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The 9 Best Sandwich Shops Near Albany

Updated: October 6, 2021

There’s nothing better than the savory fillings between freshly baked bread at these sandwich shops in Albany. To find the tastiest sandwiches in Albany we analyzed millions of diner and expert reviews. Head to the spots on this list for delicious BLT’s, cheesesteaks, and banh mi.

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Solano Junction

American, $$, AlbanyAmerican, $$Albany, East Washington
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 5.0

Kim's Cafe & Sandwiches

Vietnamese, $, AlbanyVietnamese, $Albany, East Washington
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Zarri's Delicatessen

Deli, $, AlbanyDeli, $Albany, Lower Solano
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

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Bakesale Betty

Bakery, $$, OaklandBakery, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Cholita Linda

Latin, $$, OaklandLatin, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Bette's Oceanview Diner

American, $$, BerkeleyAmerican, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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American, $$, OaklandAmerican, $$Oakland, Upper Dimond
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Grégoire

French, $$, BerkeleyFrench, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Hawking Bird

Asian, $$, OaklandAsian, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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How does it work?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Eater and Infatuation, 28808 Albany restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. These spots have been featured in Eater - 15 East Bay Restaurants Great for Gluten-Free Dining, Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings and Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Temescal. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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