Sandwich Place · Tacony - Wissinoming · Princeton Ave (Torresdale Ave), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Dubbed the “King of Gourmet Hoagies,” Fink’s offers a signature hoagie with two secret weapons: cotechino (fresh pork sausage) and olive spread. Other hoagies are named for Northeast neighborhoods.
Deli / Bodega · Bella Vista - Southwark · 734 S 9th St (at Fitzwater St), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: The original Sarcone’s deli has spawned multiple locations, and it’s easy to see why. Freshly baked seeded rolls are lovingly stuffed in combos like the Italian Market and Junk Yard Special.
Deli / Bodega · Chinatown · Reading Terminal Marketi, Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Reading Terminal’s Salumeria is one of Center City’s top-notch sandwiche outlets. The Italian hoagie combines imported meats & cheeses with roasted peppers, artichokes & a drizzle of house dressing.
Sandwich Place · South Philadelphia East · 1 Citizens Bank Way (at Citizens Bank Park), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Media’s claim to sandwich fame, Planet Hoagie is a takeout-only gem of a shop with a long list of Italo-centric selections like the Guiseppe: hot sopressata, sharp provolone, Italian tuna & prosciutto
Sandwich Place · Bella Vista - Southwark · 1014 Federal St (at Alder St), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Chickie’s notable menu items include the Original Veggie (eggplant, broccoli rabe, roasted peppers & Chickie’s own sharp provolone) & Tuna Special (olive oil-packed tuna with provo & roasted peppers).
Visit Philly: Pork sandwiches win rave reviews at Sessano Café, but the Sessano Special hoagie (prosciutto, salami, capicola, provolone, mozzarella, tomatoes, roasted peppers & basil) is just as worthy of praise.
Sandwich Place · 1510 Dekalb Pike (btwn Germantown & Skippack Pike), Blue Bell, PA
Visit Philly: Boasting a bread supply from Conshohocken Bakery, Pudge’s makes simple hoagies with lettuce, cheese, tomato & onion. Extra toppings like sharp provolone, bacon & “hoagie spread” gussies them up.
Sandwich Place · 3523 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA
Visit Philly: The appropriately named Cut Above Deli in Newtown Square services its passionate patrons with not one, not two, but seven different styles of Italian hoagies, ranging from Classic to Milano.
Visit Philly: Richboro’s Pallante’s Italian Deli placed high on radio station WIP’s hoagie challenge with its Don Supreme, a Sarcone’s roll filled with prosciutto, sopressata, provolone & oil-dipped long hots.
Visit Philly: The Monster is the hoagie of choice at the authentic Altomonte’s Italian Market & Delicatessen, featuring mortadella, provolone, capicola, sopressata and ham, available at both Bucks County locations.
Sandwich Place · Roxborough · 6141 Ridge Ave (at Dupont St.), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: These sandwiches include classics like the Soprano (genoa, capicola, cotechino, prosciutto, mortadella, soppressata, locatelli & provo) served on Liscio rolls. Available in Minor & Major League Length
Deli / Bodega · Spruce Hill · 4309 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Italian hoagies are everywhere in Philly, but the true Jewish hoagie is a rarity, & Koch’s Deli, which serves corned beef, pastrami, spiced beef, salami & cheese on an Amoroso roll, is the right place
Deli / Bodega · East Falls · 3492 Tilden St (On Conrad at Tilden), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: The deli enthralls with a small selection of hoagies: Three Brothers: Asiago, sharp provo & Swiss; sharp provo & roasted peppers; and Sunnyside Special: mozzarella balls, roasted peppers & prosciutto.
Deli / Bodega · Rhawnhurst · 8000 Horrocks St (Rhawn & Bustleton), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Dattillo’s Deli gussies up hoagies with artichoke hearts & roasted peppers, but customers can also buy the fixings to make their own with 5 different kinds of Italian bread & imported lunchmeats to go
Sandwich Place · Bella Vista - Southwark · 1165 S 11th St (at Ellsworth St), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: This Point Breeze hoagie destination uses Liscio rolls as the basis for its no-frills two-handers, with varieties like Old-Fashioned Italian: sharp provolone, prosciutto, sopressata & pepper shooters.
Sandwich Place · Bella Vista - Southwark · 1017 S 9th St (at Kimball St), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Another favorite: Daddy Wad marries mortadella with pistachios, genoa salami, sopressata, capicola, prosciutto and sharp provolone with arugula, tomatoes, onions and sweet and hot peppers.
Gourmet Shop · Center City West · 1730 Chestnut St (at 18th St), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: A major destination for any Italian specialty food connoisseur and purveyor of hoagie fillings galore, Di Bruno Bros. makes a mean sandwich in its own right, with a high-quality olive-oil drizzle.
Sandwich Place · Bella Vista - Southwark · 1501 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Family owned and operated since 1932, this corner deli is a hoagie legend. The Godfather (prosciutto, sopressata, roasted peppers, mozzarella, sundried tomatoes & green olives) is a standout.
Sandwich Place · Center City East · 214 Market St (at S Strawberry St), Philadelphia, PA
Visit Philly: Sports fans & concert-goers can enjoy hoagies in the Wells Fargo Center, and the Phillies cheering section can find their cheesesteaks in Citizens Bank Park. Good news: They ship to cities nationwide.