuban sandwiches. The cafe cures its pork and ham for pressed sandwiches like the mainstay Cubano and the house special "Lechón", which's stuffed w/ pulled pork, grilled onions,& fried plantains. Read more.

Myra R.Myra Rubin: Was there for lunch Sat...there for dinner tonight. Love this place! Henry our server was awesome. Gr8 empanadas, sandwiches, ropa vieja, lechon, bistec..all delish, juicy & perfectly cooked. BYOB!

Katy M.Katy M.: chicken soup, cuban sandwich, steak strip, ropa vieja, pork medallions: all amazing choices. byob and outdoor seating, you can't beat it.

Portillo's is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

14. Portillo's

100 W Ontario St (at N Clark St), Chicago, IL
Hot Dog Joint · River North · 578 tips and reviews

JillJill: Delicious beef sandwich; however, very fast foody atmosphere.. Get it to go or sit outside on the patio!

David P.David Park: Italian beef and sausage combo sandwich!! Add the hot peppers and get a side of red sauce to dip it in.

Dan K.Dan Knight: Amazing atmosphere, best Chicago dogs and Italian beef sandwiches I've ever had! Enjoy the view from balcony, and get there before 5.

Conte Di Savoia European Specialties is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in Chicago.

15. Conte Di Savoia European Specialties

1438 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL
Sandwich Place · University Village - Little Italy · 24 tips and reviews

Lance H.Lance H: Great Italian sub sandwich on fresh bread. Wash it down with the always refreshing and superior taste of RC Cola.

Patrick G.Patrick Gallagher: Try the subs: they are the best in the area, and they have a great imported Italian grocery, too. Been a favorite of mine for 8 years and counting!

Jake S.Jake Sicinski: They have a great lunch special. Six inch sandwich, chips, and a can of soda for only $4.50. All of the sandwiches are amazing as well.