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Sal's Sandwiches and Beer

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1028 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3223
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San Luis Obispo, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Unfortunately, this restaurant, which had really good bread is no longer open in downtown San Luis Obispo.

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Thank SLOcyn
Lodi, California
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

We were visiting my daughter who goes to Cal Poly, and her and a friend took us to Sal's. When she was a freshman we went to places like The Habit or Firestone Grill (great by the way), now they have to be out of the way, cool places, where only select students go to hang out and grab a... More 

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Thank J S
Manhattan Beach, California
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128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

Wanted to grab some sandwiches for a picnic and stopped in to Sal's. The super cool guy at the counter gave me a tip that if I couldn't decide which sandwich to choose, just make my own. And so I did. Turkey, chicken, Brie, pickles, tomato and lettuce with spicy mustard. And toasted. Boy oh boy was he right. YUMMM-MEEEE!!... More 

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Thank Sally M
Tehachapi, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2013

Excellent sandwiches and huge protions. The wait staff is top notch. Be prepared for a comfortable and relaxing time.

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13 Thank melsdad2002
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2013 via mobile

Awesome sandwich place. Their bread is great - make sure to get the Back Porch Crunch. They say its their best, and they are not kidding. Service is fast and friendly. Highly recommended if you happen to be in downtown SLO

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Cambria
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2013

So many generous sandwiches to choose from, it's hard to make a choice. There's something for everyone, even vegans like myself, and the portions are very generous. Only drawback is that it takes awhile to study the extensive menu and the crowded space and order-at-the-counter routine make it difficult for first-timers. As if I needed an excuse to come back!

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1 Thank Karen F
Pismo Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2013

I have eaten twice at Sal's and I have yet to have a bad meal. I will go back again since they have big selection of choices. What is neat they can turn any sandwich into a salad.

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Thank Phil K
San Luis Obispo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2012

Sal's is a new sandwich shop in the heart of downtown San Luis Obispo. Tables on sidewalk as well as inside. Their menu includes their own creative take on sandwiches, or you can build your own. I like to create my own, filling mine with a variety of veggies, meat and specialty sauces. I would suggest ordering your sandwich on... More 

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Thank SLOCoaster

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1028 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3223
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?