Katz's Delicatessen is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

1. Katz's Delicatessen

9.3
205 E Houston St (at Ludlow St), New York, NY
Deli / Bodega · Lower East Side · 1203 tips and reviews

Vish J.Vish Jaju: Here with "Tron" he says the pastrami sandwich is amazing. I had a delicious split pea soup which is a great choice for the vegetarians. (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more.

Kevin Jan M.Kevin Jan M: Really delicious pastrami sandwiches. 😋 You have to get the "Rueben"! (Corned Beef, Swiss Cheese, Russian and Sauerkraut) Go, Go, GO!

PaddyPaddy: My favorite deli in the city. Usually pretty crowded but the line moves quickly. Pretty simply put, the pastrami on rye and turkey on rye are the best sandwiches in the city.

Num Pang Sandwich Shop is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

2. Num Pang Sandwich Shop

9.4
140 E 41st St (btwn Lexington & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Midtown East · 228 tips and reviews

Minhua Z.Minhua Z: Grilled asparagus is awesome, comes with awesome savory Asian chimichurri salad dressing, save some sandwich bread for it!

NearSay NYCNearSay NYC: Nam Pang serves up very nice sized sandwiches are packed with flavor! Coconut shrimp sandwich is our top choice with the pulled pork coming in at a close second. N-Sider tip: Cash ONLY!

Theresa R.Theresa Roldan: Apparently one of the best sandwich shops in NYC, and it certainly did not disappoint. Definitely recommend the pulled pork sandwich!

Despaña is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

3. Despaña

9.5
408 Broome St (btwn Lafayette & Centre St), New York, NY
Spanish Restaurant · SoHo · 260 tips and reviews

Andreana L.Andreana Leung: Try the gallejo sandwich, it has both serrano ham and chorizo, plus melted cheese yummy!

Laurence P.Laurence Paverd: One of a few gems in the area. Take a mid-day vacation to Spain! Pressed sandwiches ... it's all great!

daniel m.daniel martynetz: I highly recommend this place for their sandwiches (come for lunch!), but also their fantastic selection of cheeses, olive oils, and spreads. A gem.

Num Pang Sandwich Shop is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

4. Num Pang Sandwich Shop

9.3
1129 Broadway, New York, NY
Sandwich Place · NoMad · 224 tips and reviews

Daniel B.Daniel Barnett: Noodles with pork belly makes my day every time. Great sandwiches, noodle and pork/steak dishes.

John A.John Antos: Yummy sandwiches on crispy crust bread that makes you crave traditional Banh Mi. Filled with current healthy / trendy vegetarian and meat options. Come hungry!

Jen Z.Jen Zhao: Great selection of sandwiches, particularly vegetarian options (the tofu one is my fave!), though of course classic pork belly is good too.

Cheeky Sandwiches is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

5. Cheeky Sandwiches

9.3
35 Orchard St (btwn Canal & Hester St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Chinatown · 209 tips and reviews

Andrew S.Andrew Shum: Staff is superbly friendly. They give away free beignets from time to time to their customers. The beignets are amazing and cheap, chicory coffee is great, and their sandwiches even better.

Bryant B.Bryant Balatbat: Shrimp and oyster po' boy and fried chicken on biscuits. These guys make some of the best sandwiches around. Don't miss the place; the sign's on the pavement.

KinoKino: It's very easy to miss this New Orleans style sandwich shop. It has a more Williamsburg vibe than a Chinatown vibe. The chicken biscuit sandwich here is a must try for NYC locals and tourists alike!

Sunny & Annie Gourmet Deli is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

6. Sunny & Annie Gourmet Deli

9.5
94 Avenue B (6th St), New York, NY
Deli / Bodega · Alphabet City · 159 tips and reviews

Real Cheap EatsReal Cheap Eats: Try the "Pho Real" ($7), which combines "fresh sliced Boar’s Head roast beef, basil, cilantro, sprouts, tomato and avocado...to capture the essence of the Vietnamese noodle soup in sandwich form." Read more.

Veronique V.Veronique V: The Parlor is such an amazing sandwich - grilled chicken, egg, blue cheese, sprouts, avocado. Sounds strange but is excellent!

Ranu R.Ranu Rajkarnikar: Amazing bodega with delicious inventive sandwiches. Try George's Hero, the Louie, Mona Lisa or Joebama. Also, amazing breakfast sandwiches AND do not underestimate their $3 pizza bagel late night.

Café Habana is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

7. Café Habana

9.3
17 Prince St (at Elizabeth St), New York, NY
Cuban Restaurant · NoLita · 603 tips and reviews

kat B.kat B.: Get the cuban sandwich, grilled corn, platanos, and frites. Delish. One of my favorite places.

Sunny Y.Sunny Y: the corn is a must, but the sandwiches, the fish tacos, the pulled pork all with the green hot sauce. YUM

Kathie K.Kathie Keate: The best Cuban sandwich ever. Grilled corn and tostones a must

Xe Máy Sandwich Shop is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

8. Xe Máy Sandwich Shop

9.3
96 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st Ave & Avenue A), New York, NY
Vietnamese Restaurant · East Village · 121 tips and reviews

AmandaAmanda: Get the green papaya salad with any sandwich. The sauce is dark, rich, and spicy. Plus it comes with 'shrooms!

Ray L.Ray Lin: New favorite bahn mi in the city, just delicious. Cub Classic is utterly amazing, with superb BBQ pork, pate, perfectly toasted bread (+ jalepenos). Notice how many quality adjectives were used?

Michelle L.Michelle Luong: The mean green vegetarian banh mi is incredible! 2 days later & I am still thinking about how good it is!

Saigon Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

9. Saigon Shack

9.3
114 Macdougal St (at Bleecker St), New York, NY
Vietnamese Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 355 tips and reviews

Ben K.Ben Kessler (@kessler): Crab cake banh mi and variety of pho are delicious. Wash down with a Vietnamese iced coffee.

Josh A.Josh Arcus: Probably most authentic Vietnamese I've had in NYC since visiting Vietnam. Classic Beef Phö, spicy brisket banh mi & lemongrass chicken =delicious. You NYU brats are nuts: the waitresses are wonderful

Jen S.Jen Shin: Fried spring rolls, pork summer rolls, grilled pork chop pho, and grilled pork chop bahn mi. Yes.

Pisillo Italian Panini is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

10. Pisillo Italian Panini

9.3
97 Nassau St (at Ann St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Financial District · 78 tips and reviews

Brandon B.Brandon Browne: Awesome, huge italian sandwiches. Get the ciabatta or other special breads, worth the extra $1

michelle w.michelle williams: STILL GOOD.This place is awesome,excellent authentic Italian sandwiches,with super fresh ingredient and great bread.All imported from Italy.My favorite sandwiches so far in NYC...

Indulgent EatsIndulgent Eats: Split one of their stellar Italian sandwiches and enjoy it in City Hall park for the power summer lunch with a friend. Try the namesake Pisillo with porchetta, prosciutto & buffala mozzarella.

Court Street Grocers is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

11. Court Street Grocers

9.5
540 Laguardia Pl (btwn Bleecker & W 3rd St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Greenwich Village · 73 tips and reviews

Tim J.Tim Julien: New outpost with delicious sandos.

TingTing: Excellent Reuben sandwich @ $11.5. Corn beef is tender and bread is crispy. Can go lighter on the sauce though.

Trang T.Trang Tran: Everything I've eaten so far is great: Mother-in-Law, Cubano, Droopy

Margon is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

12. Margon

9.1
136 W 46th St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave.), New York, NY
Cuban Restaurant · Theater District · 107 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: The slow-roasted shredded pork (a Wednesday special, $9 with rice and beans) is delicious, as is the grilled Cuban sandwich ($6), which includes salami as well as garlic-marinated pork. Read more.

CheapismCheapism: Go here for fresh, flavorful & low-cost Cuban fare. Get a meat-packed Cubano sandwich w/ rice & beans ($9) & try the octopus salad ($6.75). Read more.

Jeremy F.Jeremy Fisher: Cuban sandwich or rice and beans (I like the Moros, mixed white rice and black beans) with either roast chicken, pernil, octopus salad, or oxtail

Bobwhite Counter is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

13. Bobwhite Counter

9.4
94 Avenue C (btwn E 6th & E 7th St), New York, NY
Fried Chicken Joint · Alphabet City · 254 tips and reviews

Wesley V.Wesley Verhoeve: Chef Amanda Beame's fried chicken and the surprisingly amazing pork chop sandwich are must haves!

Andrew C.Andrew Cerda: I know my way around a buffalo chicken sandwich, and this is one delicious piece. Add a side of Mac and you're in savory, spicy, cheesy heaven.

M T.M T: Porkchop sandwich, Mac and cheese and potato salad are delicious. Chicken is pretty darn good too. Don't forget desert!

Taïm Falafel and Smoothie Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

14. Taïm Falafel and Smoothie Bar

9.3
45 Spring St (at Mulberry St), New York, NY
Falafel Restaurant · NoLita · 228 tips and reviews

Sajid M.Sajid Mehmood: After you've had a few different flavors of the falafel sandwich (green and harissa are my favorites), go for the sabich (sa-beech) sandwich. Fried eggplant, with a sliced boiled egg. Delicious.

iris b.iris busnack: Harissa Falafel Sandwich....awesome!!!

KelleyKelley: Harissa with whole wheat sandwich is my favorite! Never stray. Also the pineapple coconut smoothie is delicious

Taïm Falafel and Smoothie Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Sandwiches in New York City.

15. Taïm Falafel and Smoothie Bar

9.4
222 Waverly Pl (btwn Perry & W 11th St), New York, NY
Falafel Restaurant · West Village · 277 tips and reviews

Steven L.Steven Lehrburger: Ask for a side of the Amba sauce (the orange one) with your sandwich - all the sauces are good but that one is amazing.

Christopher L.Christopher Lee: Great falafel! Roasted red pepper falafel sandwich and ginger mint lemonade is fantastic here!

Afi Y.Afi Yellow-Duke: The falafel sandwiches are delicious. You could easily walk past this place (it's tiny and on a quiet street), but don't miss it!