You’ve packed a beach towel, sunscreen, hat, and tunes, but don’t forget to pack lunch! Swing by a tasty sandwich shop in San Diego before heading to the water. When you’re hot, tired, and hungry, you’ll be happy you did. The friendly staff at a leading hotel in downtown San Diego has created this list to make your decision a little easier.
Located within the Midway District area of the city, this Italian restaurant has made waves in the San Diego sandwich scene with its signature menu item, the Torpasta. The Torpasta is a crisp, burrito-shaped bread roll that is filled to the brim with the pasta dish of your choice. The divine flavor of the Torpasta is only enhanced by one of Divine Pastabilities’ fresh, homemade sauces.
The Gourmet Bagger
The Gourmet Bagger, also located within the Midway District, features a diverse menu of more than 25 gourmet sandwiches. Their commitment to using only the freshest ingredients can be tasted in the tender slices of steak in the Bagger Cheesesteak or the delectable pesto spread on the Pesto Turkey Burger.
Mona Lisa Italian Restaurant
Mona Lisa has called the Little Italy district its home for nearly 60 years and continues to be an icon of great Italian food. With its own full service deli featuring luscious Italian wines, gourmet cheeses, and specialty dried meats, Mona Lisa is a surefire choice for an authentic taste of Italy in your sandwich.
Chronic Smoothies Blazin Grill
Don’t let the name fool you– Pacific Beach’s Chronic Smoothies serves addictive deli sandwiches using only Boar’s Head meats, and distinctive hot sandwiches such as the Spicy Buffalo Chicken.
Gaglione Brothers has two locations serving San Diego and each location specializes in flavorful, expertly crafted cheesesteaks stuffed with savory ingredients like Portobello mushrooms, jalapenos, and cherry peppers.
Located right on the main drag of Mission Beach, Rubicon’s appetizing sandwiches pack even more flavor than their colorful names suggest. The Dapper Dipper boasts a heavenly combo of tri-tip and rich horseradish, and the Spicy Tuna on garlic cheese bread will blow your mind.
We don’t have sandwiches, but at the Pacific Inn Hotel & Suites you can count on a comfortable room, 24/7 customer service, and the best rate guaranteed. If location is important to you, you will be happy to know we are a leading SAN airport hotel, and also close to Little Italy and the Gaslamp Quarter. Give us a call at 1-800-571-2933 to inquire about availability!