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Potbelly Sandwich Works

1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2400
+1 202-393-6655
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (37 reviews)
“meatball sub” (3 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
10:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
American, Fast food, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2400
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is not the Potbelly we ate at (ours was at 1400 New York Ave just a couple of blocks from the White House) but my wife and I had a very nice lunch. I had the turkey club and my wife had some turkey...More

Thank Frisbee_0905
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great option for a quick meal if you are hurrying to catch a train or bus. Many super combinations available for under $8. They move the line very quickly with a well organized team, despite the many choices. I enjoyed a tasty Chicken Mediterranean Sub...More

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Potbelly for lunch. The line was long and seating was limited. The sandwiches were very good, but a little pricey. Only bottled drinks were available.

Thank deanfanga
Reviewed 10 July 2017

They make a really good sandwich. We had the turkey sandwiches and it was delicious. It was pretty crowded, but we were lucky to find a table. They do wonderful things to the humble sandwich.

Thank JRD222
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The staff was very friendly and helpful to a pair of out-of-towners who have never eaten at Potbelly's before. The sandwiches were delicious and even their sides were great! The price was well within our range and a great place for a quick bite!

Thank BrianDani
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I had the grilled chicken salad and my husband had a turkey sandwich. They were both very good. My salad was big! Got the Potbelly signature dressing, I would recommend it. He also ate here for breakfast the next morning. Inside and outside covered dining.

Thank jillianrene
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Really good subs and the selection of toppings is pretty good. Everything is fresh and they are pretty fast at getting the food out. Prices are just okay. The franchise potato chips aren't that awesome, but they are edible.

Thank Ebazinam
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Your basic deli style place. The prices are okay for region. The sandwiches are serviceable but they won't bowl you over.

Thank WJP2-1776
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Fantastic sandwiches that put other sandwich stops to shame, deliciously fresh and a great selection of add ons. Their meatball sub and the Wreck are truly fantastic and must order along with their milkshakes. They offer speedy service always with a smile!

Thank Brett W
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Potbelly Sandwich works was delicious and the perfect way to cap a hot afternoon in Washington DC. The environment was quaint in such a large and bustling city and allowed us to take a break from the crazy day we had walking around. The menu...More

Thank Stacie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2400
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-393-6655
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