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Pennisi's Deli

1237 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2906
+1 916-448-5610
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
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American, Soups, Delicatessen
1237 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2906
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly workers serve decent food (daily hot food specials and regular menu of sandwiches, soups, and salads)...with a coffee bar, wine rack, and small offering of groceries.

Thank Harvey R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Our family started and ended a 2-wk tour of Northern CA in Sacramento. We discovered Pennisi's Deli on a Saturday and ate our lunch there. The store is great, offering a variety of snacks and OH YUM, we all enjoyed the sandwiches we ordered immensely!...More

Thank redheadPAgirl
Reviewed 1 August 2017

What can I say? If you want a decent sandwich at a fair price, go here. I did . . . twice in one day.

Thank AGuyFromHawaii
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Great deli atmosphere and excellent quality sandwiches. Good selection of snacks and drinks. Staff helpful but not overly friendly.

Thank anagorski
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My colleagues and I visited Pennisi's for breakfast on our 1st morning in Sacramento and ended up coming back 3 times that week. We had a breakfast sandwich on a bagel and coffee/juice. It was delicious. :)

Thank aikoduds
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Breakfast sandwiches were great. Lunch food looked good too. A few tables and wine for sale here along with usual deli and convenience store items.

Thank SFBayMommy
Reviewed 2 February 2017

My sister tried it on Friday so we all went back for lunch on Saturday and loved it. We all had different sandwiches and everyone was happy with their selection. The only thing is that there wasn't a whole lot of room, but we manage...More

Thank GinOaklandCA
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I thought this would be a unique sandwich shop, but it was nothing more than average. A sandwich with chips and a drink was way more expensive than SUBWAY, which is basically next door. The service was poor, the cashier acted like I was bothering...More

Thank D T
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Nice selection and quirky deli. I had the breakfast twice and a snack or two here as well. I would suggest this place for a quick bite to eat.

Thank Tavares N
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I had the "half and half" soup and sandwich. Half of a turkey sandwich with half of a bowl of soup. Great homemade soup, good quality meats and cheese.

Thank Phyllis P
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Lunch, Breakfast
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 1237 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-448-5610
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