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Melt -- A Sandwich Joint

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5056 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711-3614
+1 520-326-6358
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08:30 - 04:00
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 04:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:00
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Youngsville, United States
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

All hot and cold sandwiches. Fast counter service and plenty of meat on the sandwiches. Was clean and no frills. Would return.

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Thank Robert J
Tucson, Arizona
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75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

This is one of the best Rueben sandwiches that I have every had! Cool decor with lots of photos and easy location.

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Thank ddbrown2075
Phoenix, Arizona
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326 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 502 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

I went a little boring and got the Philadelphia but after staring at the menu for 10 minutes, I just couldn't decide. The order taker wasn't super friendly but I figured they were trying to create the atmosphere of a Philly/New York no-nonsense shop. The Italian bread was delicious and the sandwich came out blazing hot with fresh veggies. All... More 

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Thank JT_Turner3
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I didn't try the deli sandwiches that, apparently they are famous for... But the staff was friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The wait was short and the Queen was good! Meat, greens and dressing fresh

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Thank Linda Sue N
Tucson,Az
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526 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

Its always good to support local especially when food is excellent and tastes fresh. Their veggie is really really good as well as their variations on cheesesteaks. One of the best things is the bread. Really tasty. If I had a complaint is I wish the side portions were larger- not the best value in my opinion. Sandwich size though... More 

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Thank sccrref
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118 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

I tried this place by ordering two sandwiches to go. The menu was simply, the place was not as clean as a sandwich shop should be. When I walked in the door I noticed tables upside down on other tables like the place wasn't open yet. The floors were dirty and the décor looked old and run down. I gave... More 

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Thank Michael T
Vienna, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

I have eaten at this place now a number of times when coming to town for work. All the options are generous, creative, and really delicious. The potato salad side is not to be missed!

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Thank travel-here-there
Tucson, Arizona
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

If you're in the mood for a generous portion of either a hot or cold sandwich, Melt is a good place to start.

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Thank ecmgremlin
Taos, New Mexico
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58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

Stumbled on this sandwich shop today for lunch. I had a Los Angeles and potato salad. My hubby had a Brooklyn and soup. We both loved every bite. Then shared a big chocolate chip cookie! Next time I'm having their specialty: the Philadelphia. Is tomorrow too soon?

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Thank Nancy B
Tucson, Arizona
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

Melt sandwiches are absolutely amazing! This quaint little place is fairly good priced, and the sandwiches are definitely filling. I recommend this place for a wonderful lunch sandwich.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 04:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 04:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 04:00
Thursday
08:30 - 04:00
Friday
08:30 - 04:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5056 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711-3614
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-326-6358

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