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The 10 Best Sandwich Shops in San Francisco

Updated: March 5, 2021

Finding the best San Francisco restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the finest restaurants, we reviewed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Compare ratings, reviews, prices and hours easily by scrolling down and checking out our top 10 list.

Find the perfect place

Saigon Sandwich

Vietnamese · $4 avg. price for 1 sandwich
San Francisco, Tenderloin
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Deli Board

$18 avg. main dish
San Francisco, South of Market
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Molinari Delicatessen

Italian · $13 avg. price for 1 sandwich
San Francisco, Telegraph Hill
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Lou’s Cafe

American · $7 avg. price for 1 sandwich
San Francisco, Central Richmond
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Submarine Center

Pizza · $12 avg. price for 1 sandwich
San Francisco, West Portal
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Rhea’s Deli & Market

$9 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Flour + Water

Italian
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Tartine Manufactory

New American · $25 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

4505 Burgers & BBQ - San Francisco

American · $10 avg. price for 1 sandwich
San Francisco, North Panhandle
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

RT Rotisserie

American · $19 avg. price for 1 sandwich
San Francisco, Van Ness - Civic Center
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in San Francisco. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 31320 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1904 lists and articles from Eater, SFist and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Eater - 23 Essential San Francisco Sandwiches, SFist - The 30 Best Sandwiches In San Francisco and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - Where to Find the Best Sandwich Shops in San Francisco/Bay Area. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Pick your dollar sign

Know what prices to expect in every neighborhood. Deal-seekers will love the lower prices at Hayes Valley, while those who love to splurge may enjoy what Van Ness - Civic Center has to offer. We compared the average price of 1 sandwich in every spot in town.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 1 sandwich# Sandwiches shops
Van Ness - Civic Center$1221
Lower Pacific Heights$1112
Downtown$1134
Mission$1166
South of Market$1048
South Beach$1047
Financial District$1072
Yerba Buena$1028
Central Richmond$916
Hayes Valley$912

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